HamCom has announced that pre-registration and W5DXCC LSDX Dinner tickets are now available through the HamCom website, www.HamCom.org.
The ARRL Forum guest speaker is 1st Vice President Rick Roderick, K5UR who will speak on “Amateur Radio – The Greatest Hobby in the World.”
The HamCom pre-registration prize (internet transactions only) is still a surprise but the GRAND prize is an Icom 7000. Advanced adult tickets are $8 with each additional family members $6. Students (K-12) and Scouts in uniform receive FREE admission! On-line registration will be accepted until May 30th. All pre-registration tickets will be held at WILL CALL at the Plano Convention Centre. HamCom tickets may be purchased on-line at http://hamcom.org/attending-gm-purchase.cfm. Day of the event tickets will be $10.
Lone Star DX is proud to present its keynote presenter, Bob Allphin, K4UEE who will feature a discussion on the DXpedition to Malpelo Island on Friday, June 8th at 6:30 PM. To read more about Bob’s DX adventures and accomplishments please visit the Lone Star DX website at www.dxer.org. LSDX is featuring a generously donated Yaesu FT2000 transceiver as its door prize! Tickets for the W5DXCC banquet are $40 each and can be purchased on-line at http://hamcom.org/attending-dx-dinner.cfm.
Forum presenters are encouraged to apply the HamCom schedule by registering at http://hamcom.org/attending-presentation-signup.cfm.
Inside swap fest tables are all sold out however there are a few spots left in the OUTSIDE AREA. If you wish to reserve a table OUTSIDE you may do so at http://www.hamcom.org/attending-swapmeet-purchase.cfm. At the time of this newsletter release there were 5 outside tables still available.
Volunteers are still needed to assist in a variety of ways. If you are interested in volunteering for a 2-hour block you may do so at http://hamcom.org/attending-volunteer.cfm. Volunteers receive FREE admission and the traditional volunteer ball cap.