Due to Governor Lamont's decision to close restaurants in Connecticut, SPARC breakfasts will be suspended until further notice.  Please check back on this website for any updates on this and other Club activities.

Club News & Activities


Who we are

This South Central Connecticut area amateur radio club offers 3 repeaters, some with EchoLink and IRLP.  Members enjoy weekly breakfast get togethers.  We sponsor several weekly nets on the Club repeaters and a simplex net.  We also assist with volunteer events, such as walk-a-thons throughout the year.


Breakfast Net!

Saturday Mornings at 9:30!

Since we won't be able to physically meet on Saturday mornings, we are trying something new.  Please join us on the 442.500 on Saturday mornings for the Breakfast Net.  You can also join us on the SPARC Chat Room.  Many participants have webcams, although it's certainly not required.



The next SPARC meeting will we postponed.  

We hope to be able to have a spring meeting at some point.  

Please check back for any updates.

SPARC normally meets on the second Monday of April and September at 7:00 P.M.  We meet at the Twin Pines Diner at 34 Main Street, East Haven.  Talk-in is the 442.500 repeater.  

The meetings are open to all!


ASRC Walk & Festival for Autism

Due to the COVID-19 threat, the walk will be virtual this year.  

Please check back in 2021 for volunteer opportunities.


New Media Section Added!

Updated 12/18/19.

Click on the "Media" section of this website to see photos or videos that have been brought over from past SPARC events!  We will be adding more content from the archives, so check back often!  Hopefully some new content with our current members will be added from future events as well.

Additional Activities

Saturday Morning Breakfast

Club Net - Wednesday at 8 PM

Club Net - Wednesday at 8 PM


Join us every Saturday morning for breakfast at various locations at 9:30 AM.

All are welcome!  Click on "Calendar" on the menu for upcoming locations!

Club Net - Wednesday at 8 PM

Club Net - Wednesday at 8 PM

Club Net - Wednesday at 8 PM


Week 1 - Brenda KW1YL

Week 2 - Brian K1SOX

Week 3 - James AB1DQ

Week 4 - Need NCS - Please sign up!

Week 5 - James AB1DQ (also will be a fill in if contacted)

If we get any others who would like to run the net to give the regulars a night off, please email nets at sparc.us!  Thank you and looking forward to hearing you on the net!

SKYWARN and Weather Nets

SKYWARN and Weather Nets

SKYWARN and Weather Nets


The Weather Nets are held on a weekly basis at 7:00 PM on Thursdays.  SKYWARN Nets are brought up as needed.

Amateur Radio Newsline

SKYWARN and Weather Nets

SKYWARN and Weather Nets


Click the picture to listen.