Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club

Welcome to the Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club,, web site.


20211206 – Next NPARC virtual General Meeting, Thursday, December 9, 7:00 pm. Dana Shtun, VE3DS will speak on 144 Mhz and Higher. If you have not received Zoom details by December 8, EOD, please send an e-mail to webmaster @ Everyone welcome. You do not need to be an NPARC member to attend.

20211206 – Next Bi weekly Tuesday Breakfast Meetup, Tuesday, December 7, 09:00 am. If you have not received your invite by December 6, EOD, please send an e-mail to webmaster @ Everyone welcome. You do not need to be an NPARC member to attend.

20210919 – Membership renewals continue. Many thanks to those that have renewed. Others, please complete a NEW membership form so membership information can be confirmed and send in funds. Convenient e-transfers to treasurer @ and cheques via postal mail (Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club, Inc., Box 20036, RPO Grantham, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M 7W7) are welcome.

20201028 – Going forward all NPARC Meetings, Executive and General, will be conducted on the Zoom virtual platform. Zoom details will be sent out by Mailchimp to both members and non-members that are on the distribution, no later than the day before the meeting (Executive, first Thursday, General second Thursday, of each month from September to June). Non-members are welcome to attend NPARC General meetings. If virtual meeting attendance is desired and Zoom information has not reached you by the day before the meeting of interest, please send an e-mail to webmaster @

20200318 – The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Niagara Region

Basic and Advanced Amateur Radio Certification training courses are scheduled from time to time. Express interest by contacting our instructors at instructor @


Club Meetings

Tech Nights Bring your projects or join one. Learn something. Get help from Elmers. Ad hoc schedule at Black Creek Community Centre, 2959 Baker Rd, Stevensville Contact Henry va3ov @
Recommended CW training aids: morsecode ninja, justlearnmorsecode. Practice learning the letters, numbers and punctuation 10 to 20 minutes per day. Next step will be using a keyer. Review will be at April Tech Night with hopefully a coach.

Next Virtual Tech Night coming soon

General Meetings on second Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm, from September to June. In person meetings are suspended until further notice.

Next virtual meeting November 14, 7:00 pm. If you have not received an invite by November 13, EOD, e-mail webmaster @

Executive Meetings on first Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm, from September to June at the Niagara Region Building, 1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way, Thorold, Campbell West Entrance. Check electronic board for room.

Next virtual meeting, November 4, 2021, 7:00 pm. Contact webmaster @ for an invite if you would like to attend.



All certified / licensed operators are welcome.

NPARC Wednesday weekly net 8:00 pm, on VE3NRS 147.240+ 107.2 Hz tone. Net preamble may be found here. SWL’s can check in by e-mail or text to netcontrol @

Niagara ARES net on VE3RAF, 145.190- 107.2 Hz tone Monday 8:00 pm.

Trans Canada IRLP net on VE3WCD, 147.300+ 107.2 Hz tone, IRLP 9013, Wednesday, 11:00 am.

ONTARS daily net 3.755 +/- 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Events with more details may be found on the Events Page

Nov 13, 2021
Niagara Falls Santa Claus Parade

See November Feedline article for more details
and contact Henry VA3OV to be included as a participant