Upcoming Events
Thu, Nov 27th, 2014, @8:00am
Meals on Wheels Communications Support
Sat, Dec 13th, 2014, @8:00am
Plano Christmas Parade
Sat, Dec 13th, 2014, @10:00am
Sci-Tech Discovery Center Operating Event
Sun, Dec 14th, 2014, @8:00am
Dallas Marathon Communications Support
Mon, Dec 15th, 2014, @7:00pm
PARK General Meeting
Solar Terrestrial Data

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It is that time of the year for Visiting Nurses Meals on Wheels. I am looking for 8- 10 radio operators for Thanksgiving Day. Arrive 730-745am and usually finish by 10 or 1015am. You need an

HT that you can program to simplex

  • a smile on your face
  • a safety vest
  • and what ever weather related attire.

The location is:

1414 W Mockingbird Ln

Dallas Tx

Just I-35E and Mockingbird Ln

Contact me W7DAV if you can help or have any questions. This will also happen on Christmas Morning as well.

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It is that time of year again to rally and provide support to the Plano Christmas Parade. The event will be held on December 13th this year and will use the same course as last year. This is fun event to support they can use our help. If you are interested in learning more or supporting the event, please contact me, Tony, at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ( mailto: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) We really need you help to support this event.Thanks,TonyW5ADC


Our friend Cindy Dicken, KF5POU, aka 'Cindy Bob" is battling cancer in Houston.

Her address down there is 459 W. FM 389 Fayetteville, TX. 78940. Her email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Please take time to send her an email or drop her a get well card. What would be really nice is if everyone would send her a QSL card. Lets let Cindy Bob know that we are all pulling for her.


KF5FEA, Rusty.


If you are interested in obtaining PARK logo apparel, please contact;

B&B Embroidery


You can look at the offerings on the website, but call David, KF8WS or Shirley, N7UPY, to order.  They can provide you with the correct pricing.



Latest Newsletter Available

The latest copy of the newsletter is available here:
PARK Newsletter

The latest version of the newsletter is normally posted on or about the first of the month so check back each month for all the most recent happenings in the Klub.


Online Users Groups

If you would like to seek out help, you should consider registering on the 2 online user groups that most of our members use.

You can find the links to the "K5PRK" group and the "Laterisers" group here:

This link is also available in the right hand column of links near the top of the front page.  The link is listed under the "Club Information" heading as "PARK Online User Groups"

There are other interest groups listed on that webpage, as well.
The Field Day group will start to get active as we head toward field day in June.


'Late' Risers Breakfast

Come and join us at the Late Risers Breakfast at Poor Richards in Plano at 7:00 AM on Saturdays. Come as early as you would like since there are a couple of Klub members who normally open up the place and start the coffee.  There have been unconfirmed rumors that a few hearty souls from the Klub get there as early as the night before to start the ragchew around the table.

Also join the Laterisers yahoo group at:

Location: Poor Richards is located on the SE corner of Ave K and Park Ave in Plano, TX




Join us for the Good News Net on Thursdays at 845 pm local time. 

The Plano Amateur Radio Klub holds the Good News Net on Thursdays on the WD5ERD repeater (147.18+ MHz, PL 107.2) for the purpose of exchanging information about the Plano Amateur Radio Klub and Amateur Radio, in general. Participation in the Good News Net is open to all amateur operators. You need not be a member of the Plano Amateur Radio Klub to participate.


Early Risers Breakfast.

This is the place to get to know the guys that know the answers to your ham radio questions, and get finished early enough to still participate in the club events on Saturday morning.

The group is friendly and discussions lively.

Location: Tony's Cafe NW Corner of Spring Creek Parkway & Almo, Plano, TX

Time: 630am, Saturdays