BEARS Event Calendar 2018
Combined Calendar listings
This is a list of events of interest to Amateur Radio operators, mostly in the north central part of Connecticut. For convenience in planning, they are listed in chronological order. BEARS events in RED, non-BEARS events in BLUE. To have an item listed, email info to the webmaster at AB1GL@arrl.net
- Sept 15 - BREAKFAST at Stir the Pot, 132 North Rd, East Windsor
- Oct. 6 - BREAKFAST at the Vernon Diner, 453 Hartford Tpke, Vernon
- Oct. 6 - CT ARES SET - Simulated Emergency Test
- Oct 13 - Hartford Marathon
- Oct. 20 - BREAKFAST at [to be determined]
- Oct. 20 - Region 3 CERT demonstration, Veterans Memorial Park, South Windsor
- Oct 21 - Nutmeg Hamfest, Meriden
- Nov. 3 - BREAKFAST at The Gathering, 471 Hartford Rd, Manchester
- Nov. 17 - BREAKFAST at Hotcakes, 238 S. Main Street (Rt. 5), East Windsor
So far in 2018, the BEARS did...
Jan 1 2018 - MONDAY - FOXHUNT 1 PM - see the "Fox Hunts" page on this web site for details. The "fox" was found hiding at Churchill Park in Newington. Thanks to Paul Gibson, N1TUP, for the delicious hot chicken noodle soup and corn chowder, and to KB1JKA for the cornbread. 10 cars participated, and a lot of new hunters.
Jan 6 2018 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST - 8 am - Chuckwagon, Ellington.
Jan 10 - WEDNESDAY - Monthly general membership meeting
- Jan. 20 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST - 8 am - Chez Ben, Manchester
- Feb 3 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST -7:45 am - Stir the Pot, East Windsor
- Feb 14 - Monthly BEARS General Meeting, 7 pm, 321 Olcott St, 2nd Floor.
- Feb 17 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST -8 am - Country Diner, Enfield
- March 3 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST -8 am - Vernon Diner, Vernon
- March 14 - Monthly BEARS General Meeting, 7 pm, 321 Olcott St, 2nd Floor.
- March 17 - SATURDAY - BREAKFAST -8 am - Pastrami on Wry, Manchester
- April 7 - BREAKFAST at IHOP, Manchester
- April 21 - BREAKFAST at The Gathering, 471 Hartford Road, Manchester
- May 5 - BREAKFAST at Hotcakes, Rt 5 in East Windsor
- May 9 - General Membership MEETING - BEARS at the Manchester EOC, 7 pm, 321 Olcott St, Manchester, CT
- May 19 - BREAKFAST at Cosmic Omelet, 469 Hartford Rd, Manchester
- June 2 - BREAKFAST at the Country Diner, 111 Hazard Ave, Enfield, 8 am
- June 16 - BREAKFAST at OUR PLACE, 180 West St, Bolto
- June 23 & 24- ARRL Field Day at many sites across the US and Canada. BEARS site is the NIKE site off Keeney Road in Manchester.
- July 7 - BREAKFAST at the Chuck Wagon, Ellington
- July 21 - BREAKFAST at Maddie's, 395 Main St., E. Hartford
- August 4 - BREAKFAST at Red Cabin, 976 Sullivan Ave, S. Windsor
- Sept 12 - Monthly General Meeting, 7 pm, 321 Olcott Road, Manchester, CT, EOC on 2nd Floor