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Hunting Draw Workshop 

Hunting Draw Workshop 

Open Event for Members & the Public This LFGA workshop will include a basic instruction on the hunting draws system in Alberta and how to make an application. Individuals who need help will receive personalized assistance. In addition attendees will learn how to determine what priority points are needed to draw, where there are higher harvest rates, and where they are likely to find different species. Short and long term strategies will be explained including how to predict when a…

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ANNUAL RANGE CLEANUP 

ANNUAL RANGE CLEANUP 

ANNUAL RANGE CLEANUP Please plan on volunteering for the range cleanup.  DATES: May 14-15TIMES: 9:00AM to 4:00PMCome for an hour or the day. Lunch will be served and beverages will be available. Bring the family.  Here are some of the VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES.PRE-DETERMINED ORGANIZERS – If you have a project and a group of volunteers set up to meet in your area you can meet in advance to communicate resources required, team strategy and priorities. Contact: Rick Blakeley, lfga.range.operator@gmail.com PROJECTS REQUIRING DROP-IN VOLUNTEERS AND COORDINATORS:Large…

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Bench Rest League & Jr. Rifle

Bench Rest League & Jr. Rifle

INFORMATION SESSIONS for Bench Rest League This year (2022) the Bench Rest League starts its 21st season.We are holding two (2) information sessions for the league on Wednesday, May 11th andWednesday, May 18th at 7:00 pm. These will be informal question/answer sessions where one learns the equipment requirements, the course of action, and the benefits of bench rest league. Bring the gun you are interested in using for league and anything else that you think you might need. We will…

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Help Needed!

Help Needed!

We are still looking for individuals to help with the Lethbridge Fish and Game Association Coulee Clean Up 2022! Join the LFGA Coulee Clean Up Team When: April 30th, 9:00AM meet uptime Where: Meet at Elizabeth Hall How: Contact George Fairs to volunteer or get more information: Fairsgeorge@gmail.com

RANGE OFFICER CERTIFICATION COURSE

RANGE OFFICER CERTIFICATION COURSE

If you are not a Range Officer this is a course that is required to access the LFGA Shooting Sports Facility independently. REGISTER TO HOLD A SEAT BY:Emailing the following information toLFGA.Range.Operator@gmail.com First name:Last name:Membership #:ANDEMT the course fee of $35.00 to:LFGA.Range.Operator@gmail.com DATE: Saturday, April 30, 2023TIME 1:00 to 4:00 PMLOCATION: LFGA Shooting Sports Facility Classroom. Rick Blakeley, LFGA Volunteer Range Operator TEXT: 403-308-3541 LFGA.Range.Operator@gmail.com

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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LFGA Range Officer Certification Course

LFGA Range Officer Certification Course

January 29, 2022 This course will be provided online using Zoom. If you are already a Range Officer please share this message with those who may wish to join us. WHEN: Saturday January 29, 2022 from 1:00 to 5:00PM REGISTER IN ADVANCE by clicking the following link: Register CONFIRMATION: After registering with Zoom, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about confirming your registration with me and the processes required for joining the meeting. COMPUTER REQUIREMENTS: Computer with a…

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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 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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