Annual Valentine’s Dinner Friday, February 19th

This year we have chosen Mack’s Golden Pheasant, located at 668 W. North Avenue in Elmhurst as the site for our annual Valentine’s Dinner. We will meet at 7:00 PM in the lower level banquet room for a family style dinner. Included in the meal will be a salad to start and then fried chicken, roast beef, mostaccioli, mashed potatoes and gravy, and a vegetable dish. there will be a cash bar available for those who wish to partake in alcoholic beverages.  the price per person is $22.00

For those planning on attending our annual celebration, please R.S.V.P. Bill N9WGV at or you can call             773-744-7462 with your reservation.                                                       Please respond by February 12th.

Come out and join us for this wonderful event!!


Help a fellow Ham & his family

Red Basket
Jerzy – KC9RXT brings to our attention the plight of one of his ham friends and his family – Helping others is how we continue to live in a good and fair world.  Read on and consider pitching in –

Rory Scoles and Elli King of Finland, Minnesota lost their log cabin that they built with their own hands to a fire. The family hopes to raise $5,000 to pay for household items, items for their three young boys to be safe during the long winter, and materials needed to rebuild their log cabin to return home.

Find out more by visiting this web site set up to accept donations to help this family re-build

DuPage County Severe Weather Seminar

DuPage County Severe Weather Seminar
Sponsored by the DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, the seminar will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Doors open at 7:00 AM (presentations will begin   promptly at 8:30 AM, however, attendees are encouraged to arrive by 8:00 AM to provide enough time for checking in, finding a seat and to enjoy a continental breakfast).


The seminar will be held in the Coray Auditorium, located in the Beamer Center, on the campus of Wheaton College.
Todd M. Beamer Center
412 N. Chase Street, Wheaton, IL 60187


Linear Power Supply Analysis

Want to know how this equipment works? What to do when it fails?
Come join us at the next York Radio Club monthly meeting on January 15, 2016.
The York Radio Club meets on the 3rd Friday of each month except February at 8 PM. at the Community Bank of Elmhurst, 330 West Butterfield Rd. Meetings are held in the 2nd floor meeting rooms.
We are going to breakdown and analyze an Astron linear power supply circuitry and provide troubleshooting tips.  A hands on presentation with power supply and basic test equipment application.

George Tasson

Serving The Interests Of Amateur Radio For Over 70 Years