Next Club Meeting is 7:00 p.m. Thursday April 6th , 2023.
6 pm – Elmering session for new and prospective hams
7 pm – Regular Meeting
Presentation: Solar Power Operation by Joe Hott W5AEN/K5DB
Equipment buying/selling before and Door Prizes after the meeting
Next VE Test Session is Saturday, April 8th, 2023.
We meet monthly for informative and entertaining programs and speakers, old-fashioned ham fellowship, periodic public service projects, and a lot more. Come join a very diverse group of hams from throughout the 4-States involved in almost every aspect of the hobby. We’re the area’s largest, regionally focused, amateur radio club. And we have a place for you!
Bella Vista Radio Club Meetings
The Executive Board of the Bella Vista Radio Club are pleased to announce the securement of a new meeting site and facility.
- When: The 1st Thursday of the month. Meeting begins at 7 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.
The Elmer-101 session starts at 6 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m. before the regular meeting.
- Where: Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy, 3424 S. Downum Rd. Springdale.
Nonmembers, guests, and the general public are welcome and encouraged to join us.
Our meetings are open to the public and you are cordially invited to attend.
You do not have to be a member to attend, however if you would like to join us, here is our Club Membership Application and Club Brochure.
Win a door prize!
we ask our generous members to consider donating good used radio & electronic items for the meeting’s door prizes. You just might Win!
Please consider paying forward your unused radio-related items at an upcoming club meeting! Door Prizes are another great benefit of being a BVRC member!
Club Contact Info
President Jan Hagan – WB5JAN Email
Vice President Joe Hott – W5AEN Email
Secretary Dana Hill – W5DGH Email
Treasurer Marc Whittlesey – WØKYZ Email
Public Information Officer Tom Northfell – W5XNA Email
Technical Officer Tem Moore – N5KWL Email
Repeater Trustee Glenn Kilpatrick – WB5L Email
Member at Large Tom Northfell – W5XNA Email
Appointed Chair Persons
Membership Committee Tom Northfell – W5XNA Email
VE Testing Committee Don Cooper – KC7DC Email
Emergency Communications Committee Chris Ebert – NA0D Email
Social Media Committee Rebecca Garrett – N5REB Email
Newsletter Committee Don Banta – K5DB Email
Website Committee Glenn Kilpatrick – WB5L Email
Net Committee Dana Widboom – KI5TGY Email
Elmer 911 Committee Vinson Carter – WV5C Email
Field Day Committee Tom Northfell – W5XNA Email
Hospitality Committee Bill Durham – KG5ZCI Email