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CQ Announcements: June 2012
ATLANTA, GEORGIA: The Atlanta Radio Club and the Gwinnett Amateur Radio Society Atlanta Hamfest and ARRL Georgia Section Convention, June 2 at Jim Miller Park. Contact John Talipsky, N3ACK, 385 Madison Chase Drive, Lawrenceville, GA 30045; e-mail: <n3ack@atlantaradioclub.org>.; <https://www.atlantahamfest.com>. (Talk-in 146.820- (PL 146.2); exams)

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND: The Amateur Radio Club of the National Electronics Museum (K3NEM) will air special event station W2W from 1200 to 2200 UTC June 2 to June 6 to commemorate the role of electronics in World War II. Frequencies: 7.240, 14.270, and 21.270. QSL to W2W – Special Event Station, Box 1693, MS 4015, Baltimore, MD 21203. Certificate available via SASE. Website: <https://ww-2.us>.

HUDSONVILLE, MICHIGAN: The Independent Repeater Assn. 2012 Annual Hamfest June 2 at the Hudsonville Fairground. Contact Don, (616) 532-7769 after 4 p.m. E-mail: <ira-hamfest@w8ira.org>. (Talk-in 147.160 (PL 94.8); exams 9 to 10:30 a.m.)

PORT ALBERINI, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA: The Arrowsmith Amateur Radio Club Third Biennial Swap Meet June 2 at the Alberini Valley Rescue Hall. Contact: Bob, <ve7mtv@gmail.com>. (Talk-in 147.240 +600)

SHOW LOW, ARIZONA: The Kachina Amateur Radio Club White Mountain Hamfest June 2 at the Show Low City Hall.Contact Jim Mortensen, <w7azy@arrl.net>; <https://www.kachina-arc.org>. (Talk-in 145.310 [PL 110.9]; exams)

ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA: The South East Metro Amateur Radio Club will air special event station WØM to commemorate the Battle of Midway from 1300 to 0000 UTC June 2 at Fleming Field Airport. Frequencies: 7.260, 14.260, 21.360, and 28.460. For QSL send 8.5- x 11 SASE to WØCGM Special Event, 1655 – 68th Street West, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077; <https://www.semarc.org>.

TEDROE, OHIO: The Fulton County Amateur Radio Club Outdoor Flea Market and Hamfest June 2 at the Roth Family Woodlot, 105 Hill Ave. <https://www.k8bxq.org>. (Talk-in 147.195+; exams).

TOPEKA, KANSAS: Special event station WØVFW will be on the air 1500 to 2350 UTC, June 2 to honor the 92nd Annual State Convention of the VFW Department of Kansas being held at the Capitol Plaza Hotel. Frequencies: 21.240, 18.140 and 14.240 on SSB. QSL requests to: Dwight Holtzen, 795 N. McComas Street, Wichita, KS 67203.

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO, CANADA: The Mississauga Amateur Radio Club will operate a special event station 1400–2000 UTC June 2 and 3 at the Annual Bread and Honey Festival. Frequencies: 14.240 and 7.230. For a certificate, contact MARC, c/o Michael Brickell, VE3TKI, 2801 Bucklepost Cres., Mississauga, ON, Canada L5L 1M6. Include $2 U.S. for postage. Website: <https://www.marc.on.ca>.

CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIO, CANADA: The Guelph and the Kitchener-Waterloo Amateur Radio Clubs 38th Annual Central Ontario Amateur Radio Fleamarket and Hamfest, June 3 at the Waterloo Regional Police Association Recreation Centre. Contact: Nick, VA3NNW, weekends and nights only (519) 884-3760. E-mail: <info@hamfest.on.ca>. Website: <https://www.hamfest.on.ca>. (Talk in 146.970- [tone 131.8], 146.529 simplex)

PRINCETON, ILLINOIS: Starved Rock Radio Club Amateur Radio Hobbyist and Collectors Show, June 3 at the Bureau County Fairgrounds. Contact Matthew Weaver, KB9VZH, (815) 313-5924. E-mail: <starvedrockhamfest@hotmail.com>; <https://www.qsl.net/w9mks/hamfest. htm>. (Talk-in 146.955 –103.5; exams 9:30 to 11 a.m.)

PLANO, TEXAS: HamCom Amateur Radio Convention, June 8 –9 at the Plano Centre. VE exams, forums, meetings, prizes and tailgating. Website: <https://www.hamcom.org/>. See Us at the CQ Booth.

