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CARC November 2023 Newsletter – Read it here!

The CARC November 2023 Newsletter is out! Read or download it below: The Charlottetown Amateur Radio Club puts out a monthly newsletter detailing the clubs activities, upcoming events and interesting things for club members. Be sure to check back for the monthly newsletters!  

Charlottetown Amateur Radio Club Flea Market will be held Saturday, October 21, 2023

Hello Everyone, This is just a reminder that the Charlottetown Amateur Radio Club Flea Market will be held Saturday, October 21, 2023.  It will be held at the Sherwood Recreation Hall, 56 Maple Avenue in Charlottetown.  It is located beside the Cody Banks Arena. Those wishing to sell items can buy a table for $10 and …

Powerpole Install At The Flea Market – Oct 21st

If you come out to our flea market on October 21st, Brent VY2HF will be helping to install Anderson Powerpole on equipment and leads in an effort to standardize power connectors. Read the below image for details Event link here

Hurricane Lee and CARCs Communication Plan

With power outages, Nor’Easters and Hurricanes part of life on the East Coast, the Charlottetown Amateur Radio Club has codified protocols to be used in case of communications failure, emergencies or otherwise. We’ve created a PDF which can be found here  which details how the club will react, how we will organize and what to expect …

NEW HAMS – Congrats to the Spring 2023 Class!

Congratulations to our new hams, the class of Spring 2023 from the Charlottetown Amateur Radio Club! Interested in becoming a ham? Our March course is full but please join us for our fall course: Fall 2023 course sign up

Interview with Richard Hews – New to the hobby – January 2023

Richard Hews of the club is interviewed  January 23, 2023 about Amateur Radio on the Island, click here to hear it “Amateur radio fascinates a good number of fans in the country and several clubs exist to allow them to meet and exchange with them. This is the case in Charlottetown, where Amateurs like Richard …

CBC Interview with Brent Taylor about Ham Radio – December 2022

The club was interviewed on CBC in December 2022, check out the article by clicking here “The amateur radio community on P.E.I. is growing, thanks in part to the COVID-19 pandemic and post-tropical storm Fiona. Stratford resident Brent Taylor has been a ham radio operator for 38 years, in New Brunswick and P.E.I. He goes …