Mountain View ARES

Year 2017 Activities Calendar

31 May 2017
Calendar, PDF file

Jan 07  -  County Training:  Field Operations Type III/II

Jan 14  - MTV ARES2Annual Antenna and Transceiver Tune-up Party, Go-Kit Evaluation

Jan 12  -  EC Council Meeting Reminder

Jan 24  -  CERT Committee meeting., 1900-2100, 1000 Villa

Jan 28  -  SPECS Annual Meeting,  Hillview Center, 97 Hillview Ave. Los Altos. 0900

Jan 28  -  SVECS Breakfast10900-1030, Santa Clara Senior Ctr., 1303 Fremont St. at Monroe
Feb 04  -  County Training:  Message Passing – Tabletop

Feb 08  -  County Training:  Introduction to Emergency Comm.-NIGHT CLASS, 1000 Villa St.

Feb 18  -  ARES/RACES County Communicaton Drill - MV Stream Monitor Exercise

Feb 25  - MTV ARES 2: Message Passing in an ARES/CERT Environment – Dave Platt,  AE6EO & Rick VanMell, KI6PUR

Mar 01  -  County Training:  Fundamentals of Emergency Comm. – NIGHT CLASS, 1000 Villa St.

Mar 04  -  County Training:   Net Control – Type III, Part A

Mar 25  -  MTV ARES2:  Introduction to Packet in an ARES/CERT Environment -- Phil Henderson, KF6ZSQ

Apr 01  -  County Training:   Net Control – Type III, Part B

Apr 11  -  CERT Committee meeting., 1900-2100, 1000 Villa

Apr 15  - MTV ARES2:  Operating in an Amateur Radio Net – Paul Goldstein, KJ6AMM

Apr 22  SVECS Breakfast10900-1030, Santa Clara Senior Ctr., 1303 Fremont St. at Monroe

Apr 29  -  City Wide CERT Drill, 1300-1700,  Topic TBD

May 06  - County Training:  Net Control – Type II

May 20  -  MTV ARES2:  DSW and County ARES/RACES Activation Scheme – Mike Kutner, N6IHT

May 20  -  County-Wide Comm Drill - MV Mini Comm Drill


Jun 03  -  County Training:  Event Planning Table Top

Jun 14  -  County Training:  Introduction to Emergency Comm.-NIGHT CLASS, Sunnyvale DPS

Jun 24  - MTV ARES2: TBD

Jul 12  -   County Training:  Fundamentals of Emergency Comm. – NIGHT CLASS, Sunnyvale DPS

Jul 22  -   SVECS Breakfast10900-1030, Santa Clara Senior Ctr., 1303 Fremont St. at Monroe

Jul 29  - MTV ARES2:  Introduction to HF Operations  --  Gordon Good, KM6I

Aug 05  - County Training:  Shadowing – Type III

Aug 19  -  ARES/RACES County Communicaton Drill - MV TBD

Aug 26 -  MTV ARES2TBD

Sep 09  -  County Training:  Packet Operations Type III, Part A

Sep 16  -  County Training:  Cross Band Repeating / Antenna Fundamentals

Sep 30  - MTV ARES2:  ICS/SEMS/NIMS,  Lynn Brown, KD6QVH

Oct 04  -   CERT Committee meeting., 1900-2100, 1000 Villa

Oct 07  -   County Training:  Packet Operations Type III, Part B

Oct 14  -  County Communicaton Drill - MV TBD

Oct 21  -   City Wide CERT Drill, 1300-1700,  Topic TBD

Oct 28  -   SVECS Breakfast10900-1030, Santa Clara Senior Ctr., 1303 Fremont St. at Monroe

Nov 04  -  County Training:  Packet Operations -  Type II – Adv / Troubleshooting

Nov 18   - MTV ARES2:  TBD

Dec 09  -  County Training:  2017 End of Year Summary

1-SVECS breakfast almost always has a speaker or activity that is worthwhile.  Go to http://www.svecs.net/
2-Attendance by Los Altos, Los Alto Hills, Stanford, Sunnyvale and Palo Alto ARES; and Blackberry REACT

   participants invited.

All MTV ARES activities are from 1000 to 1200, fourth Saturday of the month, at Fire/Police Admin. Auditorium, 1000 Villa St., Mountain View, unless otherwise indicated and/or announced.

Dates are subject to change but notification will be given as early as possible on the Monday night Mountain View ARES Net and will be posted at www.K6MTV.org.

Advanced training for MACs and MACs-in-Training is given throughout the year.
See www.SCC-ARES-RACES.org/activities/events.php for schedule.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is the DHS/FEMA sponsored method for preparing citizens to act under disaster conditions.   See http://www.mountainview.gov/depts/fire/preparedness/cert.asp