The Frederick Amateur Radio Club would love to help you get started on an exciting new adventure. Using the buttons below use the More Info button to learn what the process is to get licensed. For resources on learning how to study to get your license click on the Resources button.Once you are ready to take the test, you can take the test during one of our quarterly free testing sessions or there are typically a few testing locations within 50 miles every weekend, we can help you find a location to take your test. If you or someone you know (hint hint) are wanting to get your Amateur Radio license now is the time. For this class we have some special gifts if you attend the class and pass your exam. For more details click the More Info Button below.More InfoResources
There are two Hamfests in April that are within reasonable driving distance of Frederick.
On Saturday April 6th is the “Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest” which is held at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road in Timonium, Maryland 21093. For those who are not familiar with this location it is just north of the Baltimore beltway, and is about a one hour drive from Frederick. The following Saturday, April 13th is the York Hamfest, which is held in Spring Grove, PA at Porters Community Fire Company, 1199 Porters Road, Spring Grove, PA 17362. Spring Grove PA is between Hanover and York PA, and is about a 1 hour and 15 minute drive from Frederick.
Please feel free to use the comments section on this post if you would like to discuss carpooling to either of these events.Read More