Tri-City Auction

Attention! The Tri-City Amateur Radio Club is hosting an auction!

DATE: Saturday, October 29, 2016

WHERE: Gales Ferry Firehouse

TIME: Doors open @ 8am, Auction starts @ 10am

Admission fee is $2.

Sell your unwanted radios/gear or bring some cash and get a new (to you) one!


Groton Fall Festival

CT ARES (Region 4) and New London County amateur radio will be showing off its stuff at the Groton Fall Festival again this year. Look for the large orange MCU trailer with the antenna on top!

I spent the day there last year and it was a great experience. Lots of local organizations to check out as well as food to eat.

WHEN: Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 11 am- 5 pm

WHERE: Poquonnock Plains Park in Groton, CT. (150 Fort Hill Rd)

More information about the festival here:



Do you not have your Technician ham radio license? Tired of listening to the Horizontal Engineers and not participating? Do you have a friend or family member looking to become a ham?

Not a problem! There is a Technician class scheduled!


WHO: Anyone who wants to become an amateur radio operator.

WHAT: Technician (entry) level licensing class

WHEN: September 12, 2016 @ 7pm

WHERE: Red Cross building in Waterford, CT


Just a few reminders for everyone…

Friday June 3 – Twilight Trail Run, Groton

Sunday June 5 – Mystic Triathlon

Anyone who can assist with radio communications for either of these two events should contact N1CLV (Wayne) via email using [his callsign]


This weekend (June 4 – 5) is Museum Ships weekend!

More info here:

Field Day is also just around the corner..

RASON (N1NW) -> Giddings Park (Franklin, CT)


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