RGVARC Breakfast will be at a new location this Saturday, 02/22/2020 at 10:30.  It will be at Don Pepe's on 306 N McColl Rd, McAllen, TX 78501.  David and I checked it out last week for breakfast.  The migas were very good and David said his pancakes, eggs & bacon plate was very good also.  I reserved the room that is in the bar area just to the left as you enter the restaurant.  Below is the link for the map and address if interested.
Don Pepe's
306 N McColl Rd, McAllen, TX 78501

RGVARC Breakfast will be at the El Mana this Saturday, 02/15/2020 at 10:30. 

Club Meeting has been calcelled.  We will meet it breakfast.


RGVARC Breakfast this Saturday, 02/08/2020 will be at the Country Omelet in McAllen at 10:30.

We will be meeting again for breakfast at the El Mana in Pharr at 10:30 on Saturday 02/01/2020.
Hope everyone has a great day and a great weekend!

RGVARC Breakfast this Saturday, 01/25/2020 will be at the Country Omelet in McAllen at 10:30. 

Country Omelet Location

Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 8:30 AM

Sun Shine RV Park (click here) 1900 Grace Ave, Harlingen, TX

More information on article below.

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RGVARC Breakfast will be at the El Mana in Pharr at 10:30 on Saturday, January 18, 2020.
Click on here for location.

Auxiliary Communications (AUXCOMM) Training - 20 Seats Available

DECs, ECs Please pass this info to your troops as there are 20 seats available.
Please consider carpooling and driving 1-2 hours to attend or driving farther and spending the night in a hotel as this is a 2-day, 16-hours total class.
Prerequisites for attendance are:

Completion of IS-100.b, IS-200.b, IS-700.a, and IS-800.b prior to the workshop
An active FCC amateur radio license (Novice, Technician, General, Advanced and Extra)
Past experience in auxiliary communications
An Affiliation with a Public Safety Agency
A desire to work with COMLs in a NIMS/ICS environment

Dates:  Feb 8th and 9th, 2020, (16 hours)

Location:  Coastal Bend Council of Governments 2910 Leopard Street Corpus Christi, TX 78408
Google Map https://goo.gl/maps/bWKDKSSeDod86m3g7

Cost:  No tuition is charged

More info here:  https://www.preparingtexas.org/ViewCourse.aspx

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A Soldier, Sailor, Marine, or Airman did!

Club Breakfast this Saturday, 01/11/2020 will be at the Country Omelet in McAllen at 10:30. 

The RGVARC monthly meeting will be in the McAllen Public Library Board Room on Saturday January 11, 2020 at 1:00pm. 

McAllen Library Location

Webfoot Meetings will be the third Thursday of January, February & March at 4:00pm at Mr. Gattis located at 4100 N 2nd St in McAllen.

Webfoot Net:  Bob Heiser will be net control for the Webfoot net on Mondays and Thursdays - 8:30am on the Rio Link System starting January 6, 2020.

Bob will be out of town on Thursday January 9.

Also, if anyone would like to take net control for a day or two let me know and I will send you the script.

Bob's email address is w7ikt@fly-web.us.