The Norwood Amateur Radio Club is an ARRL affiliated club located in Norwood, Massachusetts, approximately 20 miles (32.2 km) southwest of Boston in Norfolk County. The purpose of the club is to promote interest in amateur radio and a closer fellowship among radio amateurs. The club is dedicated to providing a group of operators trained in Amateur Emergency Radio Communications and willing to assist local communities in the event of an emergency or natural disaster. Membership in the club is open to any class of licensed Amateur Radio Operator.
Club meetings are usually held on the fourth Thursday of the month from January through June. The next meeting is Thursday September 22nd, 2016 at 7:30 PM at the Norwood Civic Center Willett Room, 165 Nahatan St., Norwood, MA 02062.
W1JLI Memorial Repeater and Club 2 Meter Net:
The Club operates the W1JLI Memorial Repeater (147.210, PL 100.0). Please join us every Tuesday evening on the Repeater at 8 PM for our 'open to all' club net. You can also find us on IRLP node number 4393 and ECHOLINK at W1JLI-R. Click here for more details about Club monthly meetings and the Club 2 meter Net
Amateur Radio License VE Testing:
The Eastern Mass Amateur Radio Group (EMARG) is an organization providing Amateur Radio testing, training, and advanced communication support to Amateur Radio clubs, Emergency Management agencies, and support organizations in the Massachusetts region. The next EMARG Volunteer Examiner Testing Session is Thursday August 18th, 2016 at 7:30 PM at the Canton EMA EOC Training Room, 99 Revere St., Canton, MA 02021.
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