OARS, the Olympia Amateur Radio Society, is an ARRL special services club dedicated to promoting and supporting Amateur Radio in the Olympia Washington area as well as all of Thurston County.

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New ARRL Year-Long Operating Event Begins January 1

The " ARRL International Grid Chase " kicks off January 1, 2018. From the ARRL Page: The objective of the ARRL International G...

Upcoming Events

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Nov 15Monthly OARS Meeting and elections, 7:00pm
Nov 17
Boy Scout night hike, 5pm-3am
Nov 18East Side DMR Symposium Moses Lake, Wa
Nov 18-20ARRL Event: Nov. Sweepstakes – Phone
Nov 25-26CQWW CW Contest
Nov 26Olympia Downtown Association Holiday Parade – Sunday after Thanksgiving
Dec 1-3ARRL Event: 160 Meter
Dec 2SkyWarn Recognition Day Info at ARRL Info at NOAA
Dec 9ARES 5th Saturday exercise (holiday reschedule)
Dec 9,10ARRL Event: 10 Meter
Dec 14ARES Meeting Cancelled
Dec 17ARRL Event: Rookie Roundup–CW
Dec 20OARS Meeting, desserts, drinks, gift exchange
Dec 30TCARES 5th Saturday exercise
Jan 1ARRL: Straight Key Night
Jan 6ARRL: Kids Day
Jan 6-7ARRL: RTTY Roundup
Jan 17Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Jan 20-22ARRL: January VHF
Feb 12-16School Club Roundup (Winter Spring Term)
Feb 17,18ARRL: DX Contest - CW
Feb 21Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Mar 3,4ARRL: DX Contest - SSB
Mar 10Mike and Key Show and Swap Meet, Washington State Fairgrounds
Mar 21Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Mar 24MicroHams Digital Conference, Redmond Wa.
Apr 7Yakima Hamfest
Apr 15ARRL: Rookie Roundup - SSB
Apr 18Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Apr 14,15Communications Academy, South Seattle Community College

Some items sourced from the list of Pacific Northwest Hamfairs and Events, at http://www.n7cfo.com/amradio/hf/hf.htm
Some items sourced from the arrl.org list of contests at http://www.arrl.org/contests.
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