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August 2022 Meeting Minutes

Upper Pinellas Amateur Radio Club Incorporated

Meeting Minutes

August 6, 2022

  1. Call to order at 10 AM

Jason (N4BOZ) welcomes meeting attendees to Fire Station 65

Board members attending:

Alan (W4UB) (vice president), Jason (N4BOZ) (treasurer), Ron (W4RFA) (member at large)


Fred (W2SUB), Gerry (WR6N), Delbert (KB8ONL), Mike (K4HN), Ryan (KO4KGP), Dean (N0OAC), Richard (KO4TSO), Ray (W8RD), Steve (N4FOY), Tim (W4OH), Olev (KO4WUB), Robert (K1NLS), Bob (K1NLS), Charlotte (KO4WNK), Gabriel (KS4GAB), Joshua (KO4VVX), Melissa (KS4MOM), Rob (WD4IFT)


Sarah Siegrist (NOUKS), Karen Isak, Jim Lynn

Ron’s (W4RFA) meeting minutes (edited):

Opened meeting at 10:00am.

Jason (N4BOZ) was leading meeting in Jack’s absence. Ron was taking minutes for Dee who was on vacation.

Pledge of Allegiance.

Member introductions followed the pledge.

Treasurers report was approved.

Alan (W4UB) gave the net control report.

Mike (N4KHN) gave exam update 3 candidates 2 tech, 1 general.

Fred (W2SUB) talked about donating walkies to the club. A POTA event in Oct or Nov at Honeymoon announced. Proposing date 2nd Sat in Nov.

Ray (W8RD) announced a CW QSO party this afternoon and next weekend is the SSB QSO party on FT8. Change mode MSK144 to Next Sat. IOTA has a QSO party on the last weekend of the month for IOTA.

Jason provided the club announcements

Alan (W4UB) Talked announced elections in November. Fred (W2SUB) is nominating committee chair with Mike (K4HN) and Ron (W4RFA). Membership can nominate/volunteer via email to The current president, vice president and secretary are term limited.

Fred gave a presentation on Awards.

The 50/50 drawing had a $42 pot. Rob (WD4IFT) won $21

Meeting was adjourned at 11:10am

The meeting after the meeting was held at Sonny’s BBQ.



Treasurers Report (slide):

Weekly UPARC Traders and Trivia Net activity (slide):

Minutes submitted by:  Dee (W4DCH)

Next Meeting – September 3, 2022





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