Saturday, February 8, 2014

Ham Radio Event Schedule

2014 SoCal Ham Classes & Events

APRIL 2
GENERAL LICENSE CLASS • GORDO RECOMMENDED!  SOARA, the South Orange County Amateur Radio Association, will be offering an Intermediate Amateur Radio Class, leading to the General Class ham radio license. Instruction is free, but Gordon West's latest General Class License Guide is required. Click HERE to order this excellent study resource by Gordo.  Classes will be held on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM on April 2, 2014. Class Location: Norman P. Murray Community & Senior Center, 24932 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo CA 92692. Click HERE for a map & directions. The FCC examination will take place after each class. There is a $15.00 FCC test fee due at the time of testing. Pre-registration is required well before class time! Click HERE and scroll to bottom of the page to register today!
  
MAY 16, 17 & 18
DAYTON HAMVENTION 2014 • THE FUTURE OF HAM RADIO! The Annual Dayton Hamvention will be held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, May 16, 17 and 18 in Dayton, Ohio. There will be commercial vendors, a swap meet area, raffle prizes, guest speakers, forum workshops, a free Homeland Security Communicators Class, tons of commercial "swag," and loads of ham radio FUN!!!. Look for Gordo and his Ham Nation TV crew as they "roam" the convention floord taping segments for their upcoming shows. And who knows? You may be on TV! Click HERE for complete Hamvention info.  Can't make it to Dayton, Ohio this year?  That's okay. You can watch the Dayton Hamvention LIVE on the Internet via W5KUB's helmetcam by clicking HERE.
  
MAY 30, 31 & JUNE 1

NVCON 2014 • THE ARRL NEVADA STATE CONVENTION The First Annual Nevada State Amateur Radio Convention will be held Friday May 30, Saturday May 31 and Sunday June 1 in Virginia City, Nevada. Spend a weekend in the largest historical site in the Country, Virginia City, for the first ARRL Nevada State Convention. We have a full schedule of interesting ham radio events, plus many family activities such as the historic downtown district, the V&T Railroad, mine tours and the site of the Comstock Lode. You may even meet historical characters like Mark Twain!!  Click HERE for complete NVCON Convention info.

 
JUNE 17
GORDO'S MARINE RADIO OPERATOR LICENSE CLASS will be held on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the Orange Coast College of Sailing in Newport Beach, California. Classes are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with lunch from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Personalized instruction from Gordo. Materials and Gordo's Study Notes $99 plus $35 test fee. When you pass your exam, you will have the full priveledges of the MROP -- the FCC's Commercial Marine Radio Operator Permit! To register for this commercial radio class, please click HERE or visit www.occsailing.com for more information. Pre-registration is required well before class time! Call Gordon West at 714-549-5000 Monday-Thursday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM to reserve your space today!.
  
JUNE 27, 28 & 29
THE ANNUAL ARRL FIELD DAY 2014 will be held on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 27, 28 & 29 at the Santa Ana Police Training Facility, Santa Ana, Californmia. Call Gordon West at 714-549-5000 Monday-Thursday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM for more information on you can participate in this great learning and fellowship event with Gordo and your fellow SoCal hams!  You may also click HERE for general information regarding Filed Day 2014 on the ARRL's website.
  
JULY 17, 18, 19 & 20
ARRL CENTENNIAL 2014 CONVENTION • CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF HAM RADIO! The ARRL Centennial Convention 2014 "Celebrating 100 Years of Ham Radio" will be held Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, July 17, 18, 19 & 20 at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, Connecticut 06103. There will be commercial vendors, a swap meet area, raffle prizes, guest speakers, forum workshops, free one-day ham radio license classes. tons of commercial "swag," and loads of ham radio FUN!!!. Look for Gordo and his Ham Nation TV crew as they "roam" the convention floord taping segments for their upcoming shows. And who knows? You may be on TV! Click HERE for complete convention ticket and registration information.  Already going?  Then click HERE for a map & directions to the Connecticut Convention Center.
  
SEPTEMBER 20 & 21
PEORIA SUPERFEST 2014 • AMATEUR RADIO ELECTRONICS SHOW  The Annual Peoria "Superfest 2014" Amateur Radio Electronics Show will be held Saturday and Sunday, September 20 & 21 at the Exposition Gardens Convention Center, 1601 W. Northmoor Road, Peoria, Illinois 61614. There will be commercial vendors, a swap meet area, raffle prizes, guest speakers, forum workshops, free one-day ham radio license classes. tons of commercial "swag," and loads of ham radio FUN!!!. Look for Gordo and his Ham Nation TV crew as they "roam" the convention floord taping segments for their upcoming shows. And who knows? You may be on TV! Click HERE for view or download the Peoria Superfest flyer.  Already going?  Then click HERE for a map & directions to the Exposition Gardens Convention Center in Peoria, Illinois.
  
SEPTEMBER 23
GORDO'S MARINE RADIO OPERATOR LICENSE CLASS will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Orange Coast College of Sailing in Newport Beach, California. Classes are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with lunch from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Personalized instruction from Gordo. Materials and Gordo's Study Notes $99 plus $35 test fee. When you pass your exam, you will have the full priveledges of the MROP -- the FCC's Commercial Marine Radio Operator Permit! To register for this commercial radio class, please click HERE or visit www.occsailing.com for more information. Pre-registration is required well before class time! Call Gordon West at 714-549-5000 Monday-Thursday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM to reserve your space today!.
     
OCTOBER 9, 10, 11 & 12
PACIFICON 2014 • THE WEST'S LARGEST HAM RADIO CONVENTION! The Annual Pacificon Ham Radio Convention will be held Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 9, 10, 11 & 12 at the Santa Clara Mariott Hotel, Santa Clara, California. There will be commercial vendors, a swap meet area, raffle prizes, guest speakers, forum workshops, free one-day ham radio license classes. tons of commercial "swag," and loads of ham radio FUN!!!. Look for Gordo and his Ham Nation TV crew as they "roam" the convention floord taping segments for their upcoming shows. And who knows? You may be on TV! Click HERE for complete Pacificon info. (Note: The Pacificon Info webpage is not up and running yet, but will be available soon!)

DECEMBER 4
GORDO'S MARINE RADIO OPERATOR LICENSE CLASS will be held on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at the Orange Coast College of Sailing in Newport Beach, California. Classes are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with lunch from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Personalized instruction from Gordo. Materials and Gordo's Study Notes $99 plus $35 test fee. When you pass your exam, you will have the full priveledges of the MROP -- the FCC's Commercial Marine Radio Operator Permit! To register for this commercial radio class, please click HERE or visit www.occsailing.com for more information. Pre-registration is required well before class time! Call Gordon West at 714-549-5000 Monday-Thursday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM to reserve your space today!.
     

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