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Southwest 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.

Southwest Region Director—Jason Quick
jquick@nrahq.org

AZ—Winston Pendleton
wpendleton@nrahq.org

Mid CA—Bob Anderson
randerson@nrahq.org

Central CA—Paul Rodarmel
prodarmel@nrahq.org

NV—Steve Wilson
swilson@nrahq.org

Northern CA—Dan Wilhelm
dwilhelm@nrahq.org

Southern CA—Mike Davis
mdavis@nrahq.org

Eastern CA—Cole Beverly
cbeverly@nrahq.org

UT—John Kendall

jkendall@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. 12—ALPINE, CA
(Seminar)
Dave Reed (619) 757-9407

OCT. 14—GILBERT, AZ
(Seminar)
Gerard Violette (480) 244-6315

OCT. 25—TUCSON, AZ
(Seminar)
Chester Manning (520) 578-0464

OCT. 25—TUCSON, AZ
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Chester Manning (520) 578-0464

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—ATASCADERO, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Jim Bermann (805) 461-5624

OCT. 4—RICHMOND, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle)
Mary Trudell (415) 383-3283

OCT. 4—SANTA CLARITA, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Nicky Dare (866) 280-6888

OCT. 5—LUCERNE VALLEY, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
Tara Venard (909) 556-4496

OCT. 11—OGDEN, UT
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Patty Bennett (801) 781-7432

OCT. 12—ALPINE, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
Dexter Haight (760) 644-2013

OCT. 12—AZUSA, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Raymond Chiu (626) 712-9565

OCT. 25—CONCORD, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
John Bruhl email only: trivalleymc@sbcglobal.net

OCT. 26—CERRITOS, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Ken Takahashi (310) 528-3688

OCT. 28—SAN RAFAEL, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Mary Trudell (415) 383-3283


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. 6-10—LAS VEGAS, NV
(Tactical Shooting)

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


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
SLOUGHHOUSE, CA – OCT. 6
PHOENIX, AZ – OCT. 19
DULZURA, CA – OCT. 25

SMALLBORE
MODESTO, CA – OCT. 16

HIGH POWER RIFLE
COALINGA, CA – OCT. 23-26
TUCSON, AZ – OCT. 25
GONZALES, CA – OCT. 25
PHOENIX, AZ – OCT. 25-26

SILHOUETTE
FRESNO, CA – OCT. 4-5
AVENAL, CA – OCT. 19
MESA, AZ – OCT. 19
PRESCOTT, AZ – OCT. 25

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


GUN SHOWS

OCT. 4-5  PHOENIX, AZ
Phoenix Convention Center, Rocky Mountain Gun Shows (801) 589-0975

OCT. 4-5  TUCSON, AZ
Grand Luxe Hotel, Arizona Peacemakers    (520) 747-5709

OCT. 4-5  ONTARIO, CA
Ontario Convention Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

OCT. 4-5  SONORA, CA
Mother Lode Fairgrounds, Buck Stop Gun Shows (530) 622-9486

OCT. 4-5  GARDNERVILLE, NV

Douglas County Fairgrounds, American Dream Gun Show (775) 835-9677

OCT. 4-5  LAS VEGAS, NV
Santa Fe Station, Western Trails Gun & Knife Shows (702) 222-1948

OCT. 11-12  PINETOP, AZ

Hon-Dah Resort, Firing Pin Enterprizes (928) 485-0437

OCT. 11-12  PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ
Tim’s Toyota Center, Western Collectibles and Firearms (928) 848-0070

OCT. 11-12  TUCSON, AZ
Tucson Expo Center, McMann’s Roadrunner (602) 843-5303

OCT. 11-12  LANCASTER, CA

Antelope County Fairgrounds, Lancaster Gun Show (619) 997-4154

OCT. 11-12  SANTA MARIA, CA
Santa Maria Fairpark, Central Coast Gun Shows (805) 481-6726

OCT. 11-12  TURLOCK, CA
Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, Code of the West Productions (530) 676-8762

OCT. 11-12  LAS VEGAS, NV
Riviera Hotel & Casino, Beinfeld Productions (760) 202-4489

OCT. 11-12  RENO, NV

Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

OCT. 11-12  OGDEN, UT

Weber County Fairgrounds, Utah Gun Collectors Ass’n (801) 486-1349

OCT. 17-19  TOMBSTONE, AZ
Old Tombstone High School, Arizona Collectibles and Firearms (928) 310-8544

OCT. 17-19  BOOMTOWN, NV

Boomtown Casino & Hotel, Silver Sage Promotions (775) 287-3951

OCT. 18-19  GLENDALE, AZ
University of Phoenix Stadium, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

OCT. 18-19  UKIAH, CA
Ukiah Fairgrounds, Buck Stop Gun Shows (530) 622-9486

OCT. 18-19  VALLEJO, CA
Solano County Fairgrounds, Code of the West Productions (530) 676-8762

OCT. 18-19  LAS VEGAS, NV

Sports Center, Oklahoma City Gun Show, Inc. (405) 842-3277

OCT. 25-26  AUBURN, CA
Gold Country Fairgrounds, Buck Stop Gun Shows (530) 622-9486

OCT. 25-26  LAS VEGAS, NV

Cashman Field Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

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.