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CQ Announcements: July 2017

JULY


HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA — The Harrisburg Radio Amateurs will hold its 46th Annual Firecracker Electronics Expo and Hamfest Saturday, July 1 at the Harrisburg Area Community College-Fire Training Grounds, 3599 Industrial Road. Contact: Tim Lehman, KB3OZA, P.O. Box 453 Hummelstown, PA 17036. Phone (717) 461-3398. Email: <kb3oza@arrl.net>. Website: <www.w3uu.org>. Talk-in 146.16+ (PL 100). DXCC/WAS card checking, special event station.


PLAINS, PENNSYLVANIA — The Murgas Amateur Radio Club will hold the 38th Annual Wilkes-Barre Hamfest & Computerfest Sunday, July 2 at the Polish-American Veterans Hall, 2 South Oak Street. Contact: Herb, K2LNS, (570) 829-2695. Email: <murgasarc@gmail.com>. Website: <http://hamfest.mugasarc.org>. Talkin 146.61 (PL 82.5). VE exams.


SOMERSET, PENNSYLVANIA — The Somerset County Amateur Radio Club will hold the Somerset County PA Hamfest Sunday, July 2 at the Somerset County Technology Center, 281 Technology Drive. Contact: Stew, AK3J, (814) 444-0637. Email: <ak3j@arrl.net>. Website: <www.k3smt.org>. Talk-in 147.195+ (PL 123) or 443.250+ (PL 123). VE exams.


WASHINGTON, PENNSYLVANIA — Washington Amateur Communications will air special event station, W3R, from 2000 UTC Monday, July 3 through 2200 UTC Sunday, July 16. Frequencies include 14.270, 3.865, 18.160, 21.360, and 7.275 MHz. QSL to: Bill Steffey, NY9H, 401 Bells Lake Road, Prosperity, PA 15329. Email: <ny9h@arrl.net>. Website: <http://whiskeyrebellionfestival.com>.


MILTON, FLORIDA — The Milton Amateur Radio Club will hold its 22nd Annual Section Convention Ham Fest and 2017 ARRL Northwest Florida Section Convention Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 at the Santa Rosa County Auditorium, 4530 Spikes Way. Contact: Ken Dunn (850) 994-5726. Email: <k4svx@yahoo.com>. Website: <www.miltonarc.org>. Talk-in 145.490 (PL 100).


BEECH GROVE, INDIANA — The 47th Annual Indianapolis Hamfest will be held Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 at the Marion County Fairgrounds, 7300 East Troy Avenue. Contact: Indianapolis Hamfest, P.O. Box 1672, Noblesville, IN 46061. Phone: (317) 829-6868. Website: <www.indyhamfest.com>. Talk-in 146.76-. VE exams, card checking.


ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA — The Wattsburg Wireless Association will hold the 16th Annual Northwest Pennsylvania Hamfest Saturday, July 8 at the Greene Township Municipal Building, 9333 Tate Road. Contact: 2017 NW PA Hamfest, 9333 Tate Road, Room #144, Erie, PA 16509. Email: <hamfest@wattsburg-wireless.us>. Website: <www.wattsburg-wireless.us>. VE exams.


GERMANTOWN, OHIO — The Germantown Amateur Radio Society will hold the GARS Germantown Hamfest Saturday, July 8 at TriAngle Station. Contact: Phil Thomas, W8RMJ, (937) 902-6738. Email: <w8rmj@arrl.net>. Website: <http://garsonline.org>. Talk-in 443.1875 (PL 123).


KIMBERTON, PENNSYLVANIA — The Mid-Atlantic Radio Club will hold the Valley Forge Hamfest Saturday, July 8 at the Kimberton Fire Company Fairgrounds, Route 113 & Firehouse Lane. Contact: Brian Kelly, AA3BK, (220) 498-1964. Email: <aa3bk@marc-radio.org>. Website: <www.marc-radio.org>. Talk-in 145.130- (PL 131.8) or 147.060+ (PL 131.8). VE exams, DXCC/WAS card checking.


MONUMENT, COLORADO — The Pikes Peak Radio Amateur Association Inc. will hold the PPRAA Ham Radio Megafest Saturday, July 8 at Lewis-Palmer High School, 1300 Higby Road. Contact: PPRAA Inc., P.O. Box 16521, Colorado Springs, CO 80935. Email: <megafest@ppraa.org>. Website: <http://ppraa.org>. Talk-in 146.970- (PL 100). VE exams.


