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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; Al Foust, 435-0043
Open 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sundays and 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays. New shooters welcome and lessons are available.
Highpower and semiauto military silhouette - 8 a.m. sight-in, start at 9: April 27, May 25, June 22, July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28 (60-round championship )
Smallbore rifle - 9 a.m. sight-in, start at 10: April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15, Oct. 20
Cowboy lever action Saturday matches - sight-in and start at conclusion of highpower match: April 27, May 25, June 22, July 27, Aug. 24
Cowboy lever action Tuesday matches - 4:30 p.m. sight-in, start at 6: May 7 and 21, June 4 and 18, July 2, 16 and 30, Aug. 20
Cowboy pistol cartridge and smallbore cowboy rifle - 4:30 p.m. sight-in, start at 6: May 14 and 28, June 11 and 25, July 9 and 23, Aug. 13 and 27
The Lycoming Trap Shooters at CSLC has open shooting from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Fee applies. Call Jeff Welliver at 435-0444 for details.
Keystone Sportsmen's Association
1090 Hughes Road, Muncy
Open trap shooting, 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays.
Youth trap league meets April 14 and May 19. Practice at noon, shooting at 1 p.m.
For all ATA shoots, registration begins at 9 a.m., shooting at 10, unless otherwise noted. For details, contact the club. Shoots will be held April 20 (22nd annual 16-yard marathon, ammo for winners), April 21 (ammo), May 11-12 (all female shooters receive gift), May 25-27 (cash prizes, registration at 8 a.m. daily; pig roast Sunday); June 2 (state shoot warmup), June 22 (MS benefit shoot), June 23 (junior and sub-junior honor shoot), July 13 (free targets for two shooters traveling the farthest to the club), July 14 (worker appreciation shoot, gifts for office staff), Aug. 16-18 (annual sponsor shoot (added money, chicken barbeque Aug. 18), Oct. 12-13 (bag of shot), Oct. 26-27 (tenderloin shoot), Nov. 2-3 (basket of apples), Nov 16-17 (turkey), Dec. 14-15 (ham).
Tuesday afternoon trapshoots at 1 p.m. Minimum of three shooters per event. Shoots on June 18, 25; July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27; Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24.
Lambs Creek Sportsman's Club
339 Sportsman's Club Road, Mansfield
All events are open to general public; family participation encouraged.
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24 - Open practice and informational session for Team Lambs Creek, a sporting clays team for boys and girls in fourth to 12th grades. Youth should bring eye and ear protection, a shotgun if possible and two boxes of No. 8 shells. For more information, contact coach Gary Laudermilch at 662-2182 or by email at glauder firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monthly membership meeting, 7 p.m. - March 25, April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, Aug. 26, Sept. 23, Oct. 21, Nov. 25
Range closed - March 31, Dec. 2-14, Dec. 25
Fish stocking, meet at club, bring the kids - 10 a.m. April 6
Club Work Bee - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 14, Oct. 13
BB Gun Shoot, Mill Cove Earth Day Celebration, April 20
NRA Registered rimfire silhouette shoots, registration at 8 a.m. - April 28, May 18, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22
Youth fishing derby - 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. May 4
5-stand sporting clays; fee applies, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., May 12, June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8
State YHEC at Scotia Range, volunteers appreciated - June 15
PGC hunter-trapper education, registration required - June 22
Shooting Day for Kids, 8 a.m.-noon July 20
Women's Day, registration required - 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 24
Running Deer Shoot - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24
Sight-in days, open to all, 10 a.m.-sunset - Nov. 30 and Dec. 1
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.
Orangeville Sportsmen Club
Sportsmen Club Road, Orangeville
Bud Bowman, 394-4788 or 784-3686, or Keith Laylon, email@example.com or 394-1336
Regular trap range open, 9 a.m. Wednesdays; 6 p.m. Thursdays; 1 p.m. Sundays
Southern Clinton County Sportsman's Club
55 S. Sportsmans Road, Loganton
Tom Jeffries, 725-3561
Proceeds from sporting clay shoots benefit the Youth Hunter Education Challenge team
Public sporting clay shoots - noon to 4 p.m. April 21, May 19, June 23, July 14, Oct. 13
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.
Tactics for Home Defense seminar, 3-5:30 p.m. April 28. Learn about proper use of force, tactics to stay safe at home, use and deployment of pepper spray, an introduction to firearms safety and a tour of the training facility and indoor shooting range. No shooting. Fee applies, and space is limited. Instructors include retired police officers.
Ladies 5-week program: Classroom training on firearms safety and handling as well as tactics in self-defense, in particular, dealing with home invasions. Participants must attend each date. Upcoming programs will be held Thursday evenings beginning March 21 or Wednesday evenings beginning April 3 or May 15.
Troy Rod & Gun Club
Gate 3 Alparon Park, Troy
Contact: Barry Estep, 297-8957
Wobble Trap & Skeet League, 50 birds, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, March 3-24. Registration fees for adults and youth; prizes awarded. Shoot-off on April 7.
5-stand, trap and skeet shoots, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Fee applies.