Welcome to Yavapai Amateur Radio Club

Welcome to the Yavapai Amateur Radio Club’s (YARC) website.  YARC serves the quad cities area of Prescott, Prescott Valley, Chino Valley/Paulden, and Dewey/Humboldt.  We are a group that enjoys the diverse aspects of ham radio.  YARC is also an ARRL Special Service Club that is dedicated to public service and emergency preparedness.  One of our goals is to enable interested persons to get their FCC amateur radio license and also grow their knowledge and enjoyment of the hobby.  This web site is a place for club members to gather and share information.  Please check back on a regular basis for news and updates.

The club holds its meetings on the first Thursday of the month at 7 PM in the Prescott Mile High Middle School.  Please join us.  See the link below for directions.


Prescott Mile High Middle School Meeting Location

Here is a link to the meeting location directions.

Our August 6th program will be a presentation by Ray Benny, N6VR on the U.S. ARMY Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) in Vietnam. [NOTE: The August Program listed in the Summary of Upcoming Events section of the August Signal is incorrect – please accept my apologies – K8FB]

Club Station Major Expenditure Form

The board has recommended that the membership approve the expenditure of $1,000 to complete the initial installation of the club station and also provide funding to begin the next phase of installation, which includes the installation of digital capabilities.

Here is the major expenditure form that we are asking the membership to review and consider in the August 6 meeting: