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East Regional Report – March



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—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.

MARCH 16-20    CLARION, PA
(Handgun/Shotgun)

MARCH 30-APRIL 3    CLARION, PA
(Patrol Rifle)

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


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
BLUE HILL, ME – MAR. 1
STAFFORD, CT – MAR. 14-15
RIVERDALE, NJ – MAR. 20-21
MORRISVILLE, PA – MAR. 28
BINGHAMTON, NY – MAR. 28-29
CANTON, OH – MAR. 29

SMALLBORE RIFLE
RIDGEWOOD, NJ – MAR. 7-8
HUDSON, NH – MAR. 14
DUBOIS, PA – MAR. 14-15
CUMBERLAND, ME – MAR. 15
HAGERSTOWN, MD – MAR. 28

HIGH POWER RIFLE
GREENVILLE, PA – MAR. 28
MONTPELIER, VA – MAR. 28

SILHOUETTE
FAIRLESS HILLS, PA – MAR. 2
CORAOPOLIS, PA – MAR. 13
MONTPELIER, VA – MAR. 14
CHRISTIANA, PA – MAR. 21
NEW FREEDOM, PA – MAR. 29

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

MAR. 6-8  NILES, OH
Eastwood Expo Center, Ohio Gun Shows (330) 539-4247

MAR. 7-8  LIMA, OH
Allen County Fairgrounds, Tri-State Gun Collectors (419) 647-0067

MAR. 7-8  WILMINGTON, MA
Shriners Auditorium, NewMart Promotions (914) 248-1000

MAR. 7-8  LEESPORT, PA
Leesport Farmers Market, Appalachian Promotions (717) 697-3088

MAR. 7-8  WILMINGTON, OH
Roberts Center, C&E Gun Shows, Inc. (540) 953-0016

MAR. 7-8  MACUNGIE, PA
Macungie Memorial Park Hall, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

MAR. 7-8  FREDERICKSBURG, VA
Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

MAR. 7-8  FAIRMONT, WV
Marion County National Guard Armory, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016 *

MAR. 14  CONCORD, NH
Bektash Shrine Center, Fort Constitution Arms Collectors, Evan Nappen (603) 223-0001

MAR. 14-15  SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
Saratoga Springs City Center, New Eastcoast Arms Collectors Ass’n (518) 664-9743

MAR. 14-15  MEDINA, OH
Medina County Fairgrounds, Conrad and Dowdell Productions (330) 948-4400

MAR. 14-15  DAYTON, OH
Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Buckeye Gun Shows (614) 302-0357

MAR. 14-15  WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA
Eastern State Exposition, Mid-Hudson Promotions (914) 248-1000

MAR. 14-15  CARLISLE, PA
Carlisle Expo Center, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

MAR. 14-15  WILMINGTON, OH
Roberts Center, The Ohio Gun Collectors Ass’n (330) 467-5733

MAR. 14-15  NEW PROVIDENCE, PA
Southern Lancaster County Farmers Sportsmen’s Ass’n Clubhouse,
Southern Lancaster County Farmers Sportsmen’s Ass’n (717) 951-4963

MAR. 21-22  NASHUA, NH
Holiday Inn, Northeast Expositions (603) 621-0700

MAR. 21-22  HARRISBURG, PA
Farm Show Complex- Exposition Hall, C&E Gun Shows, Inc. (540) 953-0016 *

MAR. 21-22  DAYTON, OH
Dayton Hara Arena, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Show (502) 538-3900

MAR. 21-22  ZANESVILLE, OH

Muskingum County Fairgrounds, Front Sight Promotions (740) 667-0412

MAR. 21-22  JEFFERSON, OH
Ashtabula County Fairgrounds, York Penn Shows (716) 569-6810

MAR. 21-22  SELLERSVILLE, PA
Forest Lodge VFW, Commonwealth Target Co. (570) 640-0144

MAR. 21-22  NORWALK, OH
Huron County Fairgrounds, Bill-Mar Promotions (440) 986-5004

MAR. 21-22  MONTPELIER, OH
Williams County Fairgrounds, D&K Enterprises (419) 737-2801

MAR. 21-22  HAMPTON, VA
Hampton Roads Convention Center, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

MAR. 21-22  ROANOKE, VA
Roanoke Civic Center, Showmasters Gun Shows (540) 953-0016 *

MAR. 21-22  TIMONIUM, MD
Maryland State Fairgrounds, Maryland Arms Collectors Ass’n

MAR. 21-22  HAMPTON, VA
Hampton Roads Convention Center, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

MAR. 27-29  OAKS, PA
Greater Philadelphia Oaks Expo Center, PA Antique Gun Collectors Ass’n (610) 264-7991

MAR. 27-29  OAKS, PA
Greater Philadelphia Oaks Expo Center, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

MAR. 28-29  SHARONVILLE, OH
Sharonville Convention Center, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Show (502) 538-3900

MAR. 28-29  PITTSBURGH, PA
Shoppes At Northway, Pennsylvania Gun Collectors (412) 486-1129

MAR. 28-29  MARLBORO, MA
Royal Plaza Trade Center, NewMart Promotions (914) 248-1000

MAR. 28-29  RUTLAND, VT
Howe Center, Green Mountain Gun and Knife Show (802) 875-4540

MAR. 28-29  PHILADELPHIA, PA
Philadelphia National Guard Armory, Appalachian Promotions (717) 697-3088

MAR. 28-29  RICHMOND, VA
Richmond Raceway Complex, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016 *

MAR. 28-29  MORGANTOWN, WV
Mylan Park, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016 *

*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.