April 2012 Newsletter

Outdoor Archery Range

A fantastic outdoor archery range for members is being constructed
We need volunteers to assist with this, please call Jim or sign up on the bulletin board at the club. There is a tentative date of May 12th, weather pending, to set this up. Call Jim at 781-686-2097.

Missing
The club is missing 12 clamps for Jojan fletching jigs. If anyone has any information about these please contact any member of the board. Thank you.

Spring Clean Up
Come and fullfill your volunteer hours at our Sping clean up. A tentative date has been set for May 12th. More information to follow.

Membership
Our membership is increasing! Any member who brings in another member will get $10 off their dues. The same will apply to instructors for students they train and join the club. A further incentive will be $130.00 total dues for these new members. Put your name and “in house” in the upper right hand corner of their application. Applications are on the shelf of top of the blue lockers, in the back room.

Attention Instructors

Please place the fee from your classes in the office mailbox on the second foor next to the archery range outside the office door. Do not place it in the range or on the first floor.

Combination permit/club memberhip special continues
Get your pistol permit training at the club AND become a member of the Weymouth Sportsmen’s club for one low fee of $200. Call Dick Striano at 781-264-2884 or email richardstriano@yahoo.com

Bob Sinkiewicz The executive board voted to recognize Bob Sinkiewicz formally. He was a true pillar of this club and responsible for the re-building of this club. We will be obtaining a commemorative plaque and dedicating the upstairs classroom to Bob.

WSC has received multiple donations in Bob’s name since his passing. This money is being used to purchase several rifles for the Junior Program which was his wish.

More information to follow reqarding the commemoration.

Many Thanks to Ron Hidalgo!!
Ron, our past president and owner of the Sportsmen’s Den, 666 Southern Artery in Quincy, will obtain the new rifles for our Junior program at cost! Check out Ron’s shop, he has some great deals!Hear what Northeast Shooters have to say about Ron.

Thanks also to Ted King
Ted will be selling the club gear and taking renewals for discounted NRA memberships as well! See below.

Reminder to all members
It is against club rules to let someone else use your key!

Good Luck to Norm Routhier
Norm Routhier, a quiet member of our club who does a lot of jobs around the club that go unnoticed, is moving out of state. He was the chief cook and bottle washer here at the club. We wish Norm all the best and thank him for his dedication to the club! Joe Fee will take over as the new club manager. If anyone notices anything out of place call Joe Fee at 781-331-4520.


B.S.A. Venture Crew 73
The B.S.A. Venture Crew meets regularly at the Weymouth Sportsmen’s Club. Our crew is a group of Boys and girls ages 14-20. Call Maryanne for information 781-985-5121. More info to follow.


The Junior Program
The program will be ending early May.
 It will resume again in the fall and meet every Wednesday night 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m except during school vacations and snow days. Anyone interested in attending just stop by on Wednesday night or contact Dick Striano at 781-749-7271 with any questions. You may also email Dick. Feel free to volunteer at the junior program, we had consistent kids this year. It is becoming a solid program here at the club.

Mass certified pistol permits and FID classes– $100
Discounted Mass certified pistol permits and FID classes are currently being offered at the club for a limited time only. For further info requarding instructors and upcoming classes or to take a tour of the club, call Dick Striano at 781-264-2884 or email at richardstriano@yahoo.com.

Other Classes
The Weymouth Sportsmen’s Club offers classes in women’s shooting, scout merit badges for rifle and archery, refuse to be a victim, Eddie Eagle and Mass/NRA certified pistol intructor classes throughout the year. In addition certified instructor classes are offered in rifle, shotgun, personal protection, home firearm safety and range safety officer. If you are interested in a particular class or have a group of people interested in a particular topic, please call Dick Striano at 781-264-2884 or email at richardstriano@yahoo.com

New Member Orientations

New member applicants are required to attend an orientation meeting in order to obtain key card access to the club and the range. All potential new members must sign up for and attend the session. Orientation is held monthly on the first Tuesday of each month following the general meeting at 8 p.m. Choose a date then email info@weymouthsportmensclub.com with your name and the date of orientation you will be attending.

Please note: your application must be completed and submitted at least two weeks prior to the date of new member orientation or you will need to sign up for the following month.

Scituate Rod and Gun Club
In an effort to promote the sport of skeet, the Scituate Rod and Gun club, would like to invite all members of the WSC to come and shoot skeet at the SRGC at the member rate of $3.00 per round. Skeet is run on Sundays from 11am-6pm and on Wednesdays 5pm-9pm, under the lights. Turnout can be sparse on Wednesdays, during the winter months, so it is suggested that you call the club before coming down. (781)545-1510.

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If a member knows of a special event or is offering a course and would like it listed on the website calendar just send an email. If you would like to include something in the monthly newsletter such as new activities, upcoming programs or local events that may interest other members, send an email and it will be posted it in the next newsletter.

Volunteer Fee

If you haven’t volunteered or registered to volunteer, please send your $25 volunteer fee to the club. If you are interested in volunteering, send an email to info@weymouthsportsmensclub.com.

NRA Recruiter
We have a new
 “NRA Recruiter”. Renew your NRA membership or join the NRA for a discounted rate and the club will receive a recruitment commission. Contact Ted King 781-635-3172. Renew or join today and save $10!

Get your gear and support the club!
Ted King has sweat shirts, jackets, golf shirts, t-shirts and caps for sale with the club logo. There are also WSC lanyards and patches. Call Ted at 781-635-3172, or catch up with him on Wednesday evenings or at the general meeting if you would like purchase any of these items

Pricing: 
Jackets $55, Golf shirts $25, T-shirts $15, Caps $10, Lanyards $4, Patches $5