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!

Test Session for Feb 5th Cancelled

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we've had to cancel the regular test session for Sunday February 5th. The next test session in the area will take place at the Birmingham Hamfest on Saturday, March 4th. You can find out more about the hamfest at We apologize for the inconvienience.

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

  • 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

    In odd numbered months, testing is conducted in Birmingham on the first Sunday at 2:00pm. Testing is conducted at the M-POWER Ministries facility in the Avondale area of Birmingham, AL. The address is 4022 4th Ave. S, Birmingham, AL 35213.

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