Here is your Mentorfest 2018 update!
Mentorfest 2018 is scheduled for April 28, 2018 at the Hella Shrine,
located at 2121 Rowlett Rd. Garland, Tx. 75043. The plan is to keep the
same timetable that was run at Mentorfest 2017 with 6 learning stations
with 45min sessions.
There is a large parking lot out back for Emcomm trailers to be
The terrace room is amply sized to allow space for the learning stations
as well as club tables. The Shrine is a non-smoking facility.
Details are still being worked out for a possible VE session during
Last year I really missed the target audience for this event. This year
there will be a concentrated effort to get that right. We should have a
flyer ready soon for distribution to clubs for inclusion in their
newsletters, VE teams for hand out to newly licensed hams and ham radio
stores to give out as well.
Please stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.
ARRL North Texas Section
Section Manager: Jay T Urish, W5GM