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3rd Annual SAFR Family Day - Free Kids Stuff!

Discussion in 'Michigan Glockers' started by Barbara, May 23, 2007.


  1. Barbara

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    Hillsdale, MI – The Shooters' Alliance for Firearms Rights (SAFR) will present the Third Annual Family Firearms Day at Centerline of Calhoun County in Bellevue, Michigan on June 2, 2007, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Family Firearms Day is a free event designed to introduce families to the safe and fun use of firearms. All children who attend will be given a presentation on the safe handling of a firearm, as well as instruction on how to deal with firearms safety at home and with peers. Then they will have the opportunity to try out several shooting activities using .22 rifles, handguns and a modified version of trap shooting. Lunch, snacks and drinks will be provided for free throughout the day, and there will be goodie bags and door prizes.

    In addition, there will be several demonstrations and activities taking place, including a rescue vehicle tour, a moonwalk, a rifle demonstration performed by ACTS (American Confederation of Tactical Shooters), a bird dog demonstration and others.

    All shooting activities will be supervised by NRA certified instructors. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to participate.

    SAFR is an organization dedicated to the restoration and preservation of Second Amendment rights. According to John Johnson, Vice-President of SAFR, "Family Firearm Day is our way of promoting safe, fun, family involvement in firearms rights issues."
    Centerline of Calhoun County is located at 23100 13 Mile Rd, Bellevue, Mi 49021.

    For more information on Family Firearm Day activities June 2nd at Centerline of Calhoun County or for more information about the Shooters' Alliance for Firearms Rights (SAFR) see their web-site at www.firearmsalliance.org or call 517-610-9849.
     
  2. Barbara

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    Ok, goodie list so far includes, for the first 50 kids:

    Hunting DVD
    Model Airplane Kit
    Eddie Eagle coloring book and poster.
    Sharp Shooter Pin.
    Rubber bracelet.
    Pencil and notepad.
    1/2 lb. candy.
    Other stuff I can't really remember.

    We also have some cool door prizes including a set of Tiger Tickets to give away.

    Plus a moonwalk and a bunch of other fun stuff to do.

    Completely free and open to the public!
     

  3. Xenia

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    Oh... how frustrating. I would have LOVED to have gone... but didn't hear about it until just now.

    I hope you had fun!
     
  4. Barbara

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    We had a great time!

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  5. XDHSr

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    I was there and I thought it was a great idea. I brought my wife and daughter who each shot for the first time. They walked away with new respect and interest. Thanks for putting it on! Next time I am going to encourage some of my non shooting friends to come.