[SCCC] SCCC Meeting at ARRL Southwestern Division Convention in Santa Barbara
Richard J. Norton
richardjnorton at gmail.com
Thu Jul 30 11:53:59 PDT 2009
There will be a contest forum at the Santa Barbara convention. It will
essentially be an SCCC meeting.
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2009 ARRL Southwestern Division Convention - Santa Barbara - August 15
This year's Southwestern Division Convention will be at the Earl Warren
Showgrounds, on the north side of the 101 freeway in western Santa
Barbara on Saturday, August 15, from 08:00 to 17:00 (swapmeet setup
begins 06:00). Convention specifics, including registration and hotel
information, are at www.sbarc.org . Early registration
bonus is available until August 1, and both mail-in and on-line
registration are provided.
Speakers include Dr. Kate Hutton, KD6HTN, of the Caltech Seismology
Department. ARRL General Consul Chris Imlay, W3KD, will discuss antenna
issues. Attorney Len Shafer, WA6QHD, who has represented Amateur
Radio's interests in the Palmdale litigation will also be present. QSL
card checking for DXCC and WAS awards will be available. The ARRL forum
will discuss recent happenings, and be a chance to express your
thoughts on ARRL policies.
Registration includes the barbecue tri-tip and chicken lunch.
Registration also includes free admission to the home show in the
building next door. The ham radio swap meet will be outdoors in a
grassy area, and is free for sellers.
Hope to see you there.
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