Contact: Bruce Manning (
Technician Amateur Radio Class and Test
Location. McKean County Dept. of Emergency Services

17175 Rt. 6, Smethport, PA 16749
Dates:  Sundays, March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10 and test April 24
Times: 1300 until 1600 (15 hours of total classroom time)
Course is free, but you must purchase the book from W5YI:
Gordon West Technician Book 2018 – 2022 ($24.95)
To register, contact


Club Picnic:
The picnic for the McKean County Amateur Radio Club will be held Sunday, July 17, 2022 at the Foster Township Community Park.  The plan is to set up an HF station at 9 AM, eat at noon, and clean up around 4 PM.
If you are coming to the picnic, please email me with how many people are attending and if you are bringing a dish to pass

The monthly amateur radio breakfast has returned.
This non-club social gathering will be held at 9 AM the second Saturday of each month at Perkins Restaurant, 2728 W. State Street, Olean, NY.
This breakfast is open to anyone from anywhere (licensed operators or anyone interested in learning more about amateur radio).
Click here for more information


Club meeting are held the third Tuesday of each month at the McKean County Department of Emergency Services building in Smethport, PA (use door on left side under the canopy).  Start time is 1900.

Next Pre-Meeting Training: TBA

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