Welcome to Island County Amateur Radio Club 

Next Membership Meeting
Saturday April 27

April’s presentation will be a Zoom Presentation on FT8 by Rob Fanfant N7QT.  Rob has been the driving force on many DXexpeditions including H44WA, TX5S, H40WA and many others. Rob is very knowledgeable in FT8 Operation.

0900 - Social time    0930 - Meeting begins  * 

Classes and Testing

Would you like to be a ham? We can help you get your ham radio license and get on the air! We offer license classes several times a year and testing after each monthly membership meeting. For details and contact info go to our training  page.

Our next Technician License class is scheduled for March 2 & 9.

Upcoming Members Elmer Sessions

Want to sharpen your skills, increase your knowledge, and build an antenna? We have an upcoming session in January (10M diipole). For more info, go to our training page (near the bottom of page)

Social Gatherings

Lunch - A group of us meet at 11:25 for lunch on the 1st Tuesday of the month at Patron in Clinton (Ken's Korner) and on the 3rd Tuesday at Freeland Cafe in Freeland. On all other Tuesdays we meet on Zoom for lunch and conversation at 11:25. Everyone welcome to join us. If interested contact Steve, at aa6vo@w7avm.org. For locations and more details see the meetings page.

Island County ACS/ARES Meetings

Monthly, First Tuesday 6:00 PM

Via Zoom

If you do not receive an invitation to the Zoom meeting and would like to join, contact af9w@w7avm.org and request an invitation. 

Weekly Nets

Daily [except Sun]

9:00 AM: VHF Net - 146.86/147.22 repeaters


7:00 PM: VHF Digital Training 145.63 MHz

7:30 PM: VHF net - 146.86/147.22 repeaters

7:45 PM: HF net - 28.410 MHz USB


9:30 AM: ARES Net - 146.86, 147.22, 441.425 repeaters

Monthly Board Meetings on 3rd Thursday

Board Meetings are Via Zoom

All members are invited to Board Meetings  Use the same Zoom link as Membership meetings