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
View Google Map
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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