Firearms Safety April 2022

Published on March 9, 2022

Sign Up Day

April 5th, 2022
6:00 PM–7:30 PM

Class Days

Every Tuesday & Thursday
April 7th–28th, 2022

Field Day

Saturday, April 30th
8:00 AM–2:00 PM

Class Schedule

 April 5th 

Sign Up

Class Sign Up Day

6:00–7:30 PM

 April 7th 

Chapters 1–2

Introduction, Rifles and Shotguns

6:00–8:30 PM

April 14th

Chapter 5

Fundamentals of Shooting

6:00–8:30 PM

April 19th

Chapter 6

Hunter Responsibility and Ethics, Conservation Officer

6:00–8:30 PM

April 21st

Chapters 7–8

Resource Management, Personal Preparedness

6:00–8:30 PM

April 26th

Chapters 9–11

Handgun, Muzzle Loader, Archery, REVIEW

6:00–8:30 PM

April 28th

Review Day

Review/Make-Up Class

6:00–8:30 PM

April 30th


Field Day will be held rain or shine. Dress Appropriately

8:00 AM–2:00 PM

Requirements & Expectations

  • Ask Questions!
  • Be safe when handling a firearm
  • Know the firearm you are handling/carrying
  • If you are uncomfortable about how someone is handling a firearm, we expect you to bring it to their attention immediately!!!
  • Have fun
  • Learn a lot
  • Engage in cooperative learning-help others in the class understand the topics covered.
  • Snacks may be purchased during our break during each class.
  • Bring a copy of the student’s birth certificate
    (this is a state requirement & it will be returned)
  • Do not bring a firearm to class unless requested to do so by the instructors.

Class Cancelations & Missing Class:

  • If a class needs to be rescheduled we will contact you as soon as possible
  • If you are going to miss a class you must notify Al
  • If you do miss more than one class, you must retake the course or find another class being offered and sit in on that class to get credit for it.
  • If school is cancelled, class is cancelled

Text or Call For More Information:

Jim Czechowicz at 608-790-1229
Al Yeshe at 507-993-6803

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Optional Trap Shooting Seminar

We will be offering an optional trap shooting seminar Saturday, April 30 after field day.

  • The instructors will update you on what to do/bring for the demo.
  • A signup sheet will be passed around for you to register for the seminar.

This seminar is also open to any parents that want to learn how to trap shoot or are interested in joining Gopher State Sportsmen Club.

If you do not have a shotgun to use for this seminar, one will be provided.

Contact Jerry DenBoer at 507-895-8545 for more information on this seminar.