Historical Events Archive

2014 Christmas Party

GVARC Fall Picnic

Pima County's 150th anniversary Special Event

W2RS - 2-meter propagation beyond line-of-sight

Lunch-out at the Hot-Rods

Jack's Stealth Antenna Project

Field Day 2014 June 28 and 29, 2014 and our results since 2006

GVARC's June 14 Road Cleanup

GVARC's 33rd Birthday Special Event - on June 14th

Carolyn and Lloyd Millers' June 5th Anniversary Celebration - on June 7th

50th Anniversary of Green Valley

Spring 2014 Picnic Madera Canyon

Drive out to the Mount Whipple Observatory - March 28, 2014

Drive out to the Gene's Open Hanger - March 25, 2014

Special Event - Green Valley's 50th Birthday - Mar. 22, 2014

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Drive out to the Border Patrol - Feb 24, 2014

Ladies Valentine Special Event - Feb 14, 2014

Road Cleanup - Feb 8, 2014

January 25, 2014 - Car Nuts Special Event 2014 - version 2

January 10, 2014 - Friends in Deed


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December 11, 2013 - Annual Meeting and Christmas Party

October 17, 2013 - Fall Picnic

October 19, 2013 - TUBAC Anza Days Special Events Station

September 28th, 2013 19th Annual Fiesta Sahuarita

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September 14th, 2013 September Road Cleanup

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Saturday, September 7th, 2013 Skydive Arizona Driveout

June 22-23, 2013 Field Day
and our Results Comparison

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Saturday June 8th, Arizona Folklore and Dolan Ellis

Saturday May 4th, Special Event - Titan Missile Museum

Tuesday April 30th, Field Trip to Gammons Gulch

Thursday April 18th, 2013 Spring GVARC Picnic

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Saturday April 6th, 2013 April Road Cleanup

Wednesday March 14th, 2013 DeGrazia Driveout

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Saturday Feb 2nd, 2013 Tubac Car Show

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 Franklin Auto Museum

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December 12th, 2012 Christmas Party and Annual Meeting

A Trek up Elephant Head to work on the club's repeater

Cleanup for our Adopted Roadway - Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Wednesday October 24th, 2012 - TEP Tour

October 19th, 2012 - Fall Picnic

Marana Ham Fest and the October 10 GVARC Meeting Presentation

General Meeting, September 12th, 2012

Wednesday, August 8th Membership Meeting presentation by Amy Lang, Ph.D.

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 - International Wildlife Museum Drive Out

June 23 & 24, 2012 - Field Day

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 - Road Trip to the EOC and Train Museum

Saturday, May 19th, 2012 - Our first Roadside Cleanup

Saturday, May 5th, 2012 - Titan Special Event

Wednesday, April 26th, 2012
Last Day for the Continental School Radio Club for 2011-2012

Thursday, April 19th, 2012 - 2012 Spring Picnic

Thursday, April 11th, 2012 - April Meeting

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 - Tom Lang's Award

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2012 - GasLight Theatre

Friday, January 13th, 2012 - Titan Picnic Table Work Party


Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 - 2011 Christmas Party and Annual Meeting

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 - 41st Anniversary of the Fiesta de Tumacacori

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 - The Great Amerind Drive Out

Thursday, October 27th 2011 Fall Picnic

Saturday, September 24th - Special Event Fiesta Sahuarita - Anamax Park, Sahuarita, AZ

16 September 2011 - Kit Peak Picnic

June 25 and 26th ~ Field Day 2011

June 19th, 2011, Our 30th Anniversary - Special Events Station

May 7th, 2011 Special Event
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the opening of the Titan Missile Museum

April 15th, 2011 trip to the Whipple Observatory

March 1, 2011 Continental School


December 9, 2010 Christmas Banquet

October 30th, 2010 White Elephant Parade

2010 Fall Picnic

June 26th & 25th, 2010 Field Day

June 6th Geocache and Transmitter hunt

June 5th Cub Scouts

Special Event - 24th Anniversary of the Titan Missile Museum
May 8, 2010

2010 Spring Picnic and Transmitter Hunt Events


Our 145.29 MHz Repeater is back UP!!!

Christmas Banquet 9 December 2009

Pacific War Museum special event 7 December 2009 at Titan II Missile Museum

GVARC participated in the N5P Special Event Station on December 4 2009

2009 White Elephant Parade

2009 GVARC Fall Picnic

Remote Access to the IC-707 is available to GVARC Members

Keep HF Simple - the GVARC Station

Field Day - June 27th and 28th, 2009

7th Area QSO party May 2, 2009

GVARC Spring Picnic, Thursday, 9 April at 1130

Three GVARC members passed their General Exam on April 5th, 2009



Field Day 2008

Cub Scouts Transmitter Hunt Memorial Day Weekend!

At the 14 May 2008 meeting, GVARC members voted to continue our regular monthly meetings throughout the year!

Transmitter (Fox) Hunt 20 April 2008

Titan II Missile Museum Discone Antenna Operating/Picnic Table

Transmitter Hunt Antenna Workshop Held 24 March

Valley Presbyterian Church Food Bank
Saturday, 28 March 2009, from 1000 to 1400

GVARC was requested to have a presence at the Valley Presbyterian Church Food Bank on Saturday, 28 March, from 1000 to 1400. We had a VHF/UHF station set up under our canopy and, perhaps, an HF station as well.


2007 GVARC Christmas Banquet

Lloyd Miller, N7GV, named ARCA 2007 Ham of the Year!

GVARC Participates in the 50th Annual Jamboree on the Air

Elephant Head 145.29 Repeater Trip

Field Day 2007!

VE Testing Results - April 15th and 22th, 2007

VE Testing - February 24th and 25th, 2007

GVARC's First Club Front Car Plate Awarded

GVARC Fall Potluck and Picnic 1 November 2007

HB 2595 is finished for this year but there's always next year...

GVARC Club Picnic - 5 April 2007

Geocashing Contest Winner - January 24, 2007

Amateur Extra Class - March and April 2007

GVARC's First Club Front Car Plate Awarded


Field Day 2006 - 24 & 25 June 2006

20th Anniversary of the Titan Missile Museum

Christmas Banquet - December 13, 2006

Ham Exam results - December 10th, 2006

Titan Missile Site - Launch for Life - December 2, 2006

Boy Scout Camporee - October 13 through 15, 2006

CARA Hamfest - May 6th, 2006

GVARC Spring Picnic - March 16th, 2006

Tour d' Cure - March 11th, 2006

SAV Emergency Drill - March 9th, 2006

VE Testing - February 26th, 2006

Brunch at the Stage Stop Inn - February 25th, 2006

Geocaching Competition - February 2006

Club Antenna Project - February 2006

'Twas the night before Christmas

Christmas Banquet

Special Event at Green Valley Mall- Certificates made by Linda, AD7FQ

Spring Picnic- Remember the WIND

Hunt for Extraterrestrials and trip to the VLA, Very Large Array

Millers Visit to KB1JT

Field Day - Ray, W2RS, donated his home

Special event- Titan Missile Site

ARRL Sweepstakes - John Mitchell, AC7M, reports that we scored 56,000 pts. Maybe Multioperational award in AZ.