Its going to be good weather to get out to the Club this weekend with your bows and shoot the 28 Reinhart targets at the CVCC and also head on down to the Chaseburg Rod & Gun and shoot their 3D course as well. Shooters at both shoots will be entered into a drawing for a $100 cash prize
35 students successfully passed the written and practical certification tests on March 10 and 12 and earned their Hunter Safety Certification. The class average was 95% with 4 students achieving perfect scores. The graduates were invited to the Conservation Club for a .22 target shoot on Saturday March 14th followed by student awards and a meal served by CVCC members Gary Gilbeck and Paul Lewison. Top student in the class was Jeff Rochester with perfect 100% test scores who received a CVCC hat. Top .22 shooters were Claire Tjelta and Jeff Rochester who each received electronic hearing protectors from the CVCC. We also certified the youngest graduate in the history of CVCC hunter safety classes – Aaron Leis at age 8.
Saturday night saw a large crowd at the Coon Valley Village Hall enjoying great food, friends, and fun socializing and trying their hand at winning many very nice prizes. Congratulations to all the prize winners and special thanks to all the others who made their "donations" to the fundraiser. Also, thanks to the CVCC club members who organized the fundraiser, selected and picked up the food and prizes, prepared the food, set up the village hall, worked in any capacity at the fundraiser, and cleaned up the village hall afterward.
Annual CVCC Spring Fundraiser is this Saturday evening at the Coon Valley Village Hall with doors opening at 5:30. Tickets are still available (Contact Bruce King at 608-452-3407 or any Board Member).
Tickets are $50/Couple and includes meal, beverages, entry into the cash drawing with top prize of $1000 plus opportunity to win many nice prizes in several raffles.
Proceeds will go towards the building fund for a new clubhouse and payoff of our loan for the new Kobuta tractor.
15 Shooters participated in the Cabin Fever Shoot on Sat. Feb. 28th.
Plaques were awarded to the 1st and 2nd place finishers in each event.
Compound Bow - 1st Keith Mathison 2nd Haaken Matheson
Cross Bow - 1st Royce Curtis
12 yd Pistol - 1st John Alseth 2nd Paul Baird
25 yd Pistol - 1st Adam McNeley 2nd Mark Schroeder
25 yd Rimfire - 1st Keith Mathison 2nd Haaken Mathison
50 yd Rimfire - 1st Keith Mathison 2nd Haaken Mathison
25 yd Muzzleloader - 1st Keith Mathison 2nd John Alseth
50 yd Muzzleloader - 1st Bob Navrastad 2nd John Alseth
100 yd Centerfire - 1st Haaken Mathison
200 yd Centerfire - 1st Adam McNeley 2nd Haaken Mathison
Shotgun Trap - 1st John Alseth 2nd Bob Navrastad
The February drawing in the CVCC's Raffle for Serious Sportsmen was held at the monthly membership meeting on Thursday, February 26th. The lucky winner of the Savage 12BT C.S.S 204 Rugar Rifle with a retail value of $1219.00 was Bob . Our next drawing will
The January drawing in the CVCC's Raffle for Serious Sportsmen was held at the monthly membership meeting on Thursday, January 29th. The lucky winner of the Browning Citori Lightning 12 Ga Shotgun with a retail value of $1989.99 »
See attached for full list of shooting results.
Trevor Olson for first in Archery
Rod Ofte for first in Trapp and Centerfire
John Alseth for first in Pistol
Keith Mathison for first in Rimfire and Overall Score
Bob Navrestad for first in Muzzleloader
Muzzleloader Pheasant Hunt at Badgerland Pheasant Farm on Sat. afternoon Jan. 17th. Meet at Badgerland at noon and hunt from 1:00 - 4:00 PM. Reserve your spot by calling Badgerland at 634-4534 or Royce Curtis at 452-3809. (Extra muzzleloading shotguns will be available for anyone who wants to give it a try.)
Second Annual "Iron Man Shot" on Sat. Jan. 24th starting at 8:00 AM at the CVCC. Come shoot your bows, pistols, rimfires, muzzleloaders, and centerfires at an unlimited number of targets and your shotguns at clay pigeons with prizes awarded to the best shooters.
The Coon Valley Conservation Club is sponsoring their annual Wisconsin DNR Basic Hunter Education course. The regular classroom course will meet each Thursday at the Coon Valley Village Hall from 3:45 PM to 6:00 PM beginning on Jan. 29, 2015 and ending on March 12, 2015. There will also be two Saturday morning classes at the Coon Valley Conservation Club on Mar. 7 and Mar. 14 from 9 AM to Noon. There is no minimum or maximum age. Parents are encouraged to enroll and participate. A Parent or Guardian must attend the first class to complete and sign registration forms for any student under the age of 18. Pre-registration is reqired by Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Email student information to CVCCHuntSafe@gmail.com to pre-register.