APRIL CLUB MEETING REPORT
The meeting was well attended starting at 7:33 PM after setting up for our presentation. Treasurer Dave N6LHL reported after paying bills, the treasury stands at $5061.00 . He reported that the Kenwood TM-731 donated to the club had been sold.
John NZ6Q and Paul N6KZW reported on the development of a club "Net Control Station in a Box" and the membership authorized spending up to $900 to bring the kit together.
Charlie WB6NVB reported on Field Day and the club would be placing a bulk order for Field Shirts at the May Meeting.
Bob K6DGQ reported on an article in the latest QST discussing practical operating tips for Public Service Events. He suggested that a presentation might be a good meeting topic in the future.
Jason KJ6JR gave a presentation of his experience assisting in the recovery of a weather balloon launched as part of pi-day activities at UC Berkeley on March 14th. This was a very interesting story and video enjoyed by everyone in attendance.
Sign-up sheets were passed around for volunteers for the May 2nd March of Dimes Walk-a-Thon and the May 3rd Delta Century Bike Ride.
Our next meeting will be on Thursday May 14th. We will be working on plans for Museum Ships weekend, Field Day and the Avenue of the Vines Half-Marathon. If you are need of transportation to and from the meeting, please
contact Paul, N6KZW or John, NZ6Q and we will arrange
transportation assistance for you.