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Special Radio in the Park Event

Saturday, September 7, 2019

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Just because we want to.... 

This is NOT an official BARS Special Event -
It is just something several BARS members are doing, just because we want to go Play Radio. 

Perhaps it will become a New Area Public Outreach Information and Demonstration Event -  Radio in the Park / Parks On The Air - will be on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Austin Park - located at 1345 S. Broadway in Montgomery, Illinois.  The intersections of Rt 25, Mill St., and Broadway in Montgomery. (park is a big triangle).

Area FCC-licensed and BARS members will be operating radios 'On-the-Air' to demonstrate what the hobby of Amateur Radio (aka 'Ham Radio') commuinications are all about.  There will be a variety of Ham radio equipment on hand to be demonstrate, as well as to operate, in different modes.  Communication modes to be demonstrated will include: Local, National and Worldwide using both Voice and Digital modes.  

 Click flyer below to see Printable PDF File:

Radio Austin Park Sep 7

Come Play Radio !

in Montgomery, IL

Saturday - September 7, 2019
9 AM - 3 PM

Located at:  1345 S. Broadway in Montgomery, IL
Intersections Rt 25 - Mill St - Broadway (big triangle)
Across Mill St. from Riverview Restaurant 

Talk in:  National Simplex Call Frequency 2m - 146.520 Mhz. 


Click map below to see Printable PDF File:

Austin Park Aug 18 2019

Austin Park

1345 S. Broadway, Montgomery, IL 

Austin Park - Latatude: 41.7289482, Longitude: -88.3350039

 Volunteering and participating in special events is a great way to promote the wonderful hobby of Amateur Radio, it is also a great way to give back and support your local community!    -Get Involved-