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK — The Rochester Amateur Radio Association, Inc. Rochester Hamfest and Technology Expo, June 9 at the Rochester Institute of Technology campus. Contact: RARA, (585) 210-8910; <https://www.rochesterham.org>. (Talk-in 146.61 [PL 110.9]).

BECKLEY, WEST VIRGINIA: Black Diamond Amateur Radio Club Hamfest, June 9 at the Raleigh County Commission on Aging. Contact: Zandle Cline, AC8DU, (304) 683-3395; e-mail: <ac8du@yahoo.com>. (Talk-in 145.370 [PL 100]; exams).

KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE: RAC of Knoxville 46th Annual Knoxville Hamfest & Electronics Exposition, June 9 at the Kerbela Temple. Contact: Lou Dreinhoefer, Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville, (865) 995-1588; e-mail: <wb3jk@arrl.net>; <https://www.w4bbb.org>. (Exams)

LIME RIDGE, PENNSYLVANIA: Columbia-Montour Amateur Radio Club Bloomsburg Hamfest, June 9 , Lime Ridge Community Center. Contact Randy, N3JPV, (570) 759-2306.; email: <n3jpv@verizon.net>; <https://www.qsl.net/cm-arc>. (Talk in 147.225 +600 (PL 203.5); exams 9 a.m.).

SPEARFISH, SOUTH DAKOTA: Northern Hills ARC Ham in the Hills Hamfest, June 9 at the United Methodist Church, 845 North 5th Street. Contact: Brian Kassel, (605) 645-7303; e-mail: <k7re@arrl.net>. ; <https://www.northernhillsarc.org>. Talk in 146.76/16 (PL 146.2); exams 9:30 a.m.).

WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA: Winston Salem Summer Classic Hamfest 2012, June 9 at the Summit School Athletic Center. E-mail: <hamfest@w4nc.com>. (Talk-in 146.64 [PL 100] or 145.47 [PL 107.2])

MANASSAS, VIRGINIA: “Ole Virginia Hams” ARC 38th Annual Manassas Hamfest Amateur Radio, Computer & Electronics Show, June 10 at the Prince William County Fairgrounds. General contact: Bruce, AB8CI, (703) 596-5617; e-mail: <AB8CI@comcast.net>; <https://www.w4ovh.net>. (Talk in 146.97- or 442.200- or D-Star 442.5125+; exams)

QUEENS, NEW YORK: Hall of Science ARC Hamfest, June 10 at the New York Hall of Science parking lot, 47-01 111th Street. Contact: Stephen Greenbaum, WB2KDG, (718) 898-5599 (nights only); e-mail: <wb2kdg@arrl.net>; <https://www.hosarc.org>. (Talk-in 444.200 [PL 136.5]; 145.270 -600 [PL 136.5];.exams 10 a.m.).

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY: Raritan Valley Radio Club W2QW Hamfest, June 16 at Piscataway High School. Contact: Eric, NW2P, (908) 251-3938 before 8 p.m.; <https://www.w2qw.org>. Talk-in 146.625 or 442.250 [PL 141.3]; exams 10 a.m.)

MONROE, MICHIGAN: Monroe County Radio Communications Association Monroe Hamfest and Computer Show, June 17 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds. Contact Fred VanDaele, KA8EBI; e-mail: <ka8ebi@yahoo.com>; <https://www.mcrca.org>. (Talk in 146.72/12)

SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — The Ventura County Amateur Radio Society special event station N6R, 1800 UTC June 23 to 1900 UTC June 24 to honor the lives of President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan. Frequencies: 28.400, 21.320, 14.255, 7.260. QSL with SASE to Ventura Co. Amateur Radio Society, N6R c/o Peter Heins, N6ZE, 1559 Norwich Ave., Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-3533. Contact: Peter Heins (805) 496-1315; e-mail: <n6ze@arrl.net>; <https://www.qrz.com/db/n6r>.

KINSTON, NORTH CAROLINA — 22nd Annual Down East Hamfest, June 30 at the Lenoir Community College Gymnasium. Contact Down East Hamfest, Inc..; (252) 347-1498;. e-mail: <bhighland@nc.rr.com>; <https://www.downeasthamfest.org>. (Exams 11 a.m.)

Please submit hamfest and special event announcements at least three months in advance by e-mail to <hamfest@cq-amateur-radio.com> or <specialevent@cq-amateur-radio.com>, or by postal mail to: CQ Magazine, Attn: Hamfests (or Special Events), 25 Newbridge Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801.
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