GARS (Gainesville Amateur Radio Society)

GARS club meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. The in person meeting will be located at:
       Trinity United Methodist Church
       Room 211
       4000 NW 53rd Ave
       Gainesville, FL 32653
These will be hybrid meetings so you can also attend via Zoom at:

ATTENTION! GARS invites you to join us as we prepare for and enjoy Summer Field Day June 24-25th, 2023. Check out our Facebook page and join club meetings for all the details.

Please check our Facebook page for current news, events and related stories, on the Gainesville Amateur Radio Society Page. We are updating our webpage, so check back frequently.

Other than club meetings, most GARS activities take place at the Waldo City Square, located at 14450 NE 148th Avenue, Waldo - 15 minutes north of Gainesville. What3Words: "bathtub.snooze.crispier".

Looking for a helping hand to explain specific radio interests? Email to You will receive a response from a volunteer.

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Amateur Radio License testing coming up Saturday, June 3rd. See “Testing” link in left hand panel.