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Meeting Notes: October 8, 2018

The meeting was called to order at 7:01 pm by Club President John Farmer.
There were 15 members and 6 visitors in attendance.

Secretary’s Report :Ron Burke
• Minutes from September 2018 were read.

Treasurer’s Report :Wayne Fox
• No Expenses for this month.

ARES Report : Ron Burke
• Our SET (Simulated Emergency Test) October 5th went very well.
• We will be at the County Fairgrounds participating in the Kids Fair by having a display booth. Hours 12-4p.
• We also will be at McCloud Park to help with their marathon and Fall Festival on October 20th, 9a-4p.

RACES Report :
• County EMA Director is preparing to make I.D. Cards of those hams who have returned their background check information.

Old Business :
• My story series by selected hams will continue in November with John Farmer telling the club of how he got started in amateur radio.
• Hilltop results: 13-14 contacts were made by Rick Burdan.

Other Announcements :
• Jay Wright mentioned about the amateur radio involvement of the Salvation Army during the recovery phase of Hurricane Florence.
• Rick Burdan will talk about Magnetic Loop Antennas.

Special Program :
• The Avon Robotic Club put on a display this evening.
• Rick Burdan talked about his to-go power kits.

Meeting closed : At 9:00pm Jay Wright made a motion to adjourn the meeting, which was seconded by Mike Rollins.

Respectfully submitted, Ron Burke KB9DJA