Events and Programs
Classes & ClinicsClasses, clinics and private instruction are available by NSCA, NSSA, NRA certified instructors. Call the Clubhouse at 301-577-7178 to arrange an appointment to meet your needs.
Learn-To-Shoot ClassesLearn-To-Shoot Classes are designed to introduce shotgun shooting of clay targets to novice shooters. Class covers safety, gun operation and proper shooting techniques. We suggest all new shooters over age 14 take this class. (A ninety-minute class is $40 per person and includes everything required for the session). Call the center for dates & times. Pre-registration recommended.
Skeet, Trap & Sporting Clay ClinicsTaught by a certified instructor, limited to five shooters per group; learn how these games are shot, the types of target presentations and proper shooting techniques. Clinic is for those who have shot before, but want to take their shooting to the next level. Please call for the center for dates and times. Pre-registration recommended.
The range also offers private instruction from Rhys Arthur, a NSCA Level III instructor. Rhys welcomes all levels of shooters who wish to improve their shooting ability and enjoyment of the game. For information about private instruction or group rates, contact the instructor directly at 301-641-1531.
Competitive Shooting & TournamentsRegularly scheduled tournaments are held during the year.
Tournaments are sanctioned by and registered with the:
Leagues are available for trap, skeet, sporting clays and are fun for beginners to experience shooters. Evening leagues available on lighted fields during summer hours. Sign up and enjoy the camaraderie of being part of a league while improving your skills. For additional information and registration, call 301-577-7178.
This 12-week league runs every Thursday from August 7-October 23, 2014 from 4-6:30 pm. Your best 8 weekly scores count for your total.
Saturday Morning Youth ShootingThis program provides young adults (12-17) with opportunities to participate in organized, adult-supervised trap, skeet, and sporting clays activities. All participants must pass a safety class to enter the program. The safety class is held once a month. Please call the 301-577-7178 for dates and times.
Teen Target Summer Camp
Teen Target Shooting Camps are offered in July for ages 12-16. This 5-day shooting program teaches youth safe and responsible shotgun handling, as well as skills in trap, skeet and sporting clays activities. There are many games within the sport of target shooting where youth will learn personal responsibility, sportsmanship and teamwork. Information will be available in M-NCPPC’s Summer Camp brochure and at using the SMARTlink system.