Shelby County Amateur Radio Club, Inc.


The Shelby County Amateur Radio Club (SCARC) meets at 7:00pm on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. Our meeting location is in the Pelham Fire Department Training Center at 663 Stuart Lane. From Highway 31 in Pelham, turn west onto Industrial Park Drive, then left onto Parker Drive, and right onto Stuart Lane. Go to the end of the short road, and we're behind the fenced in area, the gate will be open. Check out this map:

You can usually catch someone on 146.980 MHz (PL 88.5) if you need talk-in.
Visitors are always welcome!

W4SHL now has a Twitter account!

W4SHL is now on twitter! Please follow @W4SHL for the latest in ham news and club announcements.

Upcoming Events

  • There will be a meeting Thursday, August 25th at 7 pm. Robert Cain, N4IXT, will be presenting "The History of Q Codes".
  • Helena Hamfest - October 8th, 2016 Our annual hamfest is coming up quick! See the Hamfest website at for full details.
  • VE Testing is held the first Sunday of odd-numbered months at 2:00pm at M-Power Ministries, 4022 4th Avenus S, Birmingham, AL 35222. Please see for more information.
  • VE Testing is also held the first Sunday of even-numbered months at 2:00pm at our regular meeting location on Stuart Lane (see map above). For more information please go to

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