Passaic County NJ SKYWARN Spotter Training Class

Submitted by KA2PBT on Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:46

An ARRL NNJ Section based SKYWARN Spotter Training Class will be offered May 29 2019 7-10pm EDT at:

Passaic County Public Safety Institute - Auditorium
300 Oldham Road
Wayne NJ 07470

(map: https://goo.gl/maps/Vmg6U59PwdVuDrHW8)

Registration is REQUIRED!

This Class is not just for Passaic County NJ residents, any and all interested parties are invited!

Joint BARA - FLARC Portable Day 5/11

Submitted by KA2PBT on Mon, 05/06/2019 - 14:27

Members of the Fair Lawn and Bergen Amateur Radio Clubs will conduct a training exercise  in the use of alternative sources of electrical power as part of its bi-annual joint exercise between the two clubs.

"Portable Day" will be held on Saturday, May 11th  from 10 AM until 4 PM . The venue will be Memorial Park, Avenue of Heroes/Berdan Avenue  in Fair Lawn. (map: https://goo.gl/maps/DXCY27SLx2GVxhk96 )The event is free and is open to all area amateurs regardless of club affiliation.

FLARC Earth Day event!

Submitted by KA2PBT on Thu, 05/02/2019 - 15:10

Congrats to The Fair Lawn Amateur Radio Club (FLARC) for their fourth successful Earth Day event at the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park in Paterson, NJ.The club ran a special event station using the call (W2E) is to commemorate "Water To Electricity" and the vision behind Alexander Hamilton's transformation of the Passaic River to turn Paterson into the first planned industrial city in America by taming the power of water.

AREDN Supports Call for Code 2019

Submitted by KA2PBT on Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:35

Call for code logoDo you want to help improve disaster communications? Do you want to use your AREDN network as a foundation for solutions to improve disaster relief efforts? Do you develop computer applications and want to help improve disaster communications? AREDN asks you to make a difference with your code.