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.
The 2018 HARK Hamfest is TOMORROW, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10 (0800-1200). Several vendor spaces are still available as is full-hookup or dry overnight camping (please contact Duane, KD0KYK, djgrooms AT yahoo DOT com to reserve your space). Tailgating sales, lots of raffle prizes, LARC VE free ham license testing (contact Chuck, AA0RI, at (316)651-7710, or cecarter39 AT yahoo DOT com), and ARRL card checking. Lunch and a crafts show will be in the Activity Center. DOWNLOAD FLYER!
Meetings are held monthly on the second Tuesday, from October through May, at North Ranch Escapees Park on Hwy. 89 about 4 miles south of Congress. NEXT MEETING IS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13th at 6:30 P.M. at the Activity Center. Enter from Hwy. 89 onto West Escapees Way, turn right onto Pioneer and the Activity Center is on the left.
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 links in West Phoenix and Wilhoit on 445.350, 162.2 PL.
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.