[CQ-Contest] Next Kids Day

Tree N6TR n6tr at teleport.com
Mon Jun 8 14:16:56 EDT 1998

The certificates from the last Kid's day should be arriving in the
mail over the next few days.  The next event is coming up on the 20th
of June.  Here are the "rules":

                      Kid's Day Operating Event
               Sponsored by the Boring Amateur Radio Club

1. Purpose: The Kid's Day Operating Event is intended to encourage 
   activity by younger people (licensed or not) using Amateur Radio.
   The goal is give unlicensed young people some hands-on experience
   on-the-air, so they might develop an interest in pursuing a license
   in the future.  It is also intended to give hams a chance to share
   their station with their children.

2. Dates: 20 June 1998.

3. Time: 1800Z to 2400Z.  No limit on operating time.

4. Suggested exchange: Name, age, location and favorite color.  You
   are encouraged to work the same station again if either operator
   has changed.  Call "CQ KIDS DAY".

5. Suggested Frequencies: 14270 to 14300 kHz and 7200 to 7250 kHz.
   Be sure to observe third party traffic restrictions when making DX
6. Reporting: Logs, comments and funny stories may be posted via the
   internet to kids at contesting.com.  You may review these postings by
   visiting http://www.contesting.com/kids/ with your web browser.  

   Those without internet access may forward their comments to the 
   Boring Amateur Radio Club and they will be posted for them.  A 
   summary of the postings will also be sent with your participation

7. Awards: All participants are eligible to receive a colorful certificate.
   Send a 9 x 12 sized SASE to the Boring Amateur Radio Club; PO Box 1357;
   Boring, Oregon 97009.  

8. More details may be obtained from the Boring Amateur Radio Club
   at the above address or at http://www.jzap.com/k7rat/.

73 Tree N6TR
n6tr at contesting.com

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