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.


The monthly meeting for the Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club is canceled for February 12 due to the Hamfest at the Calumet Club 334 West River Road, Augusta.

Knox County ARES/RACES-CERT Team will meet Feb 12, 2022 07:00 PM via zoom

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81192159075?pwd=S0o2YWxXNWx2NkJwaWVaTVg0aUVqZz09



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, June 11th, 2022

The meeting will begin at
9:00 AM as usual. We will be using ZOOM for meeting.

Please send an email to Mike Courtenay, W1MLC or  Matt Shields, W1RKD for password or help.

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.

 

Meeting Info
The club will meet in person in at the Warren Sanitary District in South Warren,
and at the same time will also meet online via the same Zoom link we have used for all monthly
meetings since the start of the pandemic

(https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81192159075, password
147060).

All club members are strongly encouraged to attend in whichever format they are most
comfortable so that we have as large a quorum as possible, but in-person attendance is recommended
and space is available to allow for substantial physical distance between attendees.

 


Upcoming Events


 

Pen Bay ARC EXAM SESSION

All exam candidates must register for a FRN number with the FCC.  The following link will guide them to the website: https://www.fcc.gov/universal-licensing-system  It is easy to use by clicking on the New User Registration link.

 

04/30/2022Warren ME 04864-9999
Location: Warren Sanitary District – pre-registration is required
Time: 9:00 AM (No Walk-ins / Register or Call ahead)
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10/01/2022Warren ME 04864-9999
Location: Warren Sanitary District – pre-registration is required
Time: 9:00 AM (No Walk-ins / Register or Call ahead)
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06/25/2022Whitefield ME 04353-3437
Sponsor: Lincoln Cty ARC
Location: Whitefield Fire and Rescue CALL AHEAD
Time: 9:00 AM (No Walk-ins / Register or Call ahead)
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12/17/2022Whitefield ME 04353-3437
Sponsor: Lincoln Cty ARC
Location: Whitefield Fire and Rescue CALL AHEAD
Time: 9:00 AM (No Walk-ins / Register or Call ahead)
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2022 ARRL Field Day
June 25-26

 

HAMFEST/CONVENTION

June 4, 2022Hermon Hamfest
Location: Hermon High School
2415 US-2 Hermon, ME 04401

7:30 AM for tailgaters & 8:00 AM for all others

Talk-in is on 146.940 -0.600 offset and a 136.5 tone.

 

08/20/2022 – Windsor Hamfest

Location: Windsor, ME
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Augusta Amateur Radio Assn
Learn More


 

 

Maine Telegraph Newsletter

If you have any articles, or want highlight what clubs and individual hams are doing throughout our wonderful state please contact Cory KU1U

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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