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LFGA Range Officer Certification Course.

LFGA Range Officer Certification Course.

Hello Folks, If you are already a LFGA Range Officer you don’t need to take this course but you can share this information with friends who would be interested. This course will be provided online using Zoom. IT Requirements: Computer with a decent screen size, camera, microphone. You may wish to add the Zoom application that you can get at zoom.us Membership Requirement:LFGA Range Membership number Cost: to complete your registration send $35.00 by EMT to: lfga.range.operator@gmail.com In the EMT…

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LFGA Range 2 Centre Fire – PARTIAL Opening

LFGA Range 2 Centre Fire – PARTIAL Opening

Hello Folks, I have determined that we can PARTIALLY open Range 2.  Please understand that you must respect the wishes of the people working on the range and follow their instructions. We have brought three benches over from Range 3 and 4 for temporary benches on Range 2.  These will be returned once the permanent benches are installed.  We will from time to time make requests for volunteers to assist with the bench installation etc.  Currently a group of construction volunteers are…

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3 Up Coming Courses – Reloading/Cleaning/Sighting In Rifle

3 Up Coming Courses – Reloading/Cleaning/Sighting In Rifle

Reloading Course February 26, 2022 9AM to 4PM Lethbridge Fish & Game Hut 1005 – 9th Avenue South DOUBLE VACCINATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND ANY OR ALL OF THESE COURSES Basic introduction to reloading for solid, removable bolt action centre fire rifles. Hands on course that includes: ​Setting up dies ​Cleaning and inspecting brass ​Resizing and trimming brass ​Deburring brass ​Cleaning primer pockets  ​Determining overall length of cartridge ​Introduction to powders and primers​ ​Proper measuring of powder ​Quick overview of bullets​ ​Basic understanding…

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LFGA Firearm Donation

LFGA Firearm Donation

Lethbridge South – Canadian Tire,  Winchester and Browning have just delivered some high-end wonderful firearms for our purposes. Through the contributions of our volunteers, corporate partners and donors the Lethbridge Fish and Game Association is able to provide our community with programs and projects that make it so that people in Southern Alberta can enjoy the outdoors now and into the future.  The Lethbridge South Canadian Tire store has generously supported our community consistently with discounts and donations over the…

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LFGA Volunteers in Action – Wildlife

LFGA Volunteers in Action – Wildlife

Hello Folks,  LFGA through our great volunteers completed many projects. Here is a picture of Fred Watmough and Frank Pawlak releasing pheasants. Vic Stasiuk and I have also worked on this Alberta Conservation Association project.  Along with 4H clubs we are also providing funds to release hens during the mating season. Our hope is that there will be many of these beautiful birds being born in the wild for our children to enjoy.  Proceeds from the hunters licenses provide Alberta Conservation…

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Range 2 Update

Range 2 Update

Hello folks,  Range 2, our center fire range is going to be open this weekend.  and we will still work towards keeping it open after 4:00 PM during the week and weekends except while we have equipment working to make it so you can sight in your hunting rifles.  The work 2 filling the huge pit between the 100 yard and 200 yard target lines on Range 2 is almost finished and if the weather cooperates we will have the…

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Range 2 Update

Range 2 Update

Hello Folks You may have noticed a lot of construction activity around and on Range 2 our rifle, centre fire range. Check out the sign in the driveway by the office and the Range Calendar for updates as the range opens and closes as we can get volunteers and product delivered to fill the huge pit between the 100 and the 200yard target lines. We are doing fairly well keeping this range open all day during the weekends as well…

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LAST RANGE OFFICER CERTIFICATION COURSE AVAILABLE 2021

LAST RANGE OFFICER CERTIFICATION COURSE AVAILABLE 2021

New LFGA Range members who are not yet Range Officers are invited to a Zoom meeting. Please forward this email to others that would be interested. Everyone will need to individually register for the course even if they will be attending on one computer. IT Requirements: Computer with decent screen size, camera, microphone. Membership Requirement: LFGA Range Membership number. Cost: $35.00 EMT to: lfga.range.operator@gmail.com When: Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 08:00 AM Register in advance for this meeting by clicking the…

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