January 2020 Meeting and Newsletter!

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I hope everyone is doing well. The next RCARC meeting will be on January 9th at 7:00pm in The Rockwood Community Center 710 North Chamberlain Ave. Rockwood, TN. 37854. This is our first Meeting of 2020. Lee KM4AKE said we would be organizing committes and other business to plan for the year.

At the 2019 December Meeting the club members re-elected all the 2019 officers for another term.

Don’t forget Saturday January 4th 2020 is the Morristown Hamfest. RCARC will have a table there so come on up and see what goodies you can find!




December RCARC Meeting, Election of Officers and Pot Luck Dinner

Hello Everyone!!

Thursday December 12, 2019 at 6:30 the Roane County Amateur Radio Club December Meeting, Election of Officers and Club Christmas Pot luck dinner. Club members are asked to bring a vegetable dish or desert item to share with everyone . Ham is provided by the club and will be prepared by Phil KE4LSH and Anna KE4VJM. Please Be there if you can. We need folks to run for office. President, Vice President , Treasurer and Secretary. More than 1 candidate is desireable. It doesn’t take a lot of time and the club needs fresh ideas and leadership from time to time.

Let’s not forget that RCARC memberships are due for renewal in January, so please consider renewing your membership and support our club. I look forward to seeing everyone next Thursday 12/12/19 at 6:30 PM.




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.