June 2017 Newsletter

Saturday, 03 June 2017 by

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Classic Battle Rifle Match

Saturday, 03 June 2017 by

Dust off your beloved Battle Rifles of yesteryear!!! Rifles must be .30 or larger, iron sighted, and a design which was issued to armed forces. The match will be held July 30, and is limited to 40 spots, and open only to CFGPA members until July 10.  EMT $30 to to reserve your spot!

Change to General Meeting date

Saturday, 03 June 2017 by

The General Membership meeting planned for June has been postponed to July 19.  The Board wants to provide an update to the renovation plans, but we are still waiting on some changes to the plans. Please plan to attend 1900 July 19.  Notice of any motions will be posted and emailed at least two weeks

New courses: Basic Handgun and IDPA

Saturday, 03 June 2017 by

Robert Paddon has developed two shooting courses for the club: Basic Handgun Shooting Course (BHSC) IDPA New Shooters Course The purpose of the BHSC is to take someone who has completed the Canadian Restricted Firearm Safety Course and want to learn how to shoot with some more classroom instruction and coaching while actually shooting.  He ran

Intro to shooting for women

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 by

INTRODUCTION TO SHOOTING – A WORKSHOP FOR WOMEN ONLY This session is full, but you can email Sharon (below) to get on a cancellation list, or mailing list for when the next one is offered! A workshop for women interested in learning about shooting in a fun, relaxed environment, with experienced instructors. Monday, June 26, 2017 5:30 p.m.

Some work starting…

Saturday, 29 April 2017 by

You can expect to see a little work before we get into the meat of the pending renovation… The CFGPA has partnered with the FVRD to connect the Clubhouse to the Regional water supply.  This is in anticipation of the renovation, and will ensure they Clubhouse has a clean, sustainable water supply going forward. We’ve


Saturday, 29 April 2017 by

Volunteers It is nice to see a resurgence in volunteerism at the club, we have had nice turnouts at the work parties and we are getting calls from people with some spare time offering to come in and work on projects. We at the club are very appreciative, thank you ! Have a look at

Significant Grants for the CFGPA!

Saturday, 29 April 2017 by

We have received two Grants from the Provincial Government and from the FVRD to assist with our renovation plans. The Club approached our MLA, Mr. Laurie Throness and asked for his assistance in our renovation plans.  Mr. Throness was very supportive and worked hard with us to obtain a Grant of $20,000! We received a

YOSC Summer 2017 Updates

Saturday, 29 April 2017 by

Hi all, A few spots remain for the Youth Outdoor Skills Camp.  Please check this page for more information! We’re looking for volunteers to help as night chaperones or help set up on June 24 and 25.  Please email if you can help!

Execs meet with MP Dan Ruimy

Saturday, 29 April 2017 by

CFGPA Director Vince LeBlanc and myself (along with interested parties from outside the club) met with Maple Ridge Liberal MP Dan Ruimy to discuss issues that concerned us.  Amongst other thing we talked about the pending firearms legislation and the concerns of Canadian gun owners.  Mr. Ruimy is a fresh voice in Parliament.  I believe