Reminder: SKYWARN Training Classes in June Through August 2012 – New Session Added in Leominster Mass.

Hello to all..

A reminder on upcoming SKYWARN Training Classes coming up for Saturday June 16th in West Newbury, Mass. from 1-4 PM and Attleboro, Mass. Thursday Evening June 21st from 7-10 PM. We have also added a session in Leominster, Mass. for Saturday July 28th from 10 AM to 1 PM with preregistration required. In August, a SKYWARN Training class will be held Friday Afternoon August 24th from 1-4 PM at the Holiday Inn in Boxboro, home of the 2012 Boxboro New England Division Amateur Radio ARRL Convention. Additional classes could be added during the later summer and fall months. The complete SKYWARN Training schedule is listed below along with a link to the schedule.

SKYWARN Training Class Schedule link:
http://www.wx1box.org/node/36

The following are SKYWARN Training Sessions booked for 2012. Further training sessions will be booked over the course of the year so check back frequently for updates.

Saturday June 16th, 2012: 1-4 PM:
Public Safety Complex Training Room
401 Main Street
West Newbury, Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: None required

Thursday June 21st, 2012: 7-10 PM:
Sturdy Memorial Hospital
Conference Rooms A, B and C
211 Park Street
Attleboro, Mass.
Taught by: NWS Taunton Forecaster
Registration: None Required
Note: Parking in the main lot. Walk up the hill to the Emergency Room entrance and walk through to the main hospital. Signs directing you to the conference room area will be posted.

Saturday July 28th, 2012: 10 AM-1 PM:
Leominster Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
37 Carter Street
Leominster, Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: Preregistration required. Email KD1CY-Rob Macedo at rmacedo at rcn.com

Friday August 24th, 2012: 1-4 PM:
Holiday Inn – Boxborough
242 Adams Place
Boxborough Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: None Required
Sponsorship: This training is being run in conjunction with the ARRL New England Division Convention and Ham Radio Show. This is being done prior to the Hamfest starting and no admission will be charged on Friday for those interested in attending this SKYWARN Training session.

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

Hello to all..

A reminder on upcoming SKYWARN Training Classes coming up for Saturday June 16th in West Newbury, Mass. from 1-4 PM and Attleboro, Mass. Thursday Evening June 21st from 7-10 PM. We have also added a session in Leominster, Mass. for Saturday July 28th from 10 AM to 1 PM with preregistration required. In August, a SKYWARN Training class will be held Friday Afternoon August 24th from 1-4 PM at the Holiday Inn in Boxboro, home of the 2012 Boxboro New England Division Amateur Radio ARRL Convention. Additional classes could be added during the later summer and fall months. The complete SKYWARN Training schedule is listed below along with a link to the schedule.

SKYWARN Training Class Schedule link:
http://www.wx1box.org/node/36

The following are SKYWARN Training Sessions booked for 2012. Further training sessions will be booked over the course of the year so check back frequently for updates.

Saturday June 16th, 2012: 1-4 PM:
Public Safety Complex Training Room
401 Main Street
West Newbury, Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: None required

Thursday June 21st, 2012: 7-10 PM:
Sturdy Memorial Hospital
Conference Rooms A, B and C
211 Park Street
Attleboro, Mass.
Taught by: NWS Taunton Forecaster
Registration: None Required
Note: Parking in the main lot. Walk up the hill to the Emergency Room entrance and walk through to the main hospital. Signs directing you to the conference room area will be posted.

Saturday July 28th, 2012: 10 AM-1 PM:
Leominster Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
37 Carter Street
Leominster, Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: Preregistration required. Email KD1CY-Rob Macedo at rmacedo at rcn.com

Friday August 24th, 2012: 1-4 PM:
Holiday Inn – Boxborough
242 Adams Place
Boxborough Mass.
Taught by: Amateur Radio Coordinator
Registration: None Required
Sponsorship: This training is being run in conjunction with the ARRL New England Division Convention and Ham Radio Show. This is being done prior to the Hamfest starting and no admission will be charged on Friday for those interested in attending this SKYWARN Training session.

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

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