8.30 PM ET
W8QLY Repeater 146.745 PL 110.9
Mahoning County ARES® thank MVARA
for the use of their repeater for this net.
9.00 AM to 1.00 PM ET
Field Day 101
ITT
N. Meridian Road
Youngstown
- Field Day Discussions and Q&A
- Field Day Antennas (samples on site)
- Bring materials to build your Field Day antenna
7.30 PM to 9.00 PM ET
FLDIGI 101
ITT
N. Meridian Road
Youngstown
- FLDIGI "How To"...Bring laptop, HT, and digital interface
 (Don't have a laptop or digital interface - no problem feel free to attend and learn more about FLDIGI!)
7.30 PM to 9.00 PM
Net Control and Net Protocol 101
ITT
N. Meridian Road
Youngstown
- Working in a directed net
- General protocol for operating in a directed net
- Acting as net control in a directed net
- Practical exercise with a following debrief
ARRL Field Day
See various club websites for locations and times
Special Olympics
Austintown Fitch HS, Idaho Rd. Austintown
8.30 AM to 3.00 PM
HT 2M Event, 12 Operators Needed
Lunch Provided
Contact: Andy Brinko(WA8ZLK@ARRL.net) or
     Wes Boyd (W8IZC@ARRL.net)
Howl at the Moon 5K
Lakeview HS, Cortland
7.30 PM to 11.30 PM
HT 2M Event, 6 Operators Needed
Contact Jackie: (N8JMW@ARRL.net)
VE Testing
ITT Tech, Meridian Rd at I-680
6.30 PM
Walk-ins welcome
Contact: Al (AB8AA@ARRL.net)
Austintown July 4th Celebration
Township Park, 6000 Kirk Road
4.00 PM to 10.30 PM
HT 2M Event, 12 Operators Needed
Contact: Dotti (KC8SYF@ARRL.net)
VE Testing
YSU Maint. Building, Wood St. Youngstown
6.30 PM
Walk-ins welcome
Contact: Jerry (W8JV@ARRL.net)
2013 PCARS Hamfair
Portage County Fairgrounds
4215 Fairgrounds Rd., Randolph
8.00 AM to 3.00 PM
2013 GLECC
Gilmour Academy Lower School
35001 Cedar Rd., Gates Mills, OH
7.30 AM to 4.00 PM
PCARS Hamfair
Portage County Fairgrounds
4215 Fairgrounds Road
Randolph Ohio
8.00 AM to 3.00 PM
Mahoning County ARES
Training Event
6:30 PM
Austintown Senior Center
100 Westchester Drive
Austintown, Ohio
Ohio QSO Party
www.ohqp.org
Ohio State Parks On The Air
parks.portcars.org/ospota/index.php
WRARC Testing
6.30 PM - ITT Tech
N Meridian Road, Youngstown
Contact: AB8AA - 330.549.3051
Tour of the Valley
Time Trial
Mastropietro Winery
Berlin Center, OH
Volunteers needed
Contact Allan Avnet (AB8AA)
330.549.3051 or AB8AA@arrl.net
Tour of the Valley
Road Race
Columbiana, OH
Volunteers needed
Contact Allan Avnet (AB8AA)
330.549.3051 or AB8AA@arrl.net
Ohio ARES HF Net - 7:00 PM ET
First 20 minutes tune 3875 kHz LSB
After 20 minutes tune to 7240 kHz LSB
All are welcome to check in.
Ohio ARES/OES HF Digital Net - 8:00 PM
3585 kHz USB, 7072 kHz USB
For more information visit: http://ohden.org/
Ohio ARES/OES HF Digital Net - 8:00 PM
7072 kHz USB, 3585 kHz USB (Secondary)
For more information visit: http://ohden.org/
Net Control 101-A
7 to 9 PM - Millcreek Farm
Highway 46, Canfield
Bring your HT
ARRL Great Lakes Division Convention and Columbus Hamfest
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Aladin Shrine Center
3850 Stelzer Road
Columbus, Ohio
Warren ARA Hamfest
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
899 Everett Hull Road
Cortland, Ohio
20/9 Tailgate Hamfest
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Austintown Senior Center
100 Westchester Drive
Austintown, Ohio
Cleveland Hamfest and Computer Show
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
Berea, Ohio
20/9 Tailgate @amp Hamfest
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Austintown Senior Center - 100 Westchester Drive
Austintown, Ohio
O.S.P.O.T.A.
12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
2013 Simulated Emergency Test
Details soon
NIMS 100 Introduction Series
Overview Presentation
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Austintown Senior Center
NIMS 100 Introduction Series
Q & A Session and Test Opportunity
9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Austintown Senior Center
Skype-In with Gordon West
7:00 PM
Austintown Senior Center
Parade: 3:30 PM
East Federal Street to Central Square
Operators needed
For more information contact:
mahoning.ares@gmail.com
ARES Tabletop SET Exercise
(Directed by CRI)
Short ARES® meeting 12.30 PM
Exercise begins 1.00 PM
Hubbard OH, Library
426 W. Liberty Street
NIMS ICS 100 Prep Class
Warren OH Library
444 Mahoning Ave., NW
Attendees must bring laptops and headphones
Wi-Fi available in Meeting Room
SkyWarn Training
6.00 PM Start - 5.30 Sign In
Austintown Fitch High School
Austintown, Oh
2014 Dayton Hamfest
Hara Arena
Dayton, Oh
ARRL Kids Day
1800 through 2359 UTC
Mahoning County ARES®  
 

