Straits Area Amateur Radio Club

120 E. Lake Street

Petoskey, MI 49770

Phone: 231-487-0692

Fax: 231-487-0313

Upcoming Events

2017 Calendar of Events




7:00 pm - room 106 Petoskey High School.

PROJECT NIGHT! We will be putting together the "Easy Digi" soundcard interface. If you would like to join in do an Ebay search for Easy Digi and choose which type of kit you would like to build. Bring a soldering iron and solder if you have one (there should be plenty to share if you don't). A piece of wood to protect the tables would be great too.

March 21

Annual Dinner Meeeting

5:30 Filmore's Restaurant Petoskey. We have the back room of Filmore's reserved so be sure to join us. Dutch treat.



7:00 pm Room 106 Petoskey High School.  Bring any items you have for sale.




Radio in the park

7:00 pm (come earlier if you like). East Park (S. US 31 on right just past the Super 8 Motel) Bring your portable radios and antennas to set up and play. Don't have a portable set up? Come try out what others are using.


23 - 25

Field Day!

​Be sure to come to our June meeting on Tues. June 20 to find out all the details.



​Repeater Clean Up

​6:30 at the repeater site. Bring your weed whackers, rakes and trimmers.



​Club Picnic

​6:00 - Spring Lake Park M119 - Bring a dish to pass. Club will provide burgers and dogs.



6:00 pm Room 106 PHS - Christmas party. $5/person bring a dish to pass. Club will provide beverages, meat try, plates and flatware. DUES SPECIAL renew at the Christmas party and only pay $15 for the year.


Back to Top

Amateur Radio Testing

2015 Schedule

If you would like to participate in one our test sessions, call or e-mail our liaison officer Dirk Esterline at 231-348-5043 or and he will be happy to set one up for you.

All sessions will be held in room 106 of Petoskey High School. 1500 Hill St., Petoskey, MI.

Be sure to bring:

  • A picture I.D.
  • A copy of your Ham license
  • A copy and original Certification of Successful Completion of Element (if applicable)
  • $15 to cover the ARRL VEC testing fee

2016 Meetings

Meetings are held in room 106 of Petoskey High School 1500 Hill St. at 7:00 pm.

January 19
February 16
March 15         
April 19 - Meeting and dinner at Filmore"s restaurant Petoskey, 6 PM
May 17
June 21
July 19                No meeting  -  Repeater site brush clearing 
August 16            No meeting  -  Club picnic Spring Lake Park
September 20
October 18
November 15
December 6 Club Christmas party -6:00 pm - room 106 Petoskey High School -  bring a dish to pass


Back to Top