Aug & Sept Shooting Events

Aug 20 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
Aug 27/28 Appleseed Shoot B&G Range All Day - Both Days
Sept 10 Pot Shots B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
Sept 13 Indoor Pistol Larry's Pistol & Pawn 6:00 p.m.
Sept 17 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
Sept 24 Pot Shots B&G Range 9:00 a.m.

Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         Aug 23, 2016
Time:        7:00 p.m.
Location:  Greenbriar Restaurant    (This is the OLD Greenbriar Restaurant about 2 miles north of I-565 exit #3).
Note:        Those planning to have a meal should be there by 6:00.

Pot Shots

TThe Pot Shots will start up again on Sept. 10th. The Range will be closed to Centerfire weapons while the Pot Shots are on the Range.

Dependent Membership

Members are reminded that Dependent Membership is NOT a family membership. Dependent membership only provides insurance for the dependent member. Dependent members may NOT use the Range unless the actual member is present on the Range.

Range Work

The dirt work and other work is still pending. When a date is selected David Howard will notify the members by e-mail. Be warned that if you get out there and the work is underway you will not be able to shoot until the work is complete.

Project Appleseed Clinic

The all-volunteer instructors of Project Appleseed will present a marksmanship clinic scheduled for the Range for the weekend of August 27/28, 2016. The clinic is appropriate for both well-established and new shooters. Focus of the clinic will be teaching and refining solid fundamentals in positions and technique. Some early American history will also be presented. Observers (with ear protection) are welcome. The Range will be CLOSED for other activities for this event.

Appleseed 2016 pricing is as follows:
1. Adult tickets are 60 dollars.
2. Youth (under 18) are 20 dollars.
3. Active military, drilling Guard/Reserve, LEO, and disabled Americans attend as guests of the program (free with ID).
4. Check Groupon for specials – often up to 30% off a ticket!

Ticket price includes all instruction, targets, chamber flags, and a t-shirt. Check-in will begin at 8am on both days at the range. For more information and to register, visit http://www.appleseedinfo.org/search-states-location.php?locationid=220.

For questions, please contact the State Coordinator (Rusty) or through their Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaProjectAppleseed



Prior Month Site News & Information




Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         July 19, 2016
Time:        7:00 p.m.
Location:  Greenbriar Restaurant    (This is the OLD Greenbriar Restaurant about 2 miles north of I-565 exit #3).
Note:        Those planning to have a meal should be there by 6:00.

Range Work

The dirt work is still pending. When a date is selected David Howard will notify the members by e-mail.  Be warned that if you get out there and the work is underway you will not be able to shoot until the work is complete.

B&G "F" Class Championship

The Club has scheduled an "F" Class Club Championship at the CMP range at Talladega on June 18th. This will be fired at 300 and 600 yards. Anyone interested in receiving a match program contact James Moses

Monthly High Power Matches

We had a good F-Class Championship at the CMP Range.  There were 31 competitors.  Laura Perry is the Club Champion.  Her husband Keith won the Sling shooter category. Photos provided by Ken Miholits.

                                                                                            

                                                                                                                   F-Class Firing Line 6-18-16


2016 Club F Class Champion, Laura Perry under the hat.

Project Appleseed Clinic

The all-volunteer instructors of Project Appleseed will present a marksmanship clinic scheduled for the Range for the weekend of August 27/28, 2016. The clinic is appropriate for both well-established and new shooters. Focus of the clinic will be teaching and refining solid fundamentals in positions and technique. Some early American history will also be presented. Observers (with ear protection) are welcome. The Range will be CLOSED for other activities for this event.

Appleseed 2016 pricing is as follows:
1. Adult tickets are 60 dollars.
2. Youth (under 18) are 20 dollars.
3. Active military, drilling Guard/Reserve, LEO, and disabled Americans attend as guests of the program (free with ID).
4. Check Groupon for specials – often up to 30% off a ticket!

Ticket price includes all instruction, targets, chamber flags, and a t-shirt. Check-in will begin at 8am on both days at the range. For more information and to register, visit http://www.appleseedinfo.org/search-states-location.php?locationid=220.

For questions, please contact the State Coordinator (Rusty) or through their Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaProjectAppleseed


For Sale

M-1D Sniper Rifle. From CMP lottery in 1997 with all papers and packaging. Appears to be unfired. Raritan Arsenal build and SA/RA marked. Late SA receiver and SA 52 barrel. Complete as shipped from CMP with cleaning kit, cheek rest, sling, flash hider, M-84 Weaver Scope. $4250, will consider trades. Please call Cliff Calhoun at 256-975-5772 if interested.

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Clean 30-06 military brass for sale. Once fired with crimped in primers and head stamped LC 69. $20 per 100. Richard Peters or call 256 881-4859.

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Winchester service grade M1 Garand. Early 90’s CMP gun. $1000 2517550 Wayne Wilburn 256-714-3769