|Posted by Raymond Goin on January 1, 2018 at 8:15 PM||comments (0)|
Our 28th year to hold this event is in the books.
We started the day off with some furnace troubles, but got thing working as they should. We served 22 hearty folks Breakfast of Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Hash Browns, and Biscuits and Gravy.
7 shoots and 2 Pie shoots were held. Brandon Thomas was drawn as the winner of the Micro-9 pistol.
Thanks to Ralph, Mike B, Brian, Layton, Tom W, Mike G, Tom W, Tricia, and Bobby W. Without their help, we couldn't have done this event.
Thanks and Have a HAPPY NEW YEAR!
|Posted by Raymond Goin on December 29, 2017 at 6:20 PM||comments (0)|
We will be hosting our 28th annual NEW YEAR'S DAY SPLATTERBOARD Shoot on Monday January 1, 2018.
No matter the weather, no matter the temperature, We WILL be open and ready to serve you a hearty warm Breakfast and all of the coffee you can hold.
Remember that we will also be holding the ANNIE TOURNAMENT starting around 10:30, or so. We might also shoot a DERBY if the crowd is there. We will be drawing the winner of the RAFFLE at noon.
Come out and have some Chili while you wait your turn to shoot.
Hope to see you there.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on December 26, 2017 at 12:10 PM||comments (0)|
Foosland Sportsmen’s Club will be offering a break from the mid-winter cold. The Clinic will be conducted at the Foosland Sportsmen’s Club Clubhouse building at 12:00 PM on Sunday January 28. This year’s class will be consist of two very different topics.
Topic 1: Preparing for a Western US big game hunt.
⦁ What to hunt and where to hunt.
⦁ Caliber selection.
⦁ Maximum point blank range of the rifle.
⦁ Using your duplex scope reticle for ranging and determining aiming points for distances up to 500 yards.
⦁ Training your body to hunt in mountains.
Topic 2: Assembly of an AR 15 upper receiver.
Demonstration of the assembly of an AR-15 A2 upper receiver from a parts kit.
From this demonstration you will also learn the requirements and procedures for changing barrels, adding free float tubes, replacing hand guards, and other various customizations available for the AR-15.
Instruction is provided by club member and NRA High Master Class High Power shooter Jeff Porter. A $5 donation would be appreciated to offset expenses and training materials. Please feel free to direct questions about the Clinic to [email protected]
|Posted by Raymond Goin on December 11, 2017 at 1:55 AM||comments (0)|
We had 16 shoots this morning. 36 breakfasts were served.
We will be holding our next SPLATTERBOARD SHOOT on NEW YEARS DAY. Come out for breakfast and stay fpor the SPLATTERBOARD. We will also be drawing for our Raffle of the Micro-9 Pistol about Noon on January 1st.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on November 28, 2017 at 8:35 PM||comments (0)|
Tonight was the last Trap shoot of the year for the Foosland Sportsmens Club. Great weather, a good crowd, Good food (Thanks Wayne, the brats were very well liked). The BS was flowing tonight. It was a good end to a good season.
We hope to see you all when we start back up in March. Until then come out and visit us during the SPLATTERBOARD Season. The Second Sunday of December, New Years Day, and the second Sunday of February and March
|Posted by Raymond Goin on November 19, 2017 at 8:20 PM||comments (0)|
This morning Spaltterboard shoot served nearly 25 people breakfast. 15 shhots were held, including 2 youth shoots. Several first time attendees were present.
Hope to see you again, next year.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on November 12, 2017 at 10:20 PM||comments (0)|
Sunday November 19, we will host a SPLATTERBOARD shoot for the VALLEY of DANVILLE SHRINERS.
Breakfast starts at 6 AM, Shoot starts at 8 AM
This event is OPEN to the PUBLIC
Hope to see you there.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on November 12, 2017 at 10:15 PM||comments (0)|
We had 45 people come out and enjoy Breakfast this morning. We held 15 Splatterboard shoots , 2 Pie Shoots, and 3 Youth shoots. Several new faces and a lot of Veterans in attendance.
9 Shooters for the ANNIE TOURNAMENT. The weather took a turn just as the ANNIE TOURNAMENT was to begin.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on September 28, 2017 at 9:30 AM||comments (0)|
We will be holding elections for the upcoming year at the November meeting. If any of you are interested in holding a position in our Club, please contact us. All nominees must be present at the October meeting. A slate of officers will be presented by the Election Committee at that meeting. Voting will be the last order of Business at the November meeting.
Thank you for considering.
|Posted by Raymond Goin on September 27, 2017 at 9:55 PM||comments (0)|
We are going to hold WEEKLY Trap Shoots on Tuesday night during the months of October and November. Our Trap shoots will not be held December, January, and February. We will start our new season in March 2018.