River City Amateur Radio Communications Society
Sacramento, California since 1976!
Sacramento, California since 1976!
Join us June 25-26 for ARRL Field Day!
Be ready for ARRL Field Day weekend, Saturday & Sunday June 25 & 26,
River City ARCS' premier annual operating event!
ARRL Field Day is Amateur Radio's annual exercise and public demonstration of emergency communications response capabilities and a fun weekend of outdoor radio operation. On this weekend, thousands of radio amateurs and clubs around North America operate outdoors on emergency power and compete with each other for contact points.
Special Zoom Meeting for Field Day Participants - June 21 at 7:30 pm
Join us June 25 & 26 at the VFW Post 6158, 8990 Kruitof Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 for our annual premier operating event-ARRL Field Day! You are welcome if you wish to help set up, operate or log contacts, or to bring and try your radio or antenna at our several N6NA operating positions on emergency power for whatever time you are available. See our Field Day Primer for operating guidelines and tips.
During Field Day all visitors and the general public are welcome to drop-in and experience the joy and fascination of amateur radio. Anyone with or without an FCC license can "Get on the Air" and talk on our HF and VHF stations as licensed control operators will be on site. Bring your 2 meter handheld radio or scanner tuned to 146.935 MHz and participate in our Saturday afternoon hidden transmitter "Fox Hunt." We have reserved the pavilion at VFW Township Post 6158 at 8990 Kruitof Way, Fair Oaks, CA for our Field Day operation.
Our General meetings are currently held online & are open to members and guests. Our members receive log on instructions via their email address on file with us. Visitors may request the Zoom log on information via advance e-mail to email@example.com
Time: 7:30 pm PT 1st Tuesday of each month
Would you like a personal mentor to help get you on the air? Come to our meeting and ask about our "Elmer" Program!
Members and Visitors always Welcome!
8:30 pm - 10 meter net 28.420 MHz USB
10 meter Slow Speed (5 wpm) Morse CW Net: 28.055 MHz. Tues. & Thurs. at 10:00 AM and Wed. at 7:00 PM Pacific Time (Hosted by Ioan Negru, AI6UO)
Upcoming Meeting Programs/Area Events
Join or Renew Membership now through 2022
Annual Dues for Full Time Students are $5
Membership is by calendar year. We appreciate your timely support.
Life Members: KD6RM KF6IZU KP4MD N6DRY+ N6ICW W6AWS W6DFG WB2ZEI WB6YLK WO6J Marie Martin (no call) Nancy Reid (XYL of K6DRY) : Legend: Silent Key+
Paid members for 2022.
AA6CS AD6CQ AI6RC AJ6GE DW7XCP K6AAI K6BEK K6BSY K6CBB K6CIM K6ESS K6GCN K6GWJ K6HUH K6MCS K6VDU K6VSS K6WSM K7GFM K9MEG KA4RXE KA6YLA KC1CPS KC6TRH KD6GBY KD6MDV KD6QZH KD6RM KE6RMN KE6WKF KE7EL KE8FT KF6ABC KF6VOZ KG6GLB KG6SMX KI1TTY KI6BWN KI6JTF KI6LXY KI6MOL KI6RT KJ6CFD KJ6KME KJ6PRY KJ6QMD KJ6VVV KK6DCT KK6FON KK6PAS KK6TBE KK6TBO KK6WIP KK6WSP KK6YHI KK6YHM KK6ZGA KK6ZGB KL7HQR KM6AAJ KM6FKB KM6GYM KM6JEQ KM6JNS KM6MPV KM6MZY KM6NFO KM6ONO KM6SBB KM6TVV KM6UEW KN6CAT KN6CTP KN6HTD KN6JGY KN6LPQ KN6LRN KN6LRO KN6QES KN6QNQ KN6RDD KN6REO KN6RXK KN6SD KN6SFE KN6SJD KN6SYT KN6TBD KN6XU KO6KD KR4TH KS6WTF N6CKV N6CUQ N6DTR N6DXX N6EMF N6GML N6KEN N6MAJ N6PGQ N6TWW N6UMI N6VN N7DY NR6H W6AE W6BS W6KDJ W6PJJ W6TEE W6TGS W6VFW W6WMD W6XBC W9SLH WA6FGI WA6LXD WA6NEA WB6BIT WG6CFS
[updated May 23, 2022]
Complimentary for 2022: KN6PJH KN6PRD KN6QNJ KN6REO KN6RWN KN6TUG (Those who passed at least their Tech license at the Carmichael Elks ARRL VE Sessions)
Member dues & donations defray our meeting, event and operating expenses.
River City ARCS Logo Apparel
Order River City ARCS Logo caps, shirts and jackets directly from our logo apparel supplier.
Call Gina Land at (916) 455-2876 or visit Danoc Manufacturing,
6015 Power Inn Rd Ste A, Sacramento CA 95824.
Port Authority Cap $5.00 plus tax
River City ARCS Logo - add $5.50 plus tax
Name and call sign on each side of Logo - add $10.00 plus tax
Deep Red color Hanes #0504 EcoSmart Jersey Knit Polo Shirt with Pocket $14.00 plus tax
River City ARCS logo on left chest - add $5.50 plus tax
Name and call sign embroidered on right chest - add $8.50 plus tax
True Royal color Sport-Tek by Port Authority Style JST71 Sideline Jacket (price pending)
Large Logo embroidered on back - add $18.00 plus tax.
Small Logo on left chest - add $6.50 plus tax.
Name and call sign on left chest - add $8.50 plus tax.
River City ARCS Car Magnet and Sticker
Arrives to you after 1 year of membership with the club. We hope you stay current with your membership! Jeep SUV with car magnet photo credit: Alf Gonzalez KN6PRD
Amateur Radio Video/Podcast Channels
Videos: ARRL • Amateur Radio Roundtable • Amateur Logic TV • Ham College TV • Ham Nation Live Wed. at 6 pm PT - Episodes 80-485
• Ham Radio 2.0 • Ham Radio Crash Course • Other YouTube channels: N6NA • K7AGE • W6LG • K6UDA • W2AEW • KEØOG • VK3YE
We appreciate your support of the River City ARCS! This is your Club! Support it!
We forward inquiries and comments addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org to the appropriate party.
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