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, June 13th, 2020

 

Will be “on the air” at 9am on the KC1CG repeater 145.49 – pl 91.5, Also we will be using ZOOM please sign up before the meeting. 

Zoom meeting for Saturday morning has been set up, please sent an email to Mike Courtenay, KB1DBL for password. Please check your email first to see if you already have info.

Prior to this meeting:
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.

 

 

Pen Bay Amateur Radio Club member Don Dupont W1MAP, has become a SK.

Our condolences to his daughters, Anne, Sandra, and whole Dupont family.

 

 


Upcoming Events


Pen Bay ARC Ham Exams

April 2020

CANCELLED – COVID-19 Pandemic

Sponsor: Pen Bay ARC
Date: Apr. 25, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM (Walk-ins allowed)
Contact: Joseph G. Devonshire
(207) 549-0061
Email: AB1YO@arrl.net
VEC: ARRL/VEC
Location: Knox County, ME EMA Office
301 Park St.
Rockland, ME 04841

October 2020

Sponsor: Pen Bay ARC
Date: Oct. 3, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM (Walk-ins allowed)
Contact: Joseph G. Devonshire
(207) 549-0061
Email: AB1YO@arrl.net
VEC: ARRL/VEC
Location: Knox County, ME EMA Office
301 Park St.
Rockland, ME 04841

Maine Bicentennial Special Event Website

Special Event Website

 

Maine QSO Party

Contest Website

 

Here are some upcoming opportunities to get out and interact with fellow hams and other people of
like mind:

ARRL State Convention Ramada Inn Lewiston, ME CANCELLED
Dayton Hamvention Xenia, OH CANCELLED
Maine Partners in Emergency Preparedness Augusta Civic Center CANCELLED
Bangor Hamfest Hermon High School, Hermon CANCELLED
Windsor Hamfest Windsor Fairgrounds August 23
Seacoast Amateur Radio Flea Market Hampton, NH September 19
Near-Fest XXVII Deerfield, NH October 16 & 17

Northeast HamXposition, ARRL NE Marlborough, MA November 6th – 8th


Congratulations – 2018 Exam session 

Sam (KC1JRB) Technician
Candice (KC1JRD) Technician
Giles (KC1JQW) Technician
Rachel (KC1JQX) Technician
JJ (KC1JQY) Technician
Robin (KC1JQZ) Technician
Troy (KC1KJC) Technician
Walter (AC1EY) Technician, General, Extra
Mike (KC1ILX) General
Robin (KA1HJN)General
Dustin (W1OPR) Extra
Richie (KG1Z) Extra

 

Congratulations – 2019 Exam session

James (KC1LKK) Technician
Jason (KC1LKL) Technician
Jesse (KC1LKJ) Technician
Dale (KC1LKI) Technician
Kevin (KC1LKM) General
Douglas (KC1LEC) General
William (KC1FHQ) General
Robin (KA1HJN) Extra
William (KC1MAP) Technician


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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