Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2004 22:08:06 -0600 To: "ARES-Champaign County": ; From: Steve Hilberg Subject: ARES of Champaign County QST -March 2004 There was no regular meeting in March in lieu of the Storm Spotter training on March 7th. The Board of Directors met on March 4th. WELCOME TO NEW ARES MEMBERS We'd like to welcome Mark Thomas, N9HPC, of Tolono and Nick Cassavaugh, KB7NFV, of Champaign to ARES.Ê UPCOMING EVENTS - MARCH OF DIMES WALKAMERICA and MS WALK We have been contacted by th March of Dimes about asssiting with the WalkAmerica again this year. The walk will be held on Saturday, April 24, at 9:00 a.m. The March of Dimes already have 47 teams signed up for hte walk and they are expecting perhaps as many as 300 for this event. Details will be forthcoming, but mark your calendars now. We will need 9-12 people to staff this event. The MS Walk will be held on May 2nd at Meadowbrook Park in Urbana. I don't have any more details on this yet, but the format should be much the same as last year. I will have more information on both of these events at the April 14 meeting. NEXT MEETING The next monthly meeting will be held 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2004 at the Fire Service Institute. The training topic for this meeting will be Basic Incident Command. This meeting is being postponed from April 7 because of the CIARESMAG regional hospital drill.
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