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West Regional Report - August



SPECIAL EVENTS

Friends of NRA
Whether you’re a hunter, competitive shooter or just a proud gun owner, Friends of NRA has something for everyone. The format is simple—food, fun, family and fundraising! At every Friends of NRA banquet you’ll have the opportunity to participate in games, raffles, live and silent auctions, and more. You’ll also find many unique items including limited edition firearms, wildlife art, jewelry and outdoor gear. To learn more about events in your area, visit www.friendsofnra.org, contact your local field representative or call (800) 672-3888, ext. 1342.

Western Region Director—Brad Kruger
bkruger@nrahq.org

MN—Scott Lembke
slembke@nrahq.org

ND, SD—Clay Pederson
cpederson@nrahq.org

Northern AK—Josh Toennessen
jtoennessen@nrahq.org

Southern AK—Greg Stephens
gstephens@nrahq.org

ID—Steve Vreeland
svreeland@nrahq.org

MT—Joe Crismore
jcrismore@nrahq.org

OR, HI—Mike Carey
mcarey@nrahq.org

WA—Brad Kruger
bkruger@nrahq.org

WY—Dave Manzer
dmanzer@nrahq.org


TRAINING

Women’s Events
NRA Women on Target offers safe, fun-filled instructional shooting clinics. For more information please contact the clinic director listed or go to the NRA ISC website www.nrahq.org/women/isc/clinics.asp.

AUG. 2—SOLDOTNA, AK
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Rifle)
Elaina Spraker (907) 262-9592

AUG. 9—THREE FORKS, MT

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
Connie Plenke (406) 388-0168

AUG. 9—EUREKA, MT

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
Marilyn Eider (406) 882-4265

AUG. 12—ANCHORAGE, AK

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Shotgun)
Larry Boyle (907) 334-9017

AUG. 15—ELK MOUNTAIN, WY

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Susan Havers (307) 348-7774

AUG. 23—MILTON-FREEWATER, OR
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Muzzleloader)
Lachelle Johnson (509) 301-3803


LAW ENFORCEMENT

Police Competition
NRA Police Pistol Combat competition is intended to be used as an extension of an officer’s training. See PPC Rulebook (Rule 2.4) for eligibility requirements.

AUG. 8-9—RICHLAND, WA

(State Championship)

AUG. 10—RICHLAND, WA

(Regional)

AUG. 16—ARLINGTON, WA
(Approved)

Contact Tiffany King (703) 267-1621 or tking@nrahq.org


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
BILLINGS, MT – AUG. 9
SHERWOOD, OR – AUG. 16-17

HIGH POWER RIFLE
BILLINGS, MT – AUG. 2
PORT TOWNSEND, WA – AUG. 10

SILHOUETTE
MISSOULA, MT – AUG. 2
SODA SPRINGS, ID – AUG. 2

For more information, call Tonia Forte at (703) 267-1466.


GUN SHOWS

AUG. 1-3  MISSOULA, MT
Adams Event Center, Hayes Otoupalik (406) 549-4817

AUG. 2-3  PENDLETON, OR

Pendleton Convention Center, Collectors West (800) 659-3440

AUG. 2-3  PUYALLUP, WA
Western Washington Fairgrounds, Washington Arms Collectors (425) 255-8410

AUG. 8-10  LIVINGSTON, MT

Park County Fairgrounds, Bryan Gillette (406) 580-5458

AUG. 9  VANCOUVER, WA
Clark County Square Dance Center, Arms Collectors of Southwest Washington (360) 263-7511

AUG. 9-10  BILLINGS, MT

Holiday Inn, Up In Arms Gun Shows (208) 547-4005

AUG. 9-10  PORTLAND, OR
Holiday Inn, Oregon Arms Collectors (503) 254-5986

AUG. 9-10  ANOKA, MN

Anoka Ice Arena, Crocodile Productions (763) 754-7140

AUG. 15-17  SIDNEY, MT

Richland County Fair and Rodeo, Weapons Collectors Society of Montana (406) 480-5594

AUG. 16-17  BUFFALO, MN

Buffalo Civic Center, Minnesota Weapons Collectors Ass’n (612) 721-8976

AUG. 16-17  HELENA, MT

Red Lion Colonial Inn, Up In Arms Gun Shows (208) 547-4005

AUG. 22-24  ANACONDA, MT
Elks Lodge, Weapons Collectors Society of Montana (406) 832-3238

AUG. 23-24  PORTLAND, OR
Portland Expo Center, Collectors West (800) 659-3440

AUG. 23-24  CENTRALIA, WA

SouthWest Washington Fairgrounds, Wes Knodel Gun Shows (503) 363-9564

AUG. 23-24  YAKIMA, WA

Central Washington State Fairgrounds, Sports Connection (406) 633-2206

AUG. 23-24  ROCHESTER, MN
Olmsted County Fairgrounds, Zumbro Valley Arms Collectors (507) 289-2520

AUG. 23-24  MORRISTOWN, MN

Ahlman’s, Ahlman’s, Inc. (507) 685-4243

Dates and locations subject to change—contact the show before traveling. Discounted NRA membership sold through NRA recruiters. *Some shows may offer free admission for new membership and renewals. To become an NRA Recruiter call (703) 267-3784.

Bringing the Association home to Main Street America, the "NRA Regional Report" delivers timely information on local shooting competitions, training seminars, shooting ranges, Friends of NRA dinners and events of interest to members where they live, in five geographic regions of the country.