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New Trout Regulations Set to Take Effect on the West Branch Farmington & Farmington Rivers See Link


WhatsNew.jpgConnecticut Hunting Areas Maps

                                Migratory Bird Hunting Guide



Aug 16 3 D Archery Shoot at GSC/Voluntown/No. Stonington 7:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

                        Contact Pete Trahan 860-235-1082


Aug 29  Andover Sportsmen's Club, Andover, CT is holding their first swap meet, 8 - 3 pm.

            A space is $20, and need your own tables.  The contact is Stephen King


Aug 29  Bow Hunting Class at Quaker Hill Rod & Gun Club FOR Registration CT 


Aug 29  Handgun Certification Class for Connecticut Carry Permit At GROTON SPORTSMEN'S CLUB

                For Details Contact 860-536-6640 or


Sep 4, 5, 6 Firearms Class at Quaker Hill Rod & Gun Club Friday 5 P.M.- 9:30 P.M. Sat. & Sun. 8 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.


Sep 5 GROTON SPORTSMEN'S CLUB Pig Roast Voluntown See Attached Flyer


Sep 19 CCDL Family Picnic at Booth Memorial Park, Stratford A flyer for the event should be available soon.


Sep 26 CCDL Poker Run. All proceeds go to support the lawsuit against the

                        unconstitutional gun law (PA 13-3/13-220) that passed in 2013


Sep 26 Connecticut Hunting & Fishing Appreciation Day at Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington

                        See Attachment


Sep 26 Jr. Hunt Day at Snake Meadow Club Plainfield for details Contact


October 18 Coalition of Connecticut Sportsmen Gala Banquet at the Aqua Turf Club/Restaurant

            556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville/Southington 4:00 P.M. Libations Dinner 5:00 P.M.

            Help support your Lobbyists. Flyer Forthcoming


Nov 14, 15 Ye Connecticut Gun Guild, Inc. "Fall Gun Show" at Elks Lodge 771, 44 Maynard St, Middletown CT

            95 Tables Sat. 9 A.M. - 4 P.M.  Sunday 9 A.m. 2 P.M.  Admission $6.00 (Save $1 w/Ad)

            Youngsters free with an adult,    Active Duty Military Free Admission  

            For Info: Peter Kuck 860-670-5169  (After  5 P.M.)


Dec 6  Junior Hunt Day at GROTON SPORTSMEN'S CLUB


NRA 1st Steps Program for Youngster Shooters starting the 1st Thursday in October.

            We have 2 programs: 2nd also starts in October.

1.    A recreational/safety/NRA 1st steps program that runs the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month (Oct-May) 6:30-9:00 PM

2.    Our Junior Competitive Travel Team.  Who's members have won multiple National Championships and the coaches are National Champions in 3 events, national Records holders, and NRA/CMP/USAS Lev 3 coach certified and sought out as a private coach by many Jr national champions and upcoming Jr from across the country.  This group meets every Thursday 4:30-9:00 PM and goes to matches on the weekend.  Several times throughout the year we bring in Olympic Team and/or National Team Members as well as other internationally known and respected experts to help present topics or provide clinics/private. For Details -  Contact Lizette Grunwell at 860-625-6218 or


Make a Donation to Litigation Fund

We are off to a good start raising the needed funds for the lawsuit against the State of CT's new gun laws, but it is critical that we keep going if we intend to achieve our objective: full restoration of 2nd Amendment rights in Connecticut.

To donate* online to the litigation fund, click here for the CCDL website

If you prefer to write a check,  please make it payable to: “CCDL” and note on the memo of the check that it is for the “2A Litigation Fund”. Checks should be mailed to: CCDL, P.O. Box 642, Groton, CT 06340.

*Contributions and gifts to CCDL or the Litigation Fund are not tax deductible