THE 2013 FIELD DAY ACTIVITIES
WILL BE HELD ON JUNE 22 AND 23,
AT 2PM ON JUNE 22 AND ENDING AT 2PM ON JUNE 23.
FIELD DAY ACTIVITIES THIS YEAR WILL BE HELD AT THE NORTHWEST GEORGIA
PUBLIC HEALTH FACILITY LOCATED AT
1309 REDMOND ROAD IN ROME GEORGIA
COME AND PARTICIPATE IN THIS FUN EVENT.
On the weekend of June 22-23, the public will have
a chance to meet and talk with Rome’s ham radio operators and see for themselves what the Amateur Radio Service is about
as hams across the USA will be holding public demonstrations of emergency communications abilities. This annual event, called
"Field Day" is the climax of the week long "Amateur Radio Week" sponsored by the ARRL, the national association
for Amateur Radio.
The Nortwest Georgia Amateur Radio Club will also have a "GOTA" (get on the
air) station established during Field Day. If you have ever wondered how it feels to actually communicate via Amateur
Radio, then here is your chance for a first hand experience in Amateur Radio so please join us.
In the Rome/Floyd County area, the Northwest Georgia Amateur
Radio Club will be demonstrating Amateur Radio at:
Rome/Floyd County Area, The Northwest Georgia Amateur Radio Club will be
demonstrating Amateur Radio at:
Georgia Public Health
Road, NW Rome, GA 30165- 9655,
during the 24 hr period of 2pm 23 June thru 2pm 24 June.
For more information contact Grover Keith at 706
766-1118 or visit arrl.org.