Contoocook Valley Radio Club
PO Box 88, Henniker, NH 03242 USA

What's New? as of December 12, 2014

  • General License Class - Starting January 10, and running for 4 saturdays, there will be a class to help those who want to upgrade to General.  These classes will run from 9am - 1pm and be held at the Concord Red Cross Building, 2 Maitland Street, Concord.  There will be a test session on February 7 at the same location. The class will be presented by KB1RIJ and NS1O.  For more information or sign up, please email Larry, KB1RIJ

  • Rag Chew Net - There has been some discussion about promoting more activity on the .895 repeater.  A few club members have decided to try a rag chew net on Tuesday,  7:30pm.  Please join us!

  • Next Meeting will be January 13, 2015 - Till then, May your amp keep your shack warm enough to not have your coffee freeze!

  • K1BKE ECHOLink Node is off line - Due to equipment failure, the node has been taken off line and will be off line until someone new picks up the cause.  Thank you Ron, K1PDY for providing this service over the years!

  • New Constitution and Bylaws Passed - On October 14, the club members voted 100% to adopt the new Constitution and Bylaws.  Links to the left have been updated.

  • Officers Elected - At our last meeting, the club voted for the officers of the 2015 year.  Congratulations to the following:  KB1RIJ  President, AF1T as Vice President, W1MKY Treasurer, and N1JHJ Secretary.  Thank you all for voting and thanks to those who are stepping up to guide the club next year.

  • Contoocook Valley Radio Club Upcoming Events:
    • January 13, 2015 - Regular meeting
    • January 27, 2015 - Business meeting
    • February 10, 2015 - Regular Meeting
    • February 24, 2015 - Business Meeting
    • March 10, 2015 - Regular Meeting
    • March 24, 2015 - Business Meeting
    • March 22, 2015 - CVRC Flea Market - Henniker Community School

      If you would like to share your expertise in some area of Amateur Radio, we would love to hear about your favorite activity at one of the future meetings.
  • CVRC Meetings:

    The CVRC meets on the second Tuesday of each month usually at the Hopkinton Town Library in Contoocook, NH, (except December and some Julys).  Rag chew at 7 PM; Meeting at 7:30 PM. Talk-in is on 146.895 / R, -600hz, 100 Hz PL.  Meetings are open to both members and nonmembers.

    Business Meetings are held each month, two weeks after the Regular Monthly Meeting at 7 PM.  All are encouraged to participate.  We lay all of  the groundwork for the club activities at these meetings.

    When there is no meeting, please join us on the K1BKE Repeater at 7:30pm on Tuesdays for an informal ragchew net.
  • The CVRC maintains an email list at Yahoo! Groups to keep club members and  friends informed about club events.  If you would like to be on this list,  click on the "Subscribe" button below left

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  • A couple of reminders about the CVRC email reflector:
    • If you change your e-mail address and discontinue the one you used to subscribed to the e-mail reflector with, you will not get any e-mail from the reflector. You have to re-subscribe your new e-mail address;follow the "subscribe" link at the bottom of this page.
    • If you send an e-mail to the reflector, it HAS to be originating from the e-mail address that you registered with or it will be denied.
    • Please - when replying to a post, consider who needs to see your reply.  If it is only the original poster, and not the entire membership, spare the rest of us and make use of the "Reply To Sender" link at the bottom of the original post.


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