VE Testing — By Location

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Amateur Radio Testing
Locations & Dates

2017

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Ames, Iowa
Boone, Iowa
Des Moines, Iowa
Marshalltown, Iowa
Omaha, Nebraska / Council Bluffs, Iowa Metro Area
Sioux City, Iowa
South Sioux City, Nebraska

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Ames, Iowa Location Info

Day of week and time of day vary

Location:
ISU Campus – Building and Room TBA
Ames, IA

Contact: George Oster, NP2N — 515-233-3535

Test Dates & Times (and location, when known):
February 4, 2017, 10:00 AM
March 8, 2017, 7:00 PM
April 15, 2017, 10:00 AM

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Boone, Iowa Location Info

Second Saturday of the Even-Numbered months

9:00 AM

Location:
Conference room behind the cafeteria
Boone County Hospital
1015 Union St
Boone, Iowa

Sponsored by: Boone Area Radio Klub
Contact: Steve, NØNEU — (515) 432-4006

Test Dates:
February 8, 2017
April 8, 2017
June 10, 2017
August 12, 2017
October 14, 2017
December 9, 2017

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Des Moines, Iowa Location Info

Third Sunday of the Odd-Numbered months

12:30 PM check-in — no admittance after testing begins at 1:00 PM

Location:
Johnstone Supply Classroom (2nd floor)
11000 Justin Drive
Urbandale, IA 50322

Sponsored by: Des Moines Radio Amateurs’ Association
Contact: Rick Allen, NØCFL — (his call) at arrl.net — (515) 795-2162

Test Dates:
January 15, 2017
March 19, 2017
May 21, 2017
July 16, 2017
September 17, 2017
November 19, 2017

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Marshalltown, Iowa Location Info

Various Saturday Mornings
9:30 AM check-in — testing begins at 10:00 AM

Location:
Marshalltown Public Library
105 West Boone Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158

Contact: Brian Krumm, NØMXK — (his call) at arrl.net — 641-751-2492

Test Dates:
March 4
May 6
August 5
December 2

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Omaha / Council Bluffs Area Location Info

Omaha, Nebraska

Last Tuesday of the Odd-Numbered months (unless otherwise noted)

6:30 PM

Location:
Heartland Chapter of the American Red Cross (at 81st and Spring Street)
2912 S 80th Ave
Omaha, NE 68124

Walk-ins are welcome.

Sponsored by: Ak-Sar-Ben ARC and the Omaha Area VE Team
Contact: — —

Test Dates:
January 31
March 28
May 30
July 25
September 26
November 28

Council Bluffs, IowaUnconfirmed for 2017

Last Tuesday of the Even-Numbered months (unless otherwise noted)

6:30 PM

Location:
American Red Cross Loess Hills Chapter House
705 N 16th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Walk-ins are welcome.

Sponsored by:
Contact: — —

Test Dates:
February 28
April 25
June 27
August 29
October 31
December 26

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Sioux City, Iowa Location Info

Various Friday Evenings or Saturday Mornings
Fridays: 6:30 PM check-in — testing begins at 7:00 PM
Saturdays: 10:30 AM check-in — testing begins at 11:00 AM

Location:
American Red Cross Bldg
4200 War Eagle Dr
Sioux City IA

Sponsored by: Sooland Amateur Radio Association
Contact: Gary Johnson, WYØV — (his call) at msn.com — 712-898-7631
~ OR ~ Mike Nickolaus, NFØN — (his call) at arrl.net — 712-223-3164

Test Dates:
February 10, 2017 (Fri – 7:00 pm)
March 18, 2017 (Sat – 11:00 am)
April 28, 2017 (Fri – 7:00 pm)
June 10. 2017 (Sat – 11:00 am)
July 28, 2017 (Fri – 7:00 pm)
September 8, 2017 (Fri – 7:00 pm)
October 27, 2017 @ the convention so date may change
December 8, 2017 (Fri – 7:00 pm)

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So. Sioux City, NE Location Info

Various (possibly Saturday Mornings)
10:30 AM check-in — testing begins at 11:00 AM

Location:
Training Room
South Sioux City Law Enforcement Center
701 W 29th Street
South Sioux City, NE 68776

Sponsored by: Dakota County Amateur Radio Club
Contact: Mike Nickolaus, NFØN — (his call) at arrl.net — 712-223-3164

Test Dates:
Jan 28

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