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Last Update 3/26/2024

Coming Activities 

Apr 13, 2024 - Saturday,  Parks On The Air (POTA) at Eisenhower State Park under call sign K5RKW (club call sign)

Eisenhower State Park

50 Park Road 20

Denison, TX 75020-4878

Latitude: 33.810339, Longitude: -96.59997, What3words:///songs.quirk.bleach


Mar 28, 2024 - Hams for Lunch at 11:00 at Joe Willy's 2006 S. Golliad St. Rockwall, TX 75087

Jan 27-28, 2024 - Winter Field day - The event will be at Red Bird Hall which has power, heat, restrooms, antenna space. 

Setup: 9 am to 12 noon


Wind Point Park on Lake Tawakoni


6553 State Park Rd 55

Lone Oak, TX

Jan 25, 2024 - Hams for Lunch at 11:00 at Joe Willy's 2006 S. Golliad St. Rockwall, TX 75087

Jan 16, 2024 - Face to Face Meeting at Soulman's BBQ

Dec 28, 2023 - Hams for Lunch at 11:00 at Joe Willy's 2006 S. Golliad St. Rockwall, TX 75087

Dec 5, 2023 - RARC Christmas Party & Dinner - Please RSVP to Randall KR5EEE by clicking the following link: https://secure.hamclubonline.com/rsvp.php?u1=24976334539194612&u2=45399&e1=28189463913967634&e2=14632 

Manny's Tex Mex

469 Laurence Drive,

Heath, TX 75032

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm     469-771-1616 

Dec 2, 2023 - Rockwall Christmas Parade - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We'll meet at 6:30am at Utley Middle School, by the football stadium, near intersection of Yellowjacket and Townsend.

Participants begin arriving about 7am, the parade starts at 9am, so most of us should finish about 9:30, a few maybe 10-10:30. It's a very busy few of hours.

The Kiwanis will provide us participant lists and maps.


- your handheld and spare battery

- speaker / mics and earpieces are suggested

- pencil, you will need to take a few notes

- will be using the 441.525 repeater, PL-141.3

- back-up will be the 442.8375 repeater, PL-162.2, narrow FM mode

Please have both repeaters programmed and tested into your HT before parade day.

We will be on foot and the weather may be cold and / or rainy -- Dress accordingly !!! 

Nov 21, 2023 - Face to Face Meeting at Soulman's BBQ  -  Nominations/Election for next years officers

Nov 11, 2023 - Fox Hunt - Start time 10:00 End time 11:30 

Start at: 1st Baptist Church Rockwall South parking lot

812  S Golliad St; Rockwall TX  GPS:32.92232 deg N, 96.46063 deg W

Freq 146.580 mhz simplex

(Note: for previous club activities see the Activities Page)


The Rockwall Amateur Radio Club (RARC)  is a made up of a group of Amateur Radio operators in and around the Rockwall, Texas area.

Parks On The Air Sept. 2023

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Tuesday Nights with RARC

Tuesday night is meeting night for RARC. Join us each Tuesday night for our on air informational net. We meet on the KK5PP repeater 441.525 MHz PL 141.3 at 7:00pm. The only time we do not have this is on the 3rd Tuesday of the month when we have our club meeting. Click Here for Meeting Details.

(Please note in the rare event that if the above repeater is not operational on net night, a backup repeater is available at 441.375 MHz with a PL tone of 141.3.)

Errors, suggestions, or information should be sent to the Webmaster :  drbatch@acm.org.