Reminder that the regular club meeting is cancelled this month in favor of our annual club Christmas gathering at the Barn Restaurant in Archbold.  The date is still December 16 at 6:30pm. As is customary, members are responsible for the cost of their meals. Hope to see you then!

The meeting was called to order at 7:33pm by Bryan Patterson (KB8ELG) with 13 members in attendance, the pledge of allegiance was given by all.
Members in Distress:
  • Bev Walworth (KC8UJC) has spent the past couple of weeks at St Lukes but is set to be transferred back to Fulton County.
  • Andy Odum's (KC8RU) sister passed away on 10/21.
  • Allen Nash (KC8UQU) goes in for scheduled surgery next Monday for hip replacement.
  • John Meyer (KD8ZKE) goes in for scheduled surgery on November 11 for a upgrade pacemaker.
The Treasurers report was given and was approved as read.
Hamfest Committee:
The meeting was called to order at 7:45pm by Bryan Patterson (KB8ELG) with 16 members in attendance, the pledge of allegiance was given by all.
Members in Distress:
Bev Walworth (KC8UJC) continues to make health improvements. George (N8EUY) has a problem with his laptop and is looking for some assistance at the woodlot where they are staying.
The Treasurers report was given a motion was made to accept it by Dave Claar (W8TUX) and seconded by Bob Rosebrock (WB8ZOI), all were in favor.
Hamfest Committee:
The Winter Hamfest is December 7th, 2019.  The location will be the Village of Delta Memorial Hall, the same location as last year. The event has been filed with the ARRL and preparations are under way.  Larry Fountain (KD8PUD) is once again allowing us use of his 8 foot folding tables to get as much sales space as we can.  The club will be reaching out to K8LI to get tickets printed.  The website is already updated for the times and location of the Hamfest.
The summer Hamfest is set for June 6, 2020.  The location will be at the Roth Family Woodlot again.
Repeater Committee:
  • We still need to do some clean up and painting of the building before winter.  We are currently planning on meeting after breakfast on October 5 to replace some face boards and put a fresh coat of paint on.

Hello, our little club, NorthWest Ohio Black Swamp Radio Society would like to welcome everyone to our first (hopefully) annual Swap and Meet. Please come out and help us make new friends on Nov 2. We will have indoor space for table setup, free with your own table or $5 for a table. The $5 donation goes to our help a ham program. Admission is $5 with a free hot dog at noon. Beverages will be available all day. Swap from 9 until noon and Meet from noon until 2:30. The location is St Luke's Lutheran Church at 1690 W Sterns Rd, Temperance, MI 48182. The date again is Saturday November 2nd. Dealer setup starts at 7am. For more information email Thank You de W8ALM

We are just a little over a week out from OSPOTA! I'll probably be out to Harrison Lake around 9am to start setting up. The contest kicks off at 10am and runs to 6pm. Cookout around 1-ish!

With regards to the cookout, I will stop at GFS the day before to get dogs, burgers, buns, condiments, etc. Please feel free to bring chips or some other sides and a non-alcoholic beverage of your choice. (it is a state park after all)

Hope to see you all then.

The meeting was called to order by Bryan Patterson (KB8ELG) at 7:30pm with 16 members in attendance, the pledge was given by all.  
Members in Distress:
Bev Walworth (KC8UJC) continues to recover from several health issues, please keep both George (N8EUY) and Bev in your thoughts. We did have Allen Nash (KC8UQU) in our company this evening who continues to improve from his hip surgery.
The treasures report was given and a motion to accept was made by Bill Lampe (KD8WSL) and seconded by Ed Roth (WD8KRS).
There was one bill to present for the flowers for Jim Roth's funeral.  On a side note, Ed Roth thanks the club for the attention and condolences.   
A motion to pay the bill was made by KD8PUD and seconded by W8TUX.
Repeater Committee:
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