Upcoming Events

OARS Calendar


8-MS walk, Horizon Elementary School, Setup at 9 am to last walker returns, Klaus, AC7MG

HYPERLINK "http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/WASWalkEvents?pg=entry&fr_id=28435"http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/WASWalkEvents?pg=entry&fr_id=28435

16-ARRL Rookie Roundup  HYPERLINK "http://www.arrl.org/rookie-roundup"http://www.arrl.org/rookie-roundup 

22, 23-Communications Academy 22 (Register 8, starts at 9) & 23 (Register 8:30, starts at 9:30)

HYPERLINK "http://commacademy.org/"http://commacademy.org/

28, 29-Olympia Arts Walk with OlyMEGA (firm—may just do Saturday, the 29th)

Friday, April 28 (5-10pm) & Saturday, April 29 (Noon-8pm)

HYPERLINK "http://olympiawa.gov/city-services/parks/community-events/artswalk.aspx"http://olympiawa.gov/city-services/parks/community-events/artswalk.aspx

29-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise


6 (10-6) & 7 (11-5) Lacey Spring Fun Fair http://laceyspringfunfair.com/

6 10 am on ROD ROMBERGER WB7CRD church/neighborhood preparedness fair

13 & 14, Olympus Road Rally  HYPERLINK "https://www.olympusrally.com/2017-event"https://www.olympusrally.com/2017-event

26-1 pm 'Neighborhood Communications in Emergency Situations, Virgil Clarkson

Lacey Senior Center, 6757 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey, WA

21-Capital City Marathon, starts 7 am http://www.capitalcitymarathon.org/


2, 3, 4 SeaPac – ARRL Northwest Division Convention

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

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


29-TCARES 5th Saturday exercise


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


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


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