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
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.