Framingham Amateur Radio Association

FARA Club Information


June 2018 Events

Field Day Planning Meeting June 9,  10am,  McAuliffe Library

ARRL VHF Contest June 9-11

ARRL Field Day June 23 and June 24

FARA will operate Field Day on Saturday June 23 at the backyard of the Framingham McAuliffe Library which is at 746 Water Street.  We will start setting up at about 10:30am, and radio operation will be from 2pm to 6pm.

Next Meeting

September 6, 2018: Tom Walsh K1TW, Eastern Mass. ARRL section manager, topic TBA

Monthly Meetings

FARA meets the 1st Thursday of the month (except in July and August), 7:30 pm at the Framingham Police Station 1 William Welch Way (corner of William Welch Way and Union Ave) in the first floor training room. Enter through the front door on Union Ave. and the room is to the left.  All area hams and those not yet licensed but interested in amateur radio are welcome to attend.

FARA Sunday Night NET

The FARA Sunday Night Net begins every Sunday at 7:30PM on the FARA 147.150 MHz (no PL) repeater. All licensed hams are welcome to check in and participate in the “Ham question of the Week”.

FARA’s Repeaters

VHF:    147.150 MHz (+)

UHF:    Not operational – check back for status updates

For further information about FARA,  you can reach us at:

Framingham Amateur Radio Association