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.
Here’s the details on the new Mass. Gun laws from Comm2a: http://www.comm2a.org/images/PDFs/h_4376_explained.pdf
Wachusett Mountainmen Primitive Shoot Sept 6&7!! Our Wachusett Mountainmen will hold their annual primitive shoot and campout in our Primitive Area. The events begin about 9am. There are a number of “Wicked Cool” matches scheduled – Woodswalks for Rifle, Smoothbore, Archery and Edged Weapons. (like mini-golf with a muzzle-loader!) Also standing Hawk & Knife, Buck & Ball, Flint & percussion pistols. Call Gary Bergeron 508-868-4481 for more info.
NRA Day & Club Barbecue September 21st: CELEBRATE NATIONAL HUNTING & FISHING DAY ! The Leominster Sportsman’s Club invites you to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day at their annual “NRA Day” from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21 (rain or shine), followed by the club’s barbecue at 1455 Elm St.
Cost is $5 (first 50 will get an NRA sports t-shirt). There will be a safety lesson, 22 rifles, pistols, shotguns, muzzleloaders, archery, and the pond is open for fishing.
This event is open to adults, children, members and non-members, new shooters or old pros. For info contact Art O’Leary at (978) 537-2642 or email@example.com. flier:LSA NRA HF day2014 flier
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/
Mass Basic Hunter Education Course
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!
(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.
Women On Target Class is FULL!
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!