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Brooks Park Festival - July

Contact: Mark K44LFL

Date: 
Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 07:00 to Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 17:00

Bike MS - Cape Cod Getaway 2024

The 146.955 repeater will be used for this event on Saturday.
Any radio-related event questions can be directed to KC1OTX.

Event Info:
https://events.nationalmssociety.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=1927

Date: 
Friday, June 28, 2024 - 00:00 to Saturday, June 29, 2024 - 00:00

Field Day

Contact Don KT1OK

Date: 
Friday, June 21, 2024 - 14:00 to Sunday, June 23, 2024 - 16:00

Dave Birtwell Walk for Alzheimer's

We provide communication support for a 1-mile walk along the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne.

Walkers are people with Azheimner's and their support perons. 

We need a net control plus several hams along the route to note progress and communicate any problems. 

Date: 
Saturday, May 18, 2024 - 08:00

Dayton Hamvention

Date: 
Friday, May 17, 2024 - 09:00 to Sunday, May 19, 2024 - 13:00

International Marconi Day

See https://nationaltoday.com/international-marconi-day/#:~:text=An%20inventor's%20holiday%2C%20International%20Marconi,takes%20place%20on%20April%2027.

April 25 is Marconi's 150th Birthday, which we will; be celebrating on the 27th at the Cape Cod National Seashore. This will also be a POTA activation. 

Date: 
Saturday, April 27, 2024 - 00:00

NEARFest Deerfield NH

Date: 
Thursday, April 25, 2024 - 08:00 to Friday, April 26, 2024 - 18:00

W1MGY Titanic Memorial Event

Thia is an annual event to commemorate the April 15, 1912 sinking of the Titanic, run by The Titanic Marconi Memorial Radio Association Of Cape Cod (a.k.a Barry KB1TLR and friends). 

We'll be operating from home  QTHs April 12-14 (the ship struck the iceberg on the 12th). 

 

Date: 
Friday, April 12, 2024 - 08:00 to Monday, April 15, 2024 - 02:00

Cape Cod Maker Faire--CANCELLED

Contact John KA1CTL

The Maker Faire is an event at Mashpee High School for creatrive people in a number of fields. many of them technical. BARC and FARA have been involved several times in the past. 

Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2024 - 08:00

Winter Field Day

Winter Field Day (WFD) is almost here.  It is being held on January 27 and 28.  For more information on WFD, go to https://winterfieldday.org/index.php#hero .

Date: 
Saturday, January 27, 2024 - 14:00 to Sunday, January 28, 2024 - 14:00

WinterFest 2024 - Whitman

See http://www.wa1npo.org/  Setup at 7AM

Date: 
Saturday, January 20, 2024 - 09:00

Marconi Day

Operate from home or with K1RTA (contact him directluy).

Date: 
Thursday, January 18, 2024 - 00:00

BARC Christmas Party

Contact Russ K1RTA

Date: 
Saturday, December 2, 2023 - 17:00

Jamboree on the Air (JOTA)

We will operate from the new BARC-funded station at Camp Greenough. Need many volunteere to setup, takedown, operate, and demonstrate.Setup Friday 10/14.Contavt Bruce WA3SWJ

Date: 
Friday, October 20, 2023 - 07:00 to Sunday, October 22, 2023 - 16:00

2023 Provincetown Walk for Alzheimer’s

Needed: 6 volunteers for the Alzheimer Family Support Center Provincetown Walk. 

Date: 
Sunday, October 15, 2023 - 11:00 to 14:00

AFSC Walk for Alzheimer's - Provincetown

Contact Mark WA1EXA

Date: 
Sunday, October 15, 2023 - 07:00 to 16:00

NEAR-Fest

Near Fest
NEAR-Fest
This is primarily a FRIDAY event if you are going to attend on Saturday, you need to arrive early as people will often start packing up around noon.
Please visit the event website for current information https://near-fest.com/

Tickets are required for this event, and you are encouraged to purchase them online before the event.

Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2023 - 08:00 to Saturday, October 14, 2023 - 18:00

Cape Cod Marathon

Contact Barry KB1TLR

Date: 
Saturday, October 7, 2023 - 07:00 to Sunday, October 8, 2023 - 16:00

Falmouth Amateur Radio Association (FARA) - Tech License in a Weekend

The Falmouth Amateur Radio Asscocition will be conduting Tech in a weekend licenseing class. 
 
The link to sign up for the Tech in a Weekend Class is: 
Date: 
Friday, September 22, 2023 - 18:00 to Sunday, September 24, 2023 - 17:00

Eastern States Exposition - Big E

Massachusetts Day is 9/21.  Not an operating event. Need volunteers to meet and greet the public and preach the Ham Gospel on 9/21.

Admission and parking fees are covered for volunteers.

Contact Rob K1UI

Date: 
Saturday, September 16, 2023 - 08:00 to Monday, October 2, 2023 - 17:00

Harwich Cranberry Festival


Need volunteers to operate, meet and greet, and help with setup and takedown. Setup Friday 9/15.

Contact Mark K4LFL

Date: 
Saturday, September 16, 2023 - 07:30 to Sunday, September 17, 2023 - 16:30

MS Challenge Walk

Hyannis to Harwich

Need operators at rest stops, etc. 

Date: 
Friday, September 8, 2023 - 07:00 to Sunday, September 10, 2023 - 16:00

Northeast HamXposition

See https://hamxposition.org/

 

Will include SkyWarn class

Date: 
Friday, August 25, 2023 - 08:00 to Sunday, August 27, 2023 - 16:00

Falmouth Road Race

Contact Barry KB1TLR

Date: 
Sunday, August 20, 2023 - 07:00

Harwich Brooks Park Crafts Fair

Need volunteers to operate, meet and greet, and help with setup and takedown.

Contact Mark WA1EXA

Date: 
Saturday, August 12, 2023 - 07:30 to Sunday, August 13, 2023 - 16:00

2023 Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Cape Cod Getaway

 The 2023 Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Cape Cod Getaway, a 2-day bicycle fundraising ride utilizing amateur radio for rest stop and route support communications coordinating ancillary, mechanical, medical volunteer support servicing the participant needs.  

 We will be running Net Control again this year from our Communications Trailer on Saturday from Kingston and Sunday from Wellfleet and may be reached on the air as ‘MS Net Control’ or my cell 508-944-1898 as needed.

Date: 
Sunday, June 25, 2023 - 05:00

MS Ride - Volunteers needed

John, N1PYN is looking for volunteer operators to staff the June 2023 MS ride.  Here is an oppertunity for local Hams to contribute and increase the visibility of Ham operators helping the community.  Please respond to John at:   [email protected]

Thank you

Date: 
Saturday, June 24, 2023 - 07:00 to Sunday, June 25, 2023 - 14:00

SkyWarn Training Class - April 18, 2023

The National Weather Service will conduct a SkyWarn training class on April 18, 2023 from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Sandwich Police Department, 255 Cotuit Road, Sandwich, MA 02563. 
 
Registration is required and the link is on the Boston NWS SkyWarn web page.
 
Date: 
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 - 18:30

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