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BCARS Ham Radio Demonstration

This weekend during the Fall Foliage SET Excercise and Special Event, the Bedford County Free Press interviewed BCARS’ very own K3QNT. Lloyd did a wonderful job of describing the hobby and our club’s activity. UPDATE: the video has been removed…

50th Fall Foliage Festival

50th Fall Foliage Festival Certificates for this event are now online Click here to get yours! WHAT: BEDFORD COUNTY 50TH FALL FOLIAGE FESTIVAL SPECIAL EVENTWHEN: OCT 4-5; OCT 11-12 9AM-5PM EASTERN EACH FESTIVAL DAYWHERE: 28.450MHZ, 14.250MHZ, 7.260MHZ, 7.050MHZ Additionally, BCARS will be…

HAM IN DAY

“HAM IN DAY” WHAT: FCC Ham Radio VE Test Session WHEN: Saturday, September 20th starts at 8:00am WHERE: Bedford County Christian Church (10229 Lincoln Highway Everett, PA 15537) – map MORE: A flyer is available for download (PDF). FCC Amateur Radio Service…

Fall Foliage Special Event

Fall Foliage Special Event To volunteer for this event, please visit http://goo.gl/kzBMVI to fill out the volunteer form. Here’s an update for the WPA S2 SET exercise. The Bedford “Fall Foliage Festival” committee has hired an outside company to handle festival security.…

BCARS FIELD DAY REPORT

BCARS FIELD DAY REPORT Also available as a word document. 2 JULY 2014 BCARS Field Day was held outside the Civil Air Patrol Facility at the Bedford County Airport from 0900 28 June to 1730 29 June 2014 – In…

August BCARS Founding Day Anniversary Picnic

August BCARS Founding Day Anniversary Picnic This is a reminder of our upcoming anniversary picnic, to be held at Mark, KC3CMF’s house this coming Saturday at 1PM local time. Bring a dish and bring a chair. The club will also…

June Meeting

June Meeting Just a reminder: Field Day is fast approaching. Be sure to be prepared. Details are at: http://www.bcars.org/special-events Here are the abridged minutes (unapproved) from June’s meeting. The meeting of the Bedford County Amateur Radio Society came to order at…

Winter Weather Activation

WINTER WEATHER ACTIVATION THE JANUARY 2ND MEETING IS GOING TO BE POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE (TBD) DUE TO THE WEATHER. WE WILL HAVE A CHECK-IN NET STARTING AT 7PM ON 145.490. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR NET ACTIVATION INFORMATION: winter_weather_1-2-14.pdf…

December Meeting (2013)

December Meeting DECEMBER 5TH IS THE LAST DAY OF HANUKKAH, AND IT IS ALSO OUR CLUB MEETING. WE WILL BE AT THE CAP BUILDING AT THE BEDFORD COUNTY AIR-PORT, THE MEETING WILL START AT 7:30PM. WE NEED ALL MEMBERS FOR…