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East Regional Report – November



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.

NOV. 3-7—STAUNTON, VA
(Patrol Rifle)

NOV. 17-21—WESTHAMPTON, NJ
(Tactical Shooting)

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

*TUITION-FREE (sworn law enforcement only)

NOV. 10—FAIRFAX, VA
(Active Threat Mitigation)

NOV. 18-20—FAIRFAX, VA

(Ruger LCP/LC9/ LCR armorer)

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

NOV. 8—LEBANON, PA
(Approved)

NOV. 15—SCITUATE, RI
(Approved)

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

NOV. 1—FAIRFAX, VA
(Seminar)
Bethany Mullen (703) 267-1394

NOV. 1—FAIRFAX, VA
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Bethany Mullen (703) 267-1394

NOV. 1—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

NOV. 1—ASHAWAY, RI
(Seminar)
Lyd Neugent (401) 377-8184

NOV. 2—CHARLES TOWN, WV

(Seminar)
Dennis Stoika (732) 620-2311

NOV. 3—ELYRIA, OH
(Seminar)
Roger Dorsey (440) 822-7241

NOV. 6—RICHMOND, VA

(Seminar)
Sydney Van Buren (804) 874-2343

NOV. 8—LOWELL, MA
(Instructor Development Workshop)
Edward Hammersley (978) 804-5395

NOV. 8—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

NOV. 8—HANOVER, MD

(Seminar)
John Finnessy (410) 461-6202

NOV. 15—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

NOV. 15—NEW KENSINGTON, PA

(Seminar)
Klint Macro (724) 212-7006

NOV. 17—BRISTOL, CT
(Seminar)
Michael Ptaszynski (860) 582-4388

NOV. 22—PEEKSKILL, NY
(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

NOV. 29—PEEKSKILL, NY

(Seminar)
Steven Donahoo (914) 471-5632

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


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
ANNAPOLIS, MD – NOV. 1-2
WARREN, OH – NOV. 16
OLD BRIDGE, NJ – NOV. 29-30

ACTION PISTOL
BEDFORD, VA – NOV. 1

SMALLBORE RIFLE
CENTERVILLE, MD – NOV. 9

HIGH POWER RIFLE
NEW TRIPOLI, PA – NOV. 2
SHACKELSFORD, VA – NOV. 8
LANGHORNE, PA – NOV. 16
MONTPELIER, VA – NOV. 22

SILHOUETTE
SUFFOLK, VA – NOV. 2
MONTPELIER, VA – NOV. 15
STATEN ISLAND, NY – NOV. 16

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

NOV. 1  MONROE, OH
Treasure Aisles Event Center, Patriot Gun and Knife Show (513) 638-8688

NOV. 1-2  RICHMOND, VA
Richmond Raceway Complex, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 1-2  MORGANTOWN, WV
Mylan Park, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 1-2  NILES, OH
Eastwood Mall Expo, Ohio Gun Shows (330) 539-4247

NOV. 1-2  LEBANON, PA
Lebanon Expo Center, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

NOV. 1-2  PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA
LuLu Shrine Center, Pennsylvania Antique Gun Collectors Ass’n (610) 767-0356

NOV. 1-2  COLUMBUS, OH
Westland Mall, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 1-2  LIMA, OH
Allen County Fairgrounds, Tri State Gun Collectors, Inc. (419) 647-0067

NOV. 1-2  MIDDLETOWN, NY
Orange County Fairgrounds, Mid-Hudson Promotions, Inc. (914) 248-1000

NOV. 1-2*  NORTH CANTON, OH
St. George Church, Heritage Arms, LLC (330) 806-1110

NOV. 8  MONROE, OH
Treasure Aisles Event Center, Patriot Gun and Knife Show (513) 638-8688

NOV. 8-9  FREDERICK, MD
Frederick Fairgrounds, Silverado Gun Shows (301) 874-5012

NOV. 8-9  MANASSAS, VA
Prince William County Fairgrounds, Virginia Gun Collectors Ass’n (571) 215-8761

NOV. 8-9  LAKE HARMONY, PA
Split Rock Lodge, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

NOV. 8-9  CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH
Emidio’s Expo Center, LG & CB Firearms Productions (440) 465-7289

NOV. 8-9  PITTSBURGH, PA
Value City Location Shoppes at Northway, Pennsylvania Gun Collectors Ass’n (412) 486-1129

NOV. 8-9  MAUMEE, OH
Lucas County Recreation Center, Maumee Valley Gun Collectors Ass’n (419) 893-1110

