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Updated June 1, 2018

Room 1
(Upper Level)
Room 2
(Upper Level)
Room B
(Lower Level)
9:00 AM Joy of QRP
Jim Stafford W4QO
Charlie Brown KD4CB
Margie Spangeberg KK4AGN
10:00 AM D-Star
Ed Woodrick WA4YIH
Red Cross & Puerto Rico Mobilization
Wey Walker K8EAB
Jeff Cantor K1ZN
11:00 AM FT8
Ray Bailey N4GYN
ARES Gear, Program & New Developments
[11:00 – 12:30 PM]
Nathan Wood K4NHW
12:00 Noon AMSAT
John Kludt K4SQC
J.L. Delatorre NN4QQ

Changes from 5/28 Version:  Dxing and DXpeditioning switch times.  New speaker for FT8. Fixed spellings.



Boy Scouts Radio Merit Badge

Note: Scouts who wish to attend will need to register at:
the Merit Badge Website
All Scouts and Scouters wearing their Class A Uniform will be admitted to Cobb County Civic Center for free.  FAMILY MEMBERS ACCOMPANYING SCOUTS ARE ALSO ADMITTED FOR FREE. 
Unit Sign-up Instructions
Scouts and Scouters are required to wear Class A Uniforms for admission. Failure to wear the uniform will mean that you will be required to pay the standard cost of admission to the event. Entrance Fee is $6. Scouts, please bring a signed Blue Card to the event. All requirements for the Radio Merit Badge will be completed in one day.

Please read the Radio Merit Badge Pamphlet and do the work in the Radio Merit Badge worksheet and bring it to the class.

Payment Instructions for the Unit
Entrance to the hamfest will be free to Scouts in Class A Uniforms and their family. The normal entrance fee to the hamfest is $8 but the entrance fee is waived.
Directions to the Event
The Radio Merit Badge Class will be held at the Cobb County Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Parkway SE, Marietta, GA 30060. Class begins promptly at 8:30 am so please arrive early for class.

Scouts participating in the class should bring a lunch. Lunches can also be purchased at the snack bar from food vendors. If you have special dietary requirements, they may not be able to be met with the snack bars available on site. Scouts should also bring their own chair!
To Register and for  additional info visit the Merit Badge Website.