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Gold Coast Amateur Radio Association Meeting
October 24, 2017
CALL TO ORDER:
7:14 President, Melanie Fernandez J4VCT & lead the Pledge of Allegiance
SPEAKER THIS MONTH:
Robert Mollida delivered a great presentation explaining the various aspects of Hurricane Irma. He covered the history of Irma from beginning to end, giving all the details.
There were 30 in attendance
The minutes of the last meeting were approved as posted on the website. The 50/50 drawing was won by John N1QFH. He donated it back to the Club. Thanks, John. A Morse code training tape was auctioned off for $5.00. An ARRL Handbook was also auctioned off for 10.00. Mickey AA4AC agreed to head up the Nominating Committee. Those nominated at the meeting were: President: Melanie Fernandez, Vice President: Mike Wolfe and Joey Tiritilli. Treasurer: Ricki Witte Secretary: Roy Neiman. Nominations will be opened at the November meeting. Roy is to send a condolence card to the Arthur Ruben Family.
Ricki Witte, KJ4FSJ gave the monthly financial report.
A previous report was given by Ricki there were few changes except we had more members signing up and paying their dues.
Jeff Stahl tested one and he progressed from General to Extra. Congratulations
Winter Field Day is planned for January 27th, 2018 Special Note: The Broward ARC and the ARES/RACES groups will now meet on the 2nd in the Atrium HC. It is important that you check in on the second floor for those meetings.
The 146.61 Repeater input needed some touch up, as the incoming signals were very noisy. Rick & Eric corrected it the very next day. Thanks, Guys
The meeting was adjourned at 9:13 PM EST by President, Melanie Fernandez, KJ4VCT.
Respectfully submitted by Roy Neiman KJ4EGN, Secretary.