NORTH BEND, NEBRASKA — The Pioneer Amateur Radio Club will hold its 20th Annual Flea Market Saturday, July 8 at the St. Charles Parish Center, 8th & Locust Streets. Contact: Rich Mehaffy, KBØARZ, 230 W. 11th Street, North Bend, NE 68649-4011. Phone: (402) 652-3410. Email: <4randjme@futuretk.com>. Website: <www.k0jfn.com>. Talk-in 146.67-. VE exams.


OAK CREEK, WISCONSIN — The South Milwaukee Amateur Radio Club Inc. will hold its Swapfest 17 Saturday, July 8 at the American Legion Post #434, 9327 S. Shepard Avenue. Contact: Karen, (414) 578-0492. Email: <kc9wqj@arrl.net>. Website: <www.qsl.net/wa9txe>. Talk-in 146.91.


ROSEVILLE, MINNESOTA — The Minnesota Amateur Group of Independent Communicators will hold the 14th Annual MAGIC Repeater Tailgater Saturday, July 8 at the Galilee Lutheran Church, 145 McCarrons Boulevard N. Website: <www.magicrepeater.net>. Talk-in 145.170- (PL 100). VE exams.


SALISBURY, NORTH CAROLINA — The Rowan Amateur Radio Society will hold the 32nd Annual Firecracker Hamfest Saturday, July 8 at the Salisbury Civic Center, 315 Martin Luther King Avenue S. Contact: Doug Spriggs, W4DCS, (704) 762-0192. Email: <w4dcs@arrl.net>. Website: <www.rowanars.org>. Talk-in 145.51 (PL 136.5). VE exams.


TEXAS CITY, TEXAS — The Tidelands Amateur Radio Society will hold the Texas City, Tidelands Hamfest Saturday, July 8 at the Doyle Convention Center, 2010 5th Avenue North. Website: <http://tidelands.org>. Talkin 147.14 (PL 167.9) or 442.025 (PL 103.5). VE exams, transmitter hunt.


AURORA, ILLINOIS — The Fox River Radio League will hold the FRRL Hamfest Sunday, July 9 at Aurora Central Catholic High School, 1255 N. Edgelawn Drive. Contact: Hamfest Chair <hamfest@frrl.org>. Talk-in 147.210+ (PL 103.5). VE exams.


CICERO, NEW YORK — The Radio Amateurs of Greater Syracuse hill hold the RAGS 2017 Hamfest Sunday, July 9 at the American Legion Post #787, 5575 Legionnaire Drive. Email: <hamfest@ragsclub.org>. Website: <www.ragsclub.org>. Talk-in 146.91- (PL 103.5). VE exams.


ESSEX, MONTANA — The 83rd Annual Glacier-Waterton International Peace Park Hamfest will be held Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 16 at the Glacier Meadow RV Park, 15735 US-2. Email: <directors@gwhamfest.org>. Website: <www.gwhamfest.org>. Transmitter hunt, W7G special event station.


ALEXANDER, NEW YORK — The Lancaster Amateur Radio Club will hold the Batavia Hamfest Saturday, July 15 at the Alexander Fireman Grounds, 10708 Alexander Road. Website: <http://w2so.org>. Talk-in 147.285 (PL 141.3). VE exams.


ATHENS, TENNESSEE — The McMinn County Amateur Radio Club will hold the 13th Annual MCARC Hamfest Saturday, July 15 at the McMinn County Expo Center, 2405 Decatur Pike. Phone: (423) 368-1473. Email: <kg4fzr@yahoo.com>. Website: <www.mcminnarc.com>. Talk-in 147.060- (PL 141.3) or 145.150- (PL 141.3).


CARY, NORTH CAROLINA — The Cary Amateur Radio Club will hold its 45th Annual Swapfest Saturday, July 15 at Harold Ritter Park, 301 Lochmere West Drive. Website: <www.qsl.net/n/n4nc>. VE exams.


CENTERVIEW, MISSOURI — The Warrensburg Area Amateur Radio Club Inc. will hold the Warrensburg Hamfest Saturday, July 15 at Crest Ridge Secondary School, 92 NW 58 Highway. Contact: Ken Smith, (660) 441-0007. Email: <hamfest@waarci.org>. Website: <http://waarci.org>. Talk-in 146.880- (PL 107.2). VE exams.


