Verde Valley Amateur Radio Association
North-Central Arizona USA

Prescott Hamfest

Fri. May 31 - Sat. June 1
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Hamfest Website

Next Club Meeting

Wednesday, June 19, 7:00PM

Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church
330 Scenic Drive
Clarkdale, AZ 86324


ARRL Field Day

Fri. June 21 - Sun. June 23
Mingus Mountain
ARRL Field Day website:

ARRL Website

Annual Christmas Luncheon

Saturday, December 14
Pine Shadows Clubhouse


General Meeting Info

Third Wednesday of the Month



Knobby Knee Net
Every Morning at 7:00AM

60s Trivia Net
Tuesday Evenings at 6:30PM

Golden Girls Net (on hiatus)
Thursday Evenings at 7:00PM


More Calendar Events


Please send your calendar items to
Wayne Gilbertson, WA7IGI

New Time for The 1960s Pop-Rock Music and TV Shows Net

Now every Tuesday evening at 6:30PM.
More info on the Nets page.


Richard Factor WA2IKL
Featured speaker for our May 15th club meeting
Richard Factor 1971 Richard Factor tapeop.com Richard Factor QST Magazine 2019

Richard is a co-founder of Eventide, an audio, broadcast and communications company whose audio division manufactures digital audio processors and DSP software, and guitar effects. Eventide was one of the first companies to manufacture digital audio processors, and its products are mainstays in sound recording and reproduction, post production, and broadcast studios.

Click on a photo above to read more about RIKL.

For more informating about our meetings, see the Meetings page.


History of the VVARA Repeaters

A history of the VVARA repeaters by Steve KC7TIL has been published.

Club History

Finding the Right Club for You

Listen to the ARRL podcast "So Now What?"

2019 Membership Lists Posted

The latest lists of VVARA members sorted by last name and call sign have been published.

Membership Lists

Support the VVARA

Consider becoming a member of the VVARA. Your dues of $24 per year help us operate and maintain our repeaters on Mingus Mountain and Squaw Peak in Yavapai County, Arazona. Plus you will receive a lovely name tag with a beautiful photograph in the background. See the Membership page to join or renew your membership.