QST! QST! QST! CQ CQ CQ for WPARC Ham Fest. Sat Sep 17 7 AM to Noon (gates open for vendors 6 AM), McBean Memorial Park, Lincoln CA. Enter 4th and A St -- or -- 2nd and D St. Come to sell! Come to buy! Download the Ham Fest flyer and more info in WPARC News section below. See you there!
 Next WPARC Meeting

Our Next Club Meeting is Sep 20, 2016, 7:00 PM
Woodcreek Oaks Golf Club
5880 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd., Roseville, California

Scheduled Speaker and Topic
Tentatively: Ham Fest Debrief

Club Meeting Location
WPARC conducts monthly club meetings on third Tuesdays of each month. Join us at Legends at Woodcreek Oaks Golf Club, 5880 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd., Roseville.

Board Meeting Location
WPARC Board meets on second Tuesdays at Pizza Round Up, 2270 Nicolaus Rd, Lincoln at 7:00 PM. Members and guests with business to bring before the board are welcome to attend.
 WPARC Field Day - 2016
Gary and Jerry: Grave Shift Roger works QSO in the shade
WPARC Field Day 2016 Crew
Arturo and youngsters work QSOs Gary works a breakfast taco

Photo credits: Art KK6NFM and Gary KT6SKR. Thank you guys!

 WPARC News
Ham Fest - Sep 17, 2016 - Gates Open: 6 AM Vendors, 7 AM Buyers, 'til noon
Our annual WPARC Ham Fest is coming Saturday, September 17, McBean Memorial Park in Lincoln (map). Come in search of treasure! Come to peddle your wares! Come to take it all in! Doughnuts! Coffee! Hot dogs! VE session for Technician through Extra exams by appointment. Download the Ham Fest flyer [pdf] for details. Gates open for vendors and set up at 6 AM. Ham Fest starts 7 AM and ends at noon. See you there!

Pacificon - Oct 14-16, 2016
Pacificon 2016, the annual west coast amateur radio convention, is coming soon to the San Ramon Marriott. Find out more at www.pacificon.org

WPARC on Facebook and Twitter
Check us out on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter (@k6pac)

VoIP on the Club Repeater
Our Club repeater now has the capability to connect to repeaters all over the world by VoIP. Read more about it at the VoIP page.

 2016 WPARC Activities
July
12-Board Mtg
19-Club Mtg
August
9-Board Mtg
16-Club Mtg
September
13-Board Mtg
17-WPARC Ham Fest
20-Club Mtg
October
11-Board Mtg
18-Club Mtg
November
8-Board Mtg
15-Club Mtg
December
13-Board Mtg
20-Club Mtg
TBD-Lincoln Holiday Parade Event Support
TBD-Lions Food Distribution Event Support
 WPARC Nets
VHF NETS on K6PAC Repeater
Monday 8:30PM » C4FM Forum Learn about this new digital technology
Wednesday 10AM » WPARC Day Net Members and guests welcome
Thursday 7:30PM » WPARC Evening Net Members and guests welcome

HF NET
Check in during the Thursday evening 2 Meter Net to hear where we will CQ this week!
Scheduled HF Net Band Rotation
1st Thu – 10 meters (28.410 MHz) – 8/4, 9/1, 10/6, 11/3
2nd Thu – 15 meters (21.355 MHz) – 8/11, 9/8, 10/13, 11/10
3rd Thu – 40 meters (7.225 MHz) – 8/18, 9/15, 10/20, 11/17
4th Thu – 75 Meters (3.855 MHz) – 8/25, 9/22, 10/27, 11/24
5th Thu – 10 meters (28.410 MHz) – 9/29, 12/29

Net Script
Running a net is a great way to gain radio experience. Try your hand at running a net! The script can be found here [pdf].
 WPARC Officers - 2016
PresidentBill MKJ6YCO
Vice PresidentJerry HN6JKH
SecretaryMichael BK6BUK
TreasurerPaul PKJ6ORG
Board MemberClay AK6AEP
Board MemberGary TWA6IKE
Board MemberArturo GKK6NFM
Alternate Board MemberKaty MKJ6YCP
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