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P.O. Box 234; Cumberland, MD  21501-0234

W3YMW@arrl.net

301-729-6889

 

MEETING INFORMATION

First and Third Tuesday: 7:30 p.m.

Allegany County Department of Public Safety and Homeland Security

Administrative Offices

11400 PPG Road (North Branch Industrial Park)

East of Cumberland just off Maryland Route 51

 

Watch for training sessions and any meeting changes in newspaper and WCBC.

MARC 2-Meter NET SCHEDULE

Monday evenings: 8:00 p.m.

146.880 MHz (PL 123.0) Dan’s Mountain

Linked to 444.500 MHz (PL 118.8) Dan’s Mountain,

And also to 145.450 MHz (PL 123.0) Warrior Mountain

 


ARES-RACES NET SCHEDULE

Second Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.

146.880-  MHz (PL 123.0) Dan’s Mountain

Linked to 444.500+  MHz (PL 118.8) Dan’s Mountain, also linked to

145.450-  MHz (PL 123.0) Warrior Mountain

Net will also include 28.400 USB (10M) and Simplex channels (2M) 146.52, 146.55

Backup repeater systems:

147.240 MHz (PL 123.0)

444.000 MHz (PL 123.0)

442.750 MHz (PL 167.9)

 

MARC (Mountain Amateur Radio Club) serves the Greater Cumberland Maryland area,

including bordering counties/states in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.

 

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

Trustee

 

LARC/MARC VE

   Team Leader

Public Information

ACo RACES Officer

 

 

 

 

ACARTS EC / RACES Officer

AEC Administration

AEC Mobile Assets

AEC Public Service Operations

AEC Special Operations

 

CBE Steeples

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Jim Grabenstein, N 3 L V V

Bob Wempe, N3RVM

Judy Currence, N3RJA

Bill Smith, WA3THK

Bob Nimick, WB3KOZ

 

 

Bill Tucker, K3UEZ

Jim Robison, KB3JRW

Jim Grabenstein, N 3 L V V

 

 

 

 

Jim Grabenstein, N 3 L V V

Jim Robison, KB3JRW

Randy Bennett, KB3VJO

David Ogden, AB3FE

Ken Currence, N0BSD

 

Choosing a Ham Radio can be frustrating, this ARRL guide makes it easier.

Click above to view ARRL’s “Guide to Choose Your Ham Radio”

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Allegany County, Maryland ACARTS/RACES

MARC Officers and Committee Chairmen

MOUNTAIN AMATEUR RADIO CLUB EVENT SCHEDULE

Date

Event

Location

Event Start

JANUARY 2017

1/3

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

1/17

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

1/20

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

FEBRUARY 2017

2/7

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

2/11

LARC-MARC VEC Exam (Note location change)

LaVale Library; 815 National Hwy.

10:00 AM

2/17

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

2/21

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

MARCH 2017

3/4

LARC-PHARC VEC Exam

RRT Bldg, 144 Emergency Ln; Moorefield

9:00 AM

3/7

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

3/12

Spring Forward to DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME

 

 

3/17

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

3/21

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

APRIL 2017

4/4

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

4/8

Run the Queen City Marathon

C&O Canal; Allegheny Passage

7:30 AM

NYS

SkyWarn Class-Not yet scheduled

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

6:30 PM

4/16

Happy Easter

 

 

4/18

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

4/21

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

MAY 2017

5/2

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

5/6

Hagerstown HAMFEST

Wash Co Ag Expo Center

6 to 12:30 PM

5/13

LARC-MARC VEC Exam (Note location change)

LaVale Library; 815 National Hwy.

10:00 AM

5/14

Happy Mothers' Day

 

 

5/16

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

5/19

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

5/19

Dayton Hamvention

Greene County Fairgrounds                                                120 Fairground Road                                                       Xenia, Ohio (Note location change)

8-6

5/20

8-5

5/21

8-1

5/28

MD FM Association Memorial Day Hamfest

Howard Co. Fairgrounds

8-2:00 PM

JUNE 2017

6/3

LARC-PHARC VEC Exam

RRT Bldg, 144 Emergency Ln; Moorefield

9:00 AM

6/4

Breezeshooters Hamfest & Computer Show

Butler, PA

 

6/4

Manassas Hamfest

Prince William Co (VA) Fairgrounds

 

6/6

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

6/16

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

6/18

Fathers' Day BARC Hamfest

Arcadia VFD Grounds

 

6/20

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

6/24

ARRL Field Day

Boy Scout Camp Potomac; Oldtown

 

6/25

 

JULY 2017

7/1

Eastern PA Firecracker Hamfest Electronics Expo

Harrisburg, PA

 

7/4

Elks Coaster Derby Day

Main Street; Frostburg 

11:30 to 3 PM

7/4

Scheduled MARC Meeting (Confirm status)

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

7/18

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

7/21

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

7/2 or 7/30

Somerset County ARC Hamfest (Confirm date)

Somerset Co (PA) Technology Ctr

 

AUGUST 2017

8/1

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

8/6

Berryville VA Hamfest & LARC VEC (Exam@Noon)

Clarke Co.(VA) Ruritan Fairgrounds

 

8/12

LARC-MARC VEC Exam (Note location change)

LaVale Library; 815 National Hwy.

10:00 AM

8/12

Civilian Conservation Corp OTA

Camp Wolverine Company No. 673

 

8/13  **

Special Event Station (**MARC Participation)

New Germany State Park

 

8/15

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

8/18

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

SEPTEMBER 2017

9/2

LARC-PHARC VEC Exam

RRT Bldg, 144 Emergency Ln; Moorefield

9:00 AM

9/5

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

9/16

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

9/16

SavageMan Triathlon  (**MARC Participation)

Deep Creek Lake to Westernport                                        and return via Westernport Road

 

9/17  **

9/19

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

9/23

March of Dimes—March for Babies

Rocky Gap

8 am—Noon

OCTOBER 2017

10/3

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

10/7

Great Allegany Run

Mt. Savage to Cumberland

 

10/7

SET Drill - Tentative TBA

Greater Cumberland Area

 

10/17

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

10/20

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

10/20

ARRL JOTA (Jamboree on the Air) Tentative    w/Scouts & JOTI (Jamboree on the Internet)

Boy Scout Camp Potomac; Oldtown

 

10/21

 

10/22

 

NOVEMBER 2017

11/5

Fall back to EASTERN STANDARD TIME

 

 

11/5

WACOM Hamfest

Washington, PA

 

11/7

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

Nov - Dec

Salvation Army Bell Ringing  (TBA)

Rose's Dept. Store, Cumberland, MD

 

11/11

LARC-MARC VEC Exam (Verify location)

LaVale or South Cumberland Library?

10:00 AM

11/17

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

11/21

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

11/23

Happy Thanksgiving

 

 

DECEMBER 2017

December

MARC Christmas Party

To be announced

 

12/2

LARC-PHARC VEC Exam

RRT Bldg, 144 Emergency Lane; Moorefield

9:00 AM

12/5

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

12/19

MARC Meeting

ACDPS EOC: 11400 PPG Road

7:30 PM

12/15

MDC Section EchoLink Net

*WASH DC* Node 6154

8:00 PM

12/25

Merry Christmas

 

 

 

 

 

 

Every Monday

MARC Tri-State 2-Meter Net

146.88 (PL 123.0)

8:00 PM

Second Tuesday

ACARTS-RACES Net

146.88 (PL 123.0)

7:00 PM

Note:  Please verify date, time, and location before traveling to above events.