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Called to order at 19:31 by Frederick W9GOC.

Minutes
Read by Matt NM9O, no additions or corrections.

Guests
Fritz Yates, from Stoughton, working on his technician.
Rich KF9VV, retired broadcast engineer, mostly HF, mostly CW
Ray K0AKA, formerly of Denver, also from Michigan.
N9EAZ, new member.

Bragging
Thomas AC9BJ, and Matt NM9O acquired IC-7300's

Announcements
Winter Field Day, January 26, 27, 2019.
Town Of Christiana
773 Koshkonong Road
Cambridge, WI 53523

Tricounty Ham Fest March 17th, 2019
April 20, MARA Hamfest, Stoughton

https://www.w9hsy.org new MARA website.

Jeff KC9UNZ, FLARC Ham of the Year.

Election

Nominations
Matt NM9O nominates Jeff KC9UNZ to be on the board.
Jeff KC9UNZ nominates KD9DZT for President.

Results
President: Frederick W9GOC
Vice-President: Thomas AC9BJ
Treasurer: Andy AC9CB
Secretary: Matt NM9O

Board members at large: Barry K8SD, Bob WA9D, Jeff KC9UNZ

Buck Night
Jeff KC9UNZ, George Washington

Presentation
Thomas AC9BJ, Barry K8SD
"Your first contest"

Called to order at 19:30 by Frederick W9GOC

Minutes
Read by Thomas AC9BJ, no additions or corrections.

Treasurers Report
$4820.70 Balance

Recent Income
$345.00 Dues
$3.00 Donation
$63.00 Holiday Party

Recent Expenses
$6.91 Paypal Fees
$230.00 Park Rental
$45.82 Awards
$10.00 Attic Angel

Guests
Noelia KD9KRR
Noelia's Mom with a Driver's License

Awards
The Wisconsin QSO Party sent Carolyn NQ9A and Steve N9CK a 2nd place certificate for 2018.

VE report
December: 2 general, 5 tech
Next one is January 5th.

Field Day
Winter Field Day is happening on January 26th and 27th.  It's a great opportunity to get on the air.

Classes
March 30-31, 2019 Technician Class
Maybe we can engage the website to solicit interest in a General Class class.

Announcements
Special event station W7Q will be operating from the Quartzite Convention in the last full week of January.  Approximately 300 Hams in RVs operating off-grid in Arizona, surrounded by 7,000 non-Ham RVs.
The Waukesha MidWinter Hamfest is on January 5th in the Waukesha County Expo Center.
Wisconsin QSO Party is in March.
Jefferson Swapfest is in March.

2019 Budget
Club Treasurer Andy AC9CB presented the 2019 budget for approval.
Passed unanimously.

2019 Board Nominations
President: Frederick W9GOC
Vice-President: Thomas AC9BJ
Treasurer: Andy AC9CB
Secretary: Matt NM9O
Board Members At Large: Bob WA9D, Eldon NK9U, Barry K8SD

Buck Night
Noelia KD9KRR - Dwight Eisenhower

Call to order by 19:37 by Frederick W9GOC

Minutes
Read by Matt NM9O, no additions or corrections.

Treasurers Report
$4693.43

There is now a form on the website to renew or apply for Membership.

Guests
Jessie Glaeser KD9IXF
David Glaeser KD9IQP
Carry Dubisz KC9KCU
Chris Wilson KD9KJV
Mike Buchanan KD9LLE
Robin KD9LVA

VE report
November: 1 general, 1 tech
Next one is December 1st

Field Day
Winter Field Day

Classes
March 30-31, 2019 Technician Class

Announcements
Holiday Party, December 4, 19:00 - 21:00

New Business
2019 Budget
We are now accepting payments via paypal online.

Buck Night
Mike KD9LLE - James Polk

Looking to get into Amateur Radio?  Need help studying for your Technician exam?  Mark off March 30th and 31st, 2019 on your calendar and join us for a Tech Class.  There is no cost for the class, and you will have an opportunity to take the exam after the class on Sunday!  See the Four Lakes Amateur Radio website for full details.

Fellow FLARCians!

There will not be a general membership meeting this month. Instead we will be
holding the annual foxhunt. Start time is 19:00 at 401 Charmany Ln, the east
end of the First Business Bank building parking lot.
The fox will be on 146.465MHz.

The repeater for this will be the 147.150+ pl 123.0.
We look forward to seeing you there!

Called to order at 19:30 by Frederick W9GOC.

Minutes read by Matt NM9O, no additions or corrections.

Treasurers Report

$4641.25

Guests

Mike Buchanen, recent Tech KD9LLE.
Vance KD9GLP, worked 40M at Field Day with us.

Awards & Bragging

Matt NM9O, got the high score for the VA QSO Party from Wisconsin on the 40M band.
Thomas AC9BJ, let us know that Ted Gisske, had a beer named after him at the Grumpy Troll, "Ted".

VE Report

July, 2 tech, 2 general. First session with new technician question call.
Next VE session is August 4th.

Fox Hunt

401 Charmony Ln, east side of parking lot.
Starting time at 19:00.

Classes

Nothing is planned at this time, the plan is to plan for a technician class in September.

Announcements

ARRL Midwest Division Convention, Aug 4-5, 2018, north of Cedar Rapids, IA "mini Dayton"

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Buck Night

Eldon NK9U won an Abraham Lincoln.