Outdoors calendar

The listed events are open to the public, although membership in some organizations may be required.


Today: The Women's Pistol Shooting Group will meet at 1:30 and 3 p.m. at Carolina Star Gun and Hunt Club. This group is open to all women shooters. Beginners are encouraged to attend. Range fee is $15. Call (803) 641-1742 to register.

Saturday: Pinetucky Gun Club will hold an IBS Bench Rest Rifle Shoot at 9 a.m. There is a class for just about any centerfire rifle. Call (706) 592-4230 for details.

July 22: Pinetucky Gun Club will hold a two-gun rifle/pistol shoot at 9 a.m. Bring your semi- automatic military style rifles and your best hand gun. The rifle shooting will be done off-hand, and targets will be set at 25 and 50 yards. Pistol targets will be set from 25 yards and closer. Cost is $4 for members and $12 for non-members. Call (706) 592-4230 for information.

July 28: An ATA Registered Trap Shoot will be held at Carolina Star Gun and Hunt Club. Shooting begins at 10 a.m. Contact Peggy Crockett at (803) 640-0878 or carolinak80@aol.com for information and registration.

July 28: Pinetucky Gun Club will hold a .22 rimfire bench rest rifle match at 9 a.m. Cost is $15 for adults and $10 for kids 16-and-under. Lunch is included. Call (706) 592-4230 for details.

July 28: An NRA First Step Pistol Class will be held at 10 a.m. at Carolina Star Gun and Hunt Club, Windsor, S.C., for beginning shooters. Cost is $50. Call (803) 641-1742 to register.

Aug. 3: Columbia County will hold its Summertime on the Canal outdoor festival beginning at 4 p.m. at Savannah Rapids Pavilion. An outdoor concert will be held at 9.

Aug. 4-5: The second annual King of the Hill individual bass tournament will be held at Wildwood Park. For details, call Robert Giffin, (706) 533-0357.

To submit an item for the Outdoors Calendar, send to: Outdoors Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, Columbia County Office, 4272 Washington Road, Suite 3-B, Evans GA 30809; e-mail to rob.pavey@augustachronicle.com; or fax to (706) 868-9824.



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