leadimage A COVID-19 Swap Meet Can Still Work

    A nice crowd was attracted to a DMRAA Swap Meet Saturday the 5th of October.  A little light rain couldn’t dampen the gathering.  Approximately 25 amateur radio operators attended. Several folks had items to sell and a good time was had by all.  Hopefully the success of this small event will encourage the DMRAA board […]

    Why not join us?

    The general meeting of the DMRAA is held the fourth Tuesday of each month in the Waveland Hall (2nd Floor) of the Plymouth Congregational Church on the corner of 42nd Street and Ingersoll Avenue in Des Moines. The meetings begin at 7 p.m. and last for approximately an hour. The meetings are free and you do not have to be a licensed ham to attend the meetings.

    Meetings of the board and officers are held on the first Tuesday of the month at the Euclid Avenue Hy-Vee meeting room on the second floor, starting at 7 p.m.

    Use the contact page to contact the DMRAA for more information on the club's meetings and events.

DMRAA Meetings

featuredimage November Virtual Meeting to Feature Testing Equipment

Mike Waldron to present and discuss testing equipment in November 24th's virtual meeting.  This talk could lead to some great ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage DMRAA Swap Meet Scheduled for October 3rd, 2020

Due to the continuing pandemic the club is cancelling the annual November Auction and Chili Feed.  In lieu of the ...

VE Testing

featuredimage 2020 Area Testing Sessions for Des Moines, Boone, Ames & Marshalltown

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2020 Dates July 19th, 2020 September 20th, 2020 November 15th, 2020 Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance ...


Future DMRAA Meetings will be with Zoom

Tom Weaver WØFN is inviting you to the DMRAA Monthly Club (Zoom) meetings: Contact Tom, WØFN Tom Weaver w0fn@gmail.com to get an invite with sign-in information.    Thanks Tom, 73 de Tom WØFN Tom.W0FN@gmail.com

IMT Des Moines Marathon Latest ARES Event to be Cancelled

Another ARES event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Marathon, a staple in Des Moines for 20 years has been the largest event for Polk County ARES.  Over the years we have seen this event develop into a premier Iowa running attraction.  Hopefully we’ll see a normal schedule in 2021.

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