Upcoming Events in Ohio – many free!
Free events in Hubbard
The Hubbard Conservation Club, 1760 Wick-Campbell Road, is offering these free fall events:
- Oct. 13: Muzzle Loader Clinic, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Tom at 330-423-9380.
- Oct. 21: Youth and Beginner Indoor Archery, 9 a.m. to noon. Call Brian at 330-423-7145.
- Nov. 2 and 3: Hunter Education, 6 to 9 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Must attend both days for certificate.
NRA Youth Sportsfest
The Trumbull County 4-H Shooting Sports Pioneers Club will host a free NRA Youth Sportsfest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Fish & Game Club of Vienna, 1508 Youngstown Kingsville Road.
The event will teach basic gun and archery safety, demystify firearms by providing hands-on experience and provide an enjoyable learning experience to all youths age 9 to 18.
Participants will have the opportunity to safely shoot a .22 rifle, .22 pistol, shotgun, muzzleloading rifle and archery equipment with adult supervision. No guns owned by participants are to be brought to the event.
Youths and their parents will receive a gun-safety lesson taught by a certified instructor before the shooting events. A picnic lunch will be provided. The Vienna Township Fire emergency squad exhibit will be at the event.
For more information, call 330-898-4486 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Parents must sign a release.
Starting Oct. 1 and running every Monday through Nov. 19, the coaches and volunteers of the Civilian Marksmanship Program at Western Reserve Fish & Game Association, 1058 W. Third St., will conduct a shooting clinic for youths age 10 to 18 who are interested in participating in Olympic-style target shooting.
Successful participants may want to join the club’s competitive CMP team, the Eagles.
The eight-week course will cover firearm safety, maintenance and marksmanship. Participants will spend four weeks with high-powered, sophisticated .177-caliber air rifles and four weeks with precision “small bore” .22-caliber single-shot rifles. The club will provide all safety gear, ammunition and firearms.
Sessions take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per session. A parent or legal guardian must accompany a participant to the first session. They also are encouraged to visit at the club during all sessions.
For more information or to register, call Ralph Nudo at 330-980-8289 or Terry Calladine at 330-646-8761.
Youngstown Rifle & Pistol Club Inc., 8920 Shaffer Road, will host its high-power rifle seminar at 8 a.m. Oct. 20. Rifles and ammunition will be supplied, but participants can take their own. Participants also should take a scope/binoculars, ear protection and a shooting mat or something to lay on. Eye protection is highly recommended.
Participants will shoot a 50-round National Match Course. The course will be fired at 200 yards standing, sitting, kneeling and prone positions. This clinic will satisfy the shooting requirements toward the purchase of a government surplus M-1 rifle from the CMP.
Cost is $30 for adults and $10 for juniors (18 and under). Pre-registration is required, and lunch will be provided.
For more information or to register, contact Mike Policy at 330-534-5697 or email@example.com, or visit www.yrpc.org.
Fall turkey shoots
The Lowellville Rod and Gun Club, 6225 Quarry Road, will have fall turkey shoots through Nov. 20.
Sign-ups are at 6 p.m., and shoots are at 7. Shells are provided at $2 per shell. There will be a novelty .410 shoot (guns will be available to use).
For more information, call John at 330-757-9020.
Originally posted at The Vindicator on Sep, 22 2018.Click here to return to our blog