Welcome to the St. Croix Valley Radio Amateurs (SCVRA) website.  We have members from both sides of the St. Croix River with most of our meetings being in the Hudson and River Falls, Wisconsin, areas.  Please join us for breakfast on Saturday's and at our monthly meetings the third Monday of each month.

Upcoming Events
 
Ham Radio Testing (ARRL/FCC)
March 30, 2014, 3:00 PM
It will be hosted just outside Roberts, Wisconsin, at the Warren Township Hall.  All license classes will be tested. 

Club Meeting
Join us at the River Falls Public Library on February 17, 2014, at 6:30PM for the club meeting.  We meet in the large conference room just inside of the main entry to the building. 

Past Events
 
So you can understand what the class is up, here are a few of the events that we have had in the recent past.

March 28 - 30, 2014
It will be hosted just outside Roberts, Wisconsin, at the Warren Township Hall.
Monthly Meetings

We meet the third Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. local time.  At this time the meetings are at the River Falls Public Library, since the closure of the County Community room we have moved from time to time.  Check back to here for more details, we are looking for the new home.  Use the main entrance to the library building, we are in the large conference room between the two front doors.  We start with a brief SCVRA meeting, we attempt to meetings limited and then follow up with speakers or programs. Everyone is welcome.

Monday Evening Radio Nets

Monday nights at 7:00 on the 145.130 MHz, tone of 110.9, repeater is the time for the weekly St. Croix County RACES net.  then immediately following on the Roberts, Wisconsin, SCVRA Club repeater is the friendly net. The RACES (Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service) net is for RACES members only, however, all amateur operators are welcome to check-in to the SCVRA portion of the net which is held immediately after the RACES net on the second repeater. There is often important information passed along on these nets so please try to check in regularly. The SCVRA net is the place to announce items you may want to buy, sell, or trade. If you are interested in volunteering as net control operator for the RACES net contact Rick Nelsen.
Saturday Breakfast

Weekly Breakfast get-togethers are held every Saturday at about 8:00 AM. These weekly gatherings are currently being held at the Family Restaurant, 702 North Main St, River Falls. From the West, take I-94 to exit 3 go about 8 miles to the first River Falls exit. Proceed South on North Main Street through the second set of stoplights and the Family Restaurant is on your left hand side. Check in on the Club Repeater (147.330 MHz, tone of 110.9), or the RACES Repeater (145.130 MHz, tone of 110.9), around 7:30 am if you need directions. Everyone is welcome.