Meetings are 1st and 3rd Thursdays. All meetings begin at 6:30. Enjoy a pot-luck meal on first Thursdays beginning at 6:30 and the business meeting follows at 7:30. The mid-month "round-table" meeting will continue to be at 6:30 each month.
The West Gardiner Rod & Gun Club range will be open to the public on the following dates from 9:00AM to 12:00PM.
Day Date (2023)
Saturday September 9
Saturday October 7
Participants may pre-register via email and, prior to using the range, must attend the RANGE ORIENTATION session to be held that same morning. Additionally, participants must sign a “RELEASE and ASSUMPTION of RISK” agreement. There will be a FEE of $5 per person collected at the session.
Those interested should email Rich Platt at firstname.lastname@example.org for pre-registration.
“Lifetime License” winners, drawn at the April 6 meeting, were on hand for their prize award at this year's SAM banquet.
Pictured above, along with club president Rich Platt are the two winners.
1. age 5 and under
2. ages 6 through 15
PLEASE DO NOT PLACE A PAPER TARGET WHERE YOUR SHOTS WILL IMPACT AND DESTROY ANOTHER TARGET STAND BEHIND IT. IF YOU USE PAPER TARGETS, BRING YOUR OWN STANDS AND BE CAREFUL WHERE YOU SET THEM UP.
RANGE ETIQUETTE: The range is for members and guests. (Member present with the guest.) The club’s insurance cost for the range is a hefty portion of our $3,000 a year premium.
Range rules are posted at the shooting line. In general, stay safe by observing the four basic NRA Safety Rules posted at the range (you remember what they are, right?).
Also, Please pick up and remove your casings and all other trash.
FIREARM SAFETY COURSE only
Sept 19-21 6:30 - 8:45 and Sept 24 9 - 4
ARCHERY SAFETY COURSE only
Sept 21 6:30 - 8:45 and
Sept 23 9:00 - 1:00 and
Sept 24 9:00 - 4:00 and
Sept 19 - 21 6:30 - 8:45 and
Sept 23 9:00 - 4:00 and
Sept 25 9:00 - 4:00
CROSSBOW SAFETY CLASS
Sept 24 4:30 - 7:30
Completion of rifle or archery above required prior.
(see announcement flyer for sign-up info)
Any questions please call or text
Nancy Weeks at 207-557-3302
PREREGISTRATION For information call or text Nancy Weeks at 207-557-3302
Application is available here on this web site. On the Home page click
"More / Applications"
Specific Dates TBD
In general -
Fall (Opening Day of Deer Hunting)
Hunter Breakfast Winter – No specific date but dependent
on snow situation