Club Founded 1962 (over 55 years ago) A.R.R.L. Affiliation since Jan. 1965
Welcome to the Public side of the Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club Inc. of Mc Keesport PA web site. For navigation of this web site you are directed to the tabs located atop this and every page. Many of the tabs also have drop down boxes that can provide you with links to other pages on this site. From this page you can find general information about the Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club, and some of its activities including meeting schedules, weekly radio nets, and an RSS link to the ARRL Internet News Feed.You can also find information on other amateur radio related information, by selecting some of the tabs located atop this and all web pages. There is also a 'Members Only' side for members of the Two Rivers ARC to view club related content.
** TRARC ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE **
Meetings: Are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, starting at 7pm, at the Blaine Hill VFD Main Hall, 409 Oxford Ave, Elizabeth, PA 15037 exceptions are in August (Family Picnic), and no meeting in December (Holiday Dinner).
Radio Nets: The TRARC conducts three radio nets each week. The nets are scheduled on:
Monday at 8 p..m. TRARC Two Meter Net on the 146.73 MHz WA3PBD Repeater.
Wednesday at 830 p..m. TRARC GABNET on the lined 147.12 and 442.250 MHz W3OC Repeater system.
Thursday at 8 p.m. TRARC 10 Meter Net on 28.450 MHz (USB). Currently Suspended.
Breakfast: Members of the TRARC get together on the 2nd Saturday of each month, starting at 9 am, for its 'Hams n Eggs Breakfast'. Our current location is the Dead End Diner, 314 Port Vue Avenue, Port Vue PA.
The Dead End Diner is located across McKeesport's 15th street bridge. Follow the sign that states Road Closed except Dead End Diner. Parking is on the left side of Port Vue Avenue, or along the street.
Click here to get directions.
Exams: Are held four times a year on the 2nd Tuesday of March, June, September, and December, starting at 630pm, at the Blaine Hill VFD, 409 Oxford Ave, Elizabeth, PA 15037 . An extra exam session is often held at TRARC Hamfest. Please see the 'Exams' page found on this site for more information.
Field Day: The TRARC participates in the A.R.R.L. sponsored Field Day emergency preparedness exercise. It is held on the last full weekend of June of each year. Our Field Day location is at the White Oak Park-Water Tower Site, located off of Carpenters Lane, also called Muse Lane, in White Oak PA. Please note that this location is not in the actual White Oak Park. Click this link for a Google Maps showing the location. It is shown as 690 carpenters Lane, Irwin PA.
For Information on other Western PA Amateur Radio Activities, including Hamfests and Contests, please see the 'Pittsburgh Area Events Calendar' web page, found under the 'Misc Ham Radio Info' tab on this web site.
Two Rivers ARC FACEBOOK PAGE: Please click this link to go to the Two Rivers ARC Facebook Page.