W9YY Celebrates 60 Years!

January 9, 2022
Jack W9YY is celebrating 60 years as a ham radio operator. He writes: On this day exactly 60 years ago, January 9, 1962, I was first licensed as a ham radio operator, WN8BVX, at the age of 12. The event made the news in three local papers. After 60 years, that constitutes a whole lot … Continue reading "W9YY Celebrates 60 Years!"

Restrictions on Club Events

January 7, 2022
SARC’s meetings and events take place at Schaumburg Park District Facilities. The park district provides these facilities to us free of charge in exchange for the public service events and emergency communication services that our club provides throughout the community. In order to remain in good standing with the park district and simplify any vaccination/mask/testing … Continue reading "Restrictions on Club Events"

Upcoming Technician Class Postponed

January 3, 2022
Our Technician level license class that was to run on Saturdays January through March at the Hoffman Estates branch of the Schaumburg library has been cancelled. The library has temporally suspended in-person events due to the current surge of COVID-19. The library is moving many of their events to an online-only format, however our instructors … Continue reading "Upcoming Technician Class Postponed"