Special Events

Friday, December 4 - K5WPH Meeting at the National Weather Service Office, Santa Teresa, NM – 6 PM

Saturday, December 5 – SKYWARN Recognition Day – 8 AM to 5 PM at the National Weather Service Office in Santa Teresa, NM

Saturday, December 5 – VE Testing at W5ES - The El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) holds test sessions at 9:00 AM on the first 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.

Friday, December 11 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) Program @ 6 PM and Business Meeting @ 8 PM at the W5ES clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave El Paso, TX. 

Saturday, December 12 - No Host Amateur Breakfast – 8 AM at the Tejas Cafe, 9757 Dyer St, El Paso, TX

Saturday, December 12 – B-36 Special Event Station – “Remembering the Crew of the B-36D that crashed in the El Paso, Texas Franklin Mountains on December 11, 1953”.  The Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) in El Paso, TX, is conducting another "B-36 Special Event Station" to remember the crew of the B-36D that crashed in the Franklin Mountains (El Paso, TX) on December 11, 1953.  Operation Time:  December 12, 2015, 1500Z to 0100 Z (8 AM to - 6 PM Mountain Time).  Operation Frequencies: On or about 14.260, 7.260, 14.700 PSK, and Amigo Link for local contacts

Saturday, December 12 - Deming Amateur Radio Club (W5DAR) Winter Banquet – 11 AM at the Ranchers Grill Steak House, 316 E. Cedar St., Deming NM.   Please RSVP to Rick W5CF at w5cf@ymail.com so he can make the appropriate accommodations.

Friday, December 18 – Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Christmas Party - 6pm at K5WPH Club House, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.  Pot Luck Dinner, White Elephant Auction, and Canned Food Drive for the homeless.

Saturday, December 19 – 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.  If you would like to attend, please call Clay at 915 203-5502, Paul at 915 253-4952, or Tom at 915 449-1081.

Saturday, December 19 - 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.