Upcoming Events

OARS Calendar

Currently known calendar items for OARS & TCARES


2, 3, 4 SeaPac – ARRL Northwest Division Convention

3 Lacey Presbetyrian Church Preparedness Fair 10-12

17 Swede Day Parade– Rochester – 3-4 units required (typical) 

17, 18 Olympic Air Show—No official radio activity—Just listed for FUN!


24 & 25-Field Day set up on Friday the 23rd, activity from 11 am Saturday to 11 am Sunday http://www.arrl.org/field-day


3- Lacey Fireworks (ARES)

29-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise

8-Midnight Rider horse trail ride, dinner at 5:30 to about 2 am, Kennedy Cr. Area

11- L&I preparedness fair (ARES)

13- City Emergency Managers Meeting (ARES)

22, 23—Bigfoot 100K & 40 miles http://www.bigfoot200.com/home.html

29-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise

29 & 30- Tacoma Trail Cruisers Smuggler Poker Run—Clarence, AG7BA is lead


2-6 Thurston County Fair (August 2,3 only)

29—Family Field Day for 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team 10-4pm Lacey RAC
Military Appreciation Day

11-15, Bigfoot Ultra Marathon http://www.bigfoot200.com/

19,20—but I'm thinking 17,18--ILLW at Cape Disappointment Light House

21—Total solar eclipse day

26—All City Hamfest

26 -- Silent Key Estate Sale

29—Family Field Day for 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team 10-4pm Lacey RAC


16 (tentative) TCDEM Emergency Prep Fair – Date and location TBD 

16, 17 Salmon Run  HYPERLINK "http://www.wwdxc.org/salmonrun-435/"http://www.wwdxc.org/salmonrun-435/

30-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise

30-Preparedness Expo-Capital Christian Center—TCARES ONLY


 6 & 7 (Friday, 5-10pm) & Saturday (Noon-5pm)

19 Great Washington Shakeout at 10:19 am

20, 21, 22 Jamboree on the Air http://jotajoti.info/

26, 7 pm—ARES at DART training at EOC


17-Boy Scout night hike

26-Olympia Downtown Association Holiday Parade – Sunday after Thanksgiving 


30-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise


Year round, for ever, Parks on the Air(POTA), Castles on the Air, Islands on the Air, LighthouseOTA