Shooting seminar for women is Saturday


A one day shooting seminar for women only will be held from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. this Saturday, June 19th, at the Switzerland County Sportsman’s Club in Bennington. A fee of $20 covers materials and lunch.

Designed to tech the basics of gun safety and handling to women with no or little experience with guns. All instructors are NRA certified. Guns, ammunition, materials and lunch will be provided. This is the fourth year for this program in Switzerland County and each year the attendance grows. There is a limit of 30 participants to insure the quality of instruction and practical exercises. This course is advertised on the NRA website and last year it closed out within three weeks of being posted. All interested ladies are urged to register early to ensure a spot.

The seminar is conducted by the Switzerland County Sportsman’s Club and is endorsed by the Switzerland County Sheriff.

Those interested in attending the shooting seminar can contact David Blazier at 812-689-7182 or Floyd Whitham at 427-3566.