Welcome to Amateur radio in Southeastern Connecticut, USA

The Tri-City Amateur Radio Club (TARC) has consolidated with Radio Amateur Society Of Norwich (RASON) to become Southeastern Connecticut Amateur Radio Society!

The consolidation was approved by members in both clubs at a special meeting on Thursday May 19, 2022.

SECARS webpage is at www.SECARS.org

Historical Information:
The Tri-City Amateur Radio Club is a general interest radio club formed in 1950 by amateurs in the New London, Norwich and Westerly areas (hence Tri-City). We are an association of local amateurs with the purpose of furthering better cooperation among amateurs, developing individual skills and efficiency, furthering the interest of amateur radio in the general community and by serving the community in times of emergency. The Tri-City Amateur Radio Club is an ARRL affiliated club.
QSL: Tri-City ARC – PO Box 73, Gales Ferry, CT. 06335-0073

Amateur Radio License Exam on Third Tuesdays
The Amateur Radio License Exam on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM. The location is at the Red Cross Regional Office at 1031 Route 32, Uncasville, CT 06382.
The most recent guidance from the Red Cross Regional Disaster Officer for having meetings in their facilities state’s masks are optional if you have been vaccinated. If you have not been vaccinated, then a mask is required. Currently we would ask candidates to contact us for appointments, but walk-ins would not be turned away if space is available.
For more information or to register for a seat email Tim Rodgers at TimKC1TWR@gmail.com.