News & Events

October 2015 Events



Details at the LARC ARISS Information Page

JOTA 2015

LARC is proud to support JOTA 2015!!! Click on the link for event information. JOTA 2015 happens October 16th through October 18th. Frequencies and details on the above linked page

Pictures from this event can be found HERE!

May 2015 Events

Volunteers are needed to provide comms support for the 5/3rd River Bank Run 2015. This event is coordinated by the Kent County Emergency Services Team,

Event schedule and Locations:

Junior Run
Wednesday May 6th 2014 4PM – 9PM
Wyoming High School 1350 Prairie Parkway SW, Wyoming MI 49509

Pre-Race Meeting
Friday May 8th 6:30PM – 8:30PM
Kent County Sheriff’s Department 701 Ball St NE Grand Rapids MI 49503

Main Event
Saturday May 9th 2014 6AM – 1PM
Down Town Grand Rapids
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February 2015 events:

New Ham Dinner!

Save the date for the annual New Ham Dinner at the Old Country Buffet in the Rogers Plaza mall on 28th Street, Grand Rapids. Join us and other area clubs in welcoming newly licensed operators to the hobby!

SkyWarn Training

This year SkyWarn training is fast approaching. The training for Kent county will be held February 19, 2015 and free, online registration is required!


2014 Santa  Spotters’ Net


Monitor W8LRC (145.270, PL98.4) starting around 20:00 EST December 24, 2014 for a chance to speak with Santa and running updates for his travels!!

W8R will also be linked to IRLP on Reflector 9617 and on the EchoLink conference *MICHIGAN* so that ham radio operators throughout the world can join in the event!

W8LRC 2014 Field Day Event

Friday, June 27, 2014 – Sunday,  June 29, 2014

Google Map – Morley Repeater Site

ARRL – Field Day Station Locator

Lowell Amateur Radio Club
3800 155th Ave
Morley, MI
Talk-in: 145.27- (94.8Hz)
Contact: Jack Amelar