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Midwest Regional Report – October



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.

Midwest Region Director—Tom Ulik
tulik@nrahq.org

AR—Erica Willard
ewillard@nrahq.org

CO—Brad Dreier
bdreier@nrahq.org

KS—Rick Chrisman
rchrisman@nrahq.org

NM—Peter Ide
pide@nrahq.org

OK—Darren DeLong
ddelong@nrahq.org

Northern TX—Chris Griffin
cgriffin@nrahq.org

Southern TX—Liz Foley
efoley@nrahq.org

Western TX—Jack Cannon
jcannon@nrahq.org


TRAINING

Crime Prevention
NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim program provides men and women with common-sense crime prevention and personal safety strategies. The most up-to-date schedule is available on the Internet at NRAInstructors.org. Please contact the instructor listed for more information.

OCT. 4—DENVER METRO FORT LUPTON, CO
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Robert Pabst (303) 309-1176

OCT. 4—COLORADO SPRINGS, CO

(Seminar)
Paul Pucci (719) 332-1949

OCT. 6—WICHITA, KS
(Seminar)
Warren Glore (316) 641-2842

OCT. 20—WICHITA, KS
(Seminar)
Warren Glore (316) 641-2842

OCT. 26—GRAND JUNCTION, CO

(Seminar)
Guy Masterson (970) 270-3203

OCT.—ONLINE
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Visit NRAOnlineTraining.org for more information

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.

OCT. 4—ARKANSAS CITY, KS

Instructional Shooting Clinic
(Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Muzzleloader)
Susie Light (620) 221-4309

OCT. 4—FRIENDSWOOD, TX
Instructional Shooting Clinic
(Pistol, Rifle)
Tracy Hughes (832) 230-7321

OCT. 11—MOUNTAIN HOME, TX

Instructional Shooting Clinic
(Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
Deb Wardlaw (281) 381-0831


LAW ENFORCEMENT

Training
Public and private officers interested in becoming firearm instructors should attend one of NRA’s Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Development Schools, designed to enhance the instructors’ firearm knowledge and handling skills, as well as prepare them to develop effective training programs, instruct in a professional manner, and conduct practical training exercises. Restricted to law enforcement officers only.

OCT. 13-17—SAN ANTONIO, TX
(Handgun)

Contact Mary Shine (703) 267-1628 or mshine@nrahq.org

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.

OCT. 11—ALBUQUERQUE, NM
(Registered)

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


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
DAVIS, OK – OCT. 11
HOUSTON, TX – OCT. 26

SMALLBORE
AMARILLO, TX – OCT. 11-12
TERRELL, TX – OCT. 18

HIGH POWER RIFLE
MANVEL, TX – OCT. 10-12
HUTCHINSON, KS – OCT. 11-12
BYERS, CO – OCT. 18
COWETA, OK – OCT. 25
HUTCHINSON, KS – OCT. 25-26

SILHOUETTE
ROBERT LEE, TX – OCT. 4
EL PASO, TX – OCT. 5
MILLER, KS – OCT. 18-19
BRYANT, AR – OCT. 25


GUN SHOWS

OCT. 4-5  BENTON, AR
Benton Event Center, Kerry Murphy Productions (501) 580-3737

OCT. 4-5  FORT SMITH, AR

Kay Rogers Park, Hanging Judge Promotions (479) 858-9079

OCT. 4-5  PUEBLO, CO
Colorado State Fairgrounds, Tanner Gun Shows (303) 756-3467

OCT. 4-5  ALBUQUERQUE, NM

Expo New Mexico, New Mexico Gun Collectors Ass’n (505) 262-1350

OCT. 4-5  OKLAHOMA CITY, OK

Oklahoma State Fair Park, Oklahoma City Gunshow, Inc. (405) 842-3277

OCT. 4-5  FORT WORTH, TX
Classic Event Center, Brazos Valley Gunshow of Texas (800) 768-7117

OCT. 4-5  HOUSTON, TX
George R. Brown Convention Center, High Caliber Gun & Knife Show (281) 331-5969

