SCVICU Bed 11
Akron City Hospital
525 E. Market St.
Akron, OH 44304
I’ll keep everyone posted as I get information. Thanks!
13 Colonies Special Event
30 JUNE – 5 JULY, 2015
The annual Independence Day week “” (http://www.13colonies.info/) gets under
way June 30 at 1300 UTC and will continue until July 5 at 0400 UTC. The theme
for the 2015 event is “Founders and Patriots of the Republic.” The object is
for operators to contact 1 1 call sign
special event stations in each of the 13 British colonies that became the US in
1776. The contact count for last year’s event was nearly 109,000. Certificates
and endorsements will be available for working the 13 colonies stations, with a
sticker for contacting all 13 and an endorsement for contacting WM3PEN in
Philadelphia, where independence was declared in 1776. Those working WM3PEN
will have a Liberty Bell added to their 13 Colonies certificates.
The stations on the air this year will be
K2A in New York
K2B in Virginia
K2C in Rhode Island
K2D in Connecticut
K2E in Delaware
K2F in Maryland
K2G in Georgia
K2H in Massachusetts
K2I in New Jersey
K2J in North Carolina
K2K in New Hampshire
K2L in South Carolina
K2M in Pennsylvania
In addition to WM3PEN, UK special event station
GB13COL will operate from Durham, England, with members of the Durham and
District Amateur Radio Society participating.
There are five open 2 hour slots. 6-8P Saturday, Midnight to 2A Sunday, 4-6a Sunday, 6-8A Sunday, and 10-noon Sunday.
I'll work them all if someone else doesn't want them.
Don't forget about tonight! Check into nets. Fabulous popcorn, and beverages. Special edition Net Night Quiz with a fabulous prize for the winner! Doors open at 6:30, till 10:30. A Fabulous time will be had by all!
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