N4TAO Special Event Station RSCC Tamke Allen Observatory

Monday November 11th on Veterans Day RCARC along with the UT Amateur Radio Club will be putting the special event station RSCC Tamke Allen Observatory N4TAO on the air to observe the passing of Mercury between the Earth and the Sun. If you want to help contact Cliff KD4GT kd4gt.tn(at)gmail(dot)com . More information can be found at https://www.roanestate.edu/pages/obs/index.htm.
Tamke-Allen Observatory is located at 334 Caney Creek Road, Rockwood, TN. 37854.

November 2019 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone! Here is the November Roane County Amateur Radio Club Newsletter. I hope we will see everyone on Thursday November 14th for the RCARC meeting at 7:00 PM in the Rockwood Community Center, 710 North Chamberlaine Ave. Rockwood, TN. Come early and bring a friend. If you need any information contact Jim K4apy k4apy (at) yahoo (dot) com.

I hope to see everyone there!

RCARC October 2019 Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone! This coming Thursday at 7:00 PM is the October Meeting for The Roane County Amateur Radio Club. 710 North Chamberlain Ave, Rockwood, TN. I hope to see everyone there . Please bring a friend and introduce Ham Radio to someone new!

Also on Saturday October 12th at 9:00 AM in the Trenton Street Baptist Church, the Roane County VE team will hold their bi-monthly exam session by appointment. Contact Keith Dalton WV4G at wv4g.keith@gmail.com to schedule your HAM exam.

Also we are looking for folks to run for office! In December we hold our election of officers and will be electing a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer for 2020, so if you want to help the club grow, go ahead and toss your name in hat for a candidate!

I look forward to seeing you all Thursday.

Jim K4APY

RCARC September Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone. This coming Thursday September 12th 2019 is our next meeting of The Roane County Amateur Radio Club at 7:00 PM in the Rockwood Community Center, 710 North Chamberlain Ave., Rockwood, TN. I hope to see everyone there and bring a friend!! We have been having some good productive meetings lately and have been seeing some new faces so come on down and meet up with some friends who share your interests!

Dont forget that the Roane County VE team will have their next test session on Saturday October 12th at 9:00 am in the Trenton Street Baptist Church , Harriman, TN. by appointment. Contact Keith Dalton WV4G wv4g.keith@gmail.com to schedule an exam.

I hope to see everyone this Thursday!

Jim K4APY k4apy@yahoo.com

August 2019 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone !!

I hope everyone is doing well. The next RCARC meeting will be on August 8th at 7:00 pm in The Rockwood Community Center 710 North Chamberlain Ave. Rockwood, TN. 37854.

At the next meeting we will go over the tower raising scheduled for Friday 8/9/19 talk about whats’ next on our list of activities.  

Also let’s not forget the Roane County VE exam session on Saturday 8/10/19 @ 9:00 AM in Harriman, TN. E-mail Keith WV4G wv4g.keith@gmail.com for more details or to schedule your exam by appointment.

I hope to see everyone at the RCARC Meeting on August 8th2019 at 710 N. Chamberlain Ave, Rockwood TN in the Rockwood Community Center at 7:00 PM,Talk In will be on the 147.015+ (PL 110.9) repeater. C-ya!!

Jim White  K4APY