Monthly Meeting Schedule

Due to the coronavirus, the our Wednesday night meetings will be Virtual meetings via Zoom. They will start at 7:00pm and we recommend that you sign-in before the start time so we can begin at 7:00.

 Zoom log-in details are available via the WVARA email reflectoror by contacting Jim, K6EI, using the email address on his QRZ.com page. 

2021 Meeting Schedule

Scheduled Meeting DateSpeakerTopic
January 13Dr. Seth Shostak, N6UDKThe Quest for the Ultimate DX — Are We Alone in the Universe?
February 10Gary Johnson, NA6O “How to Reduce RF noise Before It Gets into Your Transceiver”
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March 10Jim Aspinwall, NO1PC “Elmering in the Age of Devices”
April 14Brian Tanner, AG6GX “Art of Voice Communications: Techniques for Technician & HF-class licensees” Download PDF Presentation
May 12Kristen McIntyre, K6WX“SWR? Who Cares!”  (SWR myths and misconceptions)
June 9Clint Bradford, K6LCSHow to Work Amateur Satellites with your HT
July 14No Meeting
August 21It’s official.  Sunnyvale has opened their picnic facilities for summer reservations, and we’ve been approved for Baylands Park Pickleweed Picnic Area.  So mark your calendar for WVARA’s Annual BBQ on August 21 starting at 11am.  This coincides with the North America QSO Party / SSB, so we’ll be making contacts during our BBQ via a portable station. 
September 8Teri Grizer, K8MNJGrounding/Bonding for RFI Mitigation
October 13Rex Vokey, KE6MTSOTA (Summits on the Air)
November 10Steve Sergeamt, KC6ZKTWinter Field Day Plans
December 8Holiday Party

Previous meetings can be viewed on our Meetings History Page.

Now you can renew your 2021 membership with PayPal. It is fast and easy. Visit the membership page for all details.

You can write to the WVARA at:

West Valley Amateur Radio Association
P.O. Box 6544
San Jose, CA 95150-6544

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