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CQ Announcements: June 2014

BETHPAGE, NEW YORK — The Long Island Mobile Amateur Radio Club will hold the Long Island Hamfair & Electronics Show Sunday, June 1 at Briarcliffe College. Contact: Dave Akins, AK1NS, (516) 694-4937. Email: <hamfest@limarc.org>. Website: <http://www.limarc.org>. Talk-in 146.85 (PL 136.5).

BUTLER, PENNSYLVANIA — The Breezeshooters will hold its 60th Annual Hamfest and Computer Show Sunday, June 1 at the Butler Farm Show Grounds. Contact: Bob Benna, N3LWP, P.O. Box 101018, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Phone: (412) 366-0488. Email: <hamfest2014@breezeshooters.org>. Website: <http://www.breezeshooters.org>. Talk-in 147.300+. VE exams.

PRINCETON, ILLINOIS — The Starved Rock Radio Club will hold Hamfest 2014 Sunday, June 1 at the Bureau County Fairgrounds. Contact: Matthew Weaver, KB9VZH, 319 Desoto Street, Ottawa, IL 61350. Phone: (815) 313-5924. Email: <starvedrockhamfest@hotmail.com>. Website: <http://www.w9mks.org>. Talk-in 146.955- (PL 103.5). VE exams.

SEASIDE, OREGON — The Sea-Pac Convention will be held Friday, June 6; Saturday, June 7; and Sunday, June 8 at the Seaside Convention Center. Contact: SEA-PAC Ham Convention, P.O Box 25466, Portland, OR 97298-0466. Wayne Schuler, AI9Q, (360) 892-5580. Email: <info@seapac.org>. Website: <http://www.seapac.org>. VE exams.

HERMON, MAINE — The Pine State Amateur Radio Club will hold the 27th Annual Bangor Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Hermon High School. Website: <http://n1me.com>. Talk-in 146.940-. VE exams.

HUDSONVILLE, MICHIGAN — The Independent Repeater Association, Inc. will hold the 2014 IRA Grand Rapids Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Hudsonville Fairground. Contact: IRA Hamfest, P.O. Box 8122, Kentwood, MI 49518. Phone: (616) 541-4090. Email: <hamfest@w8ira.org>. VE exams.

MAPLEWOOD, MINNESOTA — The TwinsLAN and Mining Amateur Radio Clubs will hold the 23rd Annual Tailgate Swapfest Saturday, June 7 at the 3M Center. Email: <tailgate@twinslan.net>. Website: <http://www.twinslan.net>. Talk-in 147.120.

MARIETTA, GEORGIA — The Atlanta Radio Club and the Kennehoochee Amateur Radio Club will hold the Atlanta Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Jim R. Miller Park. Contact: John Talipsky, N3ACK, <n3ack@atlantaradioclub.org>. Website: <http://www.atlantahamfest.org>. Talk-in 146.820- (PL 146.2). VE exams.

MARYSVILLE, CALIFORNIA — The Yuba Sutter Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Peach Tree Mall. Talk-in 146.085 (PL 127.3).

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO, CANADA — The Mississauga Amateur Radio Club will air special event station, VE3MIS, from 1400 to 2000 UTC, daily from Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8. Frequencies include 14.240 and 7.230. For certificates mail a SASE and $2 U.S. to MARC, c/o Michael Brickell, VE3TKI, 2801 Bucklepost Cres., Mississauga, ON, Canada L5L 1M6. Website: <http://www.marc.on.ca>.

PRINCETON, KENTUCKY — The Princeton Ham Radio Club will hold its Third Annual Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Princeton, KY Fire Training Center. Email: <n4mht@mchsi.com>. Phone: (270) 365-7777. Website: <http://www.w4kbl.org>. Talk-in 145.230 (PL 179.9). VE exams.

TEDROW, OHIO — The Fulton County Amateur Radio Club will hold the Fulton County Amateur Radio Club Outdoor Flea Market and Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at The Roth Family Woodlot. Email: <hamfest@k8bxq.org>. Website: <http://k8bxq.org>. Talk-in 147.195+. VE exams.

