Contoocook Valley Radio Club
PO Box 88, Henniker, NH 03242 USA

What's New? as of March 22, 2015

  • CVRC Flea Market - This years flea market was a great success!  We at the CVRC would like to thank everyone who came, sold and chatted.  Many thanks to the crew of the CVRC who helped put everything together from food to prizes, and those who helped with posting our flyers everywhere.  ~73

  • NH ARES Academy - The schedule is now up!  Check out for course information and sign up instructions

  • Next Regular Meeting will be April 14, 2015   Show and Tell night!  Bring in your favorite pet project and share with the club!  New hams are encouraged to attend and feel free to ask questions. 

  • Rag Chew Net - Every Tuesday when there is no regular meeting, Join us on the .895 repeater at 7:30pm local for a rag chew net.

  • K1BKE ECHOLink Node is off line - Due to equipment failure, the node has been taken off line and will be off line until someone new picks up the cause.  Thank you Ron, K1PDY for providing this service over the years!
    UPDATE - The club has purchased the equipment and will be getting it back on the air soon!

  • New Constitution and Bylaws Passed - On October 14, the club members voted 100% to adopt the new Constitution and Bylaws.  Links to the left have been updated.

  • Contoocook Valley Radio Club Upcoming Events:
    • April 14, 2015 - Regular Meeting (Show and Tell)
    • April 28, 2015 - Business Meeting
    • May 12, 2015 - Regular Meeting (QRP Forum)
    • May 26, 2015 - Business Meeting

      If you would like to share your expertise in some area of Amateur Radio, we would love to hear about your favorite activity at one of the future meetings.
  • Upcoming VE Testing Sessions:

    • April 4 - American Red Cross, 2 Maitland Street, Concord NH.

  • CVRC Meetings:

    The CVRC meets on the second Tuesday of each month usually at the Hopkinton Town Library in Contoocook, NH, (except December and some Julys).  Rag chew at 7 PM; Meeting at 7:30 PM. Talk-in is on 146.895 / R, -600hz, 100 Hz PL.  Meetings are open to both members and nonmembers.

    Business Meetings are held each month, two weeks after the Regular Monthly Meeting at 7 PM.  All are encouraged to participate.  We lay all of  the groundwork for the club activities at these meetings.

    When there is no meeting, please join us on the K1BKE Repeater at 7:30pm on Tuesdays for an informal ragchew net.
  • The CVRC maintains an email list at Yahoo! Groups to keep club members and  friends informed about club events.  If you would like to be on this list,  click on the "Subscribe" button below left

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  • A couple of reminders about the CVRC email reflector:
    • If you change your e-mail address and discontinue the one you used to subscribed to the e-mail reflector with, you will not get any e-mail from the reflector. You have to re-subscribe your new e-mail address;follow the "subscribe" link at the bottom of this page.
    • If you send an e-mail to the reflector, it HAS to be originating from the e-mail address that you registered with or it will be denied.
    • Please - when replying to a post, consider who needs to see your reply.  If it is only the original poster, and not the entire membership, spare the rest of us and make use of the "Reply To Sender" link at the bottom of the original post.


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