The LARC Raspberry PI User Group

If you are interested in attending the Raspberry Pi "get together" Zoom meetings please e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No experience is necessary! 

These Zoom meetings are restricted to LARC Members only,

so why not join the Club?

The bi-weekly Zoom meetings will be set for

the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month at 7:30 pm. 

The next meeting is Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.

Once you are registered, you will receive a notification and information on how to access Zoom and attend the meeting.


Some useful links: is the main source for all things Pi. If it's happening, it's here.

Some vendors that were mentioned in the last meeting:

  • is a supermarket for electronics and they carry Pis and accessories of all stripes. There is also a Canadian disributor of AdaFruit products that is found on the Web. We'll have to see if any of the group have used them.
  • iis a Candian distributor out of B.C..
  • is a British company that sells all things Pi.
  • is another Canadian disributor.

Note: LARC does not endorse any vendor. Do your research and shop responsibly.


 Our second session discussed some additional items to attach to your Pi to enhance it's capabilities, particularly in Ham Radio.

USB External Stereo Sound Adapter

Audio Video Capture Cards


Our third session, on March 11, 2021 will focus on Ham radio applications. We will look at applications that are part of the HamPi distribution. The link to this particilar distribution (DISTRO) can be found here. Additionall, there is a for HamPi for which you can subscribe at this link,