Meetings

The Pack Rats meet on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30 PM at the Ben Wilson Senior Center in Warminster, PA, except for the July and August meetings.  Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings.  The Ben Wilson Senior Center is located at:

580 Delmont Avenue
Warminster, PA 18974

 This is one block south of Street Road (Route 132), behind Giuseppe's Pizza.

 Click here for a map.

 

The upcoming meeting agenda:  

 Check this site, The Packrat forums and Email for possible last minute updates

  • December - 12/16/2021     IP    Our annual Holiday Social Club Meeting -6:30 PM at the Ben Wilson Senior Center. the night includes food selections from Giuseppe's and a Super Mario Table with many very good items.
  • 2022 January VHF Contest -  January  16 - 18thStarts 2:00 PM EST Saturday - Ends Sunday 11:00 PM
  • January - 01/20/2022,        Zoom ONLY -  Packrat Crying Towel - what went wrong in the Contest! 
  • January - 01/29/2022,         Zoom ONLY - Contest Wrap Up meeting  -  Saturday morning   10am
  • February - 02/17/2022,        IP  -     Home Brew night    
  • March - 03/17/2022            IP  -     EME  - Rick K1DS  Also Zoom monitoring possible     
  • April  - 04/21/2022               IP   -    ARRL Night - and Awards Night               
  • May  -  19/19/2022            IP    -     Preparation for June VHF Contest
  • June Contest                  June 10,11,12,13    Packrats at Camelback !
  •               We need additional help for set up and tear down June 10th and June 13th
  • June - 06/16/2022             IP   -   Election of Officers and June contest report                                                                                                      Also Zoom monitoring
  • July - 07/21/2022        IP  -     White Elephant Sale  at the QTH of Bruce , WA3YUE
  • August - 08/14/2022        IP  -     Annual Packrat Picnic 
  • September- 2022 VHF Contest 10th- 12th.
  • Sept – 09/15/2022            IP   -     Tom, KA3FQS, Shack Presentation 

  • October - 10/20/2022        IP  -   Paul Newcombe-N2EME/ G6YZC, SDR Presentation via Zoom

  • November - 11/17/2022      IP  -   Contest Preparation

  • December - 12/15/2022      IP   -  Our annual Holiday Social Meeting -6:30 PM at the Ben Wilson Senior Center. the night includes food selections from Giuseppe's and a Super Mario Table with many very good items.

  •                                         2023

  • January – 01/19/2023        IP       Neil Goldstein-W2NDG, “Introduction to Raspberry Pi" via Zoom.

  • 2023 January VHF Contest -  January  21 - 23rd - Starts 2:00 PM EST Saturday -
  •                                                Ends Sunday 11:00 PM
  • January - 01/28/2023             IP    - Contest Wrap Up meeting 
  • February – 02/16/2023               IP   -  Crying Towel - What went wrong in the Contest!

  • March  - 03/16/2023           IP  -  Home Brew Night         

  • April  -   04/20/2023               IP   -    ARRL Night - and Awards Night                

  • May -  05/18/2023            IP   -     Preparation for June VHF Contest
  • June Contest                  June  9,10,11,12    Packrats at Camelback !                                                                          We need additional help for set up and tear down June 9th and June 12th
  • June - 06/15/2023             IP   -   Election of Officers and June contest report             
  • July  -  07/xx/2023            IP  -     White Elephant Sale 
  • August    - 08/xx/2023        IP  -     Annual Packrat Picnic 
  • September- 2023 VHF Contest  
  • September   - 09/21/2023        IP  -     Don, WB2BEZ, Grounding & Safety  - via Zoom
  • October   - 10/19/2023         IP  -     Open
  • November  -  11/16/2023      IP       Contest Preparation 
  • December  - 12/21/2023      IP    Our annual Holiday Social Meeting -6:30 PM at the Ben Wilson Senior Center. the night includes food selections from Giuseppe's and a Super Mario Table with many very good items.

  IP  denotes In Person meeting

      

 

         Special  meetings : 2022

  • January        01/27/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm
  • February       02/24/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm
  • March             03/24/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm
  • April             04/TBD/2022   Camelback  Work party at Dover Delaware 10:00 am
  • April               04/28/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm
  • May                05/26/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm
  • June                06/01/2022    Camelback Zoom meeting at 7:30pm 
  • June                06/30/2022    Camelback Wrap up Zoom meeting at 7:30pm