Special Events

Wednesday, July 3 - WX5ELP SKYWARN Net - The net will begin at 6:45 PM for Luna County, we will call for your reports on the 146.82 repeater, then on to Grant county and the 145.145 repeater, followed with Sierra County on 146.76 repeater. Next up will be El Paso and Otero County on the Amigo Link repeaters. Hudspeth County can link to the Amigo Link repeater via Allstar. Then over to Dona Ana county on the 146.64 repeater after the Mesilla Valley Net has ended. 

Thursday, July 4 – Independence Day

Friday, July 5 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Business Meeting - 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.

Friday, July 12 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) Business Meeting - 7 PM at the W5ES Clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave El Paso, TX.

Saturday, July 13 - 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. 

Saturday, July 13 - There will be a Broadband Hamnet (BBHN) meeting at 10 AM at Eastwood Park (AKA Album Park).  All are welcome to attend.  We will meet on the back side of the park at the corner of Parkwood St and Blackwood Ave.  Come early and grab your tree.  After the BBHN meeting there will be an ARES Orientation for those who are interested in becoming an ARES member.

Wednesday, July 17 - WTRA Quarterly Meeting - 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.

Friday, July 19 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night - 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.


Saturday, July 20 - 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 11 AM (lunch) and 12 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 20 – Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Ice Cream Social – 2 PM at the Dairy Queen Store, 9332 McCombs St, El Paso, TX 79924. 

Friday, July 26 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) Tech Night - 6 PM at the W5ES Clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave El Paso, TX.  Program will be on Dipole Antennas.

Friday, August 2 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Business Meeting - 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.

Saturday, August 3 – 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.

Friday, August 9 - El Paso Amateur Radio Club (W5ES) Business Meeting - 7 PM at the W5ES Clubhouse, 2100 San Diego Ave El Paso, TX. 

Friday, August 16 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Program Night - 7 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.

Saturday, August 17 - 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 11 AM (lunch) and 12 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, August 17 - Sun City Amateur Radio Club (K5WPH) Annual Auction – Starting at 5:30 PM at the K5WPH Clubhouse, 3709 Wickham Ave., El Paso, Texas.