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Field Day is Coming Soon! Get Ready!

LARC will participate in the ARRL Field Day June 22 and 23rd.  Please sign up to help, and or drop by to observe or make contacts on the radio. 

Our annual Field Day Event is open to the public, and we encourage everyone to bring friends & relatives over to see what we're doing and to join us!

Antenna setup begins at 9:30 am, and we get on the air at 12:00 noon, running for 24 hours in shifts through 12:00 noon on Sunday.

We usually have a digital station, a CW station, and of course several SSB stations.  Check out the Field Day link at the top of this page. 

VE Exam Session on June 22nd -- Last One Before General Book & Question Pool Expire!

Our next VE Exam Session is being held on Saturday, June 22nd, at 10:00 am at the Niwot Fire Station.  Please see our Licensing/Testing link on the left for everything you need to do & bring for this test session.  This is the last exam session being given prior to the General Book & Question Pool expiring on June 30, 2019.  The next regularly-scheduled exam session after this one will be on August 24th, 2019.

First LARC Emergency Exercise - Scheduled for May 18

First LARC Exercise - Scheduled for May 18

New Technician Class Starting April 22!

LARC is sponsoring a new Technician License Preparation Class that begins on Monday, April 22nd.  This class is three weeks long, and will end with a VE Exam Session on May 11th.  For more information or to register, click on the Education link on the left, and then on the Technician Class. Seats are limited, so register soon!

Two VE Exam Sessions in April!

LARC is sponsoring a VE Exam Session at our LARCFest on Saturday, April 6th, at 9:30 a.m.  This test session will be in the Clover Building at the Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9595 Nelson Road, Longmont, 80501.

LARC is also sponsoring our regularly-scheduled VE Exam Session on Saturday, Aprill 27th, at 10:00 am.  This test session will be held at the Niwot Fire Station, 8500 Niwot Road, Niwot, 80503.

See the Licensing/Testing link on the left for more information about the cost and what to bring to your test session.

LARCfest 2019 Volunteer Sign up

The Longmont Amateur Radio Club is looking for your help. We need volunteers to help setup, take down and run the show. Please click on the link below to fill out our volunteer form to choose an volunteer opportunity.

March 16th VE Exam Session Rescheduled to Sat., March 23

Our next LARC-sponsored VE Exam has been rescheduled from March 16th to Saturday, March 23, at 1:00 pm.  Please see the Licensing/Testing link on the left for more information on what to bring to this test session.

ARISS Special SSTV Event Friday 2/15 to Sunday 2/17

ARISS is planning another SSTV event. Transmissions are scheduled to begin Friday, Feb 15 at 8:45 UTC (1:45 am MT) and run through Sunday, Feb 17 at 17:25 UTC (10:25 am MT). Transmissions will consist of eight NOTA images and in additional tour ARISS commemorative images. There will be a special award. You can find more information about this special event in the links at the bottom of the Tuesday Night Hamlet Net page on the left.  (

Six Seats Still Available in the General License Class Starting Feb.18th!

A General License Preparation Class will be starting on Monday, February 18th.  It will be held at the Niwot Fire Station.  Thisi class runs for four weeks, and will give you the knowledge and practice to pass your General Class exam.  The class follows with a VE Session on the last day, March 16th, to take the test.  For more information, go to, or click on the Education link on the left, then on the General Class link.

BARCFest - 2018

BARCFest - 2018

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