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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


Steak Suppers (September thru April) 7:00 P.M. Open to the Public at the Pachaug Outdoor Club


Steak Dinners Snake Meadow Club Inc. Steak Dinner Dates (First Thursday of the Month)

            April 2, 2015, May 7, 2015, June 4, 2015  See Attached Flyer

            If you are interested in purchasing a Season Ticket for all nine dinners at a discount

            Contact: Kevin Brignole at


March 15 Quaker Hill Rod & Gun Club Swap  - See Attachment


March 15 CCDL Litigation Fund Raiser Dinner 5:30 PM - 9:00 P.M.

            New Life Church, 350 High Hill Road, Wallingford, CT 06492


March 21 Handgun Certification Class for Connecticut Carry Permit

            For Details Contact 860-536-6640 or


March 22 Call2Adventure! 2015 Exciting Drawings & Live Auction featuring Sporting Trips Worldwide, Firearms,

            Outdoor Gear, Family Vacations, Ladies Fashion and More!!!

            Also featuring a Gourmet Wild Game Dinner, and Onsite Exhibitors from Across the Country and Around the World...


March 28 Groton Sportsmen’s Club Game Dinner


April 4 Fin, Fur, Feather Club, Chewink Rd. Chaplin,Ct. is holding a Fishing and Hunting Tag Sale

            from 9:00 AM to Noon. $20 for a table. Must sign up at the club.   Contact   Bill O'Hara 860 872 3558


April 12 Connecticut Waterfowler Assn (CWA) Dinner Banquet at Aqua Turf Club/Restaurant 556 Mulberry Street Plantsville


April 19 NEW Hunter Safety Instructor Workshop @ Franklin WMA


April 26 Friends of CE/FS Reunion Dinner at the Aqua Turf Restaurant 556 Mulberry Street Plantsville / Notice forthcoming.


April 26 Groton Sportsmen’s Club Spring Field Day - See Attachment


May 2 & 3 Ye CT Gun Guild Swap Meet at Elks Lodge Middletown


May 8 FRIDAY Evening - Friends of NRA Fundraiser - Groton Inn & Suites 6:00 P.M. Flyer Forthcoming


May 9 Ducks Unlimited Dinner at Mystic Hilton Libations 4 P.M. Dinner 5 P.M. Auctions Silent and Live, Raffles.

          Flyer Forthcoming


May 16 Niantic Sportsmans Club Tag Sale 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM  $20. per table

            Contact Jack Santos    See Attachment


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

            See Attachment


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


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