SHOW LOW, ARIZONA — The Kachina Amateur Radio Club will hold the White Mountain Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Show Low City Hall. Contact: Jim Mortensen, <w7azy@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.kachina-arc.org>. Talkin 145.310 (PL 110.9). VE exams.

WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA — The Forsyth Amateur Radio Club of Winston Salem, NC will hold the Winston-Salem Classic Hamfest Saturday, June 7 at the Summit School Dining Hall. Contact: (336) 245-5740. Email: <hamfest@w4nc.com>. Website: <http://www.w4nc.com>. Talk-in 146.64 (PL 100) or 145.47 (PL 107.2). VE exams.

GRANITE CITY, ILLINOIS — The Egyptian Radio Club will hold EgyptianFest 2014 Sunday, June 8 at the Granite City Moose Lodge. Egyptian Radio Club, P.O. Box 562, Granite City, IL 62040. Email: <hamfest@w9aiu.net>. Website: <http://www.w9aiu.org>. Talk-in 146.790.

MANASSAS, VIRGINIA — The “Ole Virginia Hams” Amateur Radio Club, Inc. will hold the 40th Annual Manassas Hamfest Amateur Radio, Computer & Electronics Show Sunday, June 8 at the Prince William County Fairgrounds. Vendor contact: Ron, N4RDZ, <vendors@manassashamfest.org>. Website: <http://manassashamfest.org> or <http://w4ovh.net>. Talk-in 146.97-, 442.200+, or D-STAR 442.5125+. VE exams.

MANASSAS, VIRGINIA — The Prince William County 4-H will air special event station, N4H, from 1100 to 1900 UTC, Sunday, June 8. Frequencies include 14.225, 18.155, 21.335, and 28.335. QSL with a SASE to N4H, c/o Clarence Meese (K4CNM), P.O. Box 2158, Manassas VA 20108. Phone: (703) 501-8929.

QUEENS, NEW YORK — The Hall of Science Amateur Radio Club will hold its semi-annual Hamfest Sunday, June 8 at the New York Hall of Science park-ing lot in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Contact: Stephen Greenbaum, WB2KDG, (718) 898-5599 (nights only). Email: <wb2kdg@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.hosarc.org>. Talk-in 444.200 repeat (PL 136.5). VE exams.

PLANO, TEXAS — HamCom Inc. will hold the Ham-Com Amateur Radio Convention Friday, June 13; and Saturday, June 14 at the Plano Center. Contact: Ham-Com Inc., P.O. Box 260721, Plano, TX 75026. Website: <http://www.hamcom.org>. VE exams.

KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE — The Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville will hold the 48th Annual Knoxville Hamfest & Electronics Exposition and ARRL Tennessee State Convention Saturday, June 14 at the Kerbala Temple. Contact: Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville, P.O. Box 50514, Knoxville, TN 37950-0514. Lou Dreinhoefer (865) 995-1588. Email: <wb3jkq@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.w4bbb.org>. VE exams.

LIME RIDGE, PENNSYLVANIA — The Columbia-Montour Amateur Radio Club will hold the 24th Annual CMARC and Bloomsburg Hamfest Saturday, June 14 at the Lime Ridge Community Center. Contact: Randy, N3JPV, (570) 759-2306. Email: <n3jpv@verizon.net>. Website: <http://www.qsl.net/cm-arc/>. Talk-in 147.225+ (PL 85.4). VE exams.

ORCUTT, CALIFORNIA — The Satellite Amateur Radio Club will hold the Santa Maria Ham Radio Swapfest and BBQ Saturday, June 14 at the Newlove Picnic Grounds. Website: <http://www.satellitearc.com>. Talk-in 145.14- (PL 131.8).

PORT LUDLOW, WASHINGTON — The Port Ludlow Amateur Radio Club (N7PL) will hold its 8th Annual Old Fashion – Tailgater Swap Meet Saturday, June 14 at the Grace Christian Center Parking Lot. Website: <http://www.n7pl.org>. Talk-in 146.520 simplex.

POST FALLS, IDAHO — The Kootenai Amateur Radio Society will hold its Hamfest 2014 Saturday, June 14 at the American Legion Hall-Post Falls. Contact: Jim Monroe (208) 755-2100. Email: <n7esu@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.k7id.org>. Talk-in 146.98- (PL 127.3). VE exams.

