STEERING COMMITTEE MINUTES FOR AUGUST 22, 2017

CVRC Steering Committee Meeting 8-22-17 The meeting started at 7:05 pm. Present: Ken Wilkens, Jen Shaw, Jeff Shaw, Steve Jones The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Jen Shaw. Mickie was unavailable. Steve Jones read the minutes of the 8-8-17 General Meeting. Query: The time and date from Larry Beagle for the next Tech. License Course? Ken Wilkens, after extensive study, gave a report on various options open to us for the next Christmas Party. We talked about the Slusser Senior Center, the Ici Bon Restaurant (where we hold a reservation at this time), Allen’s Restaurant, choosing a dinner, a buffet, or other type of service, the pros and cons of catering, insurances, costs, and several other issues. . We will investigate The Henniker Community Center, doing a pot luck somewhere and other options. Reminder: The Ici Bon Restaurant reservation currently is for Dec. 9th, (more…)

REGULAR MEETING MINUTES FOR AUGUST 8, 2017

CONTOOCOOK VALLEY RADIO CLUB GENERAL MEETING – 8/8/17 There were 25 people present. The Treasurer’s Report was given and accepted. No major changes occurred since the last report. For Field Day, June, 2017, the final score was 9,750 points. This was a very good score. Aug. 22nd is the date of the next Executive (Steering) Committee meeting. It was noted that Sept. 16th about 10 operators will be needed for the Peddling for Payson activity. At the Sept. 12th meeting, Jock Irvine will give a presentation on operating with QRP CW. The formal portion of our meeting was adjourned at about 8:00 pm. Next Peter Stohrer gave his talk on current issues related to the ARRL. He emphasized the need and use of emergency radio communications, everywhere. He mentioned that the Granite State Phone net operates on 3.973 MHz or on 3965 LSB, at (more…)