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Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club

Contact Details
Office Phone 289-438-6354
Primary Contact Stephen Riddle, President; Phone: 289-303-7336; Email:
Alternate Contact John Lorenc, Webmaster; Phone: 289-438-6354; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara Region
Mailing Address PO Box 20036 
Grantham Postal Outlet 
St Catharines, ON L2M 7W7
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Meetings are held virtually until further notice.  
Brings together Industry Canada Licensed Amateur Radio Operators in the Niagara area and gives them the opportunity to meet and socialize once a month. There are monthly guest speakers and participation in community events. 
The club also offers ham radio classes starting each September and January. 
NPARC provides emergency radio communications should a disaster occur in Niagara where alternative means of communication are shut down. 
Operate radios in the HF, VHF, and UHF designated amateur radio bands.
Hours 2nd Thu of each month at 7 pm at the Niagara Region Building in Thorold. Members and non-members are welcome. Meeting includes guest speakers. See website for more information.
Dates Sep-Aug
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, email or visit
Languages English
Fees Membership ; If you hold a valid amateur radio licence, the present annual membership dues are $50. All non-licenced individuals may attend meetings to learn about our hobby, and hopefully you will be attending our radio training classes which we offer each September.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1948
Funding Self funded through membership dues, and annual sales event
Service Categories Amateur Radio Clubs ; General Disaster Information
Print Material Newsletter (Monthly) - The FEEDLINE
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