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, MIT Electronics Research Society, MIT UHF Repeater Association, and MIT Radio Society will hold the monthly Flea at MIT Sunday, June 15 at the Albany Street Garage. Contact: MIT Radio Society, W1GSL, P.O. Box 397082, Cambridge, MA 02139-7082. Phone: (617) 253-3776 (9-5, Monday-Friday). Website: <http://www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.52 or 449.725- (PL 114.8).

MONROE, MICHIGAN — The Monroe County Radio Communications Association will hold the Monroe Hamfest and Computer Show Sunday, June 15 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds. Contact: Fred VanDaele, KA8EBI, 4 Carl Drive, Monroe, MI 48162. Email: <ka8ebi@yahoo.com>. Website: <http://www.mcrca.org>. Talk-in 146.72-.

WHEATON, ILLINOIS — The Six Meter Club of Chicago will hold its 57th Annual Hamfest along with the Antique Radio Club of Illinois Swap Meet; and the Midwest Classic Radio Net Hamboree Sunday, June 15 at the DuPage County Fairgrounds. Contact: Six Meter Club of Chicago, 3532 Raymond Avenue, Brookfield IL 60513-1204. Phone: (708) 442.4961. Email: <wd9gjk@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.k9ona.com>, <http://www.antique-radios.org>. Talk-in 146.52 or 146.37+ (PL 107.2). VE exams.

LOWELL, MICHIGAN — The West Michigan Youth Club will hold the WMYC Hamfest Saturday, June 21 at Lowell High School. Contact: Al Eckman, 725 Bowes Road, Apt. K6, Lowell, MI 49331. Phone: (616) 450-4332. Email: <al.eckman@comcast.net>. Website: <http://www.westmichiganyouthclub.org>. Talk-in 146.620- (PL 98.8) or 145.270- (PL 94.8). VE exams.

MILFORD, OHIO — The Milford Amateur Radio Club will hold the 24th Annual Milford Hamfest Saturday, June 21 at the Eastside Christian Church. Contact: Jim, WB8RRR, (513) 831-6255. Email: <wb8rrr@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.w8mrc.com>. Talk-in 147.345+. VE exams.

NEWINGTON, CONNECTICUT — The Newington Amateur Radio League will hold NARL Fest 2014 Saturday, June 21 at St. Mary’s School. Website: <http://www.narlhamfest.org>. Talk-in 145.450. VE exams.

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY —The Raritan Valley Radio Club will hold the W2QW-Hamfest Saturday, June 21 at Piscataway High School. Contact: Drew, W2OU, (732) 801-4654 (call before 9 p.m.). Email: <drumor@optonline.net>. Website: <http://www.w2qw.org>. Talk-in 146.625-, 442.250- (PL 141.3), or 146.520 simplex. VE exams.

STAR CITY, WEST VIRGINIA — The Mon County Amateur Radio Club will hold its HAMfest Saturday, June 21 at the Saint Mary’s Catholic Church Outdoor Pavillion. Contact: Mon County ARC, P.O. Box 364, Dellslow, WV 26531. Talk-in 147.075 (PL 103.5).

TIMONIUM, MARYLAND — The Mid-Atlantic Antique Radio Club will hold RadioActivity 2014 Thursday, June 26; Friday, June 27; and Saturday, June 27 at the Holiday Inn Timonium. Contact: Chris Kocsis, 7315 Oriole Avenue, Springfield, VA 22150-4302. Phone (703) 913-9143. Email: <chrisk33@cox.net>. Website: <http://www.maarc.org>.

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY — Ham Radio at Lake Constance & Maker World, DARC Conference, June 27–29. For details, go to: <http://www.hamradio-friedrichshafen.de>/.

Special Event Listings:
For additional and more comprehensive special event listing, visit: <http://www.CQPlusSpecialEvents.blogspot.com>.


Please submit hamfest and special event announcements at least three months in advance by e-mail to <hamfest@cq-amateur-radio.com> or <specialevent@cq-amateur-radio.com>, or by postal mail to: CQ Magazine, Attn: Hamfests (or Special Events), 25 Newbridge Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801.

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