Holiday Luncheon in Lieu of December Meeting
Please join us for our annual holiday luncheon at Clem Mikeska's Bar-B-Q in Temple on December 8 at 12:00 p.m. Hope you can attend.
Congratulations to the New Amateur Radio Licensee's
The fall HAMExpo has concluded another fall gathering with 16 new or upgraded licensee's hitting the airwaves. We have 4 new Technicians, 9 new Generals and 3 new Extra Class licensee's. Congratulations to all!
HamEXPO Fall 2018 & Amateur Radio Test Session
HamEXPO Fall 2018 is back October 6! Ready to test for your Ham ticket? In conjunction with HamExpo, amateur radio license testing will take place in the main building of the Expo center, on the 2nd floor, sponsored by the Central Texas Amateur Radio Club. Testing will be on Saturday, October 6th, beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending when all applicants have been tested, sometime around 11:00 a.m. Since the test session is in conjunction with the very popular HamExpo, we anticipate between 25 and 50 people at the session. Prior registration is not required. Two forms of ID are required, a photo ID and one other form of ID. The test fee will be $15.00. Good Luck and have fun at HamEXPO!
CTARC Tenth Anniversary
Ten years ago, on the 3rd of June, the Central Texas Amatuer Radio Club was formed. At that initial meeting, thirty one amateurs gathered to start the new club. Those initial members formed the club to "further the exchange of information and cooperation between members, to promote radio knowledge, fraternalism and individual operating efficiency and to so conduct club programs and activites as to advance the general interest and welfare of Amateur Radio in the community", as stated in the Club's Constitution. Happy Anniversary CTARC!