SHOOTING -- Girls will rule Saturday, June 9, at a Take Your Daughter to the Range Day sponsored by the Bonner County Sportsmen’s Association.
The event is set of 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Sandpoint Outdoor Range off of Baldy Mountain Road with a heavy punch of female talent to work with participants:
Kathy Konek, a Sandpoint junior rifle team coach.
Hattie (Ponti) Johnson, a former Spokanite, member of the Army Marksmanship Unit and a participant in Air rifle in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
Organizers say all family members are welcome, but emphasis will be on girls age 6-18.
Association members say they give the girls an opportunity to learn to shoot .22-caliber rifles and pistols in a fun and safe environment with certified instructors and range officers on hand to help.
Guns and equipment will be provided.
Sign up in advance go guarantee a spot: (208) 266-0141, email firstname.lastname@example.org.