SEMARA hosts several weekly, monthly and annual gatherings.  These include on-air networks (nets) and in-person events.  Unless otherwise noted, all nets and events are open to both SEMARA members and guests.  With the exception of nets being restricted to licensed amateur radio operators, we encourage all individuals with an interest in the hobby to participate.  All times listed on this page are eastern.


Clubhouse Activities

54 Donald Street, Dartmouth, MA

Business Meeting
First Thursday of the Month, 7:00pm

50/50 Raffle (Occasional)
First Thursday of the Month, Following Business Meeting

Tech Talk (Occasional)
First Thursday of the Month, Following 50/50 Raffle

Informal Gathering / Ragchew
Sunday Mornings, 7:00am – 11:00am

VE Exam Sessions
See Exams for more info.
First Saturday of Even Months, 10:30am


Other Social Activities

Thursday Coffee Crowd
Thursday Afternoons, 1:00pm
Dunkin’ Donuts, Dartmouth Street at Garfield Street, Dartmouth

Friday Lunch Bunch
Friday Afternoons, 12:00pm

Members typically will arrive at the clubhouse earlier than noon and then decide which local restaurant to visit. Call ahead on 147.000 to check-in.


On-Air Networks & Drills

Fairhaven Weather Net
Monday through Friday, 8:00pm
147.000 MHz (FM) + PL 67.0

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) Drill
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) Region 2, Sector A
First Monday of the Month, 7:30pm
147.000 MHz (FM) + PL 67.0

Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) Drill
Eastern Massachusetts (EMa) Section
First Monday of the Month, 8:30pm
147.000 MHz (FM) + PL 67.0

Note: SEMARA is temporarily hosting this net while its
normal home, the 145.490 Dartmouth repeater, has receive issues.

Amateur Radio Newsline
Sunday Evenings, 8:00pm
147.000 MHz (FM) + PL 67.0

10 Meter Net
Tuesday Evenings, 8:00pm
28.490 MHz (USB), NCS: Dick, K1AHA

10 Meter Net
Wednesday Evenings, 8:00pm
28.490 MHz (USB), NCS: Brad, W1BEP

10 Meter Net
Friday Evenings, 8:00pm
28.490 MHz (USB), NCS: Paul, K1PGS