Category Archives: Events

Dayton Hamvention 2017 Bus Trip

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2017 Early Bird Tickets Now On Sale!!! Please consider joining us for the one-day excursion to the Dayton Hamvention on Saturday, May 20th at the lovely time of 4:00 AM! We will arrive in Dayton at 8:00 AM, depart for Ann Arbor at 5:30 PM, and be home by 8:30 PM or 9:00 PM. Who could ask for more? Breakfast…. Read more »

February 2017 General Meeting

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Date/Time: Wednesday, February 08th at 7:30pm Location: Washtenaw Community College 4800 E Huron River Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48105 Room BE-171 or BE-172 The next General Membership Meeting will be held this Wednesday, February 08th in room BE-172 (or BE-171, whichever is available) on the WCC campus. Doors open at 7pm for eyeball QSOs, with the business meeting starting at… Read more »

ARROW Holiday Brunch – Sunday, Nov 20

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The Annual ARROW Holiday Brunch is on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at The Quarter Bistro and Tavern, 300 S Maple Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.   Cost (with 20% gratuity and 6% sales tax and rounded up to the nearest dollar): Adults and Seniors: $27.00 Children 12 and Under: $12.00 Children 5 and Under: $8.00 Click here… Read more »

November General Meeting

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The November 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 09 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. Our ARRL MI Section Manager, Larry Camp, WB8R will be visiting us to talk about the new and upcoming hamfest at the… Read more »

October General Meeting

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The October 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, October 12 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Experiments with 9:1 ununs and random wire antennas by Dan Romanchik, KB6NU and Rick Barnich, KA8BMA. All are welcome… Read more »

Monthly Egg Chew, Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 at 9 AM

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The ARROW Monthly Egg Chew (breakfast) will take place on Saturday, September 17 from 9-11 AM at the Classic Cup Cafe, 4389 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor. Please join us for some good food and good conversations. Everyone is welcome, including friends and family members.

September General Meeting

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The September ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Obtaining Homeowners/Condo Board Approval for an Outside Antenna: A Success Story by Gary Ilker, W9CLQ…. Read more »

ARRL Field Day 2016

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The combined ARROW/UofM Field Day will take place, Saturday & Sunday June 25th and 26th on the soccer fields on the North side of the Ann Arbor Airport (intersection of State St. & Ellsworth). Setup begins Friday afternoon around 2pm and operations begin at 2pm Saturday and runs through 2pm Sunday afternoon. Public Are Welcome!!! A “Get On The Air (GOTA)”… Read more »

Let’s Build An Antenna on Tue, February 16

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Ed, W8EMV and Dan, KB6NU are going to be holding an antenna-building session next week at the not so “Secret Lab” at the Ann Arbor District Library in downtown Ann Arbor. Here are some of the particulars: What: Antenna build night! Where: Ann Arbor District Library downtown “Secret Lab”, basement When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7:00 PM. Who are you: Amateur… Read more »

One Helluva Ride

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As many of you know, the quaintly named Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society annually presents a HUGE bicycle ride throughout the wilds of Michigan called “One Helluva Ride” (OHR for short).  This happens this year on Saturday, July 12. The scenario is two dozen hams baby-sitting 1800 riders over a more than 400 sq.mi. area for about eleven hours. Sounds… Read more »