Donate to GRARA
We are going to be climbing the tower a few times over the next month to get it how we wanted. We climbed the tower on September 23 to remove a few antenna and coax.
Our August meeting will be on August 4th at 7pm. Most people start showing up at 6:30am to socialize.
Hope to see you there!
It’s that time of year again! Our hamfest is happening soon, so get your tables reserved!
Saturday September 9, 2023 at 8am. Get there early!
Admission: $8, K-12 students free with student ID
The Home School Building, 5625 Burlingame, SW, Wyoming MI 49509 (map)
We will have license testing at 10pm!
Field Day will be located on the GVSU Allendale Campus at the Ravine Center located Ravine Center, 4310 W Ravine Center Dr, Allendale, MI 49401 (map).
We’re going to have several stations for you to come and use. Come out and join us!
Saturday June 24th
8:30am– Breakfast at Murphy’s Family Restaurant 4963 Lake Michigan Dr, Allendale Charter Twp, MI 49401 (map)
10:00am– Setup begins at GVSU Ravine Center, 4310 W Ravine Center Dr, Allendale, MI 49401 (map)
2:00pm- Field day 2023 officially starts!
6:00pm- Potluck dinner, GRARA is providing Hamburgers and Hotdogs, please bring a dish to pass
Sunday June 25th
12:00am- Second annual steak cookout! Bring a steak to cook at midnight! Leftovers from dinner will be available as sides.
10:00am- Breakfast will be provided.
2:00pm- Field day 2023 officially ends
Our Wednesday Radio Room is open from 4-7pm.
Our Sunday Radio Room is open from 1-4pm.
You can find it at 1050 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. There is a stairwell on the north side right next to our antenna tower, that is the entrance we use for the building.
Grace KE8RJU contacted astronaut Kjell Lindgren during Field Day!