Rifle Range will be closed Saturday mornings until 12noon during hunting season (that’s Oct 18 -Nov 29 – we stock birds & hunters are out back)
Reminder: Upper 50yd Range is for handguns & long guns shooting handgun cartridges & rimfire, muzzleloaders & shotguns – not highpower. Lower 100yd range is for anything up to & including 50 BMG.
Steamship Roast beef Dinner Saturday Oct. 25 1-2pm – Let us do the cooking! We are planning to cook a steamship or top round & bake potatoes in our wood-fired outside cooker. Tickets $10 per person -they will be available at the September meeting – or you can purchase before Oct 4th at the club bar or gunshop. Contributions of sidedishes – salads – desserts will be appreciated!!
Here’s the details on the new Mass. Gun laws from Comm2a: http://www.comm2a.org/images/PDFs/h_4376_explained.pdf
Migratory Bird Regulations are just out: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/laws-regulations/final-2014-15-waterfowl-abs.pdf
These fine organizations are fighting for our Civil Rights right here in Massachusetts. Their websites will keep you up-to-date on the latest information. check ‘em out & join/donate:
Gun Owners Action League : http://www.goal.org/
Commonwealth Second Amendment: http://comm2a.org/
Awesome Markmanship Articles - check out these digital magazines:
CMP: “On the Mark” http://www.odcmp.com/comm/OTM/14/OTMSpring2014.pdf.pdf NRA: “NRA Family Insights” & “Shooting Sports USA” http://www.nrafamilyinsights.org/ http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nra/ssusa_201408/ interesting editorial on pg 37 – from 1959, but could have been last week!
Classics to help you hit the Bullseye:
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nra/ssusa_201406/ (check out pg 33-37 classic Reprint “How to Shoot the Highpower Rifle” by Col. Crossman!!) http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nra/ssusa_201407/ (part 2 of”How to Shoot the Highpower Rifle” on pg 34)
Civilian Marksmanship Program: http://www.odcmp.org/ You can get an M1 Garand just like Great Grampa carried while Fighting for Freedom in the far corners of the Globe! The H&R M1’s were made just down the road in Worcester.
Newsletters Online: Click here to read this month’s & previous newsletters.
Rifle Range Badge Renewals See our committee page for more information.
Breakfast is Served! The kitchen is open for Sunday morning breakfasts. Hours are 7am-11am. PUBLIC IS WELCOME! This is a great opportunity to meet fellow club members, support your club, and get some great food at a great price!