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Branford Gun Club
Established 1936
P.O. Box 492
Branford CT  06405
203-208-5334


Work Party Sat. Sept. 15th 9AM ,this is the last work party to get your work hours in. We can use a quad to move firewood from Archery field ​

​Projects to complete 

Move firewood stack wood

Rake and remove wads from frap field

​Cuts brush on 5 stand field


​Smokers take note

​Please do not put butts in woodstove use covered metal can. Empty and rinse ashtrays  

Do not toss butts on ground use buckets 

​Turn on Smoke Eater when smoking in clubhouse

​If it continues to be a problem a No Smoking Policy might become a reality


​Dues bills bill are in the mail and payable upon receipt. Included with your bill will be a set of range rules , this form must be signed and returned with dues payment . Failure to return by Dec.1st will result in having lower range access restricted until it is received. This is a safety issue so that everyone is clear on club rules


​Club will have a table at the end of CCDL poker Run Sept.15 .  Doody's Restaurant N Branford This is an opportunity to promote our club and sell raffle tickets for our gun raffle.


 Upon completion of using range please empty trash and remove any unusable targets​​

​​Public range shooting is now closed and scheduled to open second week

of Oct.  Thank you to all our Range Officers that worked the shoots and to all the shooters that attended our shoots.


​We are in need of ways to promote our trap and 5 stand fields 

​Rabbit machine has been repaired  5 stand  will be up and running


​5 Stand is now open . public welcome Sunday 9AM- 1PM

​                                                                 Wednesday 4PM-8PM


​Please remember to sign trap log when opening house​​

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Please remember to turn speakers off​refill machine ,breakdown boxes and put in dumpsterf​if necessary empty trash barrels

​Shooting fee per 25 targets Trap Member $3 Non Member $5

                                              5 Stand Member $5 Non Member $6

​Extended Shooting hours on a trial basis Trap field hours ,Daily 9AM -8PM, members are reminded that these are self service hours  ​. Sunday & Wed. 4PM-8PM remain open to public also and will be committee operated.

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Archery

Club is looking for ways to increase activity in our Archery field,  contact  Ed with any suggestions

Membership now stands at 180​​


All members are required to be NRA members see Joe DaCosta  to sign up  you receive a discounted price. Membership list was submitted to NRA for verification and shows 50 members with either expired  or no Membership number please contact either Paul O'Neill  to check your status.


​New members on payment plan are reminded that they are required to make monthly payment of $100 per month until balance is paid. We do not bill it is your responsibility to make these payments on time


Reminder No loaded firearms allowed in clubhouse

Reminder   door strikers are  not to be taped or bypassed  except for club sponsored  events

Range public shoot events firearms must be unloaded prior to entering range building


Upon leaving clubhouse please check that rear doors  are closed and locked​ 

​Upon leaving range please make sure your brass has been removed lights are off

​SKKY firearm tickets are available for purchase or for those interested in selling them

​Any member wanting to sell tickets can pick them up see John Buzzard


Reminder ​​members guest must be accompanied by the member at all times while on club property, they cannot be left alone and unsupervised if you leave the range they leave the range. Member is responsible to make sure they follow all club rules.


Instructors are reminded that all classes must be called in , payment must be made on same day as class.

​There will be a limit of 2 classes per time frame to assure members access to shooting lanes


​Reminder Camera footage is being reviewed regularly for compliance of club rules , anyone 

​​violating club rules will be contacted and will be held accountable .


​Defacing or removing any club posting or signage  or equipment is a violation of club rules and violator will be brought before E-​board


​Work hour opportunity  rake or blow and bag wads from  cases Trap pad

​Load clay targets into Trap house 50 cases  Combo to shed and trap house are the same


​Members that plan on joining the hunting program a $50 deposit is required to reserve your spot ,this fee will be used to help with cost of birds


​Club fees for 2019 will remain the same with the exception of eliminating the Lucky Target and adding another  $15 to assessment . which will be re-evaluated yearly at August meeting. 


​Regular member dues with completed work hours will be $214

​Senior member $140

​Honorary member $65

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Nominations for officers were made  all current members were nominated .


​Ed Vianney will be running for the 4 year trustee


Club hats for sale $15 see Paul