This is a two day class - attendance is required both days.
Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 6-9PM
Sunday, December 28th, 2013 8-4PM
The Class is open to everyone who is legally eligible to shoot firearms. Students under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
This is a basic pistol course, taught by a NRA Certified Instructor. The course itinerary follows the NRA outline for the course. Starting with introduction of pistol action types, continuing through proper handling, use and care. There will be live fire at the range on Sunday. All firearms and ammunition will be provided. Students must provide their own ear and eye protection. A test will be given on Sunday and those who pass will be issued certificates of such.
Advance registration is required. Contact Clayton to sign up
The class will be held at the South Berwick Rod & Gun Club, 349 Dow Highway, South Berwick, Maine
The annual supper will take place on Saturday, February 1st. We need volunteers to help organize, collect donations, cook, etc. Russ Johnson has volunteered to run this event again after doing a fantastic job last year. Please contact Russ at the link below if you can help in any way.
If you have game meat to donate, we'll have freezers set up for storage shortly. Meanwhile, let Russ know you have donations so he can keep track of what's coming in.
This is the class for those looking to get a hunting license or just want to be a safer hunter. The class consists of two sessions, both of which must be attended to receive your certificate. The minimum age for attendees is 10 years old. A $5.00 donation is requested to cover costs.
We had 43 participants this year, all of whom completed the class.
Thursday, September 12th, 2013 - BBQ'd Ribs & more
Despite the torrential rain, we had a great time at our rib barbecue. Around 60 people attended. St. Louis style ribs cooked for 6 hours with a custom rub, succulent pork shoulder smoked for 8 hours, hot dogs, almost 20 pounds of potato skins, 15 pounds of cinnamon apples, baked beans, coleslaw, bread, soda and desserts - I don't think anyone could have asked for more!
Introducing Women to the Shooting Sports 2013
Held Sunday, August 4th from 8am to 4pm
The South Berwick Rod and Gun Association once again hosted their annual Women's Introduction to the Shooting Sports. Participants began with a classroom session emphasizing gun safety and basic handling. On the range, students were introduced to pistol, rifle and shotgun shooting. This is always an event that brings smiles to the faces of all participants - students, instructors and assistants. We've got some pictures posted here.
May 30th, 2013 - The 2nd Annual SBRGA Pig Roast
The main event was a slow roasted, succulent 71 lb. pig. We also had mac and cheese, corn bread, baked beans, hot dogs, amazing pies, cookies, and other decadent desserts. Almost all of these dishes were homemade by our members. Thanks to everyone who contributed and helped all day long!
90+ people attended and it looked like everyone had a great time. Click here to view pics of the event. Now I guess we need to start planning the next event.
Feb. 2, 2013: The Game Supper was again a great success. As usual we had a sell-out crowd with plenty of food for everyone. Click here to view some pictures.
The Traphouse Chicken BBQ - 9/20/12
It's over. We pulled off another fun and successful event. Thank you to everyone who helped make this a success. Sandy for her work all day long, Rich for help in grilling, Genie, Gina and Barry for their homemade desserts, Pattie and Gina (again) for their side dishes. Plus all the afternoon guys who got all the chairs and tables and Charlie for building and loaning us that great big grill. Thank to everyone else who helped break it all down and cleaned up when we were done. Thank you all - we had a great time. (L & L)
The Women's Introduction to the Shooting Sports held on Sunday, August 19th was a great success! After registration, there was classroom training and then on to the ranges. Twenty-three women who had never before handled any firearms shot pistols, rifles and shotguns. Everyone had a great time! Thanks to Genie Jennings for organizing this excellent event. Visit our Facebook page for pictures of the event.
The SBRGA held a barbecue and lobster dinner outdoors at the new Trap field house on Thursday, June 28th. The dinner included lobster, hot dogs, hamburgers/cheeseburgers, kielbasa sausage, corn on the cob, coleslaw, rolls and soda. No one went home hungry!
The event was a great success!
The 1st annual archery and 3 gun competition - .22 rifles at 50 and 100 yards, 9mm handgun in an abbreviated IDPA course, plus 12 ga. shotgun - took place May 19th, 2012. All participants had a great time.
Feb. 4, 2012: The Game Supper was another great success. Once again, a sell out crowd. Click here to view some pictures.
The South Berwick Rod and Gun Association presented a Women's Introduction to the Shooting Sports on Sunday, July 10, 2011. We've posted a few pictures from the event.
Jan. 29, 2011: The Game Supper was a great success. Click here to view some pictures.