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East Regional Report – July



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.

Eastern Region Director—Brian Hoover
bhoover@nrahq.org

Northern OH—Marc Peugeot

mpeugeot@nrahq.org

Southern OH—Andrew Root

aroot@nrahq.org

ME, VT, NH—Brian Smith
bsmith@nrahq.org

NJ, MA, RI, CT, Southern NY—Jim Reardon
jreardon@nrahq.org

NY—Jay Rusnock
jrusnock@nrahq.org

Eastern PA, DE—Kory Enck
kenck@nrahq.org

Western PA—Tom Baldrige
tbaldrige@nrahq.org

Eastern VA, Eastern MD, DC—David Wells

dwells@nrahq.org

Western VA, Western MD, WV—Jim Kilgore
jkilgore@nrahq.org


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.

JULY 20-24—EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, NJ
(Handgun)

JULY 20-24—YORK, PA
(Handgun/Shotgun)

JULY 20-24—MINERAL POINT, PA

(Handgun/Shotgun)

JULY 27-31—EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, NJ

(Patrol Rifle)

Contact Erika Buchanan (703) 267-1638 or ebuchanan@nrahq.org.

Tuition-Free Armorer Schools
(sworn law enforcement only)


JULY 28—FAIRFAX, VA

(Glock Armorer)

Contact Tim Cole at tcole@nrahq.org or (703) 267-1626.

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.

JULY 10-11—MONROE, NY
(Approved)

JULY 11—SEAFORD, DE
(Approved)

JULY 11—LEBANON, PA
(Approved)

JULY 11—SCITUATE, RI
(Approved)

JULY 17-18—LONG ISLAND, NY
(Approved)

JULY 23-25—MONROE, NY
(Regional)

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


TRAINING

Crime Prevention
The 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, by email at refuse@nrahq.org, or by telephone at (800) 861-1166.

JULY 1—SOMERSET, MA
(Seminar)
Kathleen Scallon (774) 294-5445

JULY 1—NEW KENSINGTON, PA
(Seminar)
Klint Macro (724) 212-7006

JULY 5—NEW STRAITSVILLE, OH
(Seminar)
Honi Greenlee (740) 385-1028

JULY 11—ASHAWAY, RI

(Seminar)
Lyd Neugent (401) 377-8184

JULY 11—PEEKSKILL, NY

(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

JULY 11—NEW KENSINGTON, PA
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Klint Macro (724) 212-7006

JULY 18—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

JULY 22—KILMARNOCK, VA

(Seminar)
Robert Heller (804) 410-5905

JULY 22—LITCHFIELD, NH

(Seminar)
Robert Boilard (603) 566-1727

JULY 25—SYKESVILLE, MD
(Seminar)
Robert Toms (410) 386-2103

JULY 25—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

JULY—ONLINE
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Visit nraonlinetraining.org for more information.


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
SCARBOROUGH, ME – JULY 5
PELHAM, NH – JULY 12
JACKSON, NJ – JULY 18
BATAVIA, OH – JULY 19
BOYERTOWN, PA – JULY 26-27

SMALLBORE RIFLE
LIMA, OH – JULY 11-12

HIGH POWER RIFLE
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – JULY 4
WESTFIELD, MA – JULY 5
BRIDGEVILLE, DE – JULY 11
BUCKHANNON, WV – JULY 11-12
LYNDENBOROUGH, NH – JULY 12
LIMA, OH – JULY 19
WINSLOW, NJ – JULY 19
LEXINGTON PARK, MD – JULY 25
DELTA, PA – JULY 25
SCARBOROUGH, ME – JULY 26

SILHOUETTE
STATEN ISLAND, NY – JULY 7
DUNBARTON, NH – JULY 11-12
SUFFOLK, VA – JULY 12
JACKSON, NJ – JULY 14
RUPERT, WV – JULY 26
RIDGWAY, PA – JULY 26

For more information, contact Shelly Kramer at (703) 267-1459 or mkramer@nrahq.org.
For a complete listing, see www.shootingsportsusa.com.


