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  Volume 48   Issue 4                                                   April 2024  
Meeting, Trap & Open Range
Sunday, April 14
We will start at 1 pm with a pot luck lunch.
Immediately following the meeting, weather permitting, at approximately 2 p.m.
we have the open range available to anyone, members and non-members wanting to shoot handguns or rifles.
The cost is $1.00 for members and $5.00 for non-members.  
Trap shooting is also available and the prices for trap are $5 per round of 25 or $10.00 for members
and $12.00 for non-members to shoot the entire day.
Eye and ear protection is required.
We will have a swap table at every meeting, so bring any shooting related items you would like to sell.

Work Day on the Range
Thank you!!! To everyone who came out on a cold, blustery morning to get the range ready for our shooting season, and to everyone who pitched in to give the clubhouse a thorough cleaning!  Special thanks to Joe who brought our his ‘mini bulldozer” to work on the berms.

You can now renew or join right from our website.
You can also see the monthly newsletter, the yearly calendar and any updates.

Open Range
Cost is $1 per member and $5 for non-members.
Eye and Ear protection is required.
Sunday Open Range
April 7      1 -5 pm
Weather permitting—over 40 degrees and not raining
April 14    2-5
(immediately following meeting)

Monday Open Range
Every Monday      4 pm – dark

Tuesday Open Range
Every Tuesday      12-4  pm
Weather permitting
(over 45 degrees and not raining.)  

Wednesday Open Range
April 10 & 24      11 am - 4 pm

Thursday Open Range
April 4 & 18      4 pm – dark

Saturday Open Range
April 6       10 am – 2 pm
Weather permitting—watch for update on NKSSA group emails

Target Repair Committee
Thanks to Bob Gray, Fred Hays &   John Thoman we now have permanent metal targets available for anyone to use at all distances.
The 300 m targets can be shot with most calibers.
The closer targets have some limitations.
Please check with the RSO before shooting them.
Also, if you notice any of these targets in need of repair please text  513-659-4002.          

Every Thursday   6-9 pm
Sunday, April 14    2-5 pm  (immediately following meeting)
Weather permitting "Over 40 degrees and not raining"

Contact: or

Five Stand  
April 7 & 21 12-4 pm
Weather permitting—over 45 degrees and not raining

Practical Rifle
April 21 12-5 pm

Practical Pistol  
April 27     9 am - noon

April 20     9 am – 2 pm

Practical Pistol Practice
April 10      6 pm-dark
April 24      6 pm to dark

Match: April 13 & April 28      12-5 pm
Practice days:  April 12      11-2
April 27       2-5
Weather permitting

Registration information for all courses can be found on our website:

NRA Shotgun Instructor Course
April 27 & 28      8:30 am-5:30 pm
$100 (materials cost only for NKSSA Members only).
If you have already taken the BIT class within the last 2 years you will only need to attend the class on 4/28

NRA First Steps Shotgun Class  
May 26th   12:00pm-5:00pm
This short NRA approved course is designed for the beginner or anyone who would like to know more about how their shotgun operates, or how to improve their shooting skills.
Bring your own shotgun or use one of ours.
FREE for anyone.

Old Geezers Trap Shoot
We are now part of the Old Geezers Monthly Trap Shoot—young geezers and geezerettes are welcome, too
2nd Wednesday every month / 11:00am - 2:00pm
$4 per round and lunch is free
April 10th - Dutchman's Rod & Gun
May 8th - Moonlite Hunting & Fishing
June 12th -  NKSSA
Full schedule available on our website

NRA Memberships
Visit our website to Join or Renew your NRA membership.
You will get a reduced rate, a free hat  

Ladies Day
Save the Date...!  June 30th
 Our 23nd Annual Ladies Day will be held on Sunday, June 30, starting with lunch at 1 p.m.
After lunch we will have the range open for trap, rifle, pistol and muzzleloading for the ladies only.  
  We will have qualified instructors at each event.   Best of all the cost is FREE.  Invite your family, friends and neighbours.
We will have a flyer with next month’s newsletter to share with your friends.

Calendar: All events are subject to change and cancelation due to weather and range conflicts.
Please check our website and face book page for the most up to date information...

1—open range 4-8
2—open range 12-4
4—open range 4-8
4—trap 6-9
6—open range 10-2
7—open range 1-5
7—5 stand 12-4
8—open range 4-8
9--Open range12-4
10—open range 11-4
10—pract. Pistol pract. 6-9
11—trap 6-9
12—silh practice 11-2
13—silhouette 12-5
14—meeting 1 pm
14—trap 2-5
14—open range 2-5
15—open range 4-8
16—open range 12-4
18—open range 4-8
18—trap 6-9
20—SCSA 2 9-2
21—precision rf rifle 12-5
21—five stand 12-4
22—open range 4-8
23—Open range12-4
24—open range 11-4
24—pract.pistol pract 6-9
25—trap 6-9
27—SCSA 9-12
27—silhouette pract  2-5
27—BIT instructor course  
28—silhouette match 12-5
28—shotgun instructor class
29—open range 4-8
30—open range 12-4

2—open range 4-8
2—trap 6-9
4—open range 10-2
5—open range 1-5
5—5 stand 12-4
6—open range 4-8
7—open range 12-4
8—open range 11-4
8—Practical pistol pract 6-9
9—trap 6-9
10—silhouette pract. 11-2
11—silhouette 12-5
12—meeting 1 pm
12—open range 2-5
12—trap 2-5
13—open range 4-8
14—open range 12-4
16—open range 4-8
16—trap 6-9
18—SCSA 2 9-2
18—Hunter ed range 3-6
19—5 stand 12-4
19—precision rf rifle 12-5
20—open range 4-8
21—open range 12-4
22—open range 11-4
22—pract. Pistol pract 6-9
23—trap 6-9
25—SCSA 9-12
25—silhouette practice 2-5
26—silhouette match 12-5
26—NRA shotgun class 12-5
27—3 position rifle 9-12
27—open range 4-8
28—open range 12-4
30—trap 6-9
Free for members.
If you have items to sell, looking for a specific item to buy or have a business,
contact or call or text 859-240-9057 if you would like to put an ad in the newsletter.

Bobcat work & Light Hauling
(859)  444-9206

Parker HVAC
JJ Parker

Senator John Schickel
11th District
502-564-8100 Ext 57948
Capitol Annex Room 209
702 Capitol Ave
Frankfort, KY  40601

Continuous Improvement Coaching and Consulting
Fred Miller - CI Foundations LLC
859-638 -6415
New firearms for sale, and transfer services for club members.
John Dunkman   USPK, LLC
 859-466-8088    armslist:

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