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State and local ARRL Simulated Emergency Test
Saturday September 30, 2017, 8 am - 12 pm

The ARES group will participate in the State of Michigan and ARRL local simulated emergency test. We will need operators for this exercise.  All ARES operators should plan to participate in this exercise.

Contact Ron, KC8YVF at for more information.

Operators should report to the Birch Run Expo Center at 8:00 am for assigments. The drill should conclude about noon.

If you can not work at the Expo Center, but can work from home or mobile, monitor 147.240 MHz between 8 am and noon for further instructions.

Emergency Preparedness Expo
Saturday September 30, 2017, 9 am - 5 pm

On Saturday September 30, 2017 is the Great Lakes Emergency Expo at the Birch Run Expo Center. The club has been asked to participate in the expo and present the aspects of Amateur Radio and related activities like education, public service, skywarn and emergency services.  We will be provided with a table at the expo.  We will display various items, radios and publications

Setup will begin at 8 am.  We need people to man the demo table throughout the day.
If you can help for the entire day,  part of the day or only a couple of hours, please contact Ron KC8YVF or Mike KD8MMH or come out to the Expo Center Saturday.

Here is a link to the Presenters web site Great Lakes Emergency Expo


Revised 09/19/17