Events and activities at the AARC:

Newcomers are always welcome!

The Annapolis 10 Mile Run will be held on Sunday, 28 August and communications support is needed from our amateur radio community. Please contact Paul/W4ATN ASAP if you can help out.

18aug16 (Thu) - Club meeting at 7:30 PM. Tonight: A look at squad level radios - Gene Smar/AD3F
24aug16 (Wed) - (on-air) 2-Meter net every Wednesday night at 8 PM. See details below.
28aug16 (Sun) - AARC (support) Annapolis 10 mile run. Please contact Paul/W4ATN
28aug16 (Sun) - Kit-building, troubleshooting and repair 1 to 4 PM Every 4th Sunday at the clubhouse
01sep16 (Thu) - Club meeting at 7:30 PM. Tonight: W3VPR Antenna Walkthrough
08sep16 (Thu) - Board meeting at 7:30 PM (We have an open meeting policy)
10sep16 (Sat) - (free) Exams for your FCC amateur radio license, every second Saturday of the month.
11sep16 The Mesh Networking Group meets today.
15sep16 (Thu) - Club meeting at 7:30 PM, newcomers always welcome. Tonight, how Brian/K3HMX blows things up for fun and profit.
24sep16 (Sat) - AARC Picnic. Everyone's invited. Please bring something to share. We'll be serving hamburgers and hotdogs hot off the grill with your choice of beverages, down by the pavilion next to the clubhouse in Davidsonville.

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Everyone's favorite Centenarian was featured in the Capital Gazette! Ham radio enthusiast Holly Bevan celebrates 100th birthday

Presentation slideshows from prior meetings in 2016 are available in this forum topic.

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License Exams Scheduled for Aug. 13 2016 (CANCELLED)

This months testing at the AARC Clubhouse scheduled for the 13th has been cancelled. We will hold our normal session on 9/10/2016 If you were planning on showing up as a walk-in, please consider one of the other test sessions in the area, a list or locations can be found at Sorry for the inconvenience. If you would like to help with the MDQSO party at the clubhouse feel free to stop by, remember you don't have to be license and it will be a good opportunity to get on the air with one of our control operators.