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Welcome To WVARA

Next meeting is December 14.

Our meeting place is the Red Cross Building on 2731 N. First Street in San Jose.

Meetings Begin at 7:00 PM.

2016 Meeting schedule

Date
Speaker
Topic
January 13
Paul Wesling, KM6LH
The Origins of Silicon Valley: Roots in Ham Radio
February 10
Keith Snyder, KI6BDR
Maximum Permissible Exposure Limit versus Near Field Radiation from a 2-Meter Mobile Antenna
March 9
Ralph Simpson
The History/Technology of the Enigma Cipher Machine in World War II
April 13
Kenneth Finnegan, W6KWF
Sun-Powered Radios: Harnessing Solar Power in the Name of Amateur Radio
May 11
Jim Peterson, K6EI
All Things Field Day
June 8
Jim Peterson, K6EI
Ham Radio Potpourri: Getting High Schoolers Excited about Ham Radio, WVARA in Social Media, and Field Day & De Anza Flea Market Planning
July
No Meeting
 
August 20
BBQ
The annual WVARA BBQ will be from 11am to 2pm on Saturday, August 20, in Sunnyvale’s Baylands Park at the Pickleweed picnic site. Visitors are welcome. Complete information on our Activities Page
September 14
Edison Fong, WB6IQN
Tri-Band J-Pole Antenna
October 12
Don Ferguson, AI6RE
Amateur High Altitude Ballooning
November 9
 
December 14
HOLIDAY PARTY!

* See meeting page for pre-meeting location.

2017 Meeting schedule

Date
Speaker
Topic
January 11
John Miller, K6MM
My DXpedition Adventures
February 8
George Zafiropoulos,KJ6VU
A Practical Guide to Portable Radio Operations
March 8
 
April 12
 
May 10
 
June 14
 
July
No Meeting
 
August

BBQ

 
September 13
 
October 11
 
November 8
 
December 13
HOLIDAY PARTY!
 

* See meeting page for pre-meeting location.

 

Previous meetings can be viewed on our Meetings History Page.

Meeting information and Maps is available on our Meetings Page.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING MEETING TIMES:

We have permanently changed the meeting time to 7:00 PM.

 

Renew your membership for 2016 with PayPal.

Now you can renew your membership with PayPal. It is fast and easy. Visit the membership page for all details.

You can write to the WVARA at:

West Valley Amateur Radio Association
P.O. Box 6544
San Jose, CA 95150-6544


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