This page is a listing of special events in and around Bolingbrook, Illinois.
Volunteering for special events is a great way to promote Amateur Radio and to support your community!
SPECIAL OPERATING EVENT:
Armed Forces Day - Saturday May 21st 2016, 1400Z-2400Z (9AM to 7PM CDT)
Honoring the men and women of the Armed Forces!
We will be using our club call, K9BAR. All frequencies shown can be +/- due to QRM and other in use conditions. Depending on conditions we might use other bands as well.
Operating SSB on or around these frequencies: 28.350, 14.250, and 7.250
We will also be operating on the K9BAR Repeater System which is EchoLink capable.
All contacts made during this special event will be able to receive either an electronic certificate and/or printed certificate. We will upload our final log to LOTW after the event.
To receive an electronic (PDF) certificate, send your log information (date, time, mode, band) to QSL@k9bar.org.
You may also request a high quality printed certificate for $4.00 USD by PayPal or Postal Mail.
PayPal: Click on the PayPal button below. Please add your Name, Callsign, log information (date, time, mode, band) and email address in the special instructions field.
Postal Mail: Send your Name, Callsign, log information (date, time, mode, band) and $4.00 USD to:
Bolingbrook Amateur Radio Society
PO Box 802
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Inquiries and additional information, please send an email: QSL@k9bar.org