Club Announcements

W9UDU 2023 Free Fest!

Come and join us at the W9UDU 2023 Free Fest on August 12, 2023 6am to 1pm. We’ll be setting up at the Greater Racine Kennel Club located at 6320… Read more »


Club meetings for 2023

W9UDU quarterly meeting schedule for 2023 The club meetings take place every year on the second Tuesday of January, April, July and October. Below is the schedule for 2023: January… Read more »


Welcome to the World of Amateur Radio

If you are are among the many people that enjoy listening to Amateur Radio also known as HAM radio, you probably already realize how much fun it can provide. Many… Read more »


Club meetings for 2022

New, quarterly meeting schedule: January 11 6:30pm April 12. 6:30pm July 12. 6:30pm October 11 6:30pm January 10 6:30pm   2023   All meetings will be at the Sealed Air YMCA… Read more »


Free Fest 2022 – August 13

Brought to you by The Racine Mega Cycle Club and Racine/Kenosha ARES/RACES RKARES.ORG Date: August 13 2022 Time: 6:00AM to 1:00PM Location: Greater Racine Kennel Club 6320 Six Mile Road… Read more »


Latest ARRL News
  • Students Wanted: Talk to an Astronaut via Amateur Radio in 2024!
    on September 29, 2023 at 8:03 PM

    There's an opportunity for STEM education via amateur radio that will put students in contact with astronauts. The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) program is seeking formal and informal education institutions and organizations, individually or working together, to host an amateur radio contact with a crew member aboard the International Space Station (ISS). ARISS antici...

  • Solar Eclipse QSO Party Seeks Amateurs and Radio Enthusiasts for Global Experiment
    on September 29, 2023 at 8:03 PM

    ARRL is proud to partner with HamSCI to help promote participation in the Solar Eclipse QSO Party (SEQP). SEQPs are a series of global experiments -- and you can be a part of them. Solar eclipses will pass across the continental United States on October 14, 2023, and April 8, 2024.During these celestial events, you can join thousands of fellow amateurs as part of the largest crowd-sourced event...

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    on September 29, 2023 at 4:16 PM

    Solar activity was up for this reporting week, September 21-27.Eight new sunspot groups appeared, two on September 21, two more onSeptember 22, two more on September 25, another on September 26 andanother on September 27.The average daily sunspot number jumped from 118.4 to 170.6, whileaverage daily solar flux went from 149.3 to 168.8.The Autumnal Equinox was last weekend in the Northern Hemisp...

  • Anna Gomez Confirmed to Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
    on September 22, 2023 at 9:31 PM

    The US Senate confirmed Anna Gomez as the fifth commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission on September 7, 2023. Gomez thanked President Biden for the nomination and the Senate for her confirmation."I am grateful for the opportunity to serve," she said in a statement on her LinkedIn page.Gomez is an attorney with decades of experience in domestic and international communications law ...

  • Celebrating 50 Years of the ARRL Foundation
    on September 22, 2023 at 5:04 PM

    Thursday, September 21, 2023, marked 50 years since the ARRL Foundation was formed. As a partner with ARRL, the ARRL Foundation stewards philanthropic support for amateur radio through scholarships, club grants, and other programs to ensure a strong and vibrant future for the avocation.The total assets of the nonprofit entity measured nearly $8M at its most recent annual audit, but it grew from...