Mike Sorensen K9KQX At tonight’s net [July 30, 2020 – Ed.] I mentioned a few items and thought I’d share some links about a virtual Hamfest with various keynote speakers. The topics actually look pretty interesting so for the newer hams this might be worthwhile. The event is free, just register on the web site … Continue reading "Upcoming Online Ham Radio Events"
SARC has cancelled all in person events through August 31, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Schaumburg Park District has listed events, meetings and rentals as cancelled indefinitely. Our events make use of these facilities. The calendar at the right reflects all the changes noted below. Events cancelled include: Club Meetings Board Meetings (although … Continue reading "COVID-19 Response (Updated July 30, 2020)"
SARC is offering on a very limited basis VE testing that follows the current social distancing guidelines. Please complete the form below and you will receive a call back from our VE team when a slot is available for testing.
Unfortunately the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will not allow us to hold Field Day in the traditional way this year. The ARRL has issued Temporary Rule Waivers for the 2020 event as well as Field Day 2020 FAQs to allow the event to continue in a safe, socially distant way. Highlights include: Class D (home) stations … Continue reading "Club Contest – Field Day From Home"
Our VE Team recently implemented a plan to provide License Testing while following social distancing guidelines. The first session took place on Saturday, May 16 2020. The team reports that 4 tests were administered with 2 new Technicians and 1 upgrade to general. The next session will take place on Saturday, June 6 by appointment … Continue reading "Social Distancing VE Testing a Success"