CLUB NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
SATURDAY MAY 1 – RANGE CLEAN-UP DAY! 9:00am to 2:00pm Projects list will be posted on the website in mid-April. Lunch will be provided. All outdoor ranges, from air gun to the Goff range, will be closed for clean-up day.
Posted: March 17, 2021 at 2:50 pm by Nick Wagner
9:00am to 2:00pm
Projects list will be posted on the website in mid-April.
Lunch will be provided.
All outdoor ranges, from air gun to the Goff range, will be closed for clean-up day.
SMGC Is Open To Guests & Public Activities
Posted: February 4, 2021 at 9:04 pm by Nick Wagner
GOOD NEWS! Members may once again bring guests and the club is open to the public. The clubhouse is also open but we do have restrictions in place such as a 10 person limit and a face mask that covers the mouth and nose is required at all times when inside. Disinfectant will be provided to wipe down surfaces and coffee service is not available. Social distancing is still necessary everywhere on the property to help reduce the spread of virus’s. Covid restrictions/procedures at the indoor range remain unchanged.
Questions or concerns can be directed to Timothy Bunch, SMGC President & Safety Director.
2021 SMGC BOD
Posted: January 20, 2021 at 2:45 pm by Nick Wagner
Timothy Bunch – President
Greg Vaughan – Vice President
Chris Martin – Treasurer
Heather Reeves – Membership Secretary
Tim Bunch – Safety Director
Jean DeSavage – Secretary
John Ayers – Director at Large
Greg Anderson – Director at Large
John Hadder – Director at Large
Ron Springsteen passed away Monday, December 28, 2020
Posted: January 20, 2021 at 2:25 pm by Nick Wagner
Ron passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
He was born February 3, 1937 in L’anse, Michigan, the son of Leo and Leona (Gourneau) Springsteen. Ron served his country in the U.S. Marines. He worked at National Water Lift until his retirement. He was a champion silhouette shooter and enjoyed golfing, photography and his dogs. On April 20, 1962 in Kalamazoo he married Helen Lewis who survives.
Also surviving are his children, Sally Wagenaar of Kalamazoo, John (Pam) Walker of Kentucky, Jack Walker of Florida and Linda (Scott) Stevenson of Otsego; 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Jeff Walker and siblings, Eunice, Alice and Shirley.
According to his wishes cremation has taken place.
Contributions in memory of Ron may be made to Southern Michigan Gun Club.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.
Safety Recall Notice: M&P Shield EZ Pistol
Posted: November 27, 2020 at 3:09 pm by Nick Wagner
Smith & Wesson has issued a Safety Recall Notice for certain M&P Shield EZ Pistols manufactured between March 1, 2020 and October 31, 2020.
ON THE SAFETY FRONT
Posted: November 23, 2020 at 7:30 am by Nick Wagner
Another AED unit ( for cardiac events ) and a trauma kit w/ tourniquet for large wounds and blood loss have been placed on the front of the white shed between the 50 and 100 yard ranges in a weather proof cabinet.
Thank you, Mike Nelson , Mic Wespinter and the Board for working on this and getting it accomplished.
Posted: November 23, 2020 at 7:29 am by Nick Wagner
Members, as a result in the increase of Covid-19 in our area, SMGC will no longer be open to the public and members should not bring guests to SMGC until further notice.
We hope that you will understand the need and support this.
The SMGC Board of Directors
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