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Easter Update (Shooting Sport Facility)

Easter Update (Shooting Sport Facility)

Hi Folks,THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! I appreciate all of your emails and comments. They show that you really are passionate members of our shooting community. CONSTRUCTION UPDATEConstruction seems to be taking two steps forward and then three steps backward but today I had some GREAT NEWS…. The people erecting the air baffles will be working overtime and weekends to hurry the job.  We may be taking four steps forward soon. . WHAT A WONDERFUL NEW LFGA COMMUNITY PARTNER — Mc NALLY CONTRACTORS LTD.— PROVIDING AND HAULING SOIL FOR…

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Important Notice Regarding Facility Use.

Important Notice Regarding Facility Use.

From our Volunteer Range Operator and President, Rick Blakeley Dear Members, We have been attempting to gain access to ranges 1, 6 and 7 however due to occupational health and safety concerns this will not happen. Many of you were diligent and sent in the revised access agreement and that shows me how important access to the range is to you however in the interest of getting the construction completed without complications the City has required us to completely curtail…

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AFGA Donation

AFGA Donation

Members, This year has been tremendously hard for organizations to fundraise as they have in the past so we encourage you to personally donate to the Alberta Fish and Game Association (AFGA) using the attached form. AFGA will provide you with a tax receipt against your 2021 taxes and donations received prior to April 8, 2021 will be announced at the AFGA AGM and will be listed in an issue of Outdoor Canada West. At our AGM we determined that LFGA…

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Range Update

Range Update

LFGA Shooting Sports Facility Status Report – Monday March 1, 2021 Construction Project Background:Thank you very much for your patience as we complete this 1.7 million dollar construction project. This has been a crazy year to complete this important construction and we understand your frustrations. Please remember that Allan, Tom and I have been working on getting CIP grant funding to relocate or improve range safety since 2012. We are volunteers who have done our best to represent your best…

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Huge Help Needed to Finish a Project at our facility!

Huge Help Needed to Finish a Project at our facility!

Hello Folks, This has been a very busy summer For the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility even with the COVID restrictions. We have been working on a new range for quite some time but we have reached an impasse and we require some heavy equipment to complete Range 8 which will be home to our action shooters and first responder training. This will be a great addition for our shooting community. A huge thank you goes to Scott Meeks (CCK Snow…

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Range Officer Course Aug. 29

Range Officer Course Aug. 29

Now is your chance to become a Range Officer! Saturday, Aug 29th, 2020 is the next range officer course. Only 14 spots available! To register email lfga.range.operator@gmail.com  Where: LFGA Shooting Sports Facility (AKA the range) When: Arrive just before 1:00 pm. What to Bring: 1. Your 2020 LFGA membership card 2. $30 3. A pen. RANGE ADDRESS – 128 Riverbottom, Peenaquim Park, Part of 12-9-22. This course is usually finished in three hours. If you have any questions please contact Rick Blakeley at lfga.range.operator@gmail.com 

Range Officer Course

Range Officer Course

For new members or anyone that is not an LFGA range officer. When: Tuesday July 21st Time: 6:00-9:00pm Cost: $30 Where: Meet at the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility Gate Only 14 spots available, you must email lfga.range.operator@gmail.com to register.

Range Officer Course

Range Officer Course

Now is your chance to become a Range Officer! Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 is the next range officer course. Show up at the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility (AKA the range) just before 6:00 pm. What to Bring: 1. Mask 2. Your 2020 LFGA membership card 3. $30 3. A pen. RANGE ADDRESS – 128 Riverbottom, Peenaquim Park, Part of 12-9-22. It is usually finished in three hours. Looking for another date, upcoming Range Officer Courses: Saturday, July 11, 2020 If you…

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LFGA ONLINE RANGE OFFICER COURSE

LFGA ONLINE RANGE OFFICER COURSE

The facility is open and operating the range under special COVID 19 rules. All members should make sure you understand these rules. This course is for new range members of the Lethbridge Fish and Game – Shooting Sports Facility.  To get a membership go to https://lfga.club/membership-info/ Successful participants in this course will get an electronic gate card for the gate. Date: June 6, 2020 Time: 9:00 am Requirements:  Zoom software … Free DownloadComputer with a microphone and a cameraYou must be an LFGA Range Member and will need to register with your membership number. Register in…

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