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Congratulations to the Fall Technician Class

Congratulations to the Fall Technician Class, who got the following licenses. They are also members. Edward J Achtner – Technician – KM6OEJ Anne-Marie M Cowsill – Technician – KM6OEK Peter E Gilmore – Technician – KM6OEL Steve C Ira – Technician – KM6OEM Teodorico S Ira – Techincian – KM6OEN

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Board of Directors Election

At the November 01 General Membership two Board of Directors candidates were nominated.  The candidates were nominated; including the slate nominated by the Nominating Committee are: (listed in alphabetical order by last name) [incumbents are indicated] Kris Backensotse, N5HIT,  incumbent John Boyd, KE6ORI David Chaney, AA6AE,  incumbent Steve Smith, WA1TOV

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Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday 11/05

Fall back, Sunday, November 05, 2017!   Set your clocks back one hour, Saturday night, before you go bed; the time changes at 2AM Sunday, set back the clock one hour to 1AM. The Sunday Morning Nets, move back, Sunday.

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Board Member Nominations Are Open COMPLETED

  The nominations are open for the Board of Directors for 2018.  See: Our By-Laws [Article 13, Section 11], for further information on how to nominate a member. Contact Us at: http://w6sg.net/site/contact/, to make your nomination. Or bring the nomination to the November Membership Meeting. At the November 01 General

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Password Changed

Our Membership Chair, Curtis, has changed the password  to the restricted-to-members parts of  our website.  (Roster & Club Logo Merchandise)  Look for an e-mail from Curtis (QSA-5 Mailing List), or contact us.    Randy

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Christmas Party Date Set – December 06

Updated: 12/07/2017 9:00AM The Marin ARS Board of Director’s approved setting the Christmas (Holiday) Party date for Wednesday, December 06, 2017. COMPLETE! Planned Menu:    Turkey, ham, stuffing, mashed sweet potatoes, scalloped potatoes,  gravy,  asparagus, deserts.  (Depends on the caterer selected.  Our previous caterer went out-of-business.) Membership in MARS is

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NCVEC Form 605 & FCC Form 605 Will Be Updated

From ARRL-VEC The form NCVEC 605 and FCC form 605 will be updated (Federal requirement) to include a statement (check box) that the applicant has never been convicted of any felony. VE Teams should dispose of (throw away or recycle) all previous versions on or after August 20, 2017; do

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UPDATE: Marin ARS Picnic Date Set 9/30 COMPLETED

Saturday,  Sept.  30, at Piper Park.   COMPLETED The Marin ARS returns to Piper Park, on Saturday, September 30, 2017, 11:30 – 15:00. The club will provide charcoal, burgers, hot dogs, buns, and water. Bring a Salad or Desert to share. See you there! MARIN AMATEUR RADIO SOCIETY P.O. BOX

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Board Recommends Proposed By-Laws Changes – UPDATED

The Board of Directors has recommended proposed By-Laws changes to voted on by the membership at the June 02 membership meeting. We proposed to reduce the Board of Directors size from 9 to 7.  We proposed to eliminate appointed Trustees of License as voting members of the Board.   We proposed to

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Guest Speaker Schedule

Updated: 01/12/2018 All Presentations are Scheduled to Coincide with General Meeting Dates February 02, 2018 – Our own Jamie Taylor, KK6OLF will speak on GNU Radio. March 02, 2018 – TBD Presentations 2017: 1/06/17 – We had a guest speaker for the Friday January 6th meeting.   Steve Wilson, W6SDY, presented on

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