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2024 Director election results

Thank you to everyone who stepped up and presented their case in running in the contested directors positions.


Director PositionElected
PresidentKyle Schliem
Treasurers AssistantDave Steenblock
MembershipJon Nortemann
RulesLee Thompson

Black Powder Shoot – Help Needed – Jan. 20 & 21, 2024

For the Beloit Rifle Club members still needing work hours, I will need 4 to 6 workers each day to help make this shoot a success and to make it run smoothly .

The workers should be at the Black Powder Lodge January 20th. & 21st. at 8:00 am. to help get the range ready and to go over the S.O.P. information before the 9:00 am. opener.
Workers should dress for cold weather , some workers will be needed inside and outside.

At this time we plan on having chili and crackers and coffee for lunch, but subject to change .Water will be available at all times for $1.00 per bottle. The hours worked will count for the 2023 year or the 2024 year or where you need them, but not for both. The Black Powder Lodge is the far West building and range on the front property.

Black Powder Shoot – Help Needed – Dec. 15, 16, 17

Event Description
 December Black Powder 3 day Shoot , This a W.M.L.A. Sanctioned Program (B) shoot.
Venue/Location Desctiption
 This shoot will be held on the BRC / Black Powder Lodge range, Far West end of the front range!
Dec. 15,16, &17, 2023
Fri. & Sat. 9:00a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Sun. 9:00 a.m. until 2:00p.m.

Workers start at 8:00 a.m.
Additional details/notes
This is a 3 day shoot and I will need 4 or 5 additional workers each day of the shoot to make it run more smoothly , for those needing work hours, give me a call at (608) 921-1542 ,leave your Name, and phone # and a short message and l will return your call , remember leave your name, l do not have caller ID. My phone just shows the number calling. This is a cold weather shoot, so dress to work outside. At this time , I do not know if we will have food & coffee, so bring a lunch!

Sight-In Days – 2023

Sight in your rifle at the Beloit Rifle Club. $10.00 for the first rifle, and $5.00 per gun thereafter. Immediate family members under 18 – $5.00 per gun.

Beloit Rifle Members are there to help you. Minimum charge for experiences scope mounting. Approved targets & shooting benches are provided.

Pistols • Rifle * Shotgun * Black Powder * In Lines * Flintlock & Cap Cartridge

Nov. 4 & 5 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Nov. 11 & 12 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Nov. 15 (wed) 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

All shooters will be required to sign a disclaimer and must adhere to Beloit Rifle Club Safety Rules.

Members please be aware the Indoor Range will be closed when the Sight-in days are in process.

Raffle Drawing: Nov. 15 4:00pm at BRC

Range Lead Available to Members

BRC Members Only: We still have plenty of range lead available from the indoor range cleanup. We still have 3000 lbs available. Price is $0.40 per lb.

See calendar date: 4/29/2023

Contact Brad Mueller at 815-218-2944 if you want some. He will make arrangements with you for pickup if you ca.

2023 Membership Renewal – Dues collection

Dues renewal will take place on February 5, 2023

Location: Boundaries Bar and Grill

Time: 9am to 3pm.

Detailed Info


Alternate dates for payment of Dues:

February 18 – Saturday  :  11 am to 1 pm
March   1 – Wednesday  :  4 pm to 6 pm
March 19 – Sunday  :  11 am to 1 pm
April 5 – Wednesday  :  4 pm to 6 pm 

All alternate dates will be at BRC Clubhouse.

General Work Day Oct. 1

The October General Work Day is scheduled for this Saturday Oct 1st from 7:00 am until 3:30 pm. We have several wood construction jobs planned and lots of painting/staining to complete. Construction jobs include building new Target Frames for the Main Range in preparation for Sight-In Days, building short wooden walk paths for the Pistol Range and repairing gun racks on the 500M Range. Lots of staining to complete on the 500M Range and Main Range. 

This is the last General Work Day for this year, so come out and get your work hours in.
Contact Brad Mueller – Range Construction Director at 815-218-2944 for more information.

Rimfire PRS demo event – 9/18/2022

Date: 9/18/2022 Time: 2:00PM

Location: Back 100 yrd Range

Please be aware this range will be occupied for this event for most of the day.

No charge for club members.

We will have at minimum 3 stages of positional PRS with rimfire rifles.  This will be at or near 100 yards for this event so it’s all about position and changing positions.  Watch the video for more information.

Any questions, email Kyle at brckyles@gmail.com

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General Work Day Sept. 10

The Sept 10th General Work Day is scheduled from 7:00 am until 3:30 pm.

We have a lot of smaller general work projects planned. Several painting / staining jobs, several construction repair type jobs, brush removal jobs, and spent brass sorting / cleaning jobs. No special tool needs are anticipated.

Work Day attendance has generally been pretty slim this year, so we are hoping for better attendance for this Work Day.

Contact Brad Mueller – Range Construction Director at 815-218-2944 for more information