Many Events, VE Testing, and meetings have been altered – Check websites for additional dates.
Restaurants May be Closed or have limited seating- many social gatherings are also not happening.
The St. Cloud Amateur Radio Club Cabin Fever Reliever Hamfest, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 at the Eagles Aerie 622, 730 41st Ave. N., in St. Cloud with general admission opening at 9 am. Door prizes, VE testing and more. If COVID-19 Procedures are still in place at the time of our HamFest, we will be requiring procedures such as Face Coverings, Infra-Red Temperature Screening, and any other procedures needed to be in compliance. For complete info, visit w0sv.club/hamfest/.
VE Testing Locations and Contacts
(Check Calendar for dates and time)
Anoka County Radio Club
Blaine City Hall – 10801 Town Square Drive NE, Blaine
Contact Shep Shepardson 651 340-0567 or N0NMZ@arrl.net
Bloomington Amateur Radio Association
Bloomington City Hall-Police Department, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington
Contact Dan Royer 952 888-9756 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Maple Grove Radio Club and MNYARC
Maple Grove Radio Club (K0LTC.org), and Minnesota Youth Amateur Radio Council (MNYARC.org) have received permission of the ARRL VEC and the FCC to conduct completely online video-supervised testing with strict rules and protocols for maintaining the integrity of the testing environment.
Candidates may sign up to be on the waiting list, but may not sign up for an exam without going through the queue and being invited to do so. In some places around the country, the waiting list is in the thousands. We have not reached that level yet.
We will give priority in this order:
1. Anyone who has been enrolled in one of our radio courses,
2. Candidates within Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota
For more information and to sign up for the waiting list visit: exam.mnyarc.org or email Gordie, NØZRD, at email@example.com.
The Riverbend Wireless Mechanical Society
Buckham Memorial Library, 11 Division Street East (use main entrance- Makers Space- third floor)
Contact Larry Larson KR0K 507 210-5230 firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Paul Radio Club
St. Paul Public Library- Sun Ray Branch, 2105 Wilson Ave
Contact Leon Dill,W0COE 651425-0338 or W0COE@arrl.net
Sherburne County VE’s take reservations only…
Contact Boaz Erickson 763-263-5644
SE Metro Amateur Radio Club (AKA SEMARC)
Zion Lutheran Church, 8500 Hillside Trail South, Cottage Grove
Contact Daniel Franz WD0GUP 651 769-0358 or WD0GUP@hotmail.com
Valley Amateur Radio Club
Perkins Restaurant – 17387 Kenyon Ave, Lakeville
Contact James Rice, N0OA 612 384-7709 or email@example.com
Carver County Library, 7711 Kerber Blvd, Chanhassan (Longfellow Room)
Contact Dale Blomgren 952 402-2155 or KDZERO@aol.com