|Rochester Amateur Radio Association, Inc.|
|PO Box 93333, Rochester NY, 14692||Telephone Hotline: (585) 210-8910||Follow us on Facebook|
News and Events
► Extra Class begins on the 12th at RIT
► Technician and General Classes begin on the 26th at RIT
The Amateur Radio Marketplace (Ask Dave #6 02/09/2019)
VK4EA 24 GHz Transverter and FM QSO (VK4GHZ 02/04/2019)
2 Meter Radio and NMO Mount Antenna Installation
Meter Radio and NMO Mount Antenna Installation
The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 02/09/2019)
ISS Packet Radio System is Back in Operation
Can Learning Ham Radio Make for Better
Announcing ARISS/NOTA Slow Scan TV Event (ARISS 02/06/2019)
Disaster Prep for the Rest of Us: Amateur Radio (The World Link 02/04/2019)
ARRL Launching New Podcast Geared Toward New Radio Amateurs (ARRL 02/01/2019)
Very Limited ISS Slow-Scan TV Transmissions Set (ARRL 01/30/2019)
FCC Now Processing Amateur Radio Applications (ARRL 01/30/2019)
The Rochester Amateur Radio Association, Inc. (RaRa) is a widely
diversified, highly active amateur radio club located in Rochester, NY. We were founded in 1931, and incorporated in September
of 1960. Currently, with over 500 active members, we are one of the largest Amateur Radio clubs in North America.
RaRa also excels in many other areas of amateur endeavor. Many RaRa members, in cooperation with ARES and RACES, provide reliable communications during disasters and other emergencies at the local and national level. Our extensive Public Service activities help build public awareness and goodwill towards Amateur Radio, provide needed communications to worthy charities and non-profit organizations, all while fostering and enhancing emergency communication preparedness.
For many years, RaRa has sponsored spring and fall licensing courses in the greater Rochester area. These courses cover all license classes and provide many opportunities to prepare for a license or upgrade.
Free license testing sessions are held monthly, September through May, by our dedicated RaRa Volunteer Examiner Team. These examination sessions are given for all levels and elements of licenses. The June testing session is held in conjunction with our annual Hamfest.
Meetings and Guest Speakers
RaRa meets regularly on the first Wednesday of every month; our meetings
are held at the Seneca Waterways Council, BSA HQ, 2320 Brighton Henrietta Town Line Rd, Rochester, NY 14623. Additional club gatherings
include our Rochester Hamfest, summer family picnic, fall banquet, and winter cabin party.
RaRa is the proud producer of the Rochester Hamfest. The Rochester Hamfest is a major club activity attracting international visitors from Canada and Europe.
Many RaRa members enjoy one or more special interests within amateur radio. We are very fortunate to have so many special interest clubs in the area to be associated with. These include:
Additional Member Benefits and Club Activities
RaRa provides the following additional benefits, services, and activities...
Membership starts at only $10.00 and is Free for students! (click here for details)
Last revised: 02/12/19 08:31 AM
The Rochester Amateur Radio Association, Inc. is a 501(c)3 Educational Corporation
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