The Lake County ARC (LCARC) was incorporated in 1952. We are an American Radio Relay League (ARRL) affiliated club with 50 plus members. LCARC is a not-for-profit organization with a mission of providing emergency and public service communications, and to provide amateur radio operator mentoring and testing.
Located in the North West corner of Indiana, the LCARC operates the W9LJ repeater on the following frequencies:
VE TEST INFORMATION
he test session will be Thursday April 12th at 6:30 pm... sharp.
LOCATION: Lake County Government Complex EMA Building 2900 W. 93rd Ave. Crown Point 46307. The building is set back 1000 feet North of 93rd Ave. directly across from the large Lake County Government Center. There is plenty of lighted parking with handicapped access. This is the same location as our club meetings (see map and directions below).
Walk-ins for the test are welcome. Must bring two forms of identification one with a current photo. You must know your Social Security Number or your FRN. The license test fee is $15 payable by cash or check. Bring two pencils. Simple calculators are allowed, but no computers or smart phones.
FRN numbers can be applied for, or searched for, at: wireless.fcc/ULS 73, Tim/N9CA
Any licensed ham who is taking a test to upgrade their license to General or Extra must bring a copy of their current license with them to the exam session.
Ham License Class Info 2018
Technician Classes will be from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Lake County Public Library 1919 W. 81st US Rt. 30 Merrillville Indiana 46410 lower level room "C" Handicapped accessible.
Classes are over eight consecutive Thursday nights beginning Thursday February 22nd through Thursday April 12.
On April 12th, The Technician test will be available for a cost of $15.00 at 7:00pm sharp.
My contact is: 219-769-0673 or firstname.lastname@example.org The Class study guide is: "The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual" 3rd edition ARRL item # 0222 I would very much appreciate you all getting the word out and your support on this Club event.
I will need the help of current Club ARRL VE's to help me with administering the test April 12th.
2018 Field Day Countdown
Meeting Location: North of the
Lake County Government Center
2900 W. 93rd Avenue, Crown Point, IN 46307
2nd Friday of each month.
Lat: 41.4516750 ----- Lon: -87.3706070
Meetings begin promptly at 7:30 pm local time.