Club events throughout the year include:

Click on the link for each event to see more info.

Recent Posts

  • 2018 Missouri QSO Party - The Missouri QSO Party is coming up next weekend (April 7-8), here’s some information about the event:   We don’t have a planned club event, but if you plan to operate in the field, feel free to post and invite others! is the official website where you can find the full rules and log […]
  • WFD 2018 Results - The log has been submitted, and here are the results of JARC at Winter Field Day 2018: Sections contacted: Total Contacts: 312 Point breakdown: 268 Phone contacts + 44 digital contacts (worth 2 pts each) = 356 pts 356 pts x4 multiplier for number of bands/modes = 1424 pts 1424 pts x2 multiplier for using […]
  • 2018 Winter Field Day Plans - Winter Field day 2018 is only a couple days away – running from Saturday, January 27 at 1p CT to 1p CT on Sunday. This year, JARC plans on setting up at Camp Childress, South of Joplin on Hwy V right off I-49 to the east. (map) We will have our trailer with tower and […]
  • WFD 2017 Details - Here is an update from Matt regarding WFD operations: Winter Field Day will soon be upon us!  To make this a great event we need your participation. Come out for a few minutes or come out for the full 24 hours.   We’ll start setup at 9:00AM on Saturday 28 January 2017 at the Sarcoxie […]
  • 2017 WFD - Winter Field Day in 2017 will be January 28/29 from 1900 UTC to 1900 UTC. This year, we are planning on setting up an outdoor operation at the high school in Sarcoxie, MO (101 S 17th St, Sarcoxie, MO 64862). We will likely be at the football field or baseball diamond, look for the yellow […]
  • 2016 Field Day - Joplin ARC will be setting up in the usual spot again this year – Dover Hill off North Main in Joplin. We will be running a couple HF stations, VHF, and a GOTA station so come out and Get On The Air! We’ll be setting up Friday evening and Saturday morning, then running the entire […]
  • Rt 66 OTA 2015 - The JARC will be participating in the Route 66 On the Air special event again this year, as W6N. The event runs from Friday, Sept 11 starting at 7p CDT to Sunday, Sept 20 at 7p CDT. We encourage club stations to operate on SSB, CW, and Digital modes on the following bands: 80, 40, […]
  • Joplin Hamfest 2015 Report - The Joplin Hamfest was held on August 21-22 this year – it was the 26th time the club has put on the local hamfest. The Hamfest Committee did a lot of work organizing the Hamfest, and it showed, they did a great job and we only heard positive feedback about the event! Now that the […]
  • Field Day 2015 Report - The 2015 Field Day event was a great success for the Joplin Amateur Radio Club. We logged around 1060 contacts on SSB, CW, and PSK31, had many visitors including 2 elected officials, and enjoyed delicious food cooked by our club members. The weather was nice for both days and we put up quite a few […]
  • 2015 Joplin Hamfest Info! - The 2015 Joplin Hamfest page has been updated! JARC Hamfest, August 21-22, 2015 Friday 3 – 8 PM, and Saturday 8 AM – 2 PM Prices: Admission: $6 in advance (6 raffle tickets included!) / $8 at the door – Valid both days! Additional raffle tickets: $1 Commercial vendor tables: $40 Non-commercial (swap) tables: $10 Quick […]