Meeting Date: 4/16/15
Location: Club House
2560 Lock Two Rd.
Meeting Time: 7:05 p.m.
Meeting End Time: 8:05
April 2015 Monthly Meeting Minutes
6:05 P.M. – Opening Call to Order by Jerry Hedgcoth/KE4ETY President, Nashville Amateur Radio
Club April Monthly Meeting. 61 members and guests in attendance.
Minutes were taken by Libby Lester/K4HER, Secretary.
A motion to approve the Minutes of the March 2015 meeting was given by Martha
Fredrick/KJ4RIQ and seconded by George Jackson/KC4MTU.
No finance report.
Paul Stinson officiated the 2015 oath of office for Larry Franklin/KC4ZOA, Treasurer.
Jerry Hedgcoth announced that April 16th is the last day to get orders in for Field Day Shirts.
Jerry asked for volunteers to sign up for upcoming events. The events are:
June 13th – Big Hill Challenge
June 27 & 28 – AARL Field Day
Jerry introduced Angie Lese, Science & Operation Officer for the Nashville National Weather
Service who provided a training session on 2015 SKYWARNTM Spotter Training. The course
Basics of thunderstorm development
Fundamentals of storm structure
Identifying potential severe weather features
Information to report
How to report information
Basic severe weather safety
At the conclusion of the training the meeting was adjourned at 8:05 p.m.
Club Members:The Nashville Amateur Radio Club over the decades has achieved a proud record of giving back to the community at large by providing communications and other support to a number of worthwhile causes. This helps us to gain experience in field operation and traffic handling. Additionally, it provides an opportunity for club members to get better acquainted and share thoughts.We are in the midst of our “busy season” . The following events are coming up:Sat., June 13-Big Hill ChallengeSat. and Sun. June 27 & 28 ARRL Field DaySat., Sept. 12-Cystic Fibrosis Bike RideFri. and Sat., Oct. 2 & 3– Skymont Horse RideSat. & Sun. , Oct. 3 & 4– MS Jack n Back Bike RideSat., Oct. 17, Jamboree On The Air, ScoutsClub members are encouraged to participate in these activities. Please look over your schedules and be part of this ongoing public service.Tnx and 73,Jerry Hedgcoth, KE4ETYPresidentNashville Amateur Radio Club, Inc.
Our monthly meeting will be at Lock Two Park May the 21 at 07:00pm. Come join us!!