Brunswick Shores Amateur Radio Club

Brunswick County N4GM North Carolina

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Welcome to N4GM

Brunswick Shores Amateur Radio Club

The Brunswick Shores Amateur Radio Club (BSARC) is located in Brunswick County, North Carolina. The primary goal of the club is to provide a focal point for information on local activities and a framework for social and technical association of amateur radio operators and other persons with similar interests.

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Become a Member

To join the club, print and fill out the application form and ether bring it and your New Member Dues of $30.00 to a meeting or mail it following the directions on the application.

Pay Dues

New Member Dues ($30.00), Current Member Renewal Dues ($15.00), and Donations (enter amount) can be made by using the "Buy Now" PayPal button below and then selecting the appropriate dues amount and/or entering a donation amount.

2017 Club Schedule

The 2017 schedule is is well in the works and activities are well underway. Check the status of events under "Club Calinder" below.

Local 2M NETS

All times are LOCAL Time:

Monday 8:30 AM - An informal-round robin net with random "Topic-of-the-week" discussions. This net is hosted by ND2O (Bob) on the K4PPD repeater, 145.370 (-600 offset tone 88.5). Join the fun each Monday.

Monday 8:00 PM - ARES on K4PPD 147.315 (+600 offset - 118.8 tone)

Monday 8:15 PM - Skywarn on K4PPD 147.315 (+600 offset - 118.8 tone)

* Note: The Skywarn net will follow the ARES net so the time may vary.

Current News
Updated 11/12/2017  

Our next regularly scheduled meeting will be Wednesday, January 10th, at 6:00pm at the Oak Island location. There will be no meeting in December.

2017 Club Calendar

  • February 26 - North Carolina QSO Party, 10am-8pm at Calabash.
  • March 18 - VE Test Session, Oak Island Recreation Center.
  • April 29th - Bald Head Island 200 Year Anniversary
  • June 10-12 - ARRL VHS Contest @(FM13)Bald Head Isle fery parking lot.
  • June 24-25 - Field Day - Calabash Community Park 868 Persimmon Road.
  • June 24 - VE Test Session at the Calabase EOC building.
      24th - 12pm Field Day Setup.
      24th - 2pm on the air.
      25th - 2pm closing/take down.
  • July 4 - Southport Parade
  • August 7th - VE Test Session. Oak Island Rec Center, 10am.
  • September 23 and 30 - Technition Test Session 6pm at the Oak Ialand Rec Center
  • October 20-22 JOTA at Dutchman Creek Park, 10am to 4pm
  • October 22 BSA Jamb on the Air, Dutchmans Creek
  • November 4 and 11- Technition Test at Calabash EMS building, 9031 Beach Drive SW
  • December 15th - Annual Party (planning)

  • Also: Barry (K6RM) publishes a weekly bulletin via e-mail to all members remind us of all upcoming evints.

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    Club Meetings

    A group of local hams meet every Wednesday morning at 8:15 AM at Bojangles' Southport (5160 Southport Supply Road). The Club is usually well represented at this meeting with club business often discussed.

    The Club meetings are held on the SECOND WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Currently meeting locations are alternating between Oak Island and Calabash. Below art the two meeting locations;

    Calabash (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec)

    • EMS Building
    • 9031 Beach Drive SW, Calabash, NC 28467

    Oak Island (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov)

    • Sea Turtle Room - Oak Island Recreation Center
    • 3003 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC

    Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act

    The Club is formed under the Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act (UUNAA) which went into effect in North Carolina, January 2007. The details and club documentation used to complete this registration are provided for others to review and use as appropriate. Hopefully this information will be of use to others starting a local club or other type of association. Please provide feedback so we can update our information and help others. Club Formation under the UUNAA in North Carolina  

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