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GUN CLEANING COURSE

GUN CLEANING COURSE

February 24, 2019 1PM to 4PM Lethbridge Fish & Game Hut 9th Avenue & 10 Street South Basic introduction to cleaning of bolt action, break action, and pump action centre fire rifles. Course includes: Cleaning Rests and Equipment Cleaning Products – solvents and lubricants Cleaning Methods for Rifles Additional Deep Cleaning Methods All supplies are included for $15.00 which must be paid in full before February 16, 2019 Name:______________________________________________________________________ email:______________________________________________________________________ Register at maddie54@agt.net by providing all information requested.  All payments by…

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RELOADING COURSE

RELOADING COURSE

February 23, 2019 9AM to 4PM Lethbridge Fish & Game Hut 9th Avenue & 10 Street South Basic introduction to reloading for 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 of reloading manuals and where to start Demonstrations will be on resizing of 30-06…

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AHEIA Mentor Hunting Program

AHEIA Mentor Hunting Program

Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association is holding a mentor certification workshop Tuesday January 22. This workshop will introduce interested individuals that would like to be mentors to the mentored hunt program AHEIA manages for first-time hunters. These individuals will be eligible to apply to AHEIA to be certified subject to AHEIA standards and requirements. January 22, 2019 7:00 PM at the LFGA Hut on 9th Avenue S Registration required: Send your contact information and intention to attend to trpwalcott@gmail.com

Site-In Clinic

Site-In Clinic

With the fall hunting season fast approaching, there will be an open site-in clinic for centre fire long arms on Saturday, October 13th between 9AM and 3PM on Range 2.  Dust the cob webs off the old gun and come on down and get it sighted in for the hunting season or just to have some fun with it.  There will be qualified volunteers on hand to get your shots on the paper. Targets provided. Open to one and all…

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HEARTFELT THANKS!

HEARTFELT THANKS!

I would like to thank Erika, Bryce and Mike of Solar Optix who jumped on the bandwagon and got the lights fixed at the Hut before the week long rental. Thanks to all the other electricians who answered the call.  Just as an update, now that we have secured a longer lease on the Hut, we would like input from our members to find out what, if anything, they would like to see happen there in ways of renovations, updates…

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Successful Site-InClinic

Successful Site-InClinic

Another successful site in clinic was held and well attended by both members and non-members. It has become very clear the Lethbridge Fish & Game serves a very good purpose in making sure that we have people out in the field hunting this year that have their guns well sighted in for the safety of our community and the ethical & effective harvest of animals. We learn from these clinics what our membership and population at large require and it…

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Site – In Clinic

Site – In Clinic

With the fall hunting season fast approaching, there will be an open site-in clinic for centre fire long arms on Saturday, September 8th between 9AM and 3PM on Range 2.  Dust the cob webs off the old gun and come on down and get it sighted in for the hunting season or just to have some fun with it.  There will be qualified volunteers on hand that are knowledgeable in minor scope and trigger repairs, the cleaning process,  and getting…

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Volunteers Needed for Big Bore Range – May 30

Volunteers Needed for Big Bore Range – May 30

We require 4 volunteers with shovels and strong backs to assist in reconstructing the enclosure for the reactive steel targets at the 200 berm.  We will be starting on Wednesday, May 30th at 8:00 and hope to have it all wrapped up by Noon.  If you can help out, please contact Madeline at maddie54@agt.net or 403-892-8571.  Every little bit helps!

Calling all Centre/Rim Fire Long Arm Owners

Calling all Centre/Rim Fire Long Arm Owners

With spring finally in the air, there will be an open site-in clinic for centre and rim fire long arms on Saturday, May 5th between 9AM and 3PM. Dust the cob webs off the old gun and come on down and get it sighted in for the season.  There will be qualified volunteers on hand that are knowledgeable in minor scope and trigger repairs, the cleaning process,  and getting your shots on the paper. Open to one and all whether…

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