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 September 4th at 7:30 PM. The program for the evening will
be the VB Hamfest.
The Board of
Directors meets the second Wednesday of every month at the VBARC Beach Shack,
3469 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach at
7:00 PM. Click
below for a map to the BOD meeting.
Click here for a map to Ocean Park
Rescue - THE VBARC BEACH SHACK
Click here for a map to the
Rescue 14 BOD meetings. (alternate site)
Click here for a map to Rescue
8 BOD Location (alternate site)
Local repeaters are controlled by 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.