Here's some of the upcoming Amateur Radio related Special Events and Activities in the area.
View the Calendar for a complete list of all local meetings, events, and local repeater nets. This is a Google based calendar that you can link to your personal calendar.
El Paso Ham Radio phone line – (915) 239-5128
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Friday, October 24 – El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) “Octoberfest” Dinner - 6 PM. The W5ES clubhouse is located at 2100 San Diego (at the corner of Cotton and San Diego). They will have German Food! All you can eat for a $5 donation.
Friday, October 31 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) 5th Friday - 6 PM at the K5WPH clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas. Event details to be announced.
Saturday, November 1 - The Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) holds VE test sessions the first 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.
Saturday & Sunday, November 1 & 2 – Worked All El Paso (WAE) Contest
Friday, November 7 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Business Meeting - 7 PM at the K5WPH clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.
Saturday, November 8 - No Host Amateur Breakfast – 8 AM at the Tejas Cafe, 9757 Dyer St, El Paso, TX
Saturday, November 15 – Technician and General Class License Review and VE Session – 8:30 AM (Review) and 2 PM (VE Exam) at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego (at the corner of Cotton and San Diego). This is a 4 – 5 hour course in a format of the old Jeopardy Quiz Program followed by VE testing. The classes will start at 8:30 AM and VE sessions will start at 2 PM. Anyone planning to take these courses are asked to pre-register with Clay at least 4 days in advance (call 915-859-5502 or email CEMERT@elp.rr.com).
Friday, November 21 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night - 7 PM at the K5WPH clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.