Category: Events

Special Event Station VC3C2C

Announcing Special Event Station VC3C2C, celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday and the 85th anniversary of the Hamilton Amateur Radio Club

Announcing the CQWW160SSB 2017 Contest

Announcing the CQWW160SSB 2017 Contest VE3DC has won many Certificates for this contest in our Class in Canada and in Ontario. So let’s do it again this year in 2017. You can check the official results for us on the official webpage at: https://www.cq160.com This is our next contest. Feb 25 – Feb 26 / 2017 . This actually starts at 5pm on Friday Feb. 24th (22.00 UTC Feb.24 to 22:00 UTC Feb.26, a 48 hour contest) to 5 pm on Sunday Feb. 25th, 2017. Rules are here: https://www.cq160.com/rules.htm We will be doing the SSB once again from our Contest...

The H.A.R.C. Monthly Breakfast Gathering

Hamilton ARC Monthly Breakfast Social When: Saturday, May 06, 2017 Where: The Symposium at 09:00 a.m. Location: 2247 Rymal Road East, Stoney Creek, Ontario. For Dec 2015 pics look “here” The H.A.R.C. breakfast meetings will at the “Symposium Cafe’, Restaurant Lounge”. Bring your appetite and see you there! Wear your VE3DC “T” shirt and you’ll be entered into a draw for a FREE breakfast, the following month! Don’t have a “T” shirt? We’d like to help out, wear your H.A.R.C. club badge and you qualify. Full service Breakfast/Brunch menu: Omelettes, Waffles, French Toast, Freshly squeezed juices – 2 Sep 2014

ARRL Field Day 2017

Field Day is on June 24-25, 2017. HARC will be at Valley Park, Stoney Creek

Christmas Party 2016

Tickets are available for the Hamilton Amateur Radio Club Christmas Party, 2016 edition. This is always a great time at a great price. Click on Santa for details.

Announcing the RAC Winter Contest 2016

Hello Ham Radio Contesters and would be Contesters, Don’t forget the RAC Winter Contest. It is a 24 hour contest that starts at 0:00 UTC to 23:59 UTC December 17, 2016 this year. That means that because of the time difference with the 5 hour difference now for the Winter months, this actually means that we start at 7 pm local time on Friday, December 16 and go till 6:59 local time on Saturday, December 17, 2016. This is another one of those fun contests where you get to see what the weather is like in British Columbia and Newfoundland as...

Education Classes Move to Thursday evenings Oct 06, 2016

The Hamilton Amateur Radio Club will be hosting  instructional  “Basic Certification” classes on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm, weekly in, Room 124.  Approximately 10 lessons will be held at Westdale Secondary School, 700 Main Street West, Hamilton and the final examination will be completed prior to December 16. To reserve your spot for this course or for a future course  contact  For more information on licensing and testing see the education link on the side bar menu or click here.

2014 HARC Flea market

HARC Hamfest 2016

Saturday October 1 Directions to location: Latitude 43° 11’ 25” N Longitude 80° 02’ 32” W Opening times: General Admission: Doors open at 9:00 a.m. Vendor access : After 7:00 a.m. Cost: General Admission: $7.00 per person Vendor Tables: $12.00 per table General Admission: $7.00 per person Vendor Tables: $12.00 per table Talk-in frequency: Talk-in 146.76 (-) with tone 131.8 VE3NCF Parking on site Description: An amateur radio, computer, and electronics flea market. This year we are at “The School Fair Bldg” same location as last year. Download your Hamfet Flyer here