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Open Event! – Important Read Please

Open Event! – Important Read Please

National Range Day & Grand Reopening Celebration June 4! After having to continually postpone the public celebration of our amazing facility safety upgrades we can now confidently set June 4, 2022, for our open house, a community-wide celebration at our facility and a national event. These safety enhancements were made possible through the Community Initiatives Program Grant from the City combined with support from our Community Partners, all the volunteer efforts, our funds and future commitments to the community. We…

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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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Volunteer RO’s Needed

Volunteer RO’s Needed

Lots of Volunteer ROs needed for this Thursday, September 9th. 5:45 ~ 8:30pm. A group of 35 will be visiting the LFGA shooting Sports Facility to experience handguns and shotguns (clay shooting.) These events are fantastic for getting new people interested in the shooting sports as well as showcasing our exceptional facility and volunteers! This is a GREAT opportunity for new or first time ROs as you will be paired up with experienced ROs as we need a large number…

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Volunteer Range Officers needed.

Volunteer Range Officers needed.

If you are a Range Officer we are in need of three RO volunteers this weekend for visitors to the centrefire range and the rimfire range for a couple hours. We are also in need of an RO comfortable with a first time rifle owner .22lr, which may need some assistance beyond range safety and operation -sighting in their new rifle etc. If you would like to help out by volunteering on either Saturday or Sunday, times are flexible please…

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Range Update – Construction Complete

Range Update – Construction Complete

The Shooting Sports Facility has been turned back to our control and it is time for our shooting community to come together and get to work. All volunteers will be observing strict COVID rules but we can still spread out and get a lot done. Ranges 1, 3, 4, 6 and 7 are now open for use tomorrow, May 10th 2021. Please use extra care avoiding the new baffles and freshly seeded areas.  Range 2s, 2 and 5 will take lot of…

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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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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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Last Push

Last Push

RANGE CLEAN UP – The Last Push Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:00 AM to NOON We held our range clean up days this past weekend and got a lot more accomplished that we expected to.  Nadine had a very aggressive list of things to get done and our membership came out and helped to really spruce up the place and get the ranges into working order.  We just have a few more hours to really push us over the finish…

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Thank-you!

Thank-you!

Good day everyone! I would like to personally thank all of you that came down for the range’s Clean Up Days this past week, and anyone that volunteers regularly around the range. You were all excellent help and we stayed busy all day, both days, and your efforts helped immensely to tackle my very ambitious list of repairs and clean up! Thank you. A special thank you to Marshal Metals for the scrap metal bin, that we filled to the…

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LFGA RANGE CLEAN UP

LFGA RANGE CLEAN UP

RANGE CLEAN UP June 26 & 27 Starting June 26th 8:00am Finishing June 27th 4:00pm We are holding our range clean up days, starting on Friday, June 26th and finishing up on Saturday, June 27th at 4:00 PM. We would love everyone to come down and lend a helping hand. To facilitate lunch and which jobs can be accomplished, we would like ALL people register by emailing Madeline at lfga.treasurer@gmail.com to indicate which areas they would like to put their time in. Requirements Need…

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