Okaw Valley Amateur Radio Club

Greenville, Illinois                             AD9OV

Mailing Address:

Okaw Valley ARC, Inc.
P.O. Box 3
Greenville, IL  62246


Meeting Information

The Okaw Valley Amateur Radio Club meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month except for the month of July.  The July meeting falls just after the American Radio Relay League's (ARRL) annual Field Day Exercise and therefore no meeting is held.

147.165+ (103.5)

Linked Repeater

Club Repeaters

224.440- ( 103.5)
Linked to 2 Meter Repeater

Meeting Date
March 1, 2018
7:00 PM

442.925+ (103.5)




























Text Box: What is APRS all about in today's fast paced Internet connected World……. 

Dan Frey K9DNO will provide a refresher & update on APRS today.  He has a few "tools" (toys) at his disposal and will be exposing us the how to use some of them.

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Bradford National Bank Community Building
100 E. College Ave.
Greenville, IL  62246






January 27, 2018


Collinsville, IL

3 Tables Reserved for OVARC Members

February 20, 2018

National Weather Service
Severe Storm Spotter & Weather Safety Training Class

Greenville Fire Protection District Fire Station
1110 E. Harris Ave.
Greenville, IL

Open To the Public
6:30PM—9:00 PM

April 14, 2018

Owl Creek Gazette Faire

American Farm Heritage Museum

Amateur Radio Remote Operations

April 21, 2018

Lewis & Clark Radio Club Hamfest

Lewis & Clerk Community College

2 Tables Reserved for OVARC Members

June 10, 2018

Egyptainfest Hamfest

Granite City, IL

2 Tables

June 23-24, 2018

OVARC Sponsored ARRL Field Day

Patriots Park Greenville, IL


Setup starts Friday 06/23 @ 1300 Hrs. CDT

July 15, 2018

Zero Beaters Hamfest

Washington, MO



Bond County Fair

Greenville, IL

Help with Parade on

August 4, 2018

West Central Illinois Hamfest

Carlinville, IL

OVARC Participating

August 12, 2018

SCARC Hamfest

O’Fallon, MO


September 8, 2018

Vine to Wine
1/2 Marathon Event

Greenville, IL

1/2 Marathon
15 Members needed

September 15-16, 2018

Peoria Superfest 2018

Peoria, IL



Annual Fox Hunt

Greenville, IL


October 27, 2018

Halloween Hamfest

Kirkwood, MO



17th Annual Hobby—Collector Exhibition

501 Idler Lane Greenville, IL

First Presbyterian Church
 6:30PM—8:30 PM