CVARS Newsletter – March 2016



                NEXT MONTH’S MEETING

                CVARS WA7UHD Sunday Night Net Controller Schedule





When:        Wednesday, April 6, 2016

                      6:45 PM Board Meeting in Commissioners Meeting Room

                      7:00 PM Social Time

                      7:30 PM Program

Where:       Lewis County Fire District 6 Training Room

                      corner of SW 21th St & Jackson Highway


Program:   “3-D Printing,” by Mike Burton            


CVARS WA7UHD Sunday Night Net Controller Schedule


The CVARS WA7UHD Net meets Sunday at 8 PM local time on 145.430 MHz –offset, 110.9 Hz tone. Net controllers are:

                March                 6    Jeff Mayfield, KE7ACE

                March              13    James Van Ornum, AE7TF

                March              20    Barbara Southern, AC7ET

                March              27    Paul Van Dyck, K7VWH


                April                    3    Bill Harwell, AC7SR

                April                  10    Dick Morrison, K7KFM




The March 2, 2016 board meeting was called to order by Linc Haymaker at 6:25 pm. Board members present were Linc Haymaker, Eugene O’Neill, James Van Ornum, Teresa Haymaker, Paul Van Dyck.



Treasurer’s report:      CVARS balance is $5,282.19, 3/2/16

Baw Faw balance is $4,783.92, 3/2/16


                                                One new member


Linc and James are working on the Baw Faw usage list (in progress)


Bylaw changes were approved by general membership vote last month. New By Laws on CVARs website.

Need to include in policy book information on how to change policies with a quorum vote of the board.


Reviewed and discussed first draft of  policy book and made edits.


The board meeting was adjourned at 7:12 pm by Linc Haymaker.


The March 2, 2016 general meeting was called to order by Linc Haymaker at 7:30 pm with the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag followed by people introducing themselves. The attendance sheets, CVARS Sunday 8PM Net Controller sheets, and sign-up sheets for monthly refreshments were passed around.


Announcements included:

·         50/50

·         Calendar for March and April

·         Electronics Workshop, April 28.

·         Dues are due at this time. $15.


Program: Hidden transmitter hunting.


The meeting was adjourned at 8:30 pm after the 50/50 drawing. There were 26 people registering their attendance on the attendance sheets.