MARC Membership is open to anyone with an interest in Amateur “Ham” Radio or anyone interested in emergency/disaster communications. Club dues are waived for anyone under the age of 18 who shows interest in amateur radio and wishes to join the club.

Membership period runs from January 1 through December 31. Annual dues are $25 and are payable with the membership application by cash, check made out to “Meriden Amateur Radio Club,” or through PayPal or Venmo below (adds $2 processing fee). Candidates are voted in at the next business meeting.

Annual dues must be paid by March 31. Any member unpaid on April 1 will be removed from Master Member List. Those joining after June 30 are paid up through December 31 of the following year.

Getting Started

Fill out the application and bring it down to the OEM on a Saturday morning between 9 a.m. and noon; mail it to P.O. Box 583, Meriden, CT 06450; or email it to


Welcome Guide

The Welcome Guide is for newly joined MARC members welcoming you to the club and for existing members to be used as a reference reminder about the club. Download or view the Welcome Guide.

Pay dues with PayPal

Through these links, you can pay with a PayPal account, a Venmo account or a credit or debit card. You will be charged $25 annual dues plus a $2 processing fee. Save the processing fee by sending a check to the club at Meriden Amateur Radio Club Inc., P.O. Box 583, Meriden, CT 06450.

Use the buttons below to pay $27 for annual membership dues.

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