Author Archives: Wally Kampen

Hunter, Angler & outdoor enthusiast


Good Morning Members:
1) From Andrew Woodward
There is a possibility that Andrew will not be available for the Spring Chicken Fun Shoot and BBQ on May 26/19. We are looking for volunteers to help with this event.
2)From Naz King
The outdoor range padlocks on both the gate and the first-aid box have been replaced for 2019. Don’t forget to bring your new key next time you go to the range.
3) From Wes Smith
The indoor archery range will not be open on a regular schedule for the summer. The outdoor archery range is set up and we encourage archers to go try it out. If anyone has a group they want to bring to the indoor range, contact Wes @ 250-304-7521 and he will try to accommodate.

Ongoing Events:

Ongoing Events:


Members Meeting

All members are encouraged to attend.

First Tuesday of the month at 7:15pm (Does not take place in January due to AGM)


Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday


2 3


4 5 6
7 8



9 10


11 12


14 15



16 17





19 20
21 22







25 26 27











Indoor Archery

Tuesdays at 6:00pm-7:30

Contact: Wes Smith



Indoor Gun Range

Wed: 10:30am-12:00pm* and Wed 1:00pm-3:00pm*  Contact: Marvin Paisner       250-229-5710 or   


Social Gaming

Thursday 5:00pm- 10:00pm

Sunday 4:00pm-9:00pm Contacts:



Ladies Shooting

Thursday at 6:00-7:00pm* New shooters are invited on  the first Thursday of the month.

Contact: Anita Bowers

A huge thank you

A huge thank you to the donors and volunteers who made our

Banquet/Awards Night/Fundraiser so successful!

The following businesses and individuals donated to our fundraiser:

A-3 Plumbing Heating & Gas fitting    Ainsworth Hot Springs              Andex Rentals

Arcright Plumbing & Heating                Art of Brewing                             Backroads Brewing

Balfour Gill & Gift                                      Balfour Repair (B. Beaudoin)  Barren’s Sport Shop

BC Wildlife Federation                            Bill & Brenda Reid                      Billy’s Auto Service

Blue Sky Clothing                                      Bruce Halstead                            Canada Safeway

Canadian 2 for 1 Pizza                                           Catherine McRae                       Christine Sutherland

Charmaine Sabo                                        Dr. Kelly Davidoff                       Dr. Brian Cheshire

Dr. Louise Cheshire                                  Drop Manufacturing                 Eddy’s Music

Ellison’s Market                                         Fisherman’s Market                   Frances Brown

Gary Meadows                                          Georama Growers                      Gill & Gift

Glacier View Glass                                    Glen McKen                                  Grohman Storage

Heather Beaudoin                                    Hellman Canoe                           Heritage Roofing & Sheet-

Howie Grant                                               Hume Hotel                                  Hywood Truck & Equipment

Inland Allcare                                             Itza Ristorante & Pizzeria         J. Yasek Contracting

Jack Tolles                                                   KAL Tire                                          Kolmel Jewellery

Kootenay Country Store Co-op            Kootenay Glass & Mirrors        Kootenay Motors

Kootenay Park Marina                            Kosy’s Meat Cutting                  Rick Lane

Lees Auto Haus 1999                               Lillie & Cohoe                              Lordco Auto Parts

Love O’ the Woods (L. MacMillan)      Mac Tools                                     Maglio Building Centre

Main Jet Motorsports                             Main Street Diner                       Mallards Source for Sports

Martech Electrical Systems                   Marzano Restaurant                 Midtown Motors

NAPA Auto Parts                                       Natalie Green                              NDR&G Archery group

Nelson & District Community Com     Nelson & District Credit U       Nelson Brewing

Nelson Chocofeller                                   Nelson Chrysler                           Nelson Chrysler Auto Body

Nelson Ford                                                Nelson Home Hardware           Nelson Police Association

Obsessed Optics                                        One Body Therapeutic Mass  Otter Books

Pharmasave                                                Prestige Resort                            Railway Coffeehouse

RHC Insurance Brokers                            Richard Bonnell                          Right Touch

Save-On-Foods                                          Selkirk Eye Care                          Dr. Shane Taylor

Shoppers Drug Mart                                SK Electronics                              Snap-On Tools    (J. Wilson)

Snow Pack Outdoor Exper                     Torchlight Brewing                     Totuche Charcuteris

Valhalla Pure                                             Vienna Café                                  Vince DeVito Shoes

Wall-Tone Painting & Contracting      Western Auto Wreckers           Zap Welding


Also, a big thank-you to our Meat Donors:

Brian Beaudoin             Bruce Halstead                            Dean Fancy                    Fisherman’s Market

Gary Meadows              Howie Grant                                 Jamie Yasek                   Jay Mykietyn

Kerry Reed                      Kosy’s Meat Cutting                  Steve Kosinac               Tom Pasacreta

The willingness of the many volunteers, including the Cadets and three Royal Bank Staff, to do their part was much appreciated and made the event possible.

The kitchen staff, led by Jennifer Francouer, were wonderful.                        -by Richard Green