Steering Committee Minutes for September 26, 2017

CVRC STEERING COMMITTEE MTG. September 26, 2017 Meeting started at 7:16 pm. Present: Larry Beagle, Steve Jones, Mickie and Dale Clement, Frank Ross, Mike Plunkett, Jen & Jeff Shaw. Mike reviewed some questions he had relative to the continuing activities of the Scholarship Committee. As a result of discussion the following conclusions are agreed to: We will strive for a $400 dollar goal this year. Mike will try to identify 3 fund raising people to assist him in his activities. This year the following schools will be contacted: JS., Hop., Kear., MV, and possibly CHS. Mike wishes to continue with the use of a 5 judge panel. He still wants to continue with the use of collection cans. He wants to investigate the use for fund raising, of printing or embroidering ‘T’ shirts. He wishes to have each of the 3 fundraisers carry receipt (more…)

Minutes from the General Meeting on September 12, 2017

CVRC GENERAL MEETING SEPT. 12, 2017 The meeting began at 7:31 pm. There were approximately 27+ people present. Scholarship Comm. Report: The kickoff for next years fundraising will begin soon. Further discussion will occur at the Steering Committee. Repeater Committee Report: After a crew went to the site and measured various parameters, we were advised to “Leave it Alone”. It was determined that the RF losses in the cans was manageable and to leave it alone. Also the repeater needs a new deep cycle battery. Upcoming Activities: Pedaling for Payson – Sept. 16th Music on Mainstreet (Henniker) – Sept. 30th. More people are needed to assist with communications (This is primarily an ARES activity) STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING – Sept. 26th at Jen’s House (7:00 pm) Nearfest – Oct. 13th & 14th Deerfield Fair Grounds. NH Championship Regatta – Oct. 15th on the Merrimack River. (more…)

Tech Class Coming in October

The CVRC will offer a Tech License study class starting Friday, October 20 and lasting for 4 weeks.  The class will meet Fridays from 6pm – 9pm at the Red Cross building at 2 Maitlan Street in concord.  The course will use the Gordon West books available from Amazon and other sources at about $21.  The study course is free.  If you have any questions, please email Frank, N1FDR at ARRL.NET (more…)