MARC WB3JOE/R W3NWA Southeastern PA
The ARRL sponsored Field Day exercise of emergency preparedness and amateur fellowship is always the fourth full weekend in June, rain or shine. MARC held its 2016 ARRL Field Day, June 25-26th. MARC will hold the 2017 ARRL Field Day on June 24-25, 2017 at the Lower Providence Fire Company, located at Ridge Pike and Mount Kirk Avenue, Eagleville, PA, coordinates: 40.155502, -75.401259 (see the maps below). Talk-in is on the MARC 145.13 Paoli repeater.
All MARC members and their families are invited to a picnic at the site. Plan on coming out! MARC will be operating class 2A.
The MARC will be holding a Radio Merit Badge session in conjunction with their annual Field Day - an event which allows Amateur Radio operators to practice their skills with emergency communications and to inform the public about the mission and value of amateur radio. Interested Scouts must pre-register for this event by Monday, June 19th by contacting Jeremy Carlo N2ZLQ, MARC President and session leader at firstname.lastname@example.org.
e merit badge session will start promptly atwith the goal of having all scouts earn the badge and end the session by . Scouts will need to arrive with blue cards signed by their Scoutmasters.
Lower Providence Fire Company is in Eagleville PA ('A' on the maps below')