Events

McARCS can offer communications services for both disasters and public service events

Here is the schedule for some of the events that McARCS is planning for 2017 with event coordinators listed:

  • Annual coastal Tsunami Watch communications exercise – March 22nd Cancelled by County OES
  • Annual school district earthquake damage report exercise – March 22nd Cancelled by County OES
  • Communications for the Mendocino Ultra Marathon – April 22 WB9NJS Completed
  • Communications for the annual “The Human Race” event in Ukiah – May 6th W6JRC Completed
  • Annual County-Wide Health System communications exercise – May 11th WB9NJS Completed
  • Heroes of Health and Safety Fair – May 20 KC6MGM
  • Communications for the annual “Mendocino Monster” bike ride event, Ukiah to the coast and return – May 21st Completed
  • Annual Nation-Wide Field Day communications exercise at the County Museum in Willits – June 24th - 25th Cancelled
  • International Lighthouse-Lightship Weekend Operating event, Pt. Cabrillo Lighthouse – August 19 and 20 KJ6EIF Cancelled
  • Communications for the Boys and Girls Club Harvest Ride, Talmage to Boonville and Redwood Valley – Unknown
  • Communications for the Ukiah Pumpkinfest Parade October 20th - W6JRC
  • Annual State-Wide Shakeout reporting communications exercise – October 19th - W6FQX

We can offer communications for other events where ham radio can provide an essential safety or logistical service particularly where other forms of communications are not appropriate or available.

UPCOMING TEST SESSIONS

October 14 Willits (95490) Old Mission Pizza 1 PM See link http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/willits-ca-95490-4405

November 18 Ukiah (95482) Redwood Acadamy 12:30 PM See link http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/ukiah-ca-95482-6340-2

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