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6/3/16 Firearms Familiarization for Hunters

6/11/16 Women's Day at the Range
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Rhode Island Hunter Education Program
2016 COURSE SCHEDULES
This list is updated regularly so please check back for additional class options
HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES
Pre-Registration with the instructor is required unless otherwise noted.
All courses are free of charge.
December
12 & 13

FULL
8 AM to 4 PM
Must Attend Both Sessions
DEM Fish & Wildlife Education Center (C)
1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place, Exeter
Contact: Scott Travers- scott.travers@dem.ri.gov
Registration Begins: FULL
December
12 & 13

FULL
9 AM to 4 PM
Must Attend Both Sessions
Wincheck Gun Club (C)
300 New London Turnpike, West Greenwich
Contact: Art Peltier 739-2485
Registration Begins: FULL
January
14 & 15,
2016
4 PM to 10 PM
Must Attend Both Sessions
DEM Fish & Wildlife Education Center (C)
1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place, Exeter
Contact: Scott Travers- scott.travers@dem.ri.gov
Registration Begins: 12/7/15
March
5 & 6

FULL
Noon to 5 PM
Must Attend Both Sessions
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Bill Carreira 624-9280
Registration Begins: FULL
March
11 & 12
6 to 9 PM on 3/11
8 AM to 4 PM on 3/12
Must attend both sessions
Cranston Fish & Game (C)
19 Tucker Hollow Road, Foster
Registration: Ed Smith or Ken Smith 828-0860
Registration Begins: 12/28/15
March
19 & 20

FULL
8 AM to 5 PM on 3/12
Must attend both sessions
Manville Sportsmen's Club (C)
250 High Street, Manville
Registration: Jack Peters 437-0429
Registration Begins: FULL
March 23,
25 & 26
5 to 8:30 PM on 3/23 and 3/25
8 AM to 4 PM on 3/26
Must Attend All Sessions
Ashaway Sportsmen's Club (P)
Gun Club Path, Ashaway
Contact: Art Silva 539-2022
Registration Begins: 3/11/16
April 20 & 23
6 to 9 PM on 4/20
8 AM to 5 PM on 4/23
Must attend both sessions
Smithfield Sportsmen's Club (C) (C)
14 Walter Carey Road, Smithfield
Contact: https://ssc-rihs.eventbrite.com
Registration Begins: 3/21/16
April 30 &
May 1
FULL
10 AM to 5 PM on 4/30 &
Noon to 5 PM on 5/1
Must Attend Both Sessions
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Bill Carreira 624-9280
Registration Begins: FULL
August 16, 18 & 20
5:30 PM to 9 PM on 8/16 & 8/18
8:30 AM to Noon on 8/20
Must Attend All Sessions
Cumberland Beagle Club (P)
425 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland
Contact: Frank King 934-2755
Registration Begins: 7/15/16
September
24 & 25
10 AM to 5 PM on 9/24 &
Noon to 5 PM on 9/25
Must Attend Both Sessions
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Bill Carreira 624-9280
Registration Begins: 9/1/16
BOWHUNTER EDUCATION COURSES
Pre-Registration with the instructor is required unless otherwise noted.
All courses are free of charge.
December 6
FULL
8 AM to 4 PM
Riverside Sportsmen's Club (N)
1 Mowhawk Drive, East Providence
Contact: Scott Travers scott.travers@dem.ri.gov
Registration Begins: FULL
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
January 9
8 AM to 5 PM
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Gene Lavoie 624-1731
Registration Begins: 12/9/15
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
January 16
FULL
8 AM to 4 PM
DEM Fish & Wildlife Education Center (C)
1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place, Exeter
Contact: Scott Travers- scott.travers@dem.ri.gov
Registration Begins: FULL
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
February 6
FULL
8 AM to 5 PM
Manville Sportsmen's Club (C)
250 High Street, Manville
Registration: Jack Peters 437-0429
Registration Begins: FULL
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
February
10 & 13
6 PM to 9 PM on 2/10
9 AM to 4 PM on 2/13
Must Attend Both Sessions
Smithfield Sportsmen's Club (C)
14 Walter Carey Road, Smithfield
Contact: http://www.ssc-ribe.eventbrite.com
Registration Begins: 1/13/16
April 2
8 AM to 5 PM
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Gene Lavoie 624-1731
Registration Begins: 3/2/16
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
June 12
8 AM to 4 PM
Cranston Fish & Game (C)
19 Tucker Hollow Road, Foster
Registration: Ed Smith or Ken Smith 828-0860
Registration Begins: 5/1/16
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
June 26
7:30 AM to 5 PM
Narragansett Bowhunters (P)
1531 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown
Contact: Ed Klosowski at NKFD36@aol.com
Registration Begins: May 1
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
July 24
7:30 AM to 5 PM
Narragansett Bowhunters (P)
1531 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown
Contact: Ed Klosowski at NKFD36@aol.com
Registration Begins: May 1
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
August 20
8 AM to 4 PM
Cranston Fish & Game (C)
19 Tucker Hollow Road, Foster
Registration: Ed Smith or Ken Smith 828-0860
Registration Begins: 7/1/16
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
August 28
7:30 AM to 5 PM
Narragansett Bowhunters (P)
1531 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown
Contact: Ed Klosowski at NKFD36@aol.com
Registration Begins: May 1
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
September 10
8 AM to 5 PM
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club (C)
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Contact: Gene Lavoie 624-1731
Registration Begins: 8/10/16
Student Proficiency Testing Offered
Handicapped Accessibility-
C- Compliant
P- Partially Compliant
N- Non-compliant
U- Unknown

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