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Newark Amateur Radio Association!

We are central Ohio's premier organization for radio & technology enthusiasts. Join us in our journey of learning, experimenting, exploring, mentoring, serving and having fun!


We plan to arrive at around 8 A.M. on Saturday, June 22nd to set up antennas and our radio stations, and be ready to get on the air at the event start time of 2 P.M. There will also be a club picnic around 5 P.M. We will tear down and clean up to facilitate an exit from the property before dark.

The newly renovated Licking County ARES / CERT communications trailer will be on site for visitors to see.

If you plan to attend the picnic, please contact Ron WE8V at [email protected] to let him know how many will be in attendance, and what covered dish / desert you plan to bring

NARA will provide hamburgers, hot dogs, buns, condiments, gills, etc. You should plan on bringing your own lawn chairs, plates / silverware, ice / beverages, and a side dish or desert

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