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Friday night Trapshoots

Posted by Raymond Goin on May 13, 2015 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Starting in June and running through the month of August the FOOSLAND SPORTSMENS CLUB will be holding Trapshoots every Friday evening. We will see if the crowds pick up. Come out and give it a try.

Hunter Safety Update

Posted by Raymond Goin on April 29, 2015 at 9:00 PM Comments comments (0)

     The Foosland Sportsmens Club hosted an IDNR Hunter Safety class this passed weekend. We had 22 people take the class. Ages from 7 - 65 were in attendance. All 22 passed their test and are able to obtain their first Hunting license.

     Thanks to the Champaign County Pheasants Forever, NWTF Piatt County Double Beards, and the Foosland Sportsmens Club for all of the support for this event.

     My thanks also to Curt, Wendy, Tom, and Michael for the help in teaching these classes.

Final Splatterboard of the Season

Posted by Raymond Goin on March 29, 2015 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)

We held the last Splatterboard of the Season this morning. 80 Breakfasts were served and 28 Shoots. We also held 2 kids shoots. Thank you to all who participated in the Splatterboards this year. A big THANK YOU to the crew that helps to put them on. Mike B, Mike G, Ralph, Ken, Brian, Tricia, Amanda,Ken Kyle, Tom W, Layton, Harris, Raymond, Ron, Jim& Joanne. See everyone in September, when we start up again.

IDNR Hunter Safety Class April 25-26

Posted by Raymond Goin on March 25, 2015 at 8:40 PM Comments comments (0)

The Foosland Sportsmens Club will once again host a Hunter Safety class. The 10 hour class will be held Saturday April 25 9-5 PM and Sunday April 26 1-5 PM. You must attend all 10 hours of the class and pass a Multiiple choice test to recieve your Green Card to be able to get your Illinois Hunting License.

Class size is limited. Go to the IDNR website to register for the class. Lunch will be provided on Saturday for those in attendance.

Friday night Trapshoot canceled 2/27

Posted by Raymond Goin on February 25, 2015 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Due to the cold weather, we have canceled the Trapshoot Friday evening. Stay home and Stay safe!

SPLATTERBOARD date changed

Posted by Raymond Goin on February 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM Comments comments (0)

We have changed the date for our last SPLATTERBOARD of the season. We will be shooting on the 5th Sunday of March, instead of the 2nd. The date will be Sunday March 29th (PALM SUNDAY).

     It will start with Breakfast at 6 AM Splatterboard starts at 8. Trapshooting around 10AM.

Winter Trapshooting

Posted by Raymond Goin on January 15, 2015 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

After our discussion at the Board meeting last night it has been decided that: IF THE TEMPERATURE DOES NOT REACH 20 DEGREES, we will NOT hold a TRAP SHOOT that evening.

Friday Night Trapshoot

Posted by Raymond Goin on January 8, 2015 at 6:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Due to the extreme cold weather the Friday night Trapshoot for this week (January 9) will be canceled.  Please stay home, and Stay SAFE.

NEW YEAR'S DAY reminder

Posted by Raymond Goin on December 31, 2014 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Just a friendly reminder to please make sure you get all of the raffle tickets turned in before noon, tomorrow. The raffles for both the GUN SAFE and HAND MADE QUILT will be at 12 Noon at the club. Thanks and see you there.

November Splatterboard

Posted by Raymond Goin on November 9, 2014 at 2:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Hey folks

     We had a fantastic turnout for the November Splatterboard shoot. We served 62 breakfasts and held a total of 29 shoots. We provided a free breakfast for all the veterans in attendance.

     We have raffle tickets available for the NEW YEAR'S DAY drawing. We will be raffling of the Gun Safe and Handmade quilt. Stop by the clubhouse and get yours today!