Sun City Arizona

Welcome To WestValleyARC in Sun City Az.

Licensed hams from all over the sunshine state of Arizona

check in to our call-in nets on 147.300MHz (+) PL 162.2Hz

9am & 8pm

Ham Radio Operators Help in Hurricane Micheals Aftermath

Palo Verde Siren Test-November 14th

This is a short video from DEMA News about the yearly siren test at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station.  WVARC members who would like more information can go to:

Maricopa County Emergency Communications Group

MCECG Events:

October 27-Javelina Jundred

November 4-Phoenix Half-Marathon

November 10-Cave Creek Cactus Classic 

November 30-AuxComm Interest

Many members have been asking about the date of the next AuxComm Training.  Take the first four FEMA classes online to be eligible, then sign up.

Past Events

JOTA SCOUTS-October 21st

Club members:  Bill, W7JZE, Kris, KI7GJJ, and Gary, K8BKB spent

 a couple of hours teaching close to 60 scouts all about ham radio.

Jamboree On The Air

Octoberfest Picnic-Oct 20th

Manny K7QLD and his lovely wife Mel were standing over a hot grill, to grill us the best burgers in town!


2018 Field Day-June 23-24th

A great time was had by all.  We would like to sincerely thank 

North County Fire and Medical for the use of their facility.  

2018 Summer Field Day

Fox Hunting Presentation on MAY 7

Harry AF7UT gave us a great presentation, where we got a 

good close up of his "Fox in a Box".

Shepherd of the Desert Church

Rare Radio Presentation-April 2

Club member Dick Stout KE7RD shows off some of his rare communication radios during our last meeting at St. Clement Church.


BLUE ANGELS at Luke Air Force Base - March 17-18

Club member Gordon NW7D took some great shots of the Blue Angels show.  

Thank you for sharing, Gordon.

Blue Angels '18


WVARC Meets At Three Locations:

We would love to have you join our ham radio club in Surprise for Breakfast:

Lou's Tivoli Gardens   Every Thursday at 7 AM
          12535 W. Bell Road
          Surprise, AZ  85374

OR lunch:
JB's Family Restaurant    Every Tuesday at 1 PM
           9889 W Bell Rd.
          Sun City, AZ  85351

Hole ' N One    Every Friday at 11:30 AM
          13573 W. Camino Del Sol
          Sun City West, AZ  85375 

Holiday Luncheon-Dec 3rd


Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

An easy way to reserve your seat for a catered Luncheon from Oregano's Restaurant.  We plan to begin eating at 1:00 PM, so that no one drives home in the dark.  Don't forget your Registration Form below, and check or PayPal, needs to be

turned in by Nov. 15th. See you there!

Holiday Luncheon Reg. Form

One form for 1-2 people attending on Dec 3rd

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