Fish and Game Club of Vienna

Club News Letter

Thursday, Aug 3, 2017

Fish & Game Club of Vienna



Olympic Rifle Shooting and Rifle Safety Program - Russ Evans (330) 534-5344

Classes begin Monday, September 11, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Vienna Fish and Game Club

10 Week course - Air Rifle & Smallbore

Boys & Girls ages 12 - 17 are welcome to learn: Rifle Safety, Gun Handling, Basic Marksmanship, Rifle Cleaning, 5 weeks Air Rifle & 5 weeks Smallbore Rifle

Introduction to Ohio Wildlife Rules, and Position Shooting.

All equipment is provided. Cost is $10 per week. Juniors need an adult sponsor with them at the first meeting. Those who are interested may be invited to fill openings in the Vienna Cougars Jr. Rifle Team and compete in Local, State, Regional and National levels.

Classes are sponsored by:  ODNR, Ohio Friends of the NRA, The Fish & Game Club of Vienna, and The Vienna Cougars Jr. Rifle Team Coaches and Staff.

Your junior may reserve a spot by calling Coach Russ Evans, 330.534.5344


NRA Youth Sportsfest – Larry Beardsley (330) 898-4486

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Vienna Fish and Game Club

Free to all youth 9 to 18 years old

Learn gun and archery safety.  Demystify firearms by providing hands-on experience.  Have opportunity to safely shoot rifle, pistol, shotgun, blackpowder guns and archery equipment with adult supervision.  Pre-register by September 16th, 2017 by calling (330) 898-4486 or emailing at  Parent or guardian must sign liability waiver.  No privately owned guns please.  Free t-shirt to first 50 registered.  Sponsored by Trumbull County 4-H Shooting Sports Pioneers.  Thanks to Vienna Fish and Game Club of Vienna, ODNR, Safari Club and Stocker’s Gun Shop.


Memberships – Danielle Stokes (330) 719-1932

We will not be taking any new members for the months of September and October 2017.


Lawn Mowing/Grounds – Sam Steele (330) 507-4554

HELP!!!!  The Grass is growing and needs mowing!!  Give Sam a call and get on the schedule to help.  Great way to get your hours in and help keep the club grounds beautiful for the summer.


Archery League - Larry Greathouse (330) 720-5893

Shooting for the league began January 2nd.  If you have questions about teams, work, etc., please call Larry.


2017 Mahoning Valley Trap League Schedule – Vienna Dates – ALL RANGES CLOSED

The league will be using the Fish and game club of Vienna’s trap facilities on the following dates: April 24th, June 12th, July 31st, and September 25th.  ALL RANGES ARE CLOSED FOR THESE DATES!


Hunters Safety Class – George Marsh (330) 539-4171

Hunter Education Class will be given August 18th 2017 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm and August 20th 2017 from 8:30am to 3:00pm.  You must attend both sessions.  You can register for this class starting July 20th 2017 online at the ODNR website.  Call George with any questions.


Appleseed – Pam Karousis (330)720-1110

This will be the first weekend in August.


Logo Sales - Shirley Dietlebach (330) 540-0738

We have New T-shirts and sweatshirts with our logo. Call Shirley for prices and sizesWe also have a few old sweatshirts (M &L) ($7) and a few T-shirts ($2) to sell. 


NRA Memberships – Bill Laslo (330) 219-5521

NRA memberships are $30.00 per year.  Call Bill and do your part to support the only organization fighting to guarantee your right to enjoy the shooting sports. 


Trap - Darrell Combs (330) 240-5030

Trap is open to the public on Wednesdays and Sundays beginning at 11 AM.  Fee is $3 per round.  Help is needed to load the trap houses and score. 


Building Cleaning Chairperson - Andrew Sanders (330) 979-9613

There are a few openings yet during the year to be filled.  Please call Andrew to be put on the schedule if you want to earn hours.


Reloading Class –Shirley Williams (330) 534-2929

For those of you interested in taking a reloading class, Shirley will start taking names.  The class will be sometime in September.  Please give her a call if you are interested.   Will the seven people who called me in March and April please call me so I can get their names and phone numbers


Club Rentals – Rick Jugenheimer (330) 360-9300

Rentals are available on days there are no club activities planned.  Charge for members is $150 (Probationary Members is $250) plus $150 security deposit which is returned after event and it is determined facility is in good condition.  You have use of the kitchen, meeting room and indoor activity room.  No ranges, indoor or outdoor are to be used.


Newsletter - Danielle Stokes (330) 719-1932

Please keep me updated on all address, phone number, or email changes.

Attention all Project/Activity chairpersons, please make sure to give me or email me any info needed to be put into the newsletter before each meeting if you want it in the newsletter.  I cannot attend the actual meeting so I don’t know what info needs to be in each month. 




Next Meeting will be September 7th at 7:00 PM



Upcoming Events

Friday, Oct 13 at 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, Oct 15 at 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday, Oct 15 at 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday, Oct 16 at 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM