WELCOME TO H.A.R.K. ARIZONA!
Hassayampa Amateur Radio Klub (HARK) began in 2004 with Donna, KD7ZIJ, and Larry, KD7ZIK (now KW7I), at North Ranch Escapees Park in Congress, Arizona. HARK became an American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Affiliated Club in 2009. Doug, N0DAJ, served as charter president 2009-2017. Duane, KD0KYK, is our current president. HARK members are involved in all kinds of activities: Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Communications at Community Events, Daily Arizona Weather Net (DAWN), Mesh Networking, Search & Rescue, and VE Testing Sessions.
Meetings are held monthly at 6:30 P.M. on the second Tuesday, from October through May, at North Ranch Escapees Park on Hwy. 89 about 4 miles south of Congress. Enter on Escapees Way, pass the Club House, then go right at Pioneer Pass. You'll immediately see the Activity Center at 30695 S. Pioneer Pass, Congress, AZ 85332. Next meeting is Tuesday, April 10th.
Weekly drop-in luncheons are held all year, each Wednesday at Lydia's La Canasta in Wickenburg.
North Ranch, 146.580 simplex. N7YKT Repeater on Yarnell Hill, 146.620 (162.2 PL). K7KYC Repeater on Wildflower Mountain in Crown King, 145.350 (162.2 PL), with remote link in West Phoenix on 445.350, 162.2 PL.
The 2018 HARK Hamfest will be on Saturday, November 10.
President: Duane Grooms, KD0KYK
Vice-President: Chuck Carter, AA0RI
Secretary: Barbara Wade, N5IXU
Treasurer: Mary DeGeoso, KF7NJK
ARES/RACES: Doug Jarmuth, N0DAJ
Search & Rescue (SAR): Pat Brown, N7FHB
VE Sessions: Chuck Carter, AA0RI
Webmistress: Pink Foster, K7ILA
DAILY ARIZONA WEATHER NET (DAWN):
The DAWN meets twice daily, seven days a week, at 0600 and again at 1600 (4:00 P.M.) on Wildflower, 145.350 and 445.350, 162.2 PL. Everyone is welcome, whether you give a detailed weather report for your location or just tell us how it looks and feels. Bob, KC7NJZ, is primary net control, with Pat, N7FHB, Larry, KW7I, Pink, K7ILA, and Paul, KG7GMG, as backup.