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  • Don’t forget to renew your membership!

    As we begin the new year, Don’t forget to renew your membership.  Membership is due the first of the year, the cost remains the same at $25.  Dues can be paid at any meeting, by mail* or online, using PayPal.  We ask that you include your call and email address when you renew online (PayPal)…

  • Field Day 2019

    The SMARTS Radio Club will be participating in the 2019 Radio Field Day activities on June 21, 22 and 23 from Lions Park in Carver Minnesota. Please make plans to join us for the fun and festivities as we log contacts and practice emergency preparedness. The weekend camping crew will be on-site by 3:00 pm…

  • SMARTSFEST 2019 – Early Sponsors

    How about an early Thank You our great sponsors that have stepped up early in support of SMARTSFEST for 2019. The list of great prizes is growing. Be sure to mark you calendar for 9/28/2019 so you don’t miss your chance at some of the cool merchandise and other swag. ARRL Buckmaster International MFJ Elecraft…

  • Check It Out!

    Looking for a good book to read. Our donation of the ARRL Library Book Set has been completed and the books are available from the Chaska Library. Stop in and take one home for some quality reading.


    Save the Date! Saturday Sept. 28 2019 SMARTSFEST is returning to the Cologne Community Center in 2019. We’re planning another great year and hope that you’ll mark your calendars and join us for some of the fun. Watch the SMARTSFEST 2019 website for more details. We look forward to seeing you again.

  • Radio Service/Repair Information

    Electronix Servicing Amateur Radio Repair all Brands 6028 Candlewood Drive Brooklyn Park, MN 55443-2019 Contact: Gary Grivna K0GX Phone: 763-561-2836 Email:

  • Pavek Museum of Broadcasting

    Here are a few pictures from our tour of the Pavek Museum of Broadcasting. There’s so much to see (and do) that the pictures alone are not enough to show it all.

  • Raspberry Pi

    A big thanks to Chad KD0UWZ for his Raspberry Pi demonstration.  

  • Field Day 2012

    Field Day will once again be held in Arlington, MN.  Don, KC0QNA will be coordinating again also.  Field Day is held the fourth full wekend in June.  This year the dates are June 23-24.  More information can be found from the ARRL.  If you would like more information come to a meeting or give a…

  • SMARTS on Facebook

    Well SMARTS now has a presence on Facebook. Hopefully it will be another way for members and anyone interested in Ham Radio and SMARTS to keep in touch with whats going on with the club.