This event is in the past.
The regular monthly meeting of the
Central Toronto Amateur Radio Club, Incorporated
will be held on
Tuesday January 3rd, 2017 at 19:30 EDT
Leaside Retirement Residence, 10 William Morgan Drive
Note that club membership dues of $30 are due as of this meeting so if you haven't already paid, we accept cash or cheque. Please see our Treasurer, Stephen KXP, to bring your membership up to date.
After the regular business portion of the meeting and the break, we are very happy to present Phil McBride, VE3QR, our RAC Ontario Section Director, who will be presenting to the club his experience from the summer 2016 St. Paul Island DXpedition.
Phil was licensed in May of 1994, and holds an Advanced + Code Operator certificate. He first joined RAC approximately 14 years ago, during which he served as Emergency Coordinator for North Halton for a period of three years, and Assistant Section Manager for Ontario for an additional two. Within these roles, he had input into emergency communications planning in the Town of Halton Hills and the Region of Halton, as well as within the William Osler Hospital Foundation. In addition to past experience within the RAC Field Organization, he is a current and active member of the Canadian Forces Affiliate Radio System. He has have owned and operated an I.T. consulting firm for fifteen years, and has sat on the boards of directors for three separate not-for-profit corporations.
If you're new to the club (having signed up online), this is a great opportunity to come and see what we're all about.
Sign in at the reception desk just inside the front door of the west wing.
Note that visitor access is restricted if you have a cough, cold or flu
Our meeting is located in the Activity Room which is located to the right of the elevator and down the hall, down one level from the main entrance.
Driving: From Don Mills Road turn west on Overlea Blvd to the next traffic lights, then right (north) on William Morgan Dr. Park free of charge in the long, narrow lot west of the residence (you can use any non-reserved parking space).
By TTC: The #25 Don Mills bus stops at Overlea and Wm Morgan Dr, and connects to Pape Station.