ELYRIA, OHIO — The Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society will hold NOARSFEST Saturday, July 15 at the Lorain County Community College-John A. Spitzer Conference Center, 1005 North Abbe Road. Contact: Darlene Ohman, KA8VTS, (216) 398-8858 (before 11 p.m.). Email: <noarsfest@noars.net>. Website: <www.noars.net>. Talk-in 146.70 (PL 110.9).


SLIDELL, LOUISIANA — The Ozone Amateur Radio Club will hold the Slidell EOC Hamfest 2017 Saturday, July 15 at John Slidell Park, 105 Robert Boulevard. Contact: OARC, P.O. Box 553, Slidell, LA 70459. Email: <hamfest@w5sla.net>. Website: <www.w5sla.net>. Talk-in 147.27+ (PL 114.8). VE exams.


AUGUSTA, NEW JERSEY — The Sussex County Amateur Radio Club will hold the 39th Annual SCARC Hamfest Sunday, July 16 at the Sussex County Farm & Horse Show Fairgrounds, 37 Plains Road. Contact: Dan Carter, N2ERH, 8 Carter Lane, Branchville, NJ 07826. Phone: (973) 862-8197. Email: <hamfest@scarcnj.org>. Website: <www.sussexhamfest.org>. Talk-in 147.30+ (PL 151.4). VE exams.


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, The MIT Electronics Research Society, the MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold the Flea at MIT Sunday, July 16 at the parking garage on Albany and Main Streets. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.520, 449.725- (PL 114.8).


PEOTONE, ILLINOIS — The Kankakee Area Radio Society will hold KARSFEST 2017 Sunday, July 16 at the Will County Fairgrounds. Contact: Art Reis, K9XI, 308 Eastgate Court, New Lenox, IL 60451. Phone: (815) 348-7752. Email: <karsfest@gmail.com>. Website: <www.w9az.com>. VE exams, card checking.


WASHINGTON, MISSOURI — The Zero Beaters Amateur Radio Club will hold its Annual Hamfest Sunday, July 16 at the Washington Elks Hall, 1459 West 5th Street. Contact: Bruce Serbus <kd0kcf@sbcglobal.net>. VE exams.


OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA — The Ham Holiday 2017 and 2017 ARRL Oklahoma State Convention will be held Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22 at the Tower Hotel, 3233 Northwest Expressway. Contact: Mark Kleine, N5HZR, <n5hzr@arrl.org>. Website: <http://hamholiday.com>. VE exams.


CHEHALIS, WASHINGTON — The Chehalis Valley Amateur Radio Society will hold the 19th Annual Ham Radio Tailgate Swap Meet and Auction Saturday, July 22 at the Southwest Washington Fairgrounds. Contact: John (360) 273-5929. Email: <k7osk@boatanchor.com>. Website: <http://cvars.org>. Talk-in 147.060+ (PL 110.9).


PINETOP-LAKESIDE, ARIZONA — The Kachina Amateur Radio Club will hold the White Mountain Hamfest Saturday, July 22 at Mountain Meadow Park, 932 N. Woodland Road. Contact: Chad Brewer, KI7KLM; Vince Cattolica, KA7JOL; or Randy Beercroft, W7RJB. Email: <info@kachinaarc.org>. Website: <www.kachinaarc.org>. VE exams.


DEERFIELD, NEW YORK — The Utica Amateur Radio Club will hold RADIOCOMM 2017 Sunday, July 23 at the Deerfield Fire Department Grounds, 5476 Trenton Road. Website: <www.uticaarc.com>.


OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN — The Fox Cities Amateur Radio Club will air special event station, W9ZL, daily from 1400-2200 UTC Wednesday, July 26 through Saturday, July 30 to honor EAA Airventure, the world's largest airshow. Frequencies include 14.250, 7.250, and 50.150

SSB. QSL a SASE to: FCARC AirVenture 2017, P.O. Box 2346, Appleton, WI 54912.


ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO — The Central State VHF Society will hold the 2017 CSVHF Society Conference Thursday, July 27 through Sunday, July 30 at the Sheraton Albuquerque Airport Hotel, 2910 Yale Boulevard SE. Website: <http://2017.csvhfs.org>.


