Livermore Amateur Radio Klub
Net Schedule

Welcome to the Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK) web site.

The Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK) was incorporated on July 30, 1959, as a nonprofit association of persons commonly interested in amateur radio. LARK serves the communities of Livermore, Pleasanton, and Dublin California, and the surrounding Tri-Valley area. LARK is also affiliated with the American Radio Relay League (ARRL).


Full membership in LARK is open to all persons holding a valid Amateur Radio License issued by the FCC or legal aliens with valid Reciprocal Operating Privileges. An Associate membership is available for all other persons wishing to join LARK who do not hold a valid Amateur Radio License.

Membership inquiries should be made to the current membership chairperson as listed in the Contacts and Membership area of this web site.

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Events we support:

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Devil Mountain Double Century   Saturday, April 26, 2014
This 205 mile one day ride starts and finishes in San Ramon. The route includes Mt Diablo, Morgan Territory Rd, Mines Road, Mt. Hamilton, Calaveras Rd, Niles Canyon, and Palomares Canyon. We support the Livermore Valley and Mines Road sections, up to the Mt. Hamilton summit.
Amateur Radio coordinator: John Street, WB6ETY  wb6ety03

Wente Vineyards Road Race              Saturday, April 26, 2014    
This event occurs in the hills east of Livermore.
Amateur Radio coordinator: George Moorehead, KG6WIU   kg6wiu104

Mt. Diablo Summit Ascent Time Trial  Sunday, May 11, 2014
Team Blue Sky Events
This is a 11.4 mile bicycle race up Mt. Diablo!  This takes place on closed roads.
Amateur Radio coordinator:   Ian Parker, W6TCP  w6tcp06

Mt. HAMILTON CLASSIC Road Race   Sunday, May 25, 2014
San Jose Bike Club
This 65 mile bike race for about 400 riders starts in San Jose and goes over Mt. Hamilton to Livermore via the Mines Road. It starts early morning and ends early afternoon. We need about 25 amateurs to support this event.
Amateur Radio coordinator: John Street, WB6ETY  wb6ety04

ARRL Field Day - June 28 - 29, 2014
We have received permission to use the open field north of the airport terminal parking area and the grassy area east of the terminal building for Field Day.  Now it's time to start planning.  If you're interested in helping out let me know and we'll create a separate email list for handling details.  We will add people as we gain momentum!
Operation in the north field area will require battery/generator power, the grass area has power and may make a great demo area. The airport is a nice public venue and we will try to get some PR going as well as see about Boy Scout interest.
We can probably have a BBQ there as well as watch and envy that other expensive hobby of aviation!
Let me know you're interested!!  Thanks!
Ron, AD6KV ad6kv05


Test Sessions after the Klub Meetings

LARK conducts testing sessions on an as-needed / as-requested basis immediately following the Klub meetings. To request or determine if there will be a testing session please contact Ron Kane, AD6KV ad6kv03(AD6KV at at least 2 weeks in advance so that arrangements can be made. We can support test sessions nearly every month and will make an effort to accommodate all requests but unfortunately there will be some we are unable to satisfy. See the Meetings page for directions.

For other exams in the local area see: , where you can do a ARRL Exam Session Search. You can search by state or by ZIP Code and distance you are willing to travel.

Amateur Radio Technician License Training Class

LARK conducts a training class several times each year that will teach you what you need to know to take and pass the "Technician" level licensing testů and you don't need to learn Morse Code for ANY level license. 




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