We deeply regret to inform the membership that Jack Dienes, W5JD became a Silent Key on August 28. Jack was a Life Member of the DCARA. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 6-8 P.M. with rosary set at 6:30 P.M. at DeBerry Funeral Directors. Funeral services will be Thursday August 31, 2017 at 2:30 P.M. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to The Walk to End Alzheimer's Denton County. Additional details: Legacy.com
Save these dates for upcoming events:
September 30 bike rallies and a Scouting event.
October 14 North Texas Bike Rally.
The next club meeting is Monday, September 25th, at 19:00 in the Denton County EOC. Click here for a map.
Read the notice about the New Wide-Area FSQ Station, KE5GDB in Lewisville.
The new DCARA ICE plan has been posted to the repeater page.
KC5GOI is looking for input on the Amateur Radio News QST that is normally run on the 146.920 repeater on Saturdays at 1900. It would be appreciated if you would take a few minutes to fill out the survey. Only 1 question is required and you can remain anonymous if you wish.
Recently the University of North Texas has initiated two Amateur Radio related activities. If you are part of the UNT community (student, faculty, staff), you may be interested! (See full message here)
For several years now, DCARA has experienced interference on the 146.920 repeater. Please assist the repeater team in identifying the source(s) of this interference. When you detect interference, report it on this Google page.
The DCARA forums are available at forums.dcara.net.
If you have a Kroger Shoppers card, go to your account at www.kroger.com
Register your card to benefit DCARA. You do not lose fuel points.
Our non-profit organization number is 35374
and is listed under DENTON COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO CLUB.
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