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Welcome to the Athens Amateur Radio Club Web Site!

—A KV5R Publication—

Athens Amateur Radio Club patchAARC Repeater

K5EPH 147.220 + CTCSS 136.5

Our repeater, K5EPH, now requires CTCSS tone access of 136.5. For those without tone generators in their radios, you may dial 11 to temporarily disable the tone access. This step was taken to reduce interference, not to exclude anyone! All licensed hams are welcome.

Dues Due

2016-2017 Dues are Due May 1st.
Please come to our monthly meeting on the second Tuesday of May, 7PM, at the Athens Fire Station, 601 South Prairieville St., Athens, TX.
Or please mail to: AARC, P.O. Box 1641, Athens, TX 75751
Thank You,
73 - Bill KE5WUT - Club Secretary/Treasurer

Monday Night Training Net

Monday night at 8 PM on the K5EPH Repeater, 147.220 + 136.5. All licensed hams are welcome and encouraged to check in.

Monday Morning Coffee

Come have a cup of coffee and enjoy ham talk, every Monday morning, 8AM, at the Athens What-A-Burger. [ Map ]
1417 E. Tyler St. (Hwy 31), Athens, Texas 75751. (903) 677-3838.
All ham radio operators and want-to-be-hams are welcome!

Monthly Eatin’ Meetin’

First Thursday of each month. The location changes monthly. Next Eatin’ Meetin’ is:
February 4th, Ochoa’s Mexican Restaurant, 310 US-175 BUS, Athens, TX 75751, (903) 677-1316 [ Map ]

Monthly Club Meeting

Second Tuesday of each month, at the Athens Fire Station, 610 South Prairieville St., Athens, TX 75751 [ Map ]
6PM for Board Members
7PM General Meeting
8PM License Testing

Meeting topics will cover various technical and operating aspects of ham radio and emergency service.
As a club member, you are welcome to present a program if you wish. Just pick a topic in which you are interested, and contact one of the officers.
All hams and want-to-be-hams are welcome to attend our meetings. We hope to see you there!

Henderson County ARES

… has a web site at http://hctxares.org. Please see this new site for info relevant to radio emergency preparedness and ARES operations for our Henderson County ARES group.

Skywarn LogoWe're the Henderson County Weather Spotters!

The National Weather Service contacts AARC to activate the Weather Net. The Net is conducted on the repeater, and Storm Spotters are dispatched to remote locations. Weather information is reported to the Net, and the Net Controller sends it to the National Weather Service.


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