Women's workshop targets firearms safety, shooting

2014-04-19T00:00:00Z 2014-04-19T12:49:21Z Women's workshop targets firearms safety, shooting The Billings Gazette
April 19, 2014 12:00 am

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Becoming an Outdoors Woman program is sponsoring a firearms shooting workshop on May 17 in Billings.

New or novice shooters will get a better understanding of how to safely handle, shoot and clean a variety of firearms including rifles, shotguns and handguns.

The $59 workshop will be co-hosted by and based at the Blue Creek Sport Shooting Complex, 1767 Bender Road, south of Billings. The fee includes lunch and all firearms and ammunition. Check the registration form for the requirements to attend.

To register, or for more information, contact FWP’s BOW coordinator at: FWP-BOW, P.O. Box 200701, Helena, MT, 59620-0701; call 406-444-9940; or email Liz Lodman at llodman@mt.gov. Or call instructor Twana Bourke at 406-855-8793.

Registration forms are available at FWP’s Region 5 office, 2300 Lake Elmo Drive, in Billings; or via the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov; click “Becoming an Outdoors Woman,” under the Education tab.

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