New location! Beginning in January 2019, the Mason County Amateur Radio Club meets at the Mason County Department of Emergency Management (DEM) at 100 W Public Works Drive, Shelton, WA 98584. SEE THE MAP BELOW!
We still have our Chat Nets every Sunday evening @ 1930 hours (7:30 PM) on 146.72 MHz (- 103.5) and our 10-meter net on Tuesdays @ 1930 hours (7:30 PM) on 28.450 MHz (USB).
NMARES (The North Club) has a net on their new repeater every Monday at 1930 on 145.170 MHz with a negative 0.600 MHz offset (144.57 MHz) and a tone of 103.5.
You do not have to be a member of the club to join in! New folks are always welcome!
Take The Test!
VE exams for all license levels are offered the second Saturday of each month (usually right after our meeting) at 1100 (11 A.M.) at the Mason County Department of Emergency Management (DEM) at 100 W Public Works Drive, Shelton, WA 98584. For testing you will need the original and a copy of your present license (if you have your ticket already), some form of ID with YOUR picture on it, and $15.
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Category Archives: Preparedeness
Next MCARC Meeting: 2017-06-10
The Mason County Amateur Radio Club will meet Saturday, June 10, 2017 @ 8:30 AM at the Alpine Way Continuing Care Community in Shelton, Washington. (Coffee provided) Y’all come join us. Everybody is welcome! Remember that Testing is immediately after … Continue reading
5th Saturday Drills: 2017-04-29
Two (2) Drills are scheduled for this 5th Saturday (this Saturday): 1 – 146.720 (The Club repeater) 0900-1000 2 – 146.440 Simplex 1000-11000 Net Control for both will be KF7NSM-Diane Great chance to test your emergency communications skils & hardware!
Simulated Emergency Test: 2016-03-12
TO: ALL A.R.E.S.MEMBERS FROM: D EVANDER/AC7YX ARRL EMERGENCY COORDINATOR FOR MASON COUNTY SUBJECT: SIMULATED EMERGENCY TEST DATE: SATURDAY MARCH 12TH,2016 TIME: 0900 THROUGH 1200 HRS FREQUENCIES: 146.720 14.285 Mhz 7.245 Mhz CONCEPT OF THE EXERCISE: … Continue reading
Personal & Family Preparedness Fair–Elma, Wa–5 Mar 16
I’m hoping to have this announcement included in your broadcasting and publications over the next couple of weeks. What: A personal and family preparedness fair. The event will include classes, displays and demonstrations on: Making your own family preparedness planEmergency … Continue reading
FLOOD WATCH For Mason County Now Through Friday
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA301 PM PST WED JAN 20 2016 WAC045-211300-/O.CON.KSEW.FA.A.0002.160121T0600Z-160123T1200Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/MASON-301 PM PST WED JAN 20 2016 …FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT… THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A … Continue reading