LANSING, MICHIGAN — The Central Michigan Amateur Radio Club will hold its Outdoor Hamfest 2017 Saturday, July 29 at the Holt Christian Church, 2424 Washington Road. Contact: Clyde Tompkins, K8CPT, (517) 927-3801. Email: <k8cpt@qsl.net>. Website: <www.centralmiarc. com>. Talk-in 145.390 (PL 100). VE exams, special event station.


LEBANON, TENNESSEE — The Wilson Amateur Radio Club will hold the 2nd Annual Greater Nashville & Middle Tennessee HamQuest Saturday, July 29 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center 945 E. Baddour Parkway. Website: <http://midtnhamquest.com>. VE exams.


WAYNESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA — The Western Carolina Amateur Radio Society will hold the WCARS Hamfest 2017 Saturday, July 29 at the Haywood County Fairgrounds, 758 Crabtree Road. Contact: WCARS, P.O. Box 1488, Asheville, NC 28802. Website: <www.wcars.org>. Talk-in 146.910- (PL 91.5). VE exams.


RAVENNA, OHIO — The Portage Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfair 2017 Sunday, July 30 at the Maplewood Career Center, 7075 State Route 88. Contact: Joanne Solak, KJ3O, (330) 274-8240. Email: <kj30@arrl.net>. Website: <http://portagearc.org>.


AUGUST


CANTON, OHIO — The Canton Amateur Radio Club will a special event station from Thursday, August 3 through Sunday, August 6 to celebrate the Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival. Frequencies include 14.285, 21.320, 7.200, and 146.790 (PL 141.3) MHz. QSL to Canton ARC, P.O. Box 8673, Canton, OH 44711-8673. Contact: Dennis Moriarty, K8AGB, (330) 479-9722.


AUSTIN, TEXAS — The Austin Amateur Radio Club and the Texas VHF-FM Society will hold Austin Summerfest 2017 and 2017 ARRL South Texas Section Convention Friday, August 4 and Saturday, August 5 at the Crown Plaza Austin, 6121 N. IH-35. Contact: Joe Makeever, 8609 Tallwood Drive, Austin TX 78759-8126. Phone: (512) 345-0800. Email: <w5hs@arrl.net>. Website: <www.austonsummerfest.org>. Talk-in 146.94 (PL 107.2).

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON — The Spokane DX Association and Idaho DX Association will hold 62nd Annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention Friday, August 4 and Saturday, August 5 at the Hotel RL by Red Lion Spokane, 303 W. North River Drive. Website: <http://pacificnwdxconventin.com>. DXCC card checking.


MORGANTON, NORTH CAROLINA — The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club, Western Piedmont Amateur Radio Club, and the McDowell Amateur Radio Club will hold the 20th Annual C.V.Hamfest Saturday, August 5 at the Burke County Fairgrounds, 145 Bost Road. Website: <www.cvhamfest.com>. Talk-in 147.150+.


ONALASKA, WISCONSIN — The Riverland Amateur Radio Club will hold its Swapfest Saturday, August 5 at the Onalaska Omni Center, 255 Riders Club Road. Contact: Greg Miller (608) 792-7841. Email: <k9lec@arrl.net>. Talk-in 146.970 (PL 131.8). VE exams, DXCC/VUCC/WAC/WAS/160M card checking.


TRUMANSBURG, NEW YORK — The Tompkins County Amateur Radio Association will hold the Ithaca Hamfest, Saturday August 5 at the Trumansburg Fairgrounds, NYS 96. Email: <ne2t@arrl.net>. Website: <http://tcara-ny.org/hamfest>. VE exams.


VINTON, VIRGINIA — The Roanoke Valley Amateur Radio Club will hold the Roanoke Hamfest 2017 Saturday, August 5 at the Vinton Moose Lodge, 2127 East Washington Avenue. Contact: Nancy Wood, KG4ETP, (540) 330-7101. Email: <woodest2003@cox.net>. Website: <www.w4ca.us>. Talk-in 146.985- (PL 107.2). VE exams.


BERRYVILLE, VIRGINIA — The Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club will hold the 67th Annual Berryville Hamfest Sunday, August 6 at the Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds, 890 W. Main Street. Contact: John, WD4GEK, or Elizabeth, W4EHC Cottrell (540) 436-3818 or (540) 333-0837. Email: <berryvillehamfest@gmail.com>. Website: <www.shenvalarc.org>. VE exams.


CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA — The Cedar Valley Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfest 2017 Sunday, August 6 at the Teamsters' Hall, 5000 J Street SW. Contact: Tim Busch (319) 373-3971. Email: <n0ckr@arrl.net>. Website: <http://w0gq.org>. Talk-in 146.745. VE exams, card checking.


PEOTONE, ILLNOIS — The Hamfesters Radio Club will hold its 83rd Annual Hamfest Sunday, August 6 at the Will County Fairgrounds, 17 S. West Street. Contact: Don Pointer, KC9EQQ, 550 W. 42nd Place, Chicago, IL 60609. Phone: (773) 426-1936. Email: <dpointer65@aol.com>. Website: <www.hamfesters.org>. Talk-in 146.52. VE exams.


ALBEQURQUE, NEW MEXICO — New Mexico Hamvention Inc. will hold the Duke City Hamfest and 2017 ARRL New Mexico State Convention Friday, August 11 through Sunday, August 13 at the Sid Cutter Pilot Pavilion-Balloon Fiesta Park, 9401 Balloon Museum Drive, NE. Website: <https://dukecityhamfest.org>. VE exams, WAS/DXCC card checking.


FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA — The Cape Fear Amateur Radio Society will hold the 19th Annual Ole Fashioned CFARS SwapFest Saturday, August 12 at the Cumberland County Shrine Club, 7040 Ramsey Street. Contact: David, KR4OE, (910) 624-1394. Email: <kr4oe@nc.rr.com>. Talk-in 146.910- (PL 100). VE exams.


FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA — The Fort Pierce Amateur Radio Club will hold the Fort Pierce Hamfest Saturday, August 12 at the Indian River State College, 3209 Virginia Avenue. Website: <www.fparc.net>. Talk-in 147.345 (PL 107.2). VE exams, DXCC card checking.


QUINCY, ILLINOIS — The Western Illinois Amateur Radio Club will hold its Swapfest 2017 Saturday, August 12 at the Paloma Shelter House, 1895 East 1635th Street. Contact: Ralph, KC9VZD, <buddy_lightfoot@gmail.com>. Website: <www.w9awe.org>. Talk-in 147.03+ (PL 103.5). VE exams.


SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA — The Shreveport Amateur Radio Association will hold the 2017 Shreveport-Bossier Hamfest and 2017 ARRL Delta Division Convention Saturday, August 12 at the Louisiana Fairgrounds, 3701 Hudson Avenue. Contact: Bruce Deville, KE5CPL, (318) 751-8596. Email: <bdeville@aol.com>. Website: <www.shreveporthamfest.com>.


O'FALLON, MISSOURI — The St. Charles Amateur Radio Club will hold the SCARC Hamfest 2017 Sunday, August 13 at the Elks Lodge, 1163 Tom Ginnever Avenue. Contact: Renee Simon, KDØOTG, (636) 978-8422. Email: <akaqb@charter.net>. Website: <www.wb0hsi.org>. Talk-in 146.67- or 145.33.


ALPENA, MICHIGAN — The Thunder Bay Amateur Radio Club will hold Alpena's 4th Annual Swap Meet Saturday, August 19 at the Alpena Mall, 2380 US 23 South. Contact: TBARC, P.O. Box 764, Alpena, MI 49707. Email: <w1up@thunderbayarc.org>. Website: <http://thunderbayarc.org>.


HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA — The Huntsville Hamfest Association will hold the Huntsville Hamfest Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20 at the Von Braun Civic Center, 700 Monroe Street. Contact: Dave Givens, K5RSI, (256) 883-2760. Email: <dagivens@yahoo.com>. Website: <www.hamfest.org>. Talk-in 146.94 (PL 100) or 145.36 (PL 100). VE exams, DXCC card checking.


RINGWOOD, NEW JERSEY — The Ramapo Mountain Amateur Radio Club will hold the RMARC 39th Annual Hamfest Saturday, August 19 at St. Catherine Roman-Catholic Church, 112 Erskine Road. Contact: Kenneth Hansen, KB2SSE, (973) 907-6898 (before 9 p.m.). Email: <kb2sse@arrl.net>. Website: <www.qsl.net/rmarc>.


ROCHESTER, NEW YORK — The Rochester Radio Repeater Association will hold the RRRA Hamfest at Barnard Saturday, August 19 at 360 Maiden Lane. Contact: RRRA, P.O. Box 92031, Rochester, NY 14692. Email: <2017.rrra.hamfest@gmail.com>. Website: <http://k2rra.org>. Talk-in 146.925- (PL 110.9). VE exams.