NOV. 8-9  WILMINGTON, MA
Aleppo Shiners’ Auditorium, Newmart Promotions, Inc. (914) 248-1000

NOV. 8-9  ZANESVILLE, OH
Muskingum County Fairgrounds, Front Sight Promotions, LLC (740) 667 0412

NOV. 8-9  SPRINGVILLE, NY
Springville Volunteer Fire Hall, Niagara Frontier Gun Shows (716) 542-9929

NOV. 8-9  EAST CANTON, OH
Foltz Community Center, Heritage Arms LLC (330) 806-1110

NOV. 8-9  SHARONVILLE, OH
Sharonville Convention Center, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Show (502) 538-3900

NOV. 15  MONROE, OH
Treasure Aisles Event Center, Patriot Gun and Knife Show (513) 638-8688

NOV. 15-16  LEESPORT, PA
Leesport Farmers Market, Appalachian Promotions (717) 697-3088

NOV. 15-16  DAYTON, OH
Hara Arena, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Show (502) 538-3900

NOV. 15-16  HERMITAGE, PA
Hickory Post Veterans of Foreign Wars, York-Penn Shows, Inc. (716) 569-6810

NOV. 15-16  MONTPELIER, OH
Williams County Fairgrounds, D&K Enterprises (419) 737-2801

NOV. 15-16  EAST STROUDSBURG, PA
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2540, Jaeger Arms Promotions (570) 470-6404

NOV. 15-16  CONCORD, NH
Bektash Shrine Center, Northeast Expositions (603) 621-0700

NOV. 15-16  CARLISLE, PA
Carlisle Expo Center, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

NOV. 15-16  EASTON, MD
Talbot Community Center, Eastern Shore Arms Collectors, Inc. (410) 822-1555

NOV. 15-16  NORFOLK, VA
Norfolk Scope Arena, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 15-16  FREDERICKSBURG, VA
Fredericksburg Expo, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

NOV. 15-16  RICHMOND, VA
Richmond Raceway Complex, Mike Kent Shows (770) 630-7296

NOV. 21-23  CHANTILLY, VA
Dulles Expo Center, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 22  MONROE, OH
Treasure Aisles Event Center, Patriot Gun and Knife Show (513) 638-8688

NOV. 22-23  BUSHKILL, PA
Fernwood Resort, Eagle Arms Productions (610) 393-3047

NOV. 22-23  JEFFERSON, OH
Ashtabula County Fairgrounds, York-Penn Shows, Inc. (716) 569-6810

NOV. 22-23  MARIETTA, OH
Washington County Fairgrounds, Front Sight Promotions, LLC (740) 667 0412

NOV. 22-23*  MANSFIELD, OH
Richland County Fairgrounds, Heritage Arms, LLC (330) 806-1110

NOV. 22-23  BEREA-CLEVELAND, OH
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, Ohio Gun Shows (330) 539-4247

NOV. 22-23  ALTOONA, PA
Blair County Convention Center, C&E Gun Shows (540) 951-1344

NOV. 22-23  PHILADELPHIA, PA
Philadelphia National Guard Armory, Appalachian Promotions (717) 697-3088

NOV. 22-23  SPRINGFIELD, OH
Clark County Fairgrounds, Buckeye Gun Shows, LLC (614) 302-0357

NOV. 22-23  NORWALK, OH
Huron County Fairgrounds, Bill-Mar Promotions (440) 986-5004

NOV. 23-24  WEST LEBANON, NH
Fireside Inn, DiPrete Promotions, Inc. (603) 225-3846

NOV. 29  MONROE, OH
Treasure Aisles Event Center, Patriot Gun and Knife Show (513) 638-8688

NOV. 29-30  MONROEVILLE, PA
Monroeville Convention Center, C&E Gun Shows (540) 953-0016

NOV. 29-30  VANDALIA, OH
Airport Expo Center, Bill Goodman’s Gun and Knife Show (502) 538-3900

NOV. 29-30  WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VT
Connecticut Valley Auto Auction, Green Mountain Gun & Knife Shows (802) 875-4540

NOV. 29-30  HILLIARD, OH
Franklin County Fairgrounds, Buckeye Gun Shows, LLC (614) 302-0357

NOV. 29-30  FREELAND, PA
Freeland Market Place, Jaeger Arms Promotions (570) 470-6404

NOV. 29-30  HAMPTON, VA
Hampton Roads Convention Center, SGK Gun Shows (757) 483-5385

NOV. 29-30  HARRISONBURG, VA
Rockingham County Fairgrounds, 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.