2022-06-08 Roger and Harrie’s Marvelous Hamvention Adventure

Zoom Meeting on Wednesday, June 08, 2022 @ 7:30 PM ET Meeting details Some have been going to Hamvention in Dayton (Xenia) Ohio for decades. Others have gone a few…

2022-06-04 ARRL Digital Contest

June 4, 2022 to June 5, 2022 Introduction The ARRL is running a contest on June 4 to 5, 2022 where amateurs worldwide contact and exchange QSO information with other…

2022-05-30 mk’s Numbers – A year of exams

(As you may know, Mike VE3FFK is the OARC’s Industry Canada Delegated Examiner. This is his report for the 2021-2022 year.) From June 1 2021 to May 30 2022 there…

2022-05-20 Dayton Hamvention

May 20 to 22, 2022, near Dayton, Ohio, USA What is Hamvention? The Dayton Hamvention is one of the two largest amateur radio conventions in the world. It is held…

2022-05-15 mk’s Word – QSO parties and more

What a difference a month makes this time of year.Leaves on trees, no snow and daylight after supper. The bike is on the road and the crud is off it.…

2022-05-11 John Portune W6NBC “Building the Moxon antenna”

Zoom Meeting on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 @ 7:30 PM ET Meeting details John Portune W6NBC returns to the OARC to help us build a 10 m Moxon antenna. John…

2022-05-01 CN Cycle for CHEO

Sunday, May 1, 2022 About the event CN Cycle for CHEO is a fun, non-competitive event that offers a wide range of cycling and walking routes for people of all…

2022-04-18 World Amateur Radio Day

April 18, 2022, worldwide Details On Monday, April 18, 2022, Radio Amateurs of Canada is once again organizing a special on-air event to celebrate World Amateur Radio Day also known…

2022-04-14 mk’s Word – Back in the saddle

PUE seems to think I should resume writing for the OARC, so here goes… What’s mk been doing since the Groundwave went away in December 2021? (By the way, thanks…

2022-04-13 Homebrew Night

Zoom Meeting on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 @ 7:30 PM ET Meeting details We will not have a speaker in April, but members are encouraged to do a “show and…