2009-02-23

Scarborough Amateur Radio Club Inc. General Meeting

The meeting was held at the Don Montgomery Community Recreation Centre
in the Seniors’ lounge on February 23, 2009.

Bernadine called the meeting to order at 7:15 PM. Welcome to Bernie’s
XYL Olivia and daughter Celinda.

Treasurer (Lambert): as of today we have $2867.51 in the bank.

Bob showed the first part of Empire of the Air, a PBS documentary that
covers the early years of radio and the people who made it possible.

Bernadine will be meeting with Peter VA3PRW to discuss a future
presentation about Toronto ARES.

CNIB Hamfest is on Saturday, May 23. Randy VE3WRN is still looking for
volunteers but he will be away from March 6-30. This year we will
have one table to promote the club. Ralph is working on a display board.

Anniversary night is April 27.

Ralph and Bernie will be doing a presentation about RDF/fox hunting on
March 23.

The club will send out a card to Joe VA3JDX, whose brother recently
passed away.

Rod, Ralph, and Nick are working on a proposal to put up an antenna at
the community centre.

Raffle – Prizes from Jim VE3JUS and Audrey VA3YD

Nick brought in a Collins R-390A receiver (ex-military), and Rod brought
in a tube tester.

Meeting adjourned at 9:35 PM.

Participate – Learn – Enjoy