Minutes of the OVH Club Meeting
May 15, 2006
John / KG4NXT called meeting to order at 2000 Eastern Time.
Following the Pledge of Allegiance, all present stated their names and call signs. There were 25 OVH members and three guests present.
HARRY D. VORHAUER SCHOLARSHIP – Jim / W4JTP – There were six applicants for the 2006 Harry D. Vorhauer Scholarship. The recipient was Elizabeth Heartney.
Paul James / N2PJ gave a brief presentation on Family Radio Service (
BUSINESS MEETING – CONTINUED
Bill / N3OH read the Treasurer’s report.
The minutes of the April 2006 OVH meeting were approved.
MEMBERSHIP – John / WA1
EDUCATION – John / WA1
HAMFEST – Art / W1
REPEATERS – Art / W1
ARES – David / KG4GIY – The MS 150 bike ride will take place this weekend. ARES training will take place on the third Saturday in July. Information is available on the Prince William County ARES website. David noted that hurricane season starts in two weeks, and reminded us to have our equipment in good working order. Brian / WC4J noted that there will be a major MS event near the end of September that will take place over three days. About 150 hams will be needed for this event. More information will be forthcoming.
WEEKLY OVH THURSDAY-NIGHT NET – John / KG4NXT – Wayne / AG4ZZ has become a new net controller. Joe / KI4OHR will become a new net controller soon. Thank you Wayne and Joe.
Brian / WC4J noted that there will be a contest on June 10 and 11 and asked for help with that contest.
Bill / N3OH reminded us that the OVH will host
a special event commemorating the 2nd
50/50 RAFFLE - $30 was collected, and John / WA1
The meeting adjourned at 2108 Eastern time.