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February 17, 2009 For immediate release

35 years of amateur radio in Nation’s capital

When: Thursday February 19, 2009 at from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Canada Science and Technology Museum. 1867 St Laurent Blvd

What: Celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Amateur Radio Station VE3JW on exhibit at the Canada Science and Technology Museum. Watch the licensed radio amateurs of the Ottawa Valley Mobile Radio Club (OVMRC) logging at the station from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Museum visitors will be invited to make contact on VE3JW with other radio amateurs around the world, with help from the OVMRC members.

For more information on VE3JW and OVMRC, visit http://www.ovmrc.on.ca/ve3jw.htm

Media contact:
Kelly Ray
(613) 949-5732

General information: (613) 991-3044.