Blings ‘n’ Things Themes for 2024

This year our monthly meetings will contain a show ‘n’ tell where members are encouraged to bring in things to show off, explain, and discuss. This “Blings ‘n’ Things” will be themed for each month for a specific topic, but members are encouraged to bring in anything they would like to show or share. Below is the list of themes for 2024:

  • January – “Old Goals/New Goals” – What (ham radio) goals did you have last year that you met, and what are your new goals for 2024?
  • February – “Mic Mastery Madness” – Display and discuss your favorite microphones and how they enhance your communication.
  • March – “Soldering Superstars” – Showcase your homebrew or modified equipment, emphasizing your soldering skills.
  • April – “Vintage Voltage Voyage” – Display and talk about your vintage radio equipment, sharing the nostalgia of ham radio history.
  • May – “Contest Conquest” – Share your contesting setup, strategies, and any awards or memorable moments from competitions.
  • June – no meeting
  • July – “Propagation Prowess” – Discuss your strategies for dealing with changing propagation conditions and optimizing contacts.
  • August – “Emergency Comms Extravaganza” – Showcase your emergency communication setup and discuss its role in community service.
  • September – “Satellite Sensation” – Dive into your satellite operations, showing equipment and sharing tips for successful satellite contacts.
  • October – “SOTA/POTA Spectacle” – Detail your experiences with Summits On The Air (SOTA) activations, including gear and breathtaking views.
  • November – “Ham Shack Showcase” – Give a tour of your ham shack, highlighting unique features and organizational tips.
  • December – no meeting