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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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Exciting 1.7 Million Dollar Facility Upgrade to start Nov. 2, 2020!

Exciting 1.7 Million Dollar Facility Upgrade to start Nov. 2, 2020!

The LFGA Shooting Sports Facility is undergoing significant renovations to the ranges to provide safety advantages to both users and the surrounding community. This project will allow the Lethbridge Fish & Game Shooting Sports Facility to maintain the highest safety standards available now and moving forward for years to come. The main focus of this comprehensive upgrade is adding additional aerial baffles, ground baffles, and improved projectile backstops. These features have been designed to provide the best possible shooting experience…

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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 

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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WE need YOU! Tomorrow April 27.

WE need YOU! Tomorrow April 27.

PLEASE JOIN US TOMORROW APRIL 27th for a VERY SPECIAL EVENT and our Annual Shooting Sports Facility Clean Up – lunch provided. LFGA Shooting Sports Facility Spring Clean up runs from 9:00 am to 4:00 all members and their families/friends invited to help keep our excellent facilities in top shape. ALSO, COME BE PART OF LFGA 95 Years of Community Service – Special Event Series 2019 – 11:45 am- 1:30 pm Official Opening and Dedication of the new Southern Alberta…

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Don’t miss this Sat. the 27th!

Don’t miss this Sat. the 27th!

Plean to come on down to a Big Event going on at the Lethbridge Fish and Game Shooting Sports Facility this Sat. the 27th – watch for details! Please note this is also a range clean-up day with a SUPER program planned in the middle. If you want to volunteer to help clean up and participate in the volunteer opportunity email our Volunteer Chair Ms, Selestia volunteer.lfga@gmail.com

Cannabis and the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility

Cannabis and the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility

Cannabis and the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility This is just a reminder that it is your responsibility while using our Shooting Sports Facility to keep all your activities within our rules and safe for all people. It is also critical your judgement is NOT impaired in ANY way. Range Officers observing other users who seem to have impaired judgement should act and advise the user that they should reconsider using the range. So, since cannabis and cannabis products have been proven…

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Don’t be that Guy (or Gal)!

Don’t be that Guy (or Gal)!

Don’t Charge the Facility Gate!   We have put this out a few times since we had to change our gate system due to an unfortunate lightning strike.  The gate will only allow ONE car or truck to pass through per swipe of the gate card.  Do not charge through the gate after someone else has opened it!  If you do it is possible you may sustain damage to your vehicle.  It is very important that the Range Operator can access…

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