Special Events


Friday, February 17 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night – 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.  Program on Repeaters by Martin WB5LJO

Saturday, February 18 - 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, February 18 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Mexican Dinner – 6 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.  There is a $5 donation for the dinner, but if you bring a Mexican food dish, you don’t need to pay.  There is always a great variety of foods available.

Monday, February 20 – President’s Day


Friday, February 24 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – “Fish Fry” - 6 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.  They will also be playing the “RADIO” Game

Saturday, February 25 - New Mexico TechFest in Albuquerque, NM. 


Website with all the information and flyer is http://www.rmham.org/wordpress/new-mexico-techfest


Friday, March 3 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Business Meeting – 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Saturday, March 4 - 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.

Friday, March 10 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – Business Meeting at 8 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.

Saturday, March 11 - No Host Amateur Breakfast – 8 AM at the Tejas Cafe, 9757 Dyer St, El Paso, TX


Sunday, March 12 – Daylight Savings Time Begins – don’t forget to test your smoke alarms.


Friday, March 17 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night – 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Saturday, March 18 - St. Patrick's Day Hamfest (Midland Hamfest) and ARRL West Texas Section Convention - The Grand Texan Hotel and Convention Center, Midland, TX.  http://hamfest.w5qgg.org


Saturday, March 18 - 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.

Friday, March 24 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) – Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner - 6 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave, El Paso, TX.

Friday, March 31 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) “5th Friday” – 6 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. 


Saturday, April 1 – VE Testing at W5ES - The El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) holds test sessions at 9 AM on the first non-holiday Saturday of every even month (February, April, June, August, October and December).  Sessions are held at the W5ES clubhouse, located at 2100 San Diego (at the corner of Cotton and San Diego streets).  Walk-ins are not only welcome but encouraged.  Bring photo ID, copies of any CSCE's, your license and a copy of your license.  WE MUST SEND IN A COPY OF YOUR LICENSE!!!  For more information please call Clay, K5TRW @ (915) 859-5502.

Saturday & Sunday, April 8 & 9 - Texas State Parks on the Air (TSPOTA) - www.tspota.org




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