Roanoke Valley Amateur Radio Club (RVARC) is a non-profit,
Special Service Club dedicated to the advancement and
enjoyment of amateur radio. The club has been serving
Southwestern Virginia since 1932.

Upcoming Club Activities

Next RVARC Meeting: Friday, April 26, 2019, 7:00 pm
Topic: Antennas

No Laurel VEC Testing Session for April. Next Amateur Radio Exam session scheduled for May 19, 2019.

Club Auction April 27, 2019 starting at 9:00 am. Setup starts at 7:00 am

Roanoke HamFun 2019

Saturday, August 3, 2019
8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Vinton Moose Lodge Family Center
2127 E Washington Ave
Vinton, VA 24179

Mission Statement

The mission of the Roanoke Valley Amateur Radio Club is to:
provide emergency communications services to the community;
assist other civic organizations;
promote the technical craft of amateur radio
through class training and testing;
mentor new amateur operators and members;
and enhance fellowship among radio amateurs.


Starting May 12, The Club Meetings will Start at 7:00 pm
Wed. Night Net starts at 7:00 pm

H.R. 555 — a new “Amateur Radio Parity Act” bill

Check us out on Facebook

Please refer to for various contests and special on-air events

Please invite anyone you would like to introduce to ham radio or is interested in radio, communication technology, and supporting the community using radio services

THANK YOU to all VE Coordinators and VEs !