Minutes of SPARC Meeting – July 5, 2019
Meeting called to order by Bob N2ESP at 7:30 PM followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and introduction of guests and member roll call.
Club meeting minutes are posted on the web – members voted to accept and approved.
Vice President Ed NZ1Q was out of state but was on the club repeater just prior to the meeting via ECO-Link, now set for2 Meter operation for the summer months.
Treasurer’s report given by Tom AI4QP.
Net Managers Report by Rick KK4WTE.
Repeater Trustee report by Ron KP2N – all repeaters are working well.
Club Station Trustee report by Dave KR4U – the station is working well.
Membership report by Tom AI4QP – 1 new member this month – Sam Davis – KE4PMA.
VE Testing report by Don N4KII –
ARRL testing at DMI – 2 upgrades to General.
W5YI at Lealman Fire Station – 1 new Tech & 2 upgrades to General.
Tom NY4I – Club shirts – hoping to have update end of next week at latest.
Field Day pictures on Club web-site – if you have additional pics to share, get them to Tom NY4I.
Coming events –
Radio Clubs in the Park – 21 September 2019 – 0900 – Eagle Lake Park – see website for additional info.
WMPLOTA – Seriously, folks!! Walmart Parking Lots on the Air – Google it for additional info – This weekend! 1st weekend in July – Amateur Radio SATELLITE Operators!!
Meeting Break 8:05 PM
Meeting Resumed 8:20 PM
Programs: Trivia contest – won by the “Old Guys of Pinellas County”
Meeting Adjourned 8:55 PM
Hal – W1EES