Brookhaven National Laboratory Amateur Radio Club

The Brookhaven National Laboratory Amateur Radio Club is hosting a
special event to celebrate the Lab’s 70th Anniversary. It is also the
100th Anniversary of Camp Upton Army camp, the property on which BNL
resides. The BNLARC will operate beginning this Sunday, July 16, 2017
and continue through Saturday, July 22, 2017.  A schedule of operating
times and frequencies will be listed on their Special QRZ page at
www.qrz.com/db/K2BNL. A copy of the special certificate is also viewable
on this page. A link will be provided on this page for all contacts to
request an email containing the pdf certificate back to you. Give them
some time to enter all log entries into the certificate database.

For any additional information or questions please email k2bnl@bnl.gov.

They are looking forward to working as many clubs as they can. The
Laboratory is holding a special Summer Sunday open to the community to
kick this off – 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  They will be on the air during
this time period to start their week-long special event station – K2BNL
– Listen for them!

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ARRL Hudson Division
Director: Mike Lisenco, N2YBB
n2ybb@arrl.org
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13 Colonies Special Event

13 Colonies Special Event

This Years Event Dates / July 1 (9AM EST) to July 6th (Midnight EST)
(July 1, 2017-1300 UTC to July 7, 2017-0400 UTC)

13 Colonies is an annual Special Event held during the 4th Of July Week. Those who participate try to make contact(s) with all 13 Colony Stations, and the 2 Bonus Stations. You do not need to make contact will all 13 to get the certificate. Getting all 13 is known as a Clean Sweep. You do not need the 2 bonus stations for a clean sweep. Use the links to the left for information on each State (Colony) , and the Bonus Stations. Contacting the 2 bonus staions will get you an xtra endoursments for each of the 2. Good Luck and see you in the pile up’s!

The 13 Colonies will have TWO Bonus Stations:

Our old friends ” WM3PEN ” will participate from Philadelphia, PA, where independence was declared. The 13 Colonies certificate will have a Liberty Bell added for a contact with ” WM3PEN “. Visit the ” WM3PEN ” page for details on this station

Our 2nd Bonus Station, ” GB13COL ” will operate from Durham, England. For a Contact with ” GB13COL ” , The 13 Colonies certificate will have an endorsement of the “British Standard”. Visit the ” GB13COL ” page for details on this station.

ANTIQUE FIRE APPARATUS SHOW AND PHOTO SHOOT 

 June 11th 
HECKSHER STATE PARK 7AM TILL 3:30 OR EARLIER
ANTIQUE FIRE APPARATUS SHOW AND PHOTO SHOOT
WE NEED 10 TO 12 OPERATORS TO BE BACK UP COMMS FOR THE FIRE DEPARTMENT WHICH MEANS WE WILL BE SHADOWS TO ASSIGNED POSITIONS
LETS MAKE A GOOD SHOWING TO SHOW WHAT WE DO TO KEEP US RELEVANT TO THE FIRE DEPARTMENTS
EMAIL ME AT w2hcb@arrl.net  or at radiorights@gmail.com
we will be using simplex and the w2gsb 440.850 repeater
please remember public service is very important to keep us in the public eyes so that we get the support
73
w2hcb
president
GSBARC

38th Annual Shelter Island Run!

Good evening fellow Amateur Radio Operators!

It is time again for the 38th Annual Shelter Island Run!  This year the annual run will be held on SATURDAY, June 17, 2017.

All available Radio Operators will meet behind the Shelter Island Post Office, Rt. 114 and West Thomas Street, Shelter Island at 1600 hrs for assignment.

The runners step off at 1730 hrs and we secure at approximately 1900 hrs.

If you can volunteer for this event, please RSVP to  – n2qhv@arrl.net

We are the eyes and ears of the Race Committee and Emergency Services,
it is always a rewarding day for both the runners and the radio operators!

Thank you for your support!
Don Fisher N2QHV, ARES EC Town of Southold
Neal Raymond N2QZA, ARES EC Town of Shelter Island

Sunday June 25th Field Day Party

Party @ Bill KD2COL Residence 10am-3pm
206 Mastic Blvd Mastic  You bring Grill food,Salad, Rolls etc our club
will provide Soda/Water——–I will need a head count by meeting
time in order to order proper amount of beverage. Bills house is near
Mastic Fire Dept HQ on Herkimer ST. North side of the rail road track
East on Mastic Blvd. Bring a radio and Antenna if you choose to.