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.


Upcoming Events

View this on the OARS Calendar

Jan 20,21NA QSO party, SSB
Jan 20-22ARRL: January VHF
Jan 27,28Winter Field Day, OARS in planning stage
Feb 1Washington Emergency Communications Coordination Work Group (WECCWG)
Feb 8ARES meeting
Feb 12-16School Club Roundup (Winter Spring Term)
Feb 17,18ARRL: DX Contest - CW
Feb 21Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm, Guest Gherry Pettit, reducing RFI
Mar 3,4ARRL: DX Contest - SSB
Mar 8ARES meeting
Mar 10Mike and Key Show and Swap Meet, Washington State Fairgrounds, OARS has a booth
Mar 21Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Mar 24MicroHams Digital Conference, Redmond Wa.
Mar 305th Saturday ARES exercise
Apr 7MS Walk
Apr 7Yakima Hamfest
Apr 12ARES meeting
Apr 15ARRL: Rookie Roundup - SSB
Apr 18Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
Apr 14,15Communications Academy, South Seattle Community College
Apr 20-22ARRL Idaho State Convention
Apr 27Olympia Arts Walk, 5-10 pm; 28 noon-8 pm
May 5Lacey STEM fair
May 5,67QP 7 area qso party
May 10ARES meeting
May 16Monthly OARS Meeting, 7:00pm
May 19,20Lacey Spring Fun Fair
May 19,20Olympus Road Rally
May 19,20River Radio Campout 2018 Pateros, Wa
May 20Capital City Marathon
Jun 1-3SEA-PAC 2018, ARRL NW Division Convention, Seaside, OR
Jun 8-10Apple City ARC Hamfest, Dryden Wa
Jun 9-11ARRL: June VHF
Jun 16ARRL: Kids Day
Jun 23,24ARRL: Field Day
June 14ARES meeting
Jul 14,15IARU HF World Championship
June 16Swede Day Parade Rochester
June 20OARS meeting
June 23Cap Forest Equine Endurance Ride, Evergreen Sportsmans club, 6am to 7pm
JulyLacey Fireworks (ARES)
July 12ARES meeting
July 18OARS meeting

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.
OARS
PO Box 2861
Olympia WA 98507
E-Mail: NT7H@arrl.net

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