These Special Event stations are scheduled for July:

N1M, operated by the Algonquin ARC in celebration of the 350th anniversary of Marlborough, Massachusetts; 0000Z-2300Z June 25 through July 5 on 7.250, 14.250 MHz, ±QRM. QSL: AARC, P.O. Box 258, Marlborough, MA 01752. Information: <http://www.n1em.org>.

W3ACH, from the 24th annual Chambersfest Festival in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; 1330-1930Z July 17 on 7.260 or 14.260 MHz SSB ±QRM and on the CVARC 147.120 repeater and other local machines. All stations who work W3ACH will get a certificate following confirmation of your address via on-line callsign databases. Each station sends a paper QSL card (not electronic) to add to our card collection. Send QSL card and contact details to Chambersfest, Cumberland Valley AmateurRadio Club, P.O. Box 121, Chambersburg, PA 17201. Information: <http://www.chambersburg.org> and CVARC: <http://www.w3ach.org>.

W3C, commemorating 100 years of power boat racing in Cambridge, Maryland, 1400Z-2100Z daily July 22-25 on 7.200, 14.250, 21.250, and 28.350 MHz. QSL to E.A.R.S., P.O. Box 311, Easton, MD 21601. Information: <http://www.k3emd.com>.

K4F, from the 39th Annual Smithville Fiddlers' Jamboree & Crafts Festival in Smithville, Tennessee; DeKalb County Amateur Radio Club; 1400-2200Z July 3 on 28.425, 21.335, 14.280, 7.275 MHz. For QSL send SASE to: Wm. Freddy Curtis, KC4GUG, 288 Dogwood Circle, Smithville, TN 37166-2712. Information: <http://www.dcarc.drivehq.com/>.

W9ZL, from EAA Airventure 2010, Oshkosh, Wisconsin; Fox Cities Amateur Radio Club; 1300-2100Z July 28 to August 1 on 14.250, 7.270, 52.550, 146.520 MHz. Certificate: FCARC Airventure 2010, P.O. Box 2346, Appleton, WI 54912. Information: <http://www.FCARC.us>.

The following hamfests are slated for July and early Aug.:

July 3, Eastern Pennsylvania ARRL Section Convention & Firecracker Hamfest, Marysville Lion's Park, Marysville, Pennsylvania. Information: e-mail: <hracw3uu@gmail.com>; phone 717-896-0256; <www.w3uu.org>. Special event station W3Win operation at the convention. (Talk-in 146.16/76, PL 100)

July 9-11, International Hamfest, CCC Lodge, U.S. side of the International Peace Garden, access from Denseith, North Dakota or south from Boissevain, Manitoba, Canada. Contact: Richard Holder, VE4QK, e-mail: <ve4qk@mts.net>, phone 204-268-1702. (Talk-in 146.52, 146.64 simplex)

July 10, South Milwaukee Amateur Radio Club's 42nd Annual Swapfest, American Legion Post No. 434, Oak Creek, Wisconsin. Information and map at: <http://www.qsl.net/wa9txe> and click on SWAPFEST. (Talk-in 146.52 MHz)

July 10, 2010 TARS Hamfest, Doyle Convention Center, Texas City, Texas; Tidelands Amateur Radio Society. Information and registration: <http://www.tidelands.org>. (Exams)

July 17, Pike's Peak Radio Amateur Association Ham Radio Megafest, Lewis-Palmer High School, Monument, Colorado. Information: <http://www.ppraa.org>. (Exams 10 AM)

July 17, Pioneer Amateur Radio Club's 13th Annual Flea Market, St. Charles Parish Center, North Bend, Nebraska. Contact Rich Mehaffey, KB0ARZ, phone 402-652-3410; e-mail: <4randjme@ futuretk.com>; <http://www.k0jfn.com>.

July 18, Mid-Atlantic ARC's Valley Forge Hamfest, Kimberton Fire Co. Fairgrounds, Kimberton, Pennsylvania. Contact Mike Pilotti, KF3CD, e-mail: <kf3cd@arrl.net>; phone 610-696-5040; <http://www.marc-radio.org>. (Talk in 145.13- and 147.06+ CTCSS 131.8)

July 18, Maryland Hamfest & Computerfest, Howard County Fairgrounds, off I-70 at Rt. 32. Baltimore Radio Amateur Television Society. Information: e-mail: <brats@bratsatv,org>, phone 410-461-1212, <http://www.bratsatv.org>. (Exams 9 AM, preregistration required)

July 23-24, 35th Annual Ham Holiday 2010, Biltmore Hotel/ Conference Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Central Oklahoma Radio Amateurs. Information: <www.HamHoliday. org>. (Talk-in 146.85+, PL 141.3; exams)

August 1, 60th Annual Berryville Hamfest, Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds, Berryville, Virginia. Shenandoah Valley ARC. Information: Teresa Orndorff, phone 540-533-0961, <hamfest2010@concast.net>. (Talk-in 146.82-; exams 12 noon)


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