(EDITOR'S NOTE: The Sun-Gazette reserves the right to edit items submitted for the "Shooting Sports" section. To submit an event, call 570-326-1551, ext. 3116.)
Consolidated Sportsmen of Lycoming County
6386 Route 87, Loyalsockville
Broken Rock Skeet Club: Open 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sundays and 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays. New shooters welcome and lessons are available. Call Ed Kelley at 570-322-5582.
Lycoming Trap Shooters: Open shooting from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Fee applies. Call Jeff Welliver at 570-435-0444.
Cowboy lever action Tuesday night matches - May 6 and 20. Contact Jake Brown at 570-634-3126 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cowboy pistol cartridge and smallbore cowboy rifle - May 13 and 27. Contact Al Foust at 570-435-0043 or email@example.com.
Smallbore silhouette - May 18, June 15. Contact Bob Belz at 570-584-5943 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Highpower and semi-auto military silhouette - May 24. Contact Adam Steppe at 570-745-3719 or email@example.com.
Cowboy lever action Saturday matches - May 24. Contact Ed Fisher at 570-398-3955 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keystone Sportsmen's Association
1090 Hughes Road, Muncy
Call 570-546-5779 between 5-8 p.m. Thursdays or leave a message.
For the youth league, contact Don Daughenbaugh at email@example.com or 570-435-0451; or Ann VanDine at 570-244-1324.
Open trap shooting, 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Kitchen open.
Spring Youth Trap Shooting League meets May 18, 50 targets. Shooters who want to be eligible for a trophy must shoot 200 targets by May 18; makeup dates are available. Eye and ear protection are required and available at no cost upon request. Shooting bags and a shotgun are available for use, on Keystone property only, upon request. Shooters must provide their own ammo and target fees. Youth shooters interested in competing as a team at the State Trapshooting Competition held in June at Elysburg can let Don Daughenbaugh know.
ATA schedule: May 10-11, Mother's Day shoot (note corrected date); May 24-26, club championships, trophies; June 1, Claybuster, by invitation only, call the club for details.
Lambs Creek Sportsman's Club
339 Sportsman's Club Road, Mansfield
All events are open to general public; family participation encouraged.
5-stand sporting clay shoots, second Sunday of every month from May 11 though Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Open to public, $5 per round for adults and $4 per round for youth 16 and under. Shooter are responsible for their own guns and shells. A single round requires 25 shells. Snacks and refreshments sold. Instruction is available free of charge for novice shooters. Safety equipment is required and available for use from the club.
May 17 - NRA Registered Rimfire Silhouette, registration at 8 a.m.
May 27 - Monthly membership meeting, 7 p.m.
North Montour Sportsmen's Association
74 Sportsmen Road, Turbotville
Josh Leighow, 570-713-5667
Matt Swartz, 570-490-2784; and Gary Lewis, 570-764-0723 (archery)
3D archery shoots on May 4, June 1. Registration open until 2 p.m. Thirty-target course of a variety of North American and African safari game animals at medium to close range. Cost is $8 for adults; $4 for 12- to 15-year-olds; and free for 12 and younger.
North Mountain Sportsmen's Club
562 Spook Hollow Road, Muncy Valley
Sporting clay shoots, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 18, June 22
Open trap and skeet, 6 p.m. Wednesdays through October, weather permitting.
Southern Clinton County Sportsman's Club
55 S. Sportsmans Road, Loganton
Tom Jeffries, 570-725-3561
Proceeds from sporting clay shoots benefit the Youth Hunter Education Challenge team
Sporting clays shoots, noon-4 p.m. May 18. Open to public.
Public trap shooting, 1 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of each month, weather permitting.
Rifle & Pistol Club
P.O. Box 341, Towanda
Rifle range: Bridge Street, 3 miles west of Route 6
300-yard F-class/heavy varmint rifle shoots will be held May 25, June 29. Sign-up at 9:30 a.m.; shoots start at 10. Cost is $10. Forty rounds, unlimited sighters, 30 minutes for each 20 rounds. Any centerfire rifle with power scope and muzzle brakes allowed. Two classes - Unlimited, shot from benches with adjustable front rest and rear bag; and tactical, shot from the group with front bipod and rear bag. Targets are two sheets with double bullseye; 20 shots per sheet; separate sighter target provided. Eye and ear protection required for shooters and spectators. Single shots only. Safety rules enforced.
Tripoli's Triggers Firearms Training & Educational Center
531 Washington Blvd.
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. Three-hour classes will be held May 6, 13, 20, 27.
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 Wednesdays from May 14 to June 11.
Troy Rod & Gun Club
Gate 3 Alparon Park, Troy
Barry Estep, 570-297-8957
Trap, skeet and 5-stand shoots will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays.