PLS logo 18854E Chassell-Painesdale Road
PO Box 56
Chassell, MI 49916


Upcoming & Regular Events   (See below for link to events of the recent past.)

  • Members' Quarterly Meeting - Social Meeting with Cookout & Shooting
    • Date: 20 June 2019, Thursday
    • Time: 5:30 PM until ?
    • Location: PLSC grounds
    • Burgers, Hot Dogs, and Chips will be served.
    • All PLSC members and their families are invited and encouraged to attend!
    • During or after eating, there will be a general meeting of members.
    • The club ranges will be available for shooting by members at about 7 PM after the meeting. The 5-stand shotgun range will be in operation and supervised for informal clay target shooting. The rifle and pistol ranges will also be open and supervised.
    • Members planing to participate in target shooting should bring their own firearms and ammunition. (Shotgun ammo must be of shot size 7½ or smaller.)
    • Everyone should dress for the weather and bring eye and ear protection. Insect repellent may be useful.
    • If you have not renewed your membership for 2019-2020, we will have renewal forms available at the clubhouse.
    • If you plan to attend, please RSVP with an email to the PLSC Secretary: portagelakeclub@gmail.com. Please indicate the number of guests who will be attending so that we can estimate how much food is needed.


  • Hunter Education Course
    • Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 7 & 8 Sept 2019
                (Students must attend both days)
    • Location: PLSC Ranges and Clubhouse
    • Mark your calendars. Further information will be posted here later.

  • Range Familiarization & Safety Sessions
        Attendance at a Range Familiarization & Safety Session is required for all new applicants for membership, and at least once every three years for all renewing annual members and for life members. A membership card and gate lock combination will be issued only after timely completion of a session.
        Some sessions may be listed on the Club Calendar. If an individual cannot attend a scheduled session, convenient times may usually be arranged by contacting the Club Secretary. (Club contact information).


Regular Events
  • Twice-Weekly Shotgun Five-Stand Shooting
    Five-stand shooting activities begin in the spring as soon as the facility is accessible and functional. Activities are discontinued about mid-September.
    The regular summer schedule for 5-Stand shotgun:
        6:00 PM Wednesdays
        1:00 PM Sundays
    Location: 5-Stand Facility at PLSC grounds.
    Cost: $5 per round of 25 clay targets. There is a surcharge for non-members.
    For information contact John DePuydt.(Club contact information page )
    Also review the section of Clay Range Rules included in the list of (PLS Range Rules.)

  • Weekly Practical Pistol Shooting (IDPA)
    Practice sessions for practical pistol shooting begin in the spring as soon as the range is accessible. Activities on the club ranges are usually discontinued in September.
    The regular summer practice sessions for practical pistol shooting:
        6:30 PM Tuesdays
    Location: At the pistol pit range on the clubhouse grounds.
    Cost: $2.50 per session. Surcharge for non-members.
    For further information contact Scott Gruenberg. (Club contact information)



PLSC Events of the Recent Past
  • Recent Activities

    Link to List

    In addition to the activities scheduled above, the Portage Lake Sportsmen's Club has organized and sponsored a variety of activities throughout the year during the last few months. The list of activities on the linked page is provided as information for members, prospective members, and others interested in PLSC activities.

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