• DUCKS UNLIMITED SPORTSMEN'S NIGHT OUT : Join Ducks Unlimited
at the Stockbridge Sportsmen's Club on October 5th. See the Events & Calendar page for details..
• 2018 SPORTSMEN'S SWEEPSTAKES: The 2018 Sweepstakes prize list has been posted on
the Sweepstakes page. Winners will be posted there also.
• NEWSLETTER CHANGES: Newsletter editor Max Scherff has given
the club newsletter format a facelift. We are still mailing newsletters, but will also post them for download and reading
on the Newsletter page of this website. We have begun experimenting with a bulk emailing service called MailChimp, and recently
sent a notice through this system to announce the GOAL Law Seminar on May 1st. While we would like to utilize MailChimp
more often, we are missing or have incorrect email addresses for nearly 150 members. Please visit the
Membership page and use the contact form to reconfirm your mailing address and email address. Thank you.
LAND PURCHASE: The Stockbridge Sportsmen's Club has just purchased approximately
95 acres that abutted our existing land, extending west into West Stockbridge.
2019 MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL:: A membership renewal form with be included in your October
newsletter. Renew by January 1st to avoid paying a reinstatement fee.
RANGE CHECK-IN PROCEDURE: Members and their guests must sign in and
pay the appropriate range fee before using the range. The member must be present at the range in order for guests to use that
range. Please pick up your brass when done.
• YOUTH ACTIVITY VOLUNTEERS
NEEDED: The club's popular Youth Archery and Rifle Leagues are always in need of more volunteers.
The Youth Archery program has concluded for the year, but Youth Rifle will run on Wednesday evenings in July and August. Pay
it forward! It's both fun and rewarding.
MA ATTORNEY GENERAL BANS ASSAULT RIFLES: Attorney General Maura Healey
has issued a directive making formerly "Massachusetts Compliant" AR and similar style rifles illegal in the state
effective Wednesday, July 20th. Click here to visit the State's web page regarding the ban and any exceptions, and click here to visit the GOAL Blog for information on legal challenges being made against the Attorney General.
If you are visiting our club from out of state where your so-called assault weapons are perfectly legal, DO NOT bring your
gun with you. It's a felony offense.
Remember, your vote
could help preserve your Second Amendment rights.
ARCHERY - Archery leagues will start
in January, including our successful Youth Archery program. Look for more info on the Buckhorn Archers Facebook page (see link on Home Page).
SKEET can be enjoyed
every Sunday at 9:00 AM and Tuesday evenings starting at 6:00 PM - weather permitting. Stop by and join in.
NON-RESIDENT FIREARM INFORMATION:
Non-residents wishing to join the Stockbridge Sportsmen's Club or who want to participate at our shooting events should
visit our Non-Resident Info page for Massachusetts firearm requirements. You can legally transport a typical sporting
arm into Massachusetts by following a few simply rules. Confused? Email the club for clarifications.
HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES:
MassWildlife holds about 80 Basic Hunter Education courses around the State each year. You must attend one of these courses
to be elligible for a hunting license. Enrollment opens 60 days prior to the course date, and classes fill very quickly thereafter.
You can register online for advance notification. To see the current course schedule click here.
DISCOUNTED NRA MEMBERSHIP: Join or renew now. Click here or use the link on the Club Affiliations page to save
$ 10.00 or more when you join or renew your NRA membership, or give the gift of a membership.