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Saturday, February 13, 2:00 pm: The Minnesota DX Club meets here at the Museum the second Saturday of every month through May. Stop in and share your stories of long distance reception and learn about the latest receiving equipment.

Tuesday, February 16, 7:00 pm: The Audio Society of Minnesota presents Roger Sanders, founder and CEO of Sanders Sound Systems in Conifer CO, will be joining the Audio Society for an evening of spirited discussion on new ways to view audio conventions. Roger will take up the controversial topic of preconceived notions in the audiophile community and how they can obstruct our ability to obtain the best possible sound. Refreshments and snacks will keep our blood sugar up while the group considers the pros and cons of critical listening, testing, and system design. The Audio Society of Minnesota meets here at the Museum the third Tuesday of each month.

Sunday, February 21, 11:00 am: This is the annual Radio Workshop sponsored by the Northland Antique Radio Club and the Pavek. Please join us and share your special techniques for working on old radios, tube-type audio gear, tape recorders, tuners, or phonographs. We’ll break out some special deals from the “Pavek Garage” and, weather permitting, trunk sales will take place in the Museum’s parking lot.

Saturday, March 12, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Midwinter Madness! The 34th Annual Midwinter Madness Hobby Electronics Show is at the Buffalo Civic Center in Buffalo, MN. This is a nice drive out Hwy 55 West from the Twin Cities with free on-site parking and a short walk to the building entrance. Admission is still only $8 and children under 15 are free. Talk-in on the KØLTC Repeater 147.000 +600 - Call for KØLTC.
Quality door prizes and Amateur Radio VE Testing; Advance registration encouraged!
Exams start at 7:30 AM - ARRL VE fee $15. Email: mwmve@kØltc.org for more information and registration. What to bring to the VE Test Session: Government issued photo ID (i.e.: Drivers License; School ID if a minor), Amateur Radio License original AND photocopy (if currently licensed), Know your Social Security Number (if currently NOT licensed) Pen (for paperwork) and Pencil (for answers), Calculator without saved formulas (we have loaner basic calculators) Session fee $15.00 check or cash (prefer check made out to: ARRL/VEC) Vendor/Club Registration: Advance table registration closes Wednesday March 2nd. A limited number of tables may be available the day of the event. 8 foot Swap Table: $25.00 each, Electricity: $15.00/vendor Club Table: $20.00 each (Clubs tables may not sell personal items on behalf of its members.) http://www.k0ltc.org/mwm.html

Saturday, April 2, 10:00 am: Vintage Radio (and Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier) Service This is the spring semester of a very popular course. Sorry, the course is sold out for the Spring 2016 session. Sign up now for the Fall 2016 session.

Sunday, April 10, 2:00 pm: The Norwegian Explorers present another Sherlock Holmes radio drama. This one, titled "Death From the Sky," promises to be "a real corker!" Don't miss it.

Friday and Saturday, May 20 - 21, 10 am: RADIO DAZE 2016 and the Pavek Museum Garage Sale!