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ARRL Field Day
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WPBARG Monthly Meeting and Program - 6/28/2017
WPBARG Monthly Meeting and Program - 7/26/2017
2016 Annual Holiday Party
ARES Training Exercise for Palm Beach County
Club Meeting Raspberry Pi Presentation
Diabetes Walk
Field Day 2016
Florida QSO Party
Fox hunt
General class license class and test
PBC Ham Radio Flea Market
Spring 2017 Club Picnic
Stuart, Florida Hamfest
Technician License Class and Exam
WPBARG Board Meeting
WPBARG Board Meeting - 4/9/2017
WPBARG Monthly General Meeting and Program
WPBARG Monthly Meeting and Program - 4/26/2017
WPBARG Monthly Meeting and Program - 5/24/2017

ARES Training Exercise for Palm Beach County

In late July the American Red Cross held an ARES Palm Beach County training exercise,at their facility near 45TH Street in WPB. District Emergency Coordinator Charles(Charlie) Benn, WB2SNN described the role Amateur Radio ARES members provide during a natural or man-made event, I.E. Hurricane, explosion, etc. Charlie is well experienced in handling a wide variety of communication systems. He has spent over almost 30 years working on supporting remote sporting events and later working on worldwide news and special events for NBC. His work experience covers a wide gamut of communication equipment. That covers wireless mikes and RF systems from HF to the 10GHZ range.

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  Charlie Benn WB2SNN welcoming ARES members and other PBC Hams to the Red Cross training exercise.