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Author: Allan Friesen

In addition to being the Vice-President of the LFGA, I am the Casino Chair. I teach the Canadian Firearm safety course / restricted course monthly at the LFGA clubhouse. I am also one of four instructors for our range officer training program.
LFGA Banquet / awards night – we need your help!

LFGA Banquet / awards night – we need your help!

Every year we have an awesome banquet – great food, good times and we recognize some of our amazing volunteers.  This event takes a lot of work and we need your help! We are having our first organizing meeting next Tuesday , November 6 at 5.30.  The Kerbers will host this meeting at their house – 808 6 Ave S (Yes, you are correct – that is the place with the incredible halloween decorations). Help with what?  Mostly finding sponsors…

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Guns & Guiness – participate or be a range officer?

Guns & Guiness – participate or be a range officer?

Check your calendar for November 17.  Our Shooting sports facility will host the “gun part” of this event.  Obviously the Guinness consumption will be after the range activities and off-range. Maybe you want to participate OR maybe you want to be a range officer for this event?  Registration details on the poster.  If you want to volunteer, let me know.  Allan Friesen

Range Closed – lightning strike damage!

Range Closed – lightning strike damage!

Sorry for the inconvenience, but the range is closed temporarily.  A recent lightning strike fried the electronics in our gate opener.  Of course, we can’t just leave the gate open….. so we are scrambling to get the parts to restore functionality to the gate controller. Yesterday Eric G was kind enough to hang around the range all day and let people in….. but that is too much to ask for a volunteer.  So, we are working on a solution to…

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LFGA Revised Meeting Schedule.

LFGA Revised Meeting Schedule.

Hi, Earlier we adopted new bylaws that also incorporated a different meeting schedule than we have used in the past.  Should you have any LFGA business that needs to be handled sooner, please contact me alfriesen@gmail.com or cell 587-220-8840.  Also, please note these in your calendar / phone – the meetings for the balance of 2018 and for 2019 will be as follows; September, 2018 October, 2018 November , 2018 January, 2019 March, 2019 – AGM September, 2019 October, 2019…

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4-H Shooting Sports – please help me help these kids!

4-H Shooting Sports – please help me help these kids!

4H is a great program with some exceptional participants!  Help me help them learn safe firearms practices …. and of course, have some fun. Three consecutive Wednesdays – M​ay 9 , 16 and 23 starting at 6 pm See this sign-up sheet or e-mail me alfriesen@gmail.com 4-H group at the range – 3 nights May 2018

Photographers – keep LFGA in mind!

Photographers – keep LFGA in mind!

Another reason to be an LFGA member!  The opportunity to enter your photos in our Annual Awards / Wild Game Banquet. If you capture a beautiful image, show it off at the next banquet Feb 9, 2019.  And planning on attending to enjoy some great food and great times with great some people!

Bird dogging for bird entries.

Bird dogging for bird entries.

The LFGA wild game banquet and awards night is a great place to show off your hunting prowess.  Also, consider sharing some of the bounty to add to the delicious meals at the banquet. Make plans now to enter your bird harvest – for more details, contact the Bird Game Chair Kurt Parks at kjparks@telus.net  Jonn Kerber at krbrflrs@shaw.ca would love to hear from you next fall with your offer to share your harvest to add to the menu at…

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