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MDC Hosting Basic Handgun Shooting Classes for Women 

HARTSBURG, Mo. — The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites women to get a hands-on outdoor-skills lesson in basic handgun shooting at one of two upcoming free classes being held at Ammo Alley on the following dates:

Jan. 27, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. with registration required by Jan. 23

Feb. 24, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. with registration required by Feb. 21

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(Missouri Department of Conservation photo)

Participants will learn the basics of handgun safety, shooting techniques, equipment and more. A mentored shooting practice will occur at a local indoor shooting range immediately following the classroom session.

“This class is a great introduction to handgun shooting,” said MDC Outdoor Skills Specialist Brian Flowers. “Target shooting is a fun activity that can be enjoyed by women of all ages.”

The class is open to women 18 and older. To register or for more information, contact Flowers at Brian.Flowers@mdc.mo.gov or 573-815-7901, ext. 3388.

Ammo Alley is located at 11562 County Road 395 in Hartsburg.

For more information about this and other Discover Nature programs in mid-Missouri, go online to mdc.mo.gov/regions/central.

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