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April 2018 WAARC Meeting

The April 2018 WAARC club meeting had lots going on. The “HOP” “Hour of Power” hour before the general monthly meeting this month gave new Hams an opportunity to ask questions and get comments from “older” Hams. It was good

CERT Licensed Radio Session March 2018

WAARC Technician licensing class graduates were issued JCC Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program hand held two-meter transceivers at a ceremony on Friday March 30, 2018.  Chris Courson KC4CMR, the JCC Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES) Emergency Coordinator, provided eligible

Technician class awards


Spring 2018 Bulders’ Group Session #3

March 2018 VE Session

The Williamsburg Area Amateur Radio Club (WAARC) will conduct a Amateur Radio license exam test session on Saturday March 17, 2018 at the Colonial Heritage Club House, 6500 Arthur Hills Drive, Williamsburg VA 23188, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Volunteer Examiners

1st Jim Bailey KB4ZIN Memorial Award Presentation

At the 2018 WAARC Club Dinner the first Jim Bailey KB4ZIN Memorial Award was presented. This award was developed to honor a local ham that has made a significant contribution to Ham Radio recently. The honoree receives a plaque that

Builders’ Group 2nd Session, March 3, 2018

Picture of Chris at bench

2018 Officers

The New Jim Bailey Memorial Award

In late 2017 Bill NR4C, our club’s Member at Large, made a recommendation that the club establish and sponsor an award to be presented annually that would recognize a ham in the local area who made the most significant contributions in

2017 Jamestown Special Event

On Saturday, May 13, WAARC will be on the air from Jamestown Island in commemoration of the 410th anniversary of the establishment of the first permanent English settlement in North America in 1607. This is one of three Special Event