Welcome to the VBARC website
|The Virginia Beach ARC is a full service "ham radio"
club covering all aspects of the hobby. Visit the Public Service
page to find all of the events that we support in the city. Visit
the Admin page to find all the details of the club from Bylaws to
officers. The History page looks at the events from the past.
The membership page offers full details on joining VBARC and membership
meets the first Thursday of every month at the St Andrews United Methodist
Church, 700 Tucson Drive (corner of Princess Anne Rd, in Virginia Beach.
The meeting starts at 7:30 PM and generally last till roughly 9:00 PM.
Meetings usually include a interesting program or multiple breakout sessions
covering many aspects of "ham Radio"..
Click here for a map to the Thursday night meetings.
The next meeting
is on March 6th at 7:00 PM. The program for the evening will be the
first Sigma of the year covering Dipoles 101, Propagation and the new
VBARC Technology Group!
The Board of
Directors meets the second Wednesday of every month at VB Rescue Squad Station
8, 1243 Bayne Drive, Virginia Beach at
7:00 PM. Click here for a map to the
BOD meeting. NOTE THE JANUARY MEETING IS ON JANUARY 18TH AT A DIFFERENT
Click here for a map to the
Rescue 14 BOD meetings.
Click here for a map to Rescue
8 BOD Location
Click here for a map to Ocean Park
Rescue - THE BEACH SHACK
VBARC does not own any repeaters but is affiliated with the Virginia
Beach Emergency Amateur Repeater Society or VBEARS. Repeaters are
available on 146.970, 146.895 and 444.950. Please check the VBEARS page
for full details of all repeaters in the region.