Category Archives: History

From the archives

Gord VE3CNA has been scanning in items from the very early days of SARC. The history section now includes the 1946-1947 membership list and several issues of the club newsletter, DAH-DIT-DAH. Hope you enjoy them.

Club Project Night, January 24, 2005

The meeting was well attended with 20 club members present, we were pleased to see Charlie VE3EHD out to the meeting from the Toronto ARES Group….Charlie informs us that he will be joining our ranks at the next meeting….welcome Charlie it will be nice to have you with the Scarborough Club.

The focus of the earlier part of the meeting was the final signing of the club bylaws by the executive. Copies of the club bylaws will be kept by the executive and a copy in the club safety deposit box along with a backup floppy disk.

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Scarborough Fair 2004

On Saturday June 12th 2004, the Mid-Scarborough Recreation Centre held a “Fair” to show the folks who live in Scarborough a little of what the Mid-Scarborough Centre offers.  Besides the two large rinks there are various organizations that have activities centered around the Mid-Scarborough Complex.

There is the active Scarborough Rifle Club, a Snooker Club, a Euchre, Cribbage, Bridge group, special Karate for the hard of hearing, various dance activites, then of course a large Sea Cadet group, an Air Cadet group, and a very active Seniors group.

The Scarborough Amateur Radio Club is also one of these many user-groups. Last year was the second year that The Scarborough Amateur Radio Club was invited to take part in the Mid-Scarborough Recreation Centre Fair.  The idea was to show the public what our radio club is all about. Continue reading Scarborough Fair 2004

1945 WWII Cease Fire Order

Audrey Little VA3YD, Gord Hogarth VE3CNA, Leo Kelly VE3HUN, Bob Chrysler VE3IEL with copy of cease fire order
Audrey Little VA3YD, Gord Hogarth VE3CNA, Leo Kelly VE3HUN, Bob Chrysler VE3IEL with copy of cease fire order

In this picture you see Leo Kelly VE3HUN now silent key, presenting Gord Hogarth VE3CNA & Audrey Little VA3YD of our archive committee the original Cease Fire Order that ended the Second World War on the Western Front for British, Canadian & Polish troops. The President that night, Bob Chrysler VE3IEL looks on.

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