Next Meeting
Apr 5, 2024
07:00 PM Pacific Time
(In the Room, and by Zoom)



From hardware to software, simple to complex. It doesn't matter. If you put your heart and soul into it then show it off! It is strongly suggested that you make your presentation in person to facilitate a better viewing experience.  

If you present via Zoom then it may work better if you make a PDF file of pictures and any supporting text and share that so you don't have to fumble trying to get the item(s) in the camera view.  

Presentation time may be limited due to the number of presenters so be prepared to keep your presentation under 6 minutes. 

Email Rob at  to get on the list.  
Please add Subject: Homebrew and state if you will be presenting on Zoom  

Sorry, due to time constraints, we cannot accept any further presenters.


Note: Please make sure you're running the latest version of ZOOM in order to connect.
Zoom Tips:
#1 (Jim, K6SV) Download PDF ZOOM Guide
#2 (Rob, KC6TYD) Click for: To be let into the meeting:
"How To Change Your Zoom Name Before Entering"
Topic: PAARA General meeting
Time: Apr 5, 2024 07:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Club Meetings

The Palo Alto Amateur Radio Association meets on the 1st Friday of the month at 7:00 pm (19:00 J) (except when the first Friday lands on a holiday and typically moved to the 2nd Friday of the month).

PLEASE NOTE: The meeting location has changed. We will now be meeting in Meeting Room H6, in the Cubberley Community Center in Palo Alto. Further information is below.

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Location: Cubberley Community Center; 4000 Middflefield Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303.
Telephone: (650) 329-2418.

After the meeting, many members gather for beer, pizza, and eyeball QSO at Mountain Mike's Pizza, located at 3918 Middlefield Rd, in Palo Alto. It's literally next door to Cubberly.

Board Meetings

The PAARA Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7:00 pm at the home of Marty Wayne, W6NEV.  Address is: 1039 Bryant Way, Sunnyvale, CA.  We conduct most of our club business there in order to allow more time for guest speakers and socializing at regular club meetings.  Any PAARA member is welcome to attend.

A few meetings throughout the year have pre-defined agenda items. These include:

September Board Meeting
The Nominating Committee is appointed by the President to decide on a slate of candidates to be recommended to the membership.

October General Meeting
The Nominating Committee presents its nominations to the membership at the regular club meeting.  Nominations from club members opens at the beginning of the meeting, and closes at the end of the meeting.

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