2022 Motely Picnic

Motely Picnic for June planning is out. Larry/AL7LW reports:

Greetings, Amateur radio operators:

ALASKA MOTLEY GROUP PICNIC – 2022

June 23rd to June 26thTolsona Wilderness Campground

Mile173 Glenn Hwy, tolsonacampground.com/ - Ph-822-3900

This will be the 40th annual Motley Group picnic.  There are typically 60 to 80 attendees, most of whom are members of the Motley Group, Snipers Net or Alaska-Pacific Emergency Preparedness Net, but ALL amateur radio operators and their families are welcome to attend.

Fish, hike, chat with other Hams, and participate in as many of the following scheduled activities as you choose.

THURSDAY, 1700 - SOCIAL HOUR - Bring snacks and beverage of your choice.

FRIDAY, 1130 - LADIES PICNIC - Ladies only, (potluck) - campground pavilion.

FRIDAY, 1700 - EARLY BIRD DINNER, (potluck) & CHINESE AUCTION
Bring food and item(s) for Chinese auction.

NOTE CHANGES - EARLY BIRD DINNER, SOCIAL HOUR AND CHINESE AUCTION DAYS HAVE BEEN CHANGED TO SHORTEN SATURDAY EVENING PROGRAM.

SATURDAY, 1300 - 1500  – AMATEUR RADIO WORKSHOP - An open forum discussion of antennas and other Ham radio related items.  Show & tell one of your radio projects.

SATURDAY, 1300 - 1500  – LADIES BOARD GAMES AND CARD GAMES

SATURDAY, 1700 - THE MOTLEY PARTY – Potluck dinner, awards presentation, door prize drawings, and outcry auction.  For outcry auction bring equipment you would like sold at auction.

Motley Group will keep 25% of the sale price, and you can specify a reserve price if you choose.

Or, you can donate the item and the Motley Group will keep 100%.

SUNDAY, 0900 - PANCAKE BREAKFAST - (NOTICE:  BACON NO LONGER PROVIDED; BRING YOUR OWN PRECOOKED MEAT IF YOU CHOOSE.)

DOOR PRIZES AND AUCTION ITEMS - There will be hundreds of dollars' worth of radio equipment and accessories available as door prizes and auction items.

SWAP & SHOP - Bring Ham radio related items you wish to sell or trade and display at your campsite or at the Motley Group site #11

Camping fee is $30 per night for RV sites which include water and electricity; showers, laundry, etc., available in campground.  This is a discounted rate for Motley group picnic attendees.

If you have not reserved a site, get on the standby list.

 Larry, AL7LW
Manager, Alaska Motley Group
Email - larry@acsalaska.net