Upcoming CVARC Speakers and Events


Thursday, May 17, 2018 – Field Day History: CVARC Operations Chair Steve Gillis-KZ6H previews plans for the club’s biggest event of the year! Field Day will be held on June 23-24 at Maple Elementary School, 3501 Kimber Drive in Newbury Park.

Thursday, June 21, 2018 – Emergency Preparedness: Bill Boyd, Emergency Manager with the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services discusses emergency preparedness and communication in Ventura County.

Thursday, July 19, 2018 – Logging Software: Adrian Jarrett-K6KY, Rick Slater-AG6AY, Stu Sheldon-AG6AG and Dean Nedelman-K6DIN will present a panel presentation about several of the more popular logging software programs, such as N1MM, N3FJP, Logger32 and Ham Radio Deluxe. If you're considering purchasing a logging program, this discussion should help you determine which program is best for you.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 – Mobile Operation

Thursday, September 20, 2018 – Digital Software

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - Repeater Systems

Thursday, November 15, 2018 – Antennas

December TBA, 2018 – CVARC Holiday Party

January 17, 2019 - Ham Radio in Space

The Speakers Committee (Stu Forman-KK6VYS, Mark Horner-KK6IKX, Brad Ormsby, W6VO, David Arata, KA9WMI and Andy Ludlum, K6AGL) is always interested in your program ideas. If you have thoughts on who might be a good speaker for a club meeting, please let any of us know.