January 2017 (Annual) Meeting

The January 19th, Thursday 2017 meeting of the Pentucket Radio
Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center,
401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know and we’ll try to
accommodate you.

This is the Annual election meeting. We will pass on most club business to
focus on electing officers and directors.

December 2016 – No Meeting, Holiday Dinner Instead

No meeting this month, but there’s a holiday dinner instead!

The dinner will be at the China Buffet in Methuen, 436 Broadway, Methuen… off exit 2, route 213 at 6:00PM on December 15, 2016. As in previous years, it’s $5/person and you pay for your own adult beverages.

Please RSVP to the googlegroups address (pra625@googlegroups.com).

November 2016 Meeting

The November 17th, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio
Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center,
401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know and we’ll try to accommodate you.

We will likely discuss the December Dinner, and the upcoming club elections.

October 2016 Meeting

The October 20th, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio
Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center,
401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know and we’ll try to accommodate you.

John J.  will be unavailable for this meeting, so Dave Robertson will run the meeting.

September 2016 Meeting

The September 15th, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio
Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center,
401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know and we’ll try to accommodate you.

The primary discussion will probably be NEARFest which approaches quickly.

June 2016 Meeting

The June 16th, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center, 401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know (via the email list) and we’ll try to accommodate you.

John J. will also attempt to use skype for those members who wish to attend remotely. Add pentucket.radio to your buddy list if you want to wish to take advantage of this and be online at meeting time.

With the offer from the Town of West Newbury to use the Mill Pond Reservation site for our Field Day efforts, planning for this event will likely be a hot topic.

May 2016 Meeting

The May 19th, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center, 401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know (via the email list) and we’ll try to accommodate you.

John J. will also attempt to use skype for those members who wish to attend remotely. Add pentucket.radio to your buddy list if you want to wish to take advantage of this and be online at meeting time.

We will start public planning for Field Day in this meeting.

April 2016 Meeting

Meeting Reminder

The April 21st, Thursday 2016 meeting of the Pentucket Radio
Association will be held at The West Newbury Emergency Operations Center,
401 Main Street, West Newbury on the second floor at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

For members who may need or want a ride, let us know and we’ll try to accommodate you.

I will also attempt to use skype for those members who wish to attend remotely. Add pentucket.radio to your buddy list if you want to wish to take advantage of this and be online at meeting time.

This meeting will probably be dominated by NEAR-Fest talk and perhaps some initial talk about Field Day.

2016 Annual Meeting

The P.R.A. Annual Meeting will be held at the West Newbury Emergency Operations Center, 401 Main Street along Route 113 in West Newbury on 21 January 2016 at 7:30PM EST. The West Newbury EOC will likely be the “standard” location for our meeting, going forward. Thanks to Mike Dwyer for setting this up.

Please note, your 2016 dues must be paid in full in order to be eligible to run for office (or to vote for those who do). John has mailed out renewal forms to all. Please return them at your earliest convenience.

September Meeting

The September 18th Friday, 2015 meeting of the Pentucket Radio Association will be held at The New Brookridge Community Church, 232 Main Street (Rt 125), Haverhill, MA at 7:30 PM.

Talk-in will be on our repeater: 146.625 MHz PL 131.8

John will attempt to skype anyone in who wishes to attend remotely. Please add pentucket.radio as a buddy if you are interested.

This is the first meeting after the summer and the last meeting before October NearFest. Most of the discussion will probably involve NearFest preparation.