UPCOMING EVENTS

VOA Museum Gala Celebration of our 75th Anniversary!

September 21, 2019 5:30 PM- 10:30 PM

Mike Martini, photo provided

Cincinnati radio and TV broadcast historian Mike Martini will emcee our Saturday, Sept. 21 fundraiser, “Celebrating 75 Years of VOA Bethany Station” from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Martini is a 30-year, award-winning radio Cincinnati journalist and radio producer.  He is also president and co-founder of the Media Heritage Collection at the VOA Museum and a producer at WMKV-FM.

“Celebrating 75 Years of VOA Bethany Station” will include dinner-by-the-bite, cocktails, wine and Cincinnati Liars Lager beer, along with Museum tours and a friendly table-to-table Trivial Pursuit game.  Funds raised from raffles and silent auction items will help make the Bethany Station museum building accessible for people of all abilities.

Music will be provided by the Mike Hagen Trio.

Event sponsors include: Platinum Sponsor Dillard’s; Gold Sponsors Sebaly, Shillito & Dyer and Gary and Dee Dee West; and Silver Sponsors Emery Federal Credit Union; Larry and Sandy Brueshaber; Mr. Mechanic; Oak Tree Communications; Union Centre Boulevard Merchants Association; Greg and Diane Stevens; Chris and Sandie Wunnenberg; and Voice of America Centre.

Fundraiser tickets are $150 per person and $300 per couple.  Cash bar, with two drink tickets per person provided.  Dress is business casual.

To purchase tickets, visit Eventbrite at http://bit.ly/2MsGITX.

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Jamboree-on-the-Air

October 19-20, 2019, 1-4  PM both days

Photo courtesy Joe Molter – WC8VOA

West Chester Amateur Radio Association and area Scouting organizations.

This is part of the annual involvement with Boy Scouts of America and Amateur Radio. It is a way to get Scouts to talk with other Scouts around North America and generate interest in getting Scouts licensed.

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