The Algonquin Amateur Radio Club will be holding its annual hamfest at 1Lt Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School at 25 Union St. in Marlborough, MA. The hamfest is very popular among hams in both the Eastern MA and the eastern portions of the Western MA ARRL sections.
The hamfest will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. General admission is $5 and includes a chance at the $200 Cash Door Prize.
An amateur radio exam session will be run at the hamfest at 9:00 AM for those how wish to get licensed or upgrade.
Vendors may reserve 6 foot tables at the hamfest at $15 each if purchased by February 9, 2018 ($20.00 each accepted at the door if space is available). Vendors may arrive at 6:30 AM for setup. For more information or to reserve a table, contact Tim Ikeda KA1OS at 1-508-919-6136 before 9:00 PM or email firstname.lastname@example.org. A mail in order form is also available on the bottom of the hamfest’s official flyer.
Talk in will be on the MMRA Marlboro repeater system: 147.27+ (pl 146.2).
WMA Section Manager Ray Lajoie KB1LRL is planning on attending the hamfest.
Hope to see you there!