OCT. 4-5  KILLEEN, TX

Killeen Civic & Conference Center, GGA Productions (817) 659-9249

OCT. 4-5  SAN ANTONIO, TX

San Antonio Events Center, SAXET Trade Shows (361) 289-2359

OCT. 11-12  MAMMOTH SPRING, AR

George D. Hay Music Hall, George D. Hayes Gun and Knife Show (501) 412-3610

OCT. 11-12  MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR

Stone County Fairgrounds, Timbo Volunteer Fire Department (870) 746-4349

OCT. 11-12  WICHITA, KS

Kansas Coliseum, Chisholm Trail Antique Gun Ass’n (888) 851-0888

OCT. 11-12  ELK CITY, OK

Elk City Civic Center, G&S Promotions (918) 659-2201

OCT. 11-12  BUCHANAN DAM, TX
Hill Country Hall, Wild Weasel Productions (210) 827-6302

OCT. 11-12  IRVING, TX

Irving Convention Center, Tier 1 Gun Shows (214) 341-2895

OCT. 11-12  MCALLEN, TX
McAllen Convention Center, SAXET Trade Shows (361) 289-2256

OCT. 11-12  MERIDIAN, TX
Meridian Civic Center, Whipp Farm Productions (817) 929-1816

OCT. 11-12  MESQUITE, TX
Big Town Event Center, Premier Gun Shows (817) 732-1194

OCT. 11-12  MIDLAND, TX
Midland Horseshoe, Silver Spur Trade Shows (806) 253-1322

OCT. 11-12  ROUND TOP, TX
The Lone Star Gallery, The Real Texas Gun Show (713) 724-8881

OCT. 11-12  WICHITA FALLS, TX

Wichita Falls Multi Purpose Event Center, Texas Collectors Gun Show (940) 692-3766

OCT. 11-12  THE WOODLANDS, TX

Legends Sports Complex, Premier Gun Shows (817) 732-1194

OCT. 17-19  CUERO, TX

American Legion Hall, Wild Weasel Productions (210) 827-6302

OCT. 18-19  DENVER, CO
Denver Merchandise Mart, Tanner Gun Shows (303) 756-3467

OCT. 18-19  LIBERAL, KS
Seward County Activity Center, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3166 (620) 482-1128

OCT. 18-19  TOPEKA, KS
Kansas Expocentre, US Weapons Collectors (563) 927-8176

OCT. 18-19  GUYMON, OK
Texas County Fairgrounds, Badshot Gun Show LLC (405) 503-3665

OCT. 18-19  ABILENE, TX
Abilene Civic Center, Texas Gun and Knife Show (830) 285-0575

OCT. 18-19  AMARILLO, TX

Amarillo Civic Center, Pioneer Gun Collectors (806) 353-3950

OCT. 18-19  BURNET, TX
Burnet Community Center, Hometown Productions (817) 296-7844

OCT. 18-19  GLEN ROSE, TX

Somervell County Expo, Brazos Valley Gunshow of Texas (800) 768-7117

OCT. 18-19  MESQUITE, TX

Mesquite Rodeo Convention Center, Tier 1 Gun Shows (214) 341-2895

OCT. 18-19  PASADENA, TX

Pasadena Convention Center, High Caliber Gun & Knife Show (281) 331-5969

OCT. 18-19  SAN ANTONIO, TX
Exposition Hall at the Freeman, Premier Gun Shows (817) 732-1194

OCT. 24-25  PRATT, KS
National Guard Armory, Ninnescah Valley Gun Club (620) 388-5334

OCT. 25-26  CONWAY, AR
Expo Center, G&S Promotions (918) 659-2201

OCT. 25-26  COLORADO SPRINGS, CO

Rustic Hills Event Center, Prospectors Sertoma (719) 630-3976

OCT. 25-26  ALTUS, OK
Altus Community Center, RPS Promotions (918) 261-4112

OCT. 25-26  CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds, SAXET Trade Shows (361) 289-2256

OCT. 25-26  FLORESVILLE, TX
Floresville Community Event Center, Liberty Gun Shows (210) 708-6645

OCT. 25-26  FORT WORTH, TX

Amon Carter Exhibit Hall, Premier Gun Shows (817) 732-1194

OCT. 25-26  FREDERICKSBURG, TX
Gillespie County Fairgrounds, Texas Gun and Knife Show (830) 285-0575

OCT. 25-26  LUBBOCK, TX
Lubbock Civic Center, Silver Spur Trade Shows (806) 253-1322

OCT. 25-26  SEGUIN, TX
Knights of Columbus, Wild Weasel Productions (210) 827-6302

OCT. 25-26  TYLER, TX
Harvey Hall Convention Center, Lone Star Gun Shows (214) 635-2009

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.