As a result of the coronavirus pandemic the Board of Directors for the Winnipesaukee Sportsmen’s Club, after careful consideration, have voted to cancel ALL Club related events until the end of April 2020. This cancellation includes; the CRASE Seminar, the WSC Annual Banquet, the NRA First Steps Rifle Class, Tuesday Saturday and Sunday Trap Shooting Events, the WSC April Membership meeting, the April 12th Match, the Comprehensive Handgun Shoot, Handgun Pin Shoot, Pistol Pin Shoot and Hunter Education class. The CRASE Seminar has been rescheduled to October 3rd same time and location. We are currently working on rescheduling the Annual Banquet. We will make every attempt to reschedule the other events as time permits. The Board of Directors will reevaluate the pandemic situation mid-April and determine what, if any further steps need to be taken.
The Clubs ranges will remain opened to its membership during our regular operating hours. Please remember that along with all safety precautions to practice good health habits. We recommend that you bring hand sanitizer and wipes, clean off all hard surfaces before and after use and maintaining a 6-foot social distance. We have been advised that the virus can survive in cold/cool climates on hard surfaces for up to 5 days.
We will do our best to keep our membership updated as we ALL work together to stop the spread of this deadly pandemic.
As a note to our local members, in case you are not aware, most of our local restaurants, sandwich shops and small businesses are offering pick-up, curb side and delivery services. They include: Buckey’s, Center Harbor Dinner, The Village Kitchen, The Bob House, The Canoe, Skelley’s Market and more.
For those members that have not renewed their membership to the Club for 2020 we are extending the renewal period through the end of June.
The WSC New Member Wait List is now Open
Go here to Get on our Waiting List to become a New Member.
Please follow directions exactly as stated. Thank you
Membership Renewals are now open!!
Details and a renewal form are on our Membership page.
After you download the WSC Form and fill it out with a check for $70.00 made out to WSC, you will mail it to: WSC, P.O. Box 192, Moultonborough, NH 03254. When we receive your Renewal Form, your Gate Key Card will be activated until April 1st, 2021. Please retain your 2019, (the dark pink one) Members Card for identification purposes at the Club. Should you need a replacement card, you can contact Corie Sullivan: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We No Longer Allow Guests at the Ranges
Instead we have established One-day Memberships and One-day Junior Memberships. Go to our Membership Page for more info.
Range Rules have been revised
Read the new Special rule on Dueling Trees here.
NRA Certification Classes
Details on found in Educational Programs Section.
Please check the calendar here on the web site on a regular basis as the range will be closed for several special events over the next couple of months.
We are instituting a “Junior Member” Youth Program at the Club. To be eligible one must be a child, grandchild or a ward of an active WSC member between the ages of 10 and 17 and attend an NRA Youth Training class at the club. For more information and registration in the program please contact Bob Sullivan at email@example.com.
The WSC will permit non-club members that have experience in shooting to participate in specified shooting events at the club under the following conditions:
• Non-Club members must arrive 45 minutes to 1 hour before the event starts.
• Complete a One-day membership application.
• Complete a Hold Harmless Waiver.
• Pay a $5 One-day membership fee plus all applicable event fees.
• Attend a brief safety orientation with a WSC RSO.
• Demonstrate working knowledge of the firearms to be used in the event.
• Demonstrate safe handling of said firearms.
Events opened to non-club members are listed on the website calendar with the notation “Opened”. (Not all events are opened to non-club members). The RSO assigned to the event will make the determination if a non-club member may participate in the event. The main gate will be opened 1 hour before the event start time and will be closed 15 minutes before the event starts.
For further information or questions please email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
C. R. A. S. E.
Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events
Sponsored by the Moultonborough Police Dept, the Sandwich Police Dept. and the Winnipesaukee Sportsmen’s Club
Where: Moultonborough Community Building (Lion’s Club), Old Route 109, Moultonborough, NH 03254
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rescheduled Date: Saturday, October 3, 2020
Save the date!
*Please be aware that the informational videos and slides are very graphic!!
Annual Winnipesaukee Sportsmen’s Club Banquet
The banquet will be rescheduled.
A new date to be determined.
Balmoral Club House, Moultonboro NH
Cocktails & Appetizers at 5:30 PM — Dinner at 6:30 PM
Buffet by Bucky’s Restaurant & Tavern
• Buckey’s famous Marinated Steak Tips & Stuffed Chicken Breasts
• Red Bliss Mashed Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables
• Garden or Caesar Salad and Artisan dinner rolls
• Warm Apple Crisp w/vanilla ice cream, coffee or tea
Various Raffles – Ruger Precision Rifle tickets also available
Banquet Speaker: Ken Warchol
Ken Warchol has over 50 years of experience in bee keeping! He is a certified bee inspector in Massachusetts and widely respected throughout the Northeast and beyond. He will share many of the complexities and rewards of this important biological endeavor!
$40.00 per person (includes 3 raffle tickets).
Guarantee your seat! Download the Banquet Flyer, fill out the reservation form and return it with your check to:
Payable to Winnipesaukee Sportsman’s Club by April 20, 2020
Mail to: Phil Hoefs, 44 Brae Burn Rd. Moultonboro, NH 03254
Questions? Phil Hoefs at (603)455-6294 or email at email@example.com
WSC 2020 Scholarship Raffle
For 2020 we will be raffling a Ruger Precision Rifle, 6.5 creedmoor caliber with an American Flag camo finish. Proceeds will go to the WSC 2020 Scholarship Fund. This years drawing will be held Monday October 12th at 4pm in the Sandwich Fair Pavilion. Chances are $10 each, please send check or money order to WSC P.O. Box 192 Moultonborough, NH 03254. Chances will also be available at most Club events and activities or at Goodhue Marine & Firearms Route 25 Moultonborough NH where the firearm will be on display.
There will be two $1000 scholarships awarded for 2020. One to a graduating senior from Moultonborough Academy that meets the established criteria. The other $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a son, daughter, grandson or granddaughter of a WSC Club member that meets the established criteria. Both recipients will be determined by the WSC Scholarship Committee. Scholarship candidates can be any senior student scheduled to graduate from High School in 2020, who’s parent or grandparent is a WSC Member in good standing. Preference may be given to students entering: Conservation, Environmental Sciences, and Law Enforcement. An interview with the WSC Scholarship Committee may be necessary. You can download the Scholarship application here.
If you would like to purchases tickets please include a separate check for the tickets with your renewal form or just send a check with the amount of tickets you would like to WSC PO Box 192 Moultonborough, NH 03254 of contact Bob Sullivan at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 603 253 5403.
You may download a copy of this notice here.
Thank You for Your Continued Support
Automated External Defibrillator
Through the generosity of a club member, that wishes to remain anonymous the club now has an Automated External Defibrillator or AED located in the main shooting shed. Members will want to watch the YouTube video on its use and operation. The link is http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zw78XnpjAGU.