FROSTBURG — The Big Savage Sportsmen’s Club will host Handgun Day at the Frostburg Rifle Range on Sept. 22.
The event is free, open to the public and designed for folks who are considering handgun ownership, or who own a handgun but don’t feel comfortable shooting it.
This event will provide the opportunity to shoot a variety of types and calibers made available by Kerr Brothers Guns of Cumberland.
Shooters may also bring their own handgun and ammunition.
Participants under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Short workshops will be provided throughout the day to explain laws regarding transport, storage and safety responsibilities of handgun ownership, and will demonstrate grip, aiming and shooting techniques.
Live firing will follow each workshop and be supervised by National Rifle Association certified Range Safety Officers of Big Savage Sportsmen’s Club.
The range is located off of Clifton Terrace, Rt. 40, west of Frostburg, across the road from Kemp Drive.
Participants may attend anytime between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
The range will close at 4 p.m.
The Club has hosted a Handgun Day each spring and fall since 2010.
The event will be held rain or shine.
To learn more, call 301-689-9291, 301-689-1519 or visit Frostburg Rifle Range or Big Savage Sportsmen’s Club on Face Book.