Category Archives: Meetings

November 2019 meeting rescheduled

From Duncan VE3GNI:

DUE TO THE INCOMING BAD WEATHER ALERT TOMORROW'S MEETING IS CANCELLED.

The roads are guaranteed to be a mess. Let's not add to the confusion.

This is the first significant snow storm for the GTA and will peak during our meeting.

I wish our members to be safe from the dangers of Toronto's first snow.

So, keep safe and we will meet on the 4th Monday the 25th.

On the 25th we will be discussing our club and how to move forward. Please bring your ideas.

June 10 meeting

From Duncan VE3GNI:

The next SARC meeting will be this coming Monday, June 10, 2019 at the Don Montgomery Centre beginning at 7:00 pm.

Special Guest Speakers Rick Harrison VA3NV RAC GTA Section Manager will talk about emergency communications in the GTA and Robert Galambos VA3BXG District Emergency Coordinator for York-Durham will share information on the ongoing jamming issues in the GTA


May 2019 meeting

Duncan VE3GNI will present "Everything about audio you didn't want to hear", covering noise reduction, distortion, frequency response and practical applications to amateur radio.

March 2019 Meeting

Mike VA3MW from FlexRadio Systems will be speaking to us about software defined radio. Come and join us on Monday, March 11 at 7 PM at the Don Montgomery Community Recreation Centre.

February 2019 Meeting

Hello Everyone:

Just a reminder that the next meeting of Scarborough ARC will be this coming Monday, February 11, 2019 beginning at 7:00 pm at the usual Don Montgomery Centre, Senior's Activity room, second floor.

Paul will give a presentation on remote control operation / weak signal HF digital.

Come and bring a friend or friends.

73 de Gord, VE3CNA

January 2019 Meeting

Hello to Everyone and Happy New Year.

The first meeting of SARC for 2019 is this coming Monday, January 14, 2019 at the usual place, the Don Montgomery Community Centre beginning at 7:00 pm.

Our new President, Duncan, VE3GNI will have some things to talk about and I plan to do a 'show and tell' about some very old wire (1858 wire) and some telegraph keys.

Hope to see you there; come and bring a friend or friends.

73 de Gord VE3CNA

December 2018 meeting

Hello Everyone:

The next meeting of SARC will be on Monday, December 10, 2018 beginning at 7:00 pm at the Don Montgomery Centre. Lots of parking at the rear of the building.

Meeting dates for early January (to be confirmed) are planned for January 14, 2019 and February 13, 2019. Arrangements will be made and firm dates for 2019 will be announced later.

At the meeting on December 10 it is hoped that we will either elect or acclaim a new President and Vice-President. Ray will remain as Secretary and Lambert will remain as Treasurer. There may be other vacancies to fill as well.

Other business may be conducted and hopefully there will be a bit of Christmas cheer.

All the best and hope to see you at the meeting. Bring a friend or friends.

73 de Gord, VE3CNA

September 2018 meeting

Hello To Everyone:

Just a reminder that the next meeting of Scarborough ARC will be held a week from today, Monday, September 10, 2018 at the Don Montgomery Centre as before. Starting time about 7:00 pm and our guest speaker will be Stan Leschinsky, VE3TW of Radio Amateurs of Canada.

Stan is an Assistant Director of RAC for Ontario South, Greater Toronto Area. He is active on HF and is very enthusiastic about contest operation.

I have invited members of South Pickering ARC to join with us to hear Stan and renew old friendships.

All are welcome including members of other clubs including the Toronto ARC. Pardon me if I have forgotten anyone.

Come and bring a friend or two and help SARC begin the Fall 2018 season.

For directions see the SARC website at: http://ve3we.org/event/september-2018-meeting/

73 de Gord, VE3CNA