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The Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club (NPARC) has been issued a special event call sign VC3N75 to celebrate its 75th Anniversary.  The call sign will be used during the period from June 1 to July 31.

There will be the opportunity of obtaining a card (4×6 postcard) or an electronic PDF card. The hardcopy card will be mailed to anywhere in the world for a cost of $5 Canadian, again details on this are below.

There are two QSL cards, one designed for VHF contacts and the other card for HF contacts, this will become a sought-after QSL for sure, so you will not want to miss out on the opportunity to have one of these very limited cards.

Details on how to obtain the card are outlined on the NPARC website at: https://nparc.ca/2891-2/

Niagara Peninsula ARC VHF QSL card
Niagara Peninsula ARC HF QSL card

VHF Contest: Thursday, July 20

Join the Celebration. Help the Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club (NPARC) make 75 contacts in 75 minutes.

Date: Thursday, July 20

Time: 8 pm EDT to 9:15 EDT (75 minutes)

Frequency: 145.190 Negative offset Tone: 107.2

This is the VE3RAF Repeater located in Thorold. This repeater gives us good coverage in the Niagara / Hamilton and Burlington (and sometimes into Toronto).

HF Contest: Saturday, July 22

The Niagara Peninsula Amateur Radio Club (NPARC) has been issued a special event call sign VC3N75 to celebrate our 75th Anniversary.  The call sign will be used during the period from June 1 to July 31.

On Saturday, July 22 we will operate the Special Event Station from 0900 to 1700 using all the bands including WARC bands on phone and FT-8.

Members of NPARC will call CQ on set frequencies (outlined below) at specific times. Any station making a confirmed QSO will be entitled to a QSL card.