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CLUB & ACTIVITY NEWS
BEAVER CREEK SPORTSMAN CLUB: 3-D bow shoots, second Sunday of every month; all ages and equipment welcome. Washingtonville, Ohio. 330-337-8308. www.beavercreeksc.com.
BROOKFIELD TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Muzzleloading black powder turkey shoots third Sunday monthly, noon. Practice trap shoots, every Tuesday at 6 p.m. 3-D archery shoots, 30 targets, third Sunday of each month at 8 a.m. (kitchen will be open). Muzzleloading meat shoots, fourth Sunday at noon. Contact Shenango Joe at 330-782-0958 or Dakota Bert at 724-306-1134. 1953 Sharon-Hogue Road, Masury. 330-448-8855.
BURNT RIDGE BOW & GUN CLUB: Cowansville, Pa., 724-545-2552.
CHESTER NEWELL SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Trap Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays; turkey shoots Sundays at noon. 330-424-3659.
CONSERVATION LEAGUE (MOSQUITO BOWMEN): 2535 McCleary Jacoby Road, Rte. 305 or Route 46, Cortland 44410. 330-565-1123.
EAST PALESTINE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Indoor .22 rifle and pistol shoots, Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in the club house. The club grounds are located at the end of Failer Street, off North Pleasant Road, East Palestine. Call Ralph at 330-757-8397 or visit www.epsportsmensclub.com.
EASTERN OHIO CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Skeet every Sunday at 10 a.m. Club is on West Calla Road between state Routes 62 and 45.
FISH & GAME CLUB OF VIENNA: Doubles, singles trap Wednesdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. 330-534-2929 to register. Indoor archery, Mondays, Wednesdays, 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Free for members; $3 for nonmembers. Ear, eye protection necessary. Any caliber (if shooting magnum, you need reduced loads). The trap field is in use every Sunday and Wednesday starting around 9 a.m.; welcoming seasoned veterans and beginners alike. Anytime all four trap fields are in use, all ranges will be closed except the archery field range. Indoor pistol range open to public Thursdays, 4 to 10 p.m. Call George Palo at 330-856-9949 or Ed Placek at 330-637-0485.
FURFINFEATHER SPORTSMAN’S ASSOCIATION: For information, call 724-528-1111 or 724-528-2492. Club is on Romain Road south on Route 18 in West Middlesex, Pa.
GREENVILLE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Skeet and trap, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m., open to public. Registered skeet Sundays 10 a.m., $20 registration. Rifle and pistol shoots (members only), 10 a.m. to dusk every day. 1039 Vernon Road (Route 538) Greenville, Pa. 724-558-9994. www.greenvillesportsmen.com.
HIDDEN VALLEY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: 268 Gilkey Road, West Middlesex. 724-528-2700.
HUBBARD CONSERVATION CLUB: Club meetings second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. 1760 Wick Campbell Road, Hubbard. 330-501-7650.
KINSMAN CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots every Wednesday at 7 p.m.
KNOX TOWNSHIP SPORTSMANS CLUB: North Georgetown, Ohio.
LAKE MILTON FISH & GAME: Trap shoot every Friday, 6 p.m.; 22 shoots, first Saturday of every month, 9 a.m.; Benchrest rifle matches, second Saturday of every month, 9 a.m.; 3-D archery tournaments, fourth weekend of every month through September, 8 a.m. 330-233-7621. 4374 Bedell Road, Berlin Center.
LEETONIA SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Youth Hunter Education Challenge shoots, fourth Sunday monthly, YHEC practices Sundays. Trap shoots, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. 330-533-2573, 330-222-6901.
LOWELLVILLE ROD AND GUN CLUB: Indoor pistol practice/league, 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Trap league, 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. Oakleys and Protectors, Thursdays, 6 to 10 p.m.; Call 330-755-0209 or Bill at 330-629-9114. www.lowellville-rod-gun.com.
MAHONING COUNTY COONHUNTERS: U.S. 224, west of Canfield.
MAHONING VALLEY KNIFE COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION: Meetings at 7 p.m. last Wednesday of the month. Denny’s in Boardman. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to join or for more information.
MAHONING SPORTSMEN’S ASSOCIATION: Trap shoots, Sundays at 5 p.m., public invited. All money shoots. 11 1/2 miles south of U.S. Route 224 at State Line Marker (Main Street) in Hillsville, Pa. 412-667-8555 or 412-658-5709.
NEW MIDDLETOWN FARMERS AND SPORTSMAN CLUB: Trap practice, 5:30-10 p.m. Tuesdays, public welcome. Calla Road. 330-542-2382.
MOSQUITO BOWMEN, CONSERVATION LEAGUE INC.: 2535 McCleary Jacoby Road, Cortland. 330-759-8619. www.mosquitobowmen.com.
OHIO VALLEY BASS ANGLERS: Seeking new members. Visit www.ohiovalleybassanglers. com. Meetings: First, third Thursdays, legion hall, Columbiana. Call 330-549-5173, 330-536-8031.
ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. 330-683-4738.
PORTAGE SUMMIT FIELD & STREAM: 50-yard shooting range open to public each Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507. 8405 state Route 224, Deerfield, Ohio 44411.
POSSUM HOLLOW SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Possum Hollow Road, Wampum, Pa.; 724-535-4985; www.possumhollowsportsmansclub.com.
Rochester Sportsmans Club: 3-D archery shoot, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 26. 181 Sportsman Lane, Rochester, Pa. www.rochestersportsmenclub.com.
THE SALEM HUNTING CLUB: Just off state Route 62 in Salem. The club is accepting new members. It offers rifle, trap and pistol ranges. Cowboy Action Shoots, third Saturday of each month. Black-powder/muzzle loader shoots, third Sunday of each month. All-you-can-eat breakfast served on first Saturday of every month. 330-332-9847; www.salemhuntingclub.com.
TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & GUN CLUB: Hunter Education Course, 5-9 p.m. For more information, call 330-372-7630 or 330-372-6944. Phillips-Rice Road, Mecca.
WESTERN RESERVE FISH AND GAME CLUB: Junior CMP rifle shoots, Mondays 6-9 p.m. Indoor handgun, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, 3-7 p.m. Thursdays, $2 members, $4 nonmembers. Indoor archery, 7-9 p.m. Fridays. 1058 W. Third St., Niles. 330-544-3993.
YELLOW CREEK LONG RIFLES: Trail walks second Sunday monthly, open metallic sights, black-powder, patched round ball only. Information: 330-738-6002, 330-332-8376. State Route 39 west of Salineville, follow signs.
YOUNGSTOWN RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB: Concealed-carry classes, Saturdays and Sundays. Preregistration required, call 330-270-9416. Trap, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. PPC, Mondays 6-9 p.m. 8920 Shaffer Road, off South Lipkey Road.