2011-04-18

Scarborough Amateur Radio Club

General Meeting

18 April 2011

Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of the club – founded 23 April 1946.

President Ralph Muecke VE3VXY/VE3CIW called the meeting to order at 7:20 PM.

Welcome to Kenneth Strom VA3KRS, Paul Fegan and his wife.

Ralph reported on the MS Walk. Weather was bad but turnout was good. Unlike previous years, this year’s walk was operated as a club event. Most of the radio amateurs helping out were members of the club. Thanks to Malcolm VE3BGD for giving weather reports from his home QTH.

Awards:

Past President award – Ralph presented a gavel to Bernadine VE3YDB in appreciation of her work as President.

Tony Fegan Technical Award – Paul Fegan, son of Tony VE3QF(SK) presented the first award to Nick Blacklock VE3EBC.

Ralph presented the Jim Hildreth award to Rod Long VE3SOY.

50/50 draw – Christian won $8.

The rest of the evening was devoted to the celebration of the club’s 65th anniversary. Bernadine VE3YDB provided the games.

Audrey VA3YD thanked the members for their thoughts and wishes.

Bernadine expressed her thanks to Ralph for organizing the party, and to Gord and Audrey for the archives display.

 

Meeting adjourned at 9:30 PM

Participate – Learn – Enjoy