Special Events


Friday, June 23 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – “Burgers and Brats” and preparations for Field Day - 6 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.


Saturday and Sunday, June 24 & 25 – Field Day


Friday, June 30 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) “5th Friday” Gathering – 6 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Tuesday, July 4 – Independence Day


Friday, July 7 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Business Meeting – 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Saturday, July 8 - No Host Amateur Breakfast – 8 AM at the Tejas Cafe, 9757 Dyer St, El Paso, TX


Saturday, July 8 - The Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) holds VE test sessions the first non-holiday Saturday of every odd month (January, March, May, July, September, and November).  The K5WPH Clubhouse is located at 3709 Wickham Ave, El Paso, Texas.  Doors will be closed at 9 AM and testing will begin shortly after.  The cost of the test is $15.00 and each applicant will need a photo ID, photocopy plus original of their license plus any CSCE for any passed elements.  Walk-ins are welcome.  (This exam was moved to 8 July as not to interfere with the 4th of July weekend).


Wednesday, July 12 – West Texas Repeater Association (WTRA) Quarterly Meeting – 7 PM at the Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH), 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Friday, July 14 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – Business Meeting - 8 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.


Saturday, July 15 - QCWA Luncheon Meeting - 11 AM at the Golden Corral.  The El Paso Chapter #64 of QCWA has a monthly luncheon meeting on the third Saturday of each month at 1100 AM (lunch) and 12:00 PM (meeting) at the Golden Corral located near the intersection of the North-South Freeway (US 54 South) and Transmountain Road (Woodrow Bean) next to the Wal-Mart store in Northeast El Paso.


Saturday, July 15 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) “Ice Cream Social” - 3 PM at the Dairy Queen, Dairy Queen Store, 9332 McCombs St, El Paso, TX,


Friday, July 21 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night – 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Friday, July 28 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – Program Night - 8 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.


Thursday – Sunday – July 27 thru 30 – 2017 Central States VHF Society Conference at the Sheraton Airport Hotel, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Website is http://2017.csvhfs.org/index.php.


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