Berm Work Cancelled

Members,

Due to weather and issues with acquiring the excavator, we are cancelling the berm work for this weekend, 15 and 16 December. We will take a look at things later in the winter or early spring for another work day.

Thanks

ARPC XO

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Arlington is having a 200 yard steel plate shoot this Saturday

To Arlington Rifle and Pistol Club,

Arlington has a 200 yard steel plate shoot this Saturday, December 8th from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
No armor piercing ammo: green tips, black tips, etc.

This is a very popular shoot.

Have a great day!

Thank you,

Rob

Hesco Berm Work Weekend

Members,

I have been informed that the weekend of December 15th is going to be a Hesco barrier work weekend. Yes, you heard it correctly. Both Saturday and Sunday 0800 to the end of the day, each day. The goal is to get barrier 4 installed in its entirety and the 3 foot top barriers installed on as many of the completed 7ft tall barriers as possible in two days.

The AGC will have everything prepped as usual. They are renting an excavator this time around because it will be needed to fill the 3ft barriers on top of the 7ft ones already filled.

Once again, we are looking for able bodied (not broken) and motivated individuals to stand up barriers as well as hop in and out of barriers to move dirt to the corners between loads from the heavy machinery. I have to apologize in advance if any of your muscles get used and for the slight soreness the following day. Please bring your favorite shovel, gloves and anything to make yourself comfortable to get the job done. Lunch will be provided by the AGC and you will get range badge credits.

This will be our last push for work on the barriers before the spring hits. Hopefully the weather will hold. Thanks in advance for your support.

ARPC XO

Sad ARPC member news

Rob Cowan’s father, Henry Shaw Cowan Jr passed away on November 30. Henry was a WW2 veteran and a 44 year member of ARPC. Henry introduced Rob to the club when Rob bought his first AR many years ago. Please keep Rob and his family in your thoughts and prayers.