EAWA Minutes October 12, 2017
The October 12th meeting of the EAWA was called to order at 7:05 PM by President Chris Stanley N1CJS. Evie KA1BRA made a motion to accept the September Minutes as e-mailed. Rob W8HAP seconded the motion. The motion passed. Dick W1KRP made a motion to accept the Treasurer's Report ( Petty Cash $313.57, Savings account $1050.50,  VE Account $18.82, and Repeater Fund $92.39) that was seconded by Chuck AC1BS.  The motion carried.
                    
        EMCOMM         NETS                EAWA
Tuesdays at 7:00PM on 146.910 Repeater    Wednesdays at 7:00PM on the 147.030 Repeater
October 17  Evie Sargent KA1BRA         October 18 KB1ONQ Scott Grindle
October 24  Chris Weaver AB1PZ        October 25 Chris Weaver AB1PZ    
October 31 Phil Duggan N1EP        November 1 Bradley Nuding KC1HVP        
November 7 Chuck Liebow AC1BS        November 8 Chuck Liebow AC1BS    
REQUEST FROM N1EP_NET CONTROLS, PLEASE ACKNOWLEDGE YOUR CHECK-INS SO THEY WILL KNOW YOU HEARD THEM!
                    Old Business
October Breakfast – Greg N1IRH reported that the October breakfast held at Denny's in Ellsworth  Saturday, October 7 at 9:00AM was attended only by three.
                    New Business
November  Breakfast – TheNovember breakfast at Denny's in Ellsworth will be Saturday, November 4th at 9:00AM. Please let Phil N1EP (n1ep@yahoo.com) know if you plan to attend so he can give them a head count.
6 Meter Net – Phil N1EP stated that there is a possibility of having a weekly 6 m (52.525 MHz) net on Tuesdays at 6:30PM
Echo Link Down – Chris N1CJS reported that his Echo Link is down. Possibly it can be moved to another location where it will decide to start working again.
November Test Session – Since there is interest in a VE test session, Phil may try to get one scheduled for November.
Program for November – Chris N1CJS announced that the EMA will be hosting a SKYWARN program at Meadow View Apartment IV Common Room 25 Tweedie Lane, Ellsworth at 6:00PM on Thursday, November 9th.  The SKYWARN program will be presented by a meteorologist from Caribou.This program is different than the one presented earlier this year so please try to attend. The EAWA business meeting will immediately follow the SKYWARN program.
Sunday Sessions -  Sunday Sessions will start November 12th noon to whenever . Bring a project or just drop by to see what's happening or to operate the club station. Meadow View Apartments 25 Tweedie Lane
Junk Requested – John KQ1P would like to have your junk radio stuff for a high school class project.
He may offer a radio class to the students in the spring. Joe WA4OVO is willing to help teach  from afar.
Sweep Stakes – Phil N1EP is hosting at his home on Sunday, November 19th the Sweepstakes on phone.  Show up anytime and operate or check out the action . Light refreshments will be served.

Rob W8HAP made a motion to adjourn. John KQ1P seconded. So done at 7:28 PM

Program-Finalizing communication plans for the MDI Marathon on Sunday, October 15, 2017.
Respectfully submitted,
Evie Sargent/KA1BRA
Secretary/Treasurer