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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.
Hillside Rod & Gun Club
612 Gulick St., Blossburg
Contact: Phil Boinski at 638-3396
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.
339 Sportsman's Club Road, Mansfield
All events are open to general public; family participation encouraged.
Monthly membership meeting, 7 p.m. - April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, Aug. 26, Sept. 23, Oct. 21, Nov. 25
Range closed - Dec. 2-14, Dec. 25
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
Lycoming Creek Sportsman's Club
75 Sportsman's Club Lane, Marsh Hill
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 Montour Sportsmen's
74 Sportsmen Road, Turbotville
Contacts: Matt Swartz, 490-2784, or Gary Lewis, 764-0723
3-D archery shoots will be held on April 7, May 5, June 2, July 7, Aug. 4 and Sept. 1. The 30-target course offers a variety of North American and African game animals and includes medium- to close-range shots. Shooters may register until 2 p.m. Fees apply for adults and youth ages 12 to 15. Children under 12 are free.
North Mountain Sportsmen's Club
562 Spook Hollow Road, Muncy Valley
Sporting clays shoots will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 22 and Oct. 20. They are open to the public. For more information, call 772-3337.
Open trap and skeet will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday evenings, beginning April 17, weather permitting. For more information, call 946-7769 or 482-4364.
The Sullivan County High School Shooting Sports Club will hold a sporting clays shoot from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 21. The fundraiser will offer shooters the opportunity to shoot American trap, wobble trap and a 5-station sporting clays course. For more information, call 482-4364.
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 Wednesday evenings beginning May 15.
Troy Rod & Gun Club
Gate 3 Alparon Park, Troy
Contact: Barry Estep, 297-8957
Wobble, skeet and 5-stand shoots will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays. Last signup is at 8:30 p.m.