Upcoming Meetings & Presentations...
Our meetings consist of a short business portion, a coffee break for socializing, and a presentation normally related to radio.  Every meeting also features a raffle open to all attendees and a door prize for members.
  • March 12, 2019: General Meeting - Program - Rob Streimer VE4SHS will be presenting the Winnipeg Schools High Altitude Balloon Program

    About Rob - Born Winnipeg 1955. Formative years in Pinawa Manitoba. Still own property in Pinawa. High school physics, science and chemistry teacher 1985. Retired from teaching in 2016. Amateur radio basic certification in 2009. Helped initiate high altitude ballooning STEM project at Shaftesbury High School in 2009. Received the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence in 2012. Helped initiate the amateur radio satellite project at Shaftesbury in 2013.  Worked with the Manitoba Association of Physics Teachers (MAPT) to initiate a high school high altitude balloon project in Manitoba schools. Twelve schools supported by MAPT flew HABs in 2018. Interests include cross-country skiing, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, wind surfing, aviation (private pilot, commercial pilot, multi-engine instrument rating in the 70-80’s), motorcycling, electronics, Arduino microcontrollers and the Internet of Things (IOT). WARC’s Chief Instructor 2013 – 16. I still teach the electrical section in WARC’s Basic Short Course. I continue to work with MAPT on its projects including its annual HAB symposium for students and teachers. I was very happy to award WARC’s HAB Radio trophy for 2018 to River East Collegiate during this month’s symposium held at the U of M in the Faculty of Engineering.

  • April 9, 2019: General Meeting - Program - Home Brew "Show & Tell" Night
  • May 14, 2019: General Meeting - Program - WARC Centennial HamFest and Field Day planning update
  • June 11, 2019: General Meeting - Program - TBA & Election Night

Everybody is welcome, whether you are licensed or not, and this is a good place to come and find out what is happening in the Winnipeg ham radio scene.

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month Sept - June at 7:30 PM
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 252
(South Osborne Legion)
426 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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All are welcome!

If you have a topic you would like to present, or ideas for topics you would like to see presented at our meetings, contact us at info@WinnipegARC.org


 
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