Friday, January 12, 2018

An Evening With Yaesu

The Lakeland Amateur Radio Club invites you to join us for an “Evening with Yaesu!” on Tuesday January 16th, 2018 at 7:00 PM.

This FREE event will feature a presentation from John Kruk N9UPC Sales Manager for Yaesu USA. The meeting is open to all.

In addition to John’s presentation he will be taking your questions about the current state of our hobby.

The meeting will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist Church located at 1425 Gillmore Ave., Lakeland FL. For a Google Map and Directions Click Here

All are invited, including members of all radio clubs in the area.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Put The Annual TECHCON On Your Calendar

Coming up on Saturday February 24, 2018, will be the 4th Annual TECHCON,
the West Central Florida Section Technical Conference.  The conference
will be held at the Polk County Emergency Operations Center, 1890 Jim
Keene Boulevard in Winter Haven, FL.  The location is actually between
Winter Haven and Lakeland in Polk County just off of State Road 540. 
The doors will open at 8:00 A.M., and the conference will begin at 8:45
A.M., with the first presentations beginning at 9:00 A.M.  For more
information go to the TECHCON page on the Section website at
http://arrlwcf.org/wcf-special-events/wcftechconference/.  If you are
planning on attending, please register so we will know about how many
will be in attendance.  Registration and attendance at TECHCON is free.

There will be a Friday Evening Social, the evening before TECHCON, on
February 23, 2018, from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M., at the Sonny's BBQ
restaurant, 4600 Recker Highway, in Winter Haven, FL., a few miles from
the Polk County Emergency Operations Center.

Our special guest speaker from ARRL HQ will be Bob Allison WB1GCM, the
Assistant ARRL Lab Manager.  Bob does many of the product reviews in QST
Magazine.

Flyers for the conference and a list of nearby restaurants and lodging
has just been uploaded to the TECHCON page on the Section website:
http://arrlwcf.org/wcf-special-events/wcftechconference/.

73 de Darrell KT4WX

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ARRL West Central Florida Section
Section Manager: Darrell Davis, KT4WX
kt4wx@arrl.org