SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Amateur Radio Club (SPARC) will be participating in the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) "ROOKIE ROUNDUP” Amateur Radio operating contest.

The contest will be this Sunday, April 19th beginning at 2 p.m. in Putnam Park in South Plainfield. Putnam Park is located opposite Golden Acres Shopping Center on Oak Tree Avenue.

 All newly licensed radio amateurs (HAMS) are invited and encouraged to attend along with anyone who is not currently licensed and interested in HAM radio.

Everyone attending will have a chance to operate a short-wave (HF) station.