Club Info

Club Logo Apparel

Several members have expressed interest in purchasing apparel with the club logo on it. Saris Creations, our local vendor, offers to do one-off items at a reasonable cost. The shop is in Kingwood, so local pickup is not too difficult. You may also be able to arrange shipping through them.

The following prices are representative. Contact the shop for exact pricing:

  • Port Authority® Silk Touch™ K500 Polo shirt - $25.00~$30.00.
  • Port Authority® ChallengerJ754 Challenger fleece lined jacket  - $52.00.

Delivery time is approximately one week. Larger sizes incur a one to two dollar cost increase per item.

Banquet Location

Our request to reserve a banquet room at the Backyard Grill for our annual NARS Awards Dinner Banquet has been confirmed.  Details follow:

  • Friday January 18, 2019  at 6PM
  • Backyard Grill
  • 9453 Jones Road
  • Houston Texas 77065
  • The Texas Room)  accommodates (50) people

We will make selections from the menu and pay for individual selections. The event is open all to NARS members and family.

Please let us know your plans and how many guests to expect by taking this short survey. Thank you! We look forward to seeing you there.


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About Us

The Northwest Amateur Radio Society was established in 1985 and serves the suburban FM 1960 area in Northwest Houston. NARS is active in community and public service events.

Club members are interested in QRP, DXing, contesting, homebrew, ragchewing, VE sessions, and getting together for our favorite activity, eating. We welcome all hams as well as family and friends.

License Exams

NARS offers ham license examinations. These are usually held at the Tomball Regional Hospital, 605 Holderrieth Blvd,Tomball, TX 77375. We meet on the First Floor, Green Conference Room.

Exams are usually given on the third Saturday of the month at 8:30 A.M. Anyone who wants to observe and/or participate in a session is always welcome. Please check the monthly newsletter to confirm that there will be an exam session during the month as well as the exact date and time, and possible location change.

If you want to learn more about becoming a volunteer examiner, or have questions about the exam, please contact Keith Dutson, NM5G (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).