The Penticton Amateur Radio Club


Our meetings are 7:30pm on the second Wednesday of the month, except July and August, at the Search and Rescue building, 251 Dawson Avenue. We would be happy to see you; please drop in next month and meet our members.

Next meeting is to be determined. 7:30pm Wednesday September 9th, 2020.

The club holds a net every Sunday morning, 9:00 am on the Apex Mountain 146.92-MHz repeater. Visitor check-ins are always welcome!

On Tuesdays and Thursdays we have an informal net on Campbell Mountain 147.120Mhz at 7:15PM. All amateur operators welcome.

Everybody is invited to the Coffee Meet, each Wednesday at 8:00am, at the Eagle’s Nest on the corner of Main Street and Calgary / Bennett Ave. See you there.


On the use of Electronic Devices While Driving as applied to Licenced Amateur Radio Operators.
Use this link to view & download Electronic Devices Information
 (PDF Format)Upcoming Events information for local & provincial Amateur Radio Clubs.
Use this link to our Amateur Radio Events PageThe P.A.R.C. Winnipeg Street Station 439 Winnipeg Street, Penticton, B.C. Canada
Use this link for contact information 

P.A.R.C. Members

You too can have a Penticton Amateur Radio Club Jacket. Complete with embroided club emblem and your own call sign. A warm all season tough jacket good for all occasions. Just place your order with Sherwood Trophies
(250-492 4949), specify Jacket Canada Sportswear # L00907.

Contact the WebMaster or sent an email at WebMaster@VE7PRC.Ca
Contact us via Phone, e-mail, etc… here

Sunday morning Net Control list

Repeater Frequency : 146.920 – (down 600), Repeater Callsign : VE7OKN

The following list is in effect to the Sunday after the next club meeting

June 2020

  • June   7 Richard  VE7 RIS
  • June 14 Pat          VE7 JSX 
  • June 21 Ralph     VE7 DMZ
  • June 28 Andy      VE7 APM

July 2020

  • July   5 Robin  VA7 KV
  • July 12 Ralph  VE7 DMZ
  • July 19 Doug   VA7 DP
  • July 26 Pat       VE7 JSX 

August 2020

  • August   2 Mark      VA7 DLC
  • August   9 Richard VE7 RIS
  • August 16 Ralph    VE7 DMZ
  • August 23 Doug      VA7 DP
  • August 30 BenoĆ®t    VE7 EBR

September 2020

  • September   6 Andy VE7 APM
  • September 13 Ralph  VE7 DMZ

Use this link to download the – Amateur Radio Basic Question Bank – or –

The HAM Radio Basic Training, Self Study Complete with Quizzes to test your understanding. (Put together by Al Hatch VA6HAL.)

Use this link to go to Industry Canada’s Amateur Radio Exam Generator web site

Use this link to search or look up Ham call signs … Call sign search