MARA Calendar of Events

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JANUARY 2017

January 1:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

January 2:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

January 3:  VARA Club Meeting

January 5:  MARA Club Meeting

January 6:  PVARC Club Meeting

January 7-8:  ARRL RTTY Roundup

January 8:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

January 9:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

January 12:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

January 14:  Winston-Salem (NC) Hamfest

January 15:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

January 16:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

January 21:  Harrisburg (PA) Hamfest

January 21-23:  ARRL VHF Sweepstakes

January 21-22:  North American QSO Party SSB

January 22:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

January 23:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

January 27-29:  CQ 160m Contest CW

January 28:  Montana QSO Party

January 29:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

January 30:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

FEBRUARY 2017

February 2:  MARA Club Meeting

February 3:  PVARC Club Meeting

February 4:  Richmond FrostFest and Virginia State ARRL Convention

February 4-5:  Vermont QSO Party

February 5:  North American Sprint CW

February 5:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

February 6:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.55 Simplex)

February 7:  VARA Club Meeting

February 9:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

February 10-12:  Orlando (FL) Hamcation  (Dayton of the Southeast)

February 11:  VE Exams

February 11-12:  CQ WW WPX RTTY Contest

February 12:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

February 13-17:  ARRL School Club Roundup

February 13:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

February 18-19:  ARRL DX Contest CW weekend

February 19:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

February 20:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

February 24-26:  CQ 160m Contest SSB

February 25-26:  North American QSO Party RTTY

February 25:  South Carolina QSO Party

February 26:  North Carolina QSO Party

February 26:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

February 27:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

MARCH 2017

March 2:  MARA Club Meeting

March 3:  PVARC Club Meeting

March 4-5:  ARRL DX Contest SSB weekend

March 5:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

March 6:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.55 Simplex)

March 7:  VARA Club Meeting

March 9:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

March 10:  Charlotte (NC) Hamfest

March 11:  Idaho QSO Party

March 12:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

March 12:  Wisconsin QSO Party

March 12:  North American Sprint RTTY

March 13:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

March 18-19:  Russian DX Contest

March 18-19:  Virginia QSO Party

March 19:  Vienna Winterfest Hamfest

March 19:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

March 20:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

March 25:  Charleston (WV) Hamfest

March 25-26:  CQ WW WPX Contest SSB

March 26:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

March 27:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

APRIL 2017

April 2:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

April 3:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.55 Simplex)

April 4:  VARA Club Meeting

April 6:  MARA Club Meeting

April 7:  PVARC Club Meeting

April 8:  VE Exams

April 9:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

April 10:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

April 13:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

April 15:  Raleigh (NC) Hamfest

April 15-16:  Michigan QSO Party

April 16:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

April 17:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

April 22-23:  Nebraska QSO Party

April 23:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

April 24:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

April 30:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

 

 

MAY 2017

May 1:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

May 2:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.55 Simplex)

May 3:  VARA Club Meeting

May 4:  MARA Club Meeting

May 5:  PVARC Club Meeting

May 6:  Hagerstown (MD) Hamfest

May 6-7:  Massanutten Mtn Trails (MMT) 100 Mile Run Public Service Event

May 6-7:  Delaware QSO Party

May 6-7:  Utah QSO Party

May 6-7:  New England QSO Party

May 7:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

May 8:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

May 11:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

May 14:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

May 15:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

May 19-21:  Dayton Hamvention (new location: Xenia Ohio)

May 21:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

May 22:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

May 27-28:  CQ WW WPX Contest CW Weekend

May 28:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

May 29:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

JUNE 2017

June 1:  MARA Club Meeting

June 2:  PVARC Club Meeting

June 3-4:  Alabama QSO Party

June 4:  Manassas Hamfest

June 4:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

June 5:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.55 Simplex)

June 6:  VARA Club Meeting

June 8:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

June 10:  VE Exams

June 10-12:  ARRL VHF QSO Party

June 11:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

June 12:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

June 17-18:  West Virginia QSO Party

June 18:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

June 19:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

June 24-25:  ARRL Field Day

June 25:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

June 26:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

JULY 2017

July 2:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

July 3:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

July 4:  VARA Club Meeting

July 6:  MARA Club Meeting

July 7:  PVARC Club Meeting

July 8-9:  IARU HF World Championship Contest

July 9:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

July 10:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

July 12-15 (tentative):  Bridgewater Lawn Party Public Service Event

July 13:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

July 15-16:  North American QSO Party RTTY

July 15-16:  CQ WW VHF Contest

July 16:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

July 17:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

July 23:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

July 24:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

July 29-30:  RSGB Islands-On-The-Air Contest

July 30:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

July 31:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

 

AUGUST 2017

August 1:  VARA Club Meeting

August 3:  MARA Club Meeting

August 4:  PVARC Club Meeting

August 5-6:  North American QSO Party CW

August 5-6:  10-10 International Summer Contest SSB

August 6:  Berryville Hamfest

August 6:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

August 7:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

August 10:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

August 12:  VE Exams

August 12-13:  WAE (Europe) DX Contest

August 13:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

August 14:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

August 19-20:  North American QSO Party SSB

August 19-20:  International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend

August 20:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

August 21:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

August 27:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

August 26-27:  Hawaii QSO Party

August 28:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

September 1:  PVARC Club Meeting

September 1:  Shelby (NC) Hamfest

September 2-3:  All Asian DX Contest Phone Weekend

September 3:  Page County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

September 4:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

September 2-4:  Shenandoah 100 – Bike Race Public Service Event

September 5:  VARA Club Meeting

September 7:  MARA Club Meeting

September 9-11:  ARRL September VHF QSO Party

September 9-10:  WAE (Europe) DX Contest SSB Weekend

September 10:  North American Sprint CW

September 10:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

September 11:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

September 14:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

September 16-17 (tentative):  All-Africa DX Contest and QSO Party

September 17:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

September 17:  North American Sprint RTTY

September 18:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

September 23-24:  CQ WW DX Contest RTTY Weekend

September 24:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

September 25:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

 

OCTOBER 2017

October 1:  Camp Still Meadows Horse Ride:  Public Service Event

October 1:  Page County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

October 2:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

October 3:  VARA Club Meeting

October 5:  MARA Club Meeting

October 6:  PVARC Club Meeting

October 6-8:  Grindstone 100 Public Service Event

October 7-8:  Northern Virginia Trail Riders Shenandoah 500 Public Service Event

October 7-8:  Oceana DX Contest Phone Weekend

October 8:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

October 9:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

October 12:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

October 13-15? (tentative):  Fall Foliage Bike Festival Public Service Event

October 14-15:  Oceana DX Contest CW Weekend

October 14-15:  Scandinavia Activity Contest SSB Weekend

October 14:  VE Exams

October 15:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

October 16-20:  ARRL School Club Roundup Contest

October 16:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

October 20-22? (tentative):  Fall Foliage Bike Festival Public Service Event

October 21-22:  10-10 International Fall Contest CW

October 21-22:  South Dakota QSO Party

October 22:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

October 22:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

October 28-29:  CQ Worldwide DX Contest SSB Weekend

October 29:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

October 30:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

 

NOVEMBER 2017

November 2:  MARA Club Meeting

November 3:  PVARC Club Meeting

November 4-6:  ARRL DX CW November Sweepstakes

November 5 :  Page County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

November 6:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.55 simplex)

November 7:  VARA Club Meeting

November 9:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

November 11-12:  WAE (Europe) DX Contest RTTY Weekend

November 11-12:  10-10 International Fall Contest Digital Weekend

November 12:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

November 13:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

November 18-20:  ARRL DX Phone Sweepstakes

November 19:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

November 20:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

November 26-27:  CQ World-Wide DX Contest CW Weekend

November 26:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

November 27:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

 

 

DECEMBER 2017

 

December 1:  PVARC Club Meeting

December 1-3:  ARRL 160-meter Contest

December 3:  10-meter RTTY Contest

December 3:  Page County ARES Net (146.550 simplex)

December 4:  Rockingham County ARES Net (146.55 simplex)

December 5:  VARA Club Meeting

December 7:  MARA Club Meeting and annual Christmas Banquet

December 9:  VE Exams

December 9-10:  ARRL 10-meter Contest

December 10:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

December 11:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

December 14:  Augusta County ARES Net (146.850 PL 131.8)

December 17:  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

December 18:  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)

December 24 (?):  Page County ARES Net (146.625 PL 131.8)

December 25 (?):  Rockingham County ARES Net (147.225 PL 131.8)