The Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club, call sign W1PBR, is an Amateur (Ham) radio club. The mission of the PenBay ARC is to bond together Radio Amateurs in the Mid-Coast region in order to enhance their personal growth in Amateur Radio and in order to facilitate the growth of Amateur Radio in general.

As always, all Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club meetings are open to anyone interested in Amateur (Ham) Radio. Please join us at our next meeting and check us out.

Our next Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club meeting is on
Saturday, August 8th, 2020

We will be using ZOOM for meetings moving forward.

Please sent an email to Mike Courtenay, KB1DBL or  Matt Shields, WA1MJS for password or help.

Pen Bay ARC Board meets at 9:00 AM

ARES/RACES-CERT meets at 9:15 AM
Social Time: 10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club: 10:30 AM –

All meetings are held in the Knox County, ME EMA Office at 301 Park St., Rockland, ME.

Any necessary winter/storm/weather related cancellation notices will be given on our 8PM Chimes Net the day before any meeting is scheduled to be held.




Upcoming Events

Pen Bay ARC Ham Exams

October 2020

Sponsor: Pen Bay ARC

Contact: Joseph G. Devonshire

(207) 549-0061



Location: TBD


Saturday, August 15th 10 am
Mundt-Allen Post #81 85 Vernon St. Bethel.

MUST register.
There is only 18 spots available.

Androscoggin ARC VEC For registration contact Ivan Lazure, N1OXA


The cost is $15 cash only
























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