3/12/2020: The Lincoln Hamfest has been canceled and rescheduled for Saturday, October 31. See COVID-19 Update page for more details.
3/9/2020: Added a page dedicated to COVID-19 status of LARC activities.
3/8/2020: The location of the March club meeting has been moved to the Northern Lighthouse Church at 6141 N 14th St.
Due to the COVID-19 case in Omaha, LI-COR has suspended all non-work related activities in their building until further notice.
At this time, club meetings will continue as planned at the Northern Lighthouse Church as we continue to monitor the advice and direction of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department.
The Lincoln Hamfest will continue as scheduled unless directed otherwise by government officials.
— Justin, Williams, WJØTX
The print edition of the January LOG has been delayed because the printer is closed for the holidays. It will go out on January 7. If you want to get the LOG as soon as it is ready, sign up at http://eepurl.com/df78cb.
When: December 14, 2019
Time: Doors open at 5:00 pm Supper begins at 6:00 pm
Where: Elks Lodge #80, 5910 S 58th Street Lincoln, NE 68516
Cost: Free to all 2019 & 2020 LARC members. Turkey and ham provided. Please bring a side dish to share.
A siren test is scheduled for July 3, 9-10:30 am. Bryan, WØBCL, will be running the net. If interested in helpingm please contact Bryan at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ed at email@example.com.
Jim Davidsaver, Emergency Management Director, greatly appreciates our assistance each year.
The Lincoln Amateur Radio Club will operate its official Field Day deployment from 1:00 pm Saturday, June 22, until 1:00 pm Sunday, June 23, at Mahoney Park in Lincoln, 70th and Fremont Streets. Contesting will be conducted on 6, 15, 20, 40, and 80-meter voice, and Morse Code (CW).
VE testing session will be held at 2:00 pm. Check in at the north picnic shelter.
The LARC picnic will be held at the north picnic shelter on Saturday at 6:00 pm. In Ham tradition, check-in is at 5:30 pm. The club will provide hamburgers, hot dogs, and drink. Members are asked to bring a salad, vegetable, or dessert to share. At 8:00 pm, enjoy cool slices of watermelon at the shelter.
The GOTA (Get On The Air) station will also be open and operating for 24 hours. GOTA coaches invite you and your family to stop by and try your “voice” on high-frequency (HF) bands as well as 2 meters.