Posted as a reminder to the Amateur Community
The Ottawa Amateur Radio Club Inc. is pleased to announce its 15th annual Hamfest!
Saturday, September 10, 2011 (one week AFTER the Labour Day weekend)
Building opens for Vendor setup - 7:30 am
Tailgaters Open – 8 am
Fleamarket building Opens to public - 9 am until 12 Noon.
RAC and Technology Forum – Noon until 4 pm
Carp Agricultural Fair Grounds, W. Erskine Johnson Arena,
3832 Carp Rd
Ottawa, (Carp) Ontario, Canada
>> From Ottawa Highway 417 west to Carp Road (exit #144), then North about 10.5 km to the fairgrounds
We are in the W. Erskin Johnson Arena, so follow the signs on the site.
*** to Reserve tables, just reply to this email !
$6 general admission
$12/table (plus admission)
$5/tailgate (plus admission)
On-site Radio Licence Exams! Get yours or upgrade during the hamfest! It helps (but it’s not necessary) if you contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange your exam.
The OARC is also proud to sponsor the RAC Forum and Technology Update. This highly informative event will start at Noon, right after the fleamarket. Technology, operations, and regulatory updates on the new Low Frequency Bands (“LF”) will be this year’s highlighted topics.
Excellent Door Prizes!
For further information, or to reserve tables, please contact:
Ed Sich, VE3WGO
Tel: (613) 667-2752
Talk‑in on VE2CRA , 146.940‑ MHz, 100 Hz.
Well you know where I hope to be this Saturday…