Follow this link to the ARRL website to join the ARRL and learn the benifits of becoming one of the 160,000 members of the only national organization representing Amateur Radio in the US.
How to Find a Local Club using the ARRL website:
Follow the link the ARRL website to Search for ARRL Affiliated Clubs. You can search by Zip Code, City, State plus a few other ways. This is a great tool if you want to scope out clubs you can visit on your next trek across the states or while on vacation.