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Welcome to Mahoning County Ohio ARES®...There Are No Active Alerts At This Time
Special Olympics--Operators Needed
Saturday June 14, 8:30AM to 3:00PM
Austintown Fitch High School, 4560 Falcon Dr.
 
WRARC VE Testing June 18, 6:30PM
ITT Tech 1030 N. Meridian Rd. Youngstown
Info: AB8AA@arrl.net
 
Mahoning SkyWarn Net
First Wednesday each month, 8:30PM
www.mahoningskywarn.org
 
Field Day
June 27, 2:00PM to June 28, 2:00PM
 
20/9 Hamfest Sat. July 12, 8AM-1PM
112 Westchester Dr., Austintown
 
MVARA VE Testing, 6:30PM, July 17
YSU Facilities Building, Wood Street
Info: W8JV@yahoo.com
 
Net Control Operators Wanted
for ARES® twice monthly nets
Interested? - Contact Wes Boyd - W8IZC@arrl.net

What is ARES®?

Register to Volunteer

Mahoning County ARES® Registration Form
 
To register as an ARES® volunteer
    download the form at the following link, then e-mail it to mahoning.ares@gmail.com
ARES® Registration Form
Contact ARES® and ARRL Section Leaders in your area via: www.arrl.org/sections
Learn about ARRL-sponsored Amateur Radio Communications Courses: www.arrl.org/online-course-catalog

ARES® Calendar

2014 ARES® Calendar
 
   

June

   
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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ARES® Net Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
8   9   10   11   12   13   14  
Ohio ARES® HF Net Special Olympics
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
15   16   17   18   19   20   21  
ARES® Net Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net ARRL Kids Day
22   23   24   25   26   27   28  
Ohio ARES® HF Net ARRL Field Day
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
29   30                      
       
       
       
       
     
 
   

July

   
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    Ohio ARES® HF Net
    Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
   
   
   
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ARES® Net Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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ARES® Net Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
27   28   29   30   31          
Ohio ARES® HF Net  
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net  
 
 
 
   

August

   
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Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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ARES® Net Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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Ohio ARES® HF Net
Ohio ARES®/OES HF Digital Net
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Events

May 23 FLDIGI 101
Thirteen In Attendance at ITT
       
 
   
 
April 25 New Mahoning County ARES® Orientation
Twenty-Seven In Attendance at ITT
       
   
   
April 9 Hurricane Sandy Webinar / Teleconference
Forty Attendees at the Meeting Site - Thirty-Five More Logged In On Line
       
         
       
         

About Us

 
Mahoning County
ARES® Planning Committee
 
Emergency Coordinator (EC):  
   Wes Boyd (W8IZC)
Assistant Emergency Coordinators (AEC):
   Training:   Dave Brett (KD8NZF)
   Planning:   Dotti O'Neil-Meleski (KC8SYF)
   Operations / Logistics:   Frank Sole (WB8YHD)
 
Have questions about ARES® or would like more information
drop us an e-mail at: mahoning.ares@gmail.com

Additional Links and Resources

Additional Links and Resources
ARES    FEMA    FCC    Equipment    Local Clubs    Reference
Materials
ARRL®    NIMS    Amateur Radio Service    AES    20 Over 9    ARRL Radiogram Message Format
Ohio Section ARRL - ARES®    Independent Study Program    VE    DX Engineering    Mahoning Valley ARA    Phonetic Alphabet, R-S-T
System, and Time
Conversion Chart
Summit County ARES®    Independent Study Program Courses    VEC    HRO    Western Reserve ARC    Red Cross Tornado Preparedness Information
Stark County ARES®    IS-100.b Intro to Incident Command    Universal Licensing
System (ULS)
   Universal Radio    Portage County Amateur
Radio Service
   Weather Ready Video - Emergency Power
Columbiana County ARES®    IS-200.b ICS for Single Resources
and Initial Action Incidents
                  Weather Ready Video - Generator Safety
Power Pole Standard Information    IS-700.a NIMS An Introduction                   Red Cross Tornado App
(iTunes or Google App Store)
Ohio ARES/OES HF Digital Net    IS-800.b National Response Framework
An Introduction
                  M.C. ARES® Orientation Presentation
                         Field Day Made Easy (2013)
                         Field Day Antennas Made Easy (2013)
                         FLDIGI 101 Presentation (2013)
                         Measuring Tape Three-Element Beam Antenna
If you have suggestions or ideas for additional links,
drop us an e-mail at: mahoning.ares@gmail.com

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