Author Archives: Tom Bosscher

Help Wanted! Tulip Time Radio Operators ~ May 8, 9, and 11

The second week of May is Tulip Time in Holland and that means flowers and parades. The Holland Amateur Radio Club, along with other area amateur radio operators, support the event while having a lot of fun!  The Red Cross … Continue reading

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Congratulations are in Order…

Eight persons attended the HARC Ham in a Day session on Saturday, April 13, and as a result, we can welcome seven new amateur radio Technicians and one who came in with a lapsed Advanced license and left as a new General!  The new … Continue reading

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Buy? Sell? Swap? ~ New Mailing List Subgroup!

At the last HARC meeting, it was decided that we should split out “swap” messages into their own mailing list on groups.io.  A new list has been set up so that anyone already subscribed to the main K8DAA group will be able to … Continue reading

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HARC Meeting with Special Guest *Star* Nick Bonstell ~ Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Don’t forget – our club meetings are back on Tuesdays!  We will have as a special guest, Nick Bonstell, Director of Ottawa County Emergency Management.  He will be giving a presentation on long term emergency planning in situations such as long … Continue reading

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“Getting Started in Amateur Radio” ~ Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Members of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will be giving a presentation to the Lakeshore Makers group at the Herrick Public Library, 300 S. River Avenue, in Holland beginning at 6:30pm.  Their topic will be “Getting Started in Amateur Radio.” If you … Continue reading

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Holland ARC’s DMR Repeater is on the Air!

If you are interested in DMR, the Holland ARC has put a DMR repeater in service, co-located with the 147.06 and the analog UHF repeater at the Holland Community Hospital. Details: Rptr out 443.8875  Rptr in 448.8875 Color Code is … Continue reading

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Obtain, Upgrade, or Renew your License ~ July 13, 2019

On Saturday, July 13, the Holland Amateur Radio Club will be holding licensing exams for anyone wishing to get or upgrade their amateur radio license .  The testing will be held at the Chick-Owa Sportsmans Club, 9279 Ottogan St., Holland.  The testing session will begin at 6:00 … Continue reading

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Shopping on Amazon?

Support us when you shop on Amazon. Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2136386 and Amazon will donate a percentage to Holland Amateur Radio Club.  This adds nothing to the cost of your purchase but benefits the club.  Thanks!

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2018 Field Day photos and a video link

There is a PDF uploaded that has pictures of the 2018 field day. Holland ARC Field Day 2018 And Zach, KE8BSM has uploaded a great video to Youtube:

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New Email List Server for the Holland ARC

After years of being with the Yahoo Groups, and after much heartache, the Holland ARC has moved over to the groups.io email list server. Superior service is here. If you did not get the email on how to sign up, … Continue reading

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