York Region Amateur Radio Club

Record Details
E-Mail membership@yrarc.org
Website www.yrarc.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/2484300750/
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/YR_AmateurRadio
Primary Contact Eric Brown, Public Service; Email: publicservice@yrarc.org
Alternate Contact Barry Byrom, Membership; Email: membership@yrarc.org
Established 1959
Primary Executive Chris Sullivan, President; Phone: 416-673-2210; Fax: 416-369-0419; Email: president@yrarc.org
Funding Primary self-funding through events and membership dues * from time-to-time the club receives donations of amateur radio equipment which is used to assist club operations or raise money
Description (Service) Amateur radio club * Members have own "ham" radio stations and club owns and operates 2-meter VHF and UHF repeaters to extend range of members' mobile and portable stations * classes to obtain or upgrade licenses * annual flea market, public service communications at community events * Emergency communications in partnership with the Region in times of disaster
Hours 1st Tue 7:30 pm
Dates September-June
Meetings 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm
Areas Served York Region
Boundaries Operates within York Region and also renders assistance to neighbouring regions during municipal emergencies
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up
Application Contact for details * yrarc.hamcourse@gmail.com for HAM training
Languages English
Fees Membership - $25/yr single; $30 family ; $75 HAM course
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
Sharon Temple's Temperance Hall
18974 Leslie St
Sharon, ON L0G 1V0
 
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Intersection Leslie St and Mount Albert Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 28590 
Aurora, ON L4G 6S6
Physical Access Current club meeting facilities are wheelchair accessible
Service Categories Amateur Radio Clubs ; Disaster Response Services ; Social Clubs/Events
Print Material The club maintains a blog in lieu of a newsletter at http://yrarc-splatter.blogspot.ca

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