News, Schedules, Range Closings

News, Schedules, Range Closings

News

Monthly Membership Meeting: The next meeting will be Wednesday June 8, 2022 at 7:00pm and is open to all Members and guests.

Annual Kids Fish Rodeo: The rodeo was held on Saturday April 9th with nearly 150 kids in attendance. See the Fishing page of this website for photos and the list of prize winners.

Volunteer Mowing Crew: Now that mowing season has begun volunteers are needed to help keep the club grounds in great shape. All equipment is provided and the more volunteers available helps reduces the frequency your time is need, so please contact Len Kirkner at 717-333-1010 for more info.

Free Firewood: There are numerous fallen trees on the Club property that must be removed so Members are encouraged to come cut and take free firewood. Please contact Decker White at 717-278-7247 for details and before cutting or removing any trees.

PGC Hunter-Trapper Education: Cocalico Sportsmen will host two courses in 2022; Saturday June 18th and August 27th. You may see the detailed class schedule along with additional information about these and other classes held in Lancaster County and across the state, as well as to register online, at www.pgc.pa.us. You may also contact Matt Aungst, Instructor at 717-484-0727 or Maungst@its.jnj.com. Sign up early as the classes fill quickly and there is a space limitation.

2022 Membership Renewal: Renewal forms for 2022 membership were mailed to 2021 eligible members the week of September 13, 2021. Renewal Forms with payment must have been received by January 31, 2022, otherwise you must now re-apply as a 2022 new member with all the new member stipulations including the work party requirements. NO EXCEPTIONS!  If you have any questions regarding your membership status contact Membership Chairmen Frank Zwiercan at 717-283-6556 or zwierfd2019@gmail.com.

2022 New Member Applications: Our By-Laws require that all new prospective members be approved for admission by the Voting Members of the Club at a regular Monthly Meeting. We are accepting 2022 New Member applications and upon receipt they will be voted upon at the next Monthly Meeting with a Voting Quorum and membership will then be good through December 31, 2022.

Guest Pass Reminder: Guest Pass privileges are available to Members ONLY at time of annual membership renewal. After paying the Guest Pass fee along with your membership renewal, your membership card will be stamped allowing you to bring guests according to the restrictions noted in the Guest Pass Policy. Guests MUST complete and sign the Liability Waiver and display the bottom section with their host member’s membership card on the corresponding range board clips when shooting. Liability Waiver forms and more details about the Guest Pass Policy can be found on this website in the Membership section.

Member Reminder: ALL Members MUST display their membership card on the corresponding range and fish pond board clips when using these facilities, not on a lanyard around your neck or pinned on a hat.

Schedule of Events

  • June 4th – 8:00am – Tactical Handgun Shoot
  • June 8th – 7:00pm – Monthly Meeting
  • June 11th – 8:00am – Work Party
  • June 11th – Noon – New Member Orientation
  • June 12th – 8:00am – Sunday Trap Shoot
  • June 12th – 10:00am – New Member Orientation
  • July 10th – 8:00am – Sunday Trap Shoot
  • July 10th – 10:00am – New Member Orientation
  • July 13th – 7:00pm – Monthly Meeting
  • August 10th – 7:00pm – Monthly Meeting
  • August 13th – 8:00am – Work Party
  • August 13th – Noon – New Member Orientation
  • August 14th – 8:00am – Sunday Trap Shoot
  • August 14th – 10:00am – New Member Orientation
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Range Closings

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE RIFLE AND HANDGUN RANGES MAY BE CLOSED OCCASIONALLY FOR UNSCHEDULED MAINTENANCE ACTIVITIES THAT DO NOT ALLOW FOR ADVANCE NOTICE ON THIS WEBSITE. PLEASE OBEY ALL “RANGE CLOSED” SIGNS. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THESE OCCASIONAL INCONVENIENCES.

The Handgun Range will be closed on the first Saturday of each month from 8:00am to Noon for the Tactical Handgun Match.

The Rifle Ranges will be closed on the second Sunday of each month from 8:00am until 3:00pm for the Monthly Trap Shoot. The Handgun Range will be open during that time.

The Skeet Fields will be closed Saturday November 12th and 19th, 2022 for rifle shooters to prepare for deer season.

All ranges and other facilities will be closed on Work Party days from 8:00am to 12:00pm. The 2022 Work Party dates remaining are June 11, August 13, September 10, and October 8, 2022.