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Updated:  05/01/2024


MAY 2024

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EOC Visits

EXPECT FIRST FULL IAP
FOR FIELD DAY
Need Volunteers:
Operations Chief:  ??
Logistics Chief: ??
Microwave:   Earl +

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TECH NITE
NFARC ZOOM
7 PM
How to succeed at FT8 comms and Voice Nets & Contests -- Tricks of the Trade of Communicators! 

ARES VHF Net 8PM
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NVIS Net 7PM
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BLUEBERY Festival
Earl Sloan and others
Radio Display


Alachua County Simplex Testing 7PM
Explanation
Google Spreadsheet
Further Information
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EOC Visits
7:PM (6:30 Chat)
NFARC MEETING

Featured Presentation:
Operation of Shelter Go Boxes

Featured Presentation:
Operating multiple bands on one antenna, and multiple antennas on SAME BAND at an Emergency Comms Center Location
ALACHUA COUNTY EOC CONF ROOM
Zoom Link
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Melrose Library GMRS Talk
Neighborhood Radio Watch
3PM
Reid Tillery


ARES VHF Net 8PM
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LAB-N-LUNCH
BANDPASS / FILTERS
160/80/15 meter work.
Need EIGHT PEOPLE
and another VNA
12 Noon Wendy's
39th Ave and I-75
1PM Gordon's House,
Gate Code #0777

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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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NVIS Net 7PM
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GARS MTG
GARS ZOOM
(6:30 Mtg, 6:00 Chat)
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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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GARS Field Day Prep Day at Waldo 10AM-2PM
Practicing for Field Day
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EOC Visits
INTERCOUNTY
STATE EXERCISE
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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JUNE 2024
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EOC Visits
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TECH NITE
NFARC ZOOM
7 PM
How to copy EMERGENCY BULLETINS
with on the air practice.


ARES VHF Net 8PM
7
NVIS Net 7PM

Practice copying
ARRL Bulletin

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EOC Visits

7:PM (6:30 Chat)
NFARC MEETING
Featured Presentation(s)
1) FLEXIBILITY and Disaster  Communications

2) Volunteering in a TEAM SERVICE to a community

ALACHUA COUNTY EOC CONF ROOM
Zoom Link
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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ARES Field Day Dress Rehearsal
Tentative:   Gibby Simulation of CuscoWilla
GET ALL COMPUTERS THERE
AND WORKING
GET EVERYONE ABLE
TO USE SYSTEMS
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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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NVIS Net 7PM

5 PM:  Initial Cuscowilla Equipment Setup
Evening: 
Copy Field Day Bulletin
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FIELD DAY!!
Cuscowilla

4A NFL 
NF4AC

WALDO
K4GNV

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FIELD DAY!!
Cuscowilla

4A NFL 
NF4AC

WALDO
K4GNV

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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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JULY 2024

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EOC Visits
4
TECH NITE

NFARC ZOOM
7 PM
ARES VHF Net 8PM
5

NVIS Net 7PM
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EOC Visits

7:PM (6:30 Chat)
NFARC MEETING
ALACHUA COUNTY EOC CONF ROOM
Zoom Link
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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GARS MTG
GARS ZOOM
(6:30 Mtg, 6:00 Chat)
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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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NVIS Net 7PM
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EOC Visits
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ARES VHF Net 8PM
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EOC Visits














General Procedure to Create Training Event
1.  Create Google Form to allow participant registration.   Include specific details of event / participation
2.  Create Web .html form with same information and link to it from applicable dates on this CALENDAR
3.  If EOC is to be used, complete Facility Use Request.
4.  Advertise widely, thru email / ARES (R) net, / NFL-SEC Form etc.  
Note:  Alachua County EOC Facilities Request