VANCOUVER, WASHINGTON — The Clark County Amateur Radio Club will hold the annual Clark County Ham Fair Saturday, August 19 at the Salmon Creek American Legion, 14011 NE 20th Avenue. Contact: Vanessa, KE7UBB, <clarkcountyhamfair@w7aia.org>. Website: <www.w7aia.org>.


WINDSOR MAINE — The Augusta Amateur Radio Association will hold the Windsor Ham Fest Saturday, August 19 at the Windsor Fair Grounds, 82 Ridge Road. Website: <http://w1tlc.org>. Talk-in 146.70 VE exams.


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, The MIT Electronic Research Society, the MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold the Flea at MIT Sunday, August 20 at the parking garage on Albany and Main Streets. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.520, 449.725- (PL 114.8).


BARABOO, WISCONSIN — The Yellow Thunder Amateur Radio Club will hold the 21st Annual Circus City Swapfest Saturday, August 26 at the Badger Steam & Gas Engine Show Grounds, S3347 Sand Road. Contact: Tom Harrison, N9PQJ, (608) 963-0762. Email: <n9pqj@yellowthunder.org>. Website: <www.yellowthunder.org>.


JOPLIN, MISSOURI — The Joplin Amateur Radio Club will hold the Joplin Hamfest Saturday, August 26 at the Joplin Convention & Trade Center, 3535 Hammons Boulevard. Contact: JARC, P.O. Box 2983, Joplin, MO 64803-2983. Website: <www.joplinhamfest.org>. Talk-in 147.210+ (PL 91.5). VE exams.


SPENCER, INDIANA — The Owen County Amateur Radio Association will hold its Hamfest Saturday, August 26 at the Owen County Fair Grounds-Community Building, South East Street. Website: <www.owencountyara.org>. Talk-in 146.985 (PL 136.5). VE exams.


ADAMS, MAINE — The Northern Berkshire Amateur Radio Club will hold the NoBARC Hamfest Sunday, August 27 at the Adams Agricultural Fair Grounds-Bowe Field, 3 Orcutt Street. Contact: Eric (413) 743-9975. Website: <www.nobarc.org>. Talk-in 146.91 (PL 162.2). VE exams.


LAKEWOOD, NEW YORK — The Chautauqua Amateur Radio Service will hold the CARS Hamfest Sunday, August 27 at the Lakewood Rod & Gun Club Inc., 433 East Terrace Avenue. Talk-in 146.790 (PL 127.3). VE exams.


NEWTON, CONNECTICUT — The Candlewood Amateur Radio Association will hold the Western CT Hamfest Sunday, August 27 at Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main Street. Contact: Joe Morelli, W1JGM, (203) 417-0160. Email: <w1jgm@aol.com>. Website: <http://hamfest.cararadioclub.org>. Talk-in 147.300+ (PL 100).


STOW, OHIO — The Cuyahoga Falls Amateur Radio Club will hold its 9th Annual Tailgate Hamfest Sunday, August 27 at the Tobert Pinn Armory, 4630 Allen Road. Website: <www.cfarc.org>.


SEPTEMBER


LANCASTER, NEW YORK — The Lancaster Amateur Radio Club will hold the Lancaster Hamfest Sunday, September 9 at Bowen Road Grove, 3845 Bowen Road. Website: <http://w2so.org>. Talk-in 147.225 (PL 107.2).


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, The MIT Electronics Research Society, the MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold the Flea at MIT Sunday, September 17 at the parking garage on Albany and Main Streets. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.520, 449.725- (PL 114.8).


OCTOBER


FLUSHING, NEW YORK — The Hall of Science Amateur Radio Club will hold its semiannual Hamfest Sunday, October 8 at the Hall of Science, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 47-01 111th Street. Contact: Steven Greenbaum, WB2KDG, (718) 898-5599 (nights only). Email: <wb2kdg@arrl.net>. Website: <www.hosarc.org>. Talk-in 444.200 (PL 136.5). VE exams, card checking.


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, The MIT Electronic Research Society, the MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold the Flea at MIT Sunday, October 15 at the parking garage on Albany and Main Streets. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.520, 449.725- (PL 114.8).





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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