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PO Box 56
Chassell, MI 49916


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

  • Personal Protection in the Home - NRA Course
      View the Course Announcement - Printable Flyer
    • 2018 Dates:
       September 14, Friday
       September 15, Saturday
    • Times:  Friday, 6-9 pm
                  Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm
    • Location: PLSC Clubhouse and ranges. (Go to PLSC location web page .)
    • Description:
         Completion of this course will satisfy the training requirements for a Michigan Concealed Pistol License. This course is open to anyone.
          We have a team of instructors working together to help you develop your handgun skills, learn about self defense and the law, and teach you how to enhance your safety while in and around your home.
    • Registration: Persons taking the course must register through the the NRA Training web page for this course.
          Go to NRA registration web page for PLSC course.
    • Information: The NRA web page provides specific and detailed information about fees, fee payment procedures, contact information, etc.
    • Fee: Fee: $125. (2018 PLSC members qualify for a $25 discount.)
    • Note: The course is being offered as a fund-raising activity to benefit the Portage Lake Sportsmen's Club.

  • 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).

  • Hunter Education Course
    • Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 8 & 9 Sept 2018
                (Students must attend both days)
    • Location: PLSC Ranges and Clubhouse
    • Mark your calendars. Further information will be posted here later.

  • Deer Rifle Sight-In Day
    • Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
    • Location: PLSC Clubhouse and rifle range.
    • Mark your calendars. Further information will be posted here later.



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. 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 Club Rules.)

  • Weekly Practical Pistol Shooting (IDPA)
    Practice sessions for practical pistol shooting being in the spring as soon as the range is accessible. Activities on the club ranges are discontinued usually 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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