pistol taragetGraduates of this class may apply for a MA LTC Class A or FID.  We cover:  knowledge, skills & attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely.  It gives information regarding pistol parts and operation, ammunition, pistol shooting fundamentals, & shooting activities. Come just one day, May 3rd 8-6pm contact Vicki 442-8107 or lady45white@gmail.com, or a two day course May 19th & 22nd 5:30-9:30pm contact Larry 442-7807 or gramps@berkshire.rr.com  Cost is $100 which includes a LSA individual membership. 

handgunThis 8 hr course includes introduction to defensive shooting, basic defensive pistol skills, firearms & the Law: possession, ownership and the use of deadly force, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, selecting a pistol for self defense, shooting activities and training opportunities, and course exam.  This course has two mandatory sessions; contact Larry K. at 442-7807 to register.

We want to support all events, so please check the calendar before heading down to the range. We love new faces at scheduled events.  A reminder:  the outdoor pistol bays are closed when a scheduled event is on the Skeet Fields.  

Congrats to Gene Trumble, who won the 12 gauge Browning Shotgun that was raffled off by the youth shotgun team, the LSA Buckshots.  Thanks to all who supported us in this raffle.  We hope that Mr. Trumble enjoys the gun & hits lots of birds with it!  

work partyThank-you, Thank-you, & Thank-you to the 30+ members who came down and did a GREAT job cleaning up the outdoor pistol ranges.  You are awesome!

reloading-metallicThe NRA Metallic Reloading class is one day long & costs $115.00. It is taught by Jim Finnerty.  Brown bag lunch.  Please contact Larry at 413-442-7807 or gramps@berkshire.rr.com   Who wouldn’t want to save money? 

Come on out and break some targets.  We want to encourage anyone wanting to try shooting clay targets to come and shoot TRAP with us on Saturday mornings between 9:00 and 12:00.  We plan to have the TRAP field open every Saturday until fall unless posted otherwise.  We welcome anyone interested in shooting clay targets to include those that have never shot, beginner shooters, and experienced shot gunners alike.  There will be instruction available to get our new shooters started.  The recommended equipment is a 12 or 20 gauge shotgun and target shells (box of 25) number 8s or 7 1/2s.  Shells can be purchased at the club.  The cost for a round of trap is $4 for members and $5 for non-members.

 All LSA members MUST attend one of these classes before they will be allowed to use any of the ranges.  Download the application on our website under “Become a Member”  & pre-register with Mary at 413-243-2710. Seating is limited. Upcoming dates: April 16th – Wed. at 7pm, May 18th – Sunday at 9am and June 18th – Wed at 7pm.