PLACES TO SHOOT

Area Range Facilities
Randomly selected listings of shooting ranges open to the public will appear here periodically. To include your range, affiliate with NRA through the Business Alliance Affiliation program, or for more information, please call (800) NRA-CLUB or log on to www.nrahq.org/clubs. For detailed information on the facilities listed below, call the accompanying numbers. For information on other shooting facilities, go to www.nra.org/nralocal.aspx and search the Clubs and Associations Directory and the Places to Shoot listings.

Chesterfield Fish and Game Club
Jay, NY (518) 946-7617

North Jersey Clay Target Club
Fairfield, NJ (973) 227-1139

Whitetail Preserve
Bloomsburg, PA (570) 384-2314


STATE ASSOCIATIONS
NRA-affiliated state associations promote and support the purposes, objectives, policies and programs of NRA. For more information, contact your state association listed below, or log on to www.nrahq.org/clubs/index.asp.

Connecticut State Rifle & Revolver Ass’n
Brad Palmer, Vice President; (860) 480-4600; csrra.vicepresident@gmail.com

Delaware State Sportsmen’s Ass’n
Daniel Lindbergh, Vice President (302) 475-4228; nanadear@verizon.net

(Maine) Pine Tree State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n

Ronald Vailancourt, President (207) 622-7989; ronval@roadrunner.com

(Massachusetts) Gun Owners’ Action League
James Wallace, Executive Director(508) 393-5333; jimwallace@goal.org

Gun Owners of New Hampshire, Inc.
Mitch Kopacz, President (603) 225-4664; president@gonh.org

Ass’n of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs, Inc.
Scott L. Bach, Executive Director (973) 764-4100; ExecutiveDirector@anjrpc.org

New York State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n, Inc.
Tom King, President (518) 272-2654; tomkingnra@gmail.com

Pennsylvania Rifle & Pistol Ass’n
Jack Lee, President (724) 865-2597; prpaleg@zoominternet.net

Rhode Island State Rifle & Revolver Ass’n
Gail Hogan, Secretary (401) 573-0260; gahogan777@hotmail.com

Vermont Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs

Clint Gray, President (802) 467-8445; www.vtfsc.org


GUN SHOWS

JULY 11-12  ALLENTOWN, PA
Allentown Fairgrounds Agri-Plex, Forks of the Delaware Historical Arms Society Inc. (610) 438-9006

JULY 11-12  BEREA, OH

Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, Ohio Gun Shows (330) 539-4247

JULY 11-12  RICHMOND, VA

Richmond Raceway Complex, C&E Gun Shows (540) 951-1344

JULY 12  MOUNT BETHEL, PA
Mount Bethel Volunteer Fire Co., Mount Bethel Volunteer Fire Co. (610) 588-7538

JULY 18-19  WEST FRIENDSHIP, MD
Howard County Fairgrounds, Silverado Promotions (301) 874-5012*

JULY 18-19  DAYTON, OH
Dayton Hara Arena, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Shows (502) 538-3900

JULY 18-19  DAYTON, OH

Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Buckeye Gun Shows (614) 302-0357

JULY 18-19  WILMINGTON, OH
Roberts Centre, Ohio Gun Collectors Association (330) 467-5733

JULY 18-19  SCRANTON, PA

Scranton Ice Box, Jaeger Arms Productions (570) 470-6404

JULY 18-19  HAMPTON, VA

Hampton Roads Convention Center, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

JULY 18-19  SALEM, VA

The Salem Civic Center, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016*

JULY 24-26  CHANTILLY, VA
Dulles Expo Center, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016*

JULY 25-26  SHARONVILLE, OH

Sharonville Convention Center, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Shows (502) 538-3900

JULY 25-26  ALLENTOWN, PA

Econo Lodge (Rodeway Inn), Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

*NRA Affiliate. All others are NRA Recruiters. For details, call (703) 267-3772

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.