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Broken Rock Skeet Club, et al
Meets at the Consolidated Sportsmen of Lycoming County
6386 Route 87, Loyalsockville
Contact: Ed Kelley, 322-5582
Open 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sundays and 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays. New shooters welcome and lessons are available.
The Consolidated Sportsmen of Lycoming County has set its 2012 schedule for metallic silhouette rifle matches. Shooters do not need to be a member to compete. For more information, contact Al Foust at 435-0043 or email@example.com.
Smallbore Rifle: 9 a.m. Oct. 21
The Lycoming Trap Shooters at CSLC has open shooting from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sundays and 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Fee applies.
NRA Basic Handgun shooting courses will be held 6:30-9 p.m. Mondays. Each course will be a minimum of 10 hours. New classes begin every two weeks. For more information, call Raymond George 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 368-1107.
1090 Hughes Road, Muncy
For all ATA shoots, registration begins at 9 a.m., shooting at 10, unless otherwise noted.
Open trap shooting, 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays.
ATA Tenderloin shoot - Oct. 21. A tenderloin will be awarded to the winner of each event; limit one per shooter.
ATA Basket of Apples shoot - Nov. 3-4. A basket of apples will be awarded to two lewis classes per event; limit one per shooter.
ATA Thanksgiving Turkey shoot - Nov. 17. A turkey will be awarded to the winner of each event; limit one per shooter.
ATA Christmas Ham shoot - Dec. 15-16. A ham will be awarded to the winner of each event; limit one per shooter.
The Fall Youth Trap League shoots at 1 p.m. on Nov. 11 and Dec. 9.
339 Sportsman's Club Road, Mansfield
All events are open to general public; family participation encouraged.
Monthly membership meeting, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22
Running deer shoot, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Oct. 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18
Sight-in Days, 10 a.m.-sunset: Nov. 24-25
Range closed: Nov. 26-30, Dec. 1-8, Dec. 25
Liberty Township Sportsmen's
Registered CMP .22 Rimfire Sporter Match shoot, 9 a.m. Oct. 21. Shooters may use a bolt, pump, lever or semi-auto .22 rimfire rifle that holds five shoots and that are equipped with open ironsights or scopes. No match guns. Bring 100 .22 shells. An entry fee will be collected for this shoot, which is open to the public. Rules will be explained prior to the shoot. Awards will be given to shooters with qualifying scores in each class. Call the above contacts for more information. Directions available on website.
Lycoming Creek Sportsman's Club
75 Sportsman's Club Lane
The Sheshequin Buckskinners will hold monthly blackpowder shoots at noon on the second Sunday of each month. They are open to all shooters. Fee applies.
North Mountain Sportsmen's Club
Cowboy action shooting, no time provided, Oct. 28. For more information, contact Black Hills Barb at 538-9163 or visit www.northmt.com/cowboy.
The Sullivan County Shooting Sports Team will hold a shoot from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 21. Participants may shoot the individual disciplines of American trap, wobble trap, international bunker trap or sporting clays. If they choose, participants may shoot the "Shooter's Challenge," which includes one round of American trap, wobble trap, international bunker trap and sporting clays. Prizes will be awarded "Lewis Class" style if there are at least 20 participants in the Shooter's Challenge. Lunch and snacks will be available to purchase. For more information, call Nancy Craft at 482-4364.
Sportsmen Club Road, Orangeville
Bud Bowman, 394-4788 or 784-3686, or Keith Laylon, firstname.lastname@example.org or 394-1336
Regular trap range open, 9 a.m. Wednesdays; 6 p.m. Thursdays; 1 p.m. Sundays
Tripoli's Triggers Firearms Training & Educational Center
531 Washington Blvd.
Open 1-8 p.m. Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays; 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays/Fridays; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays
Fees may apply.
Beginners Firearms Safety Course: Participants will learn how to safely load a firearm, safely unload a firearm, safe clearing procedures, basic pistol shooting skills, the differences between a revolver and semi-automatic pistol and how to shoot each one, and more. A one-day class will be held 6-9 p.m. Oct. 29.
Contact the center for information on monthly shooting competitions. Advance registration required. Competitions monitored and supervised by NRA certified range officers.
Troy Rod & Gun Club
Gate 3 Alparon Park, Troy
Contact: Barry Estep, 297-8957
5-stand, trap and skeet shoots, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, starting Nov. 4. Fee applies. On Nov. 25, no shotguns will be permitted, as it is a sight-in day only. Shoots will not be held Nov. 11 and 18; Dec. 2, 23 and 30; Jan. 13 and 27; and Feb. 10 and 24.