Silver Willow  

"Canada's Premier Shotgun Sports Facility"  

 

 

SILVER WILLOW SPORTING CLUB

 

www.silverwillow.ca

  

                           403-337-2490 

 

                                   Proudly family owned and operated since 1988
 
November 2016
Newsletter
What's new at Silver Willow
 Hours of Operation
 
WINTER HOURS (November 1 - March 31)
 
Thursday  to Sunday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

WINTER COURSE: 
opens Nov 3/16. 
Green Course: 
re-configured for the winter months 
Blue Course: is closed effective Oct 31/16.
 
** Open November 11th at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm**
  
Please call ahead to make your reservation  
403.337.2490 
or Members can book online - email info@silverwillow.ca to have your account set up.
Shoot Results
100 (NSCA) Registered Target and Turkey Shoot
October 8th  


We had 29 shooters who braved the first snow of the season at our Annual (NSCA) 100 Target & Turkey Shoot.  
 
Our HIGH OVERALL WINNER for the NSCA 100 Targets  was Luther Cutts with a score of 88, after a shoot off with Shawn Bosse who also shoot an 88. Shawn took B Class. Clint Lariviere shot 91 to take Hunter class.




Shawn Bosse, Luther Cutts, Clint Lariviere


Following lunch & awards the Traditional Fall Turkey saw 14 shooters taking Thanksgiving turkeys home! 
Fun was had by all who participated despite the cooler temperatures.





Upcoming Events
Shoot Calendar
 
December 3 - Winter Classic Shoot - 100 Registered Targets (CNSCA) 
                     Register Online with Winscore

Come and join us for our traditional hot apple cider and our wonderful seasonal feast. Please bring an unwrapped toy for a boy or girl for our annual TOY DRIVE. These donated toys go to the local food banks who do up gift baskets for needy families in our community. They also go to the Cremona "Santa's Anonymous" for their local families.



Watch for our 2017 Calendar of events in the December newsletter.

R - CNSCA registered targets
NR - non registered fun shoot
NSCA - National Sporting Clays Association- registered


Canadian Firearms Safety Courses
  
Non-Restricted Course  
  
Saturday, November 12th - registration deadline - November 9th
 
Start time 9:00 AM, completion about 6:00 PM - $195.00 + GST, includes: lunch, coffee, tea and water.  
  
Restricted Course 
 
Sunday, November 13th - registration deadline - November 9th
 
Start time 9:00 AM, completion about 1:00 PM - $150.00 + GST, includes: coffee, tea and water.

OR register for both courses at  $295.00 + GST 
  
Register quickly and easily online - click here  Canadian Firearms Safety Course 

December dates are the 17th and 18th 
  
  
The Day and Co. Feature of the Month
 



 
 
 

Müller Choke tubes are designed to be the best shotgun choke tubes in the world.  As a Master shooter (Sporting Clays/FITASC) and an aerospace manufacturing professional, Jimmy Muller, has revolutionized shooting sports through his cutting-edge design and precision manufacturing. 
What makes MÜLLER chokes superior?
* HALF the weight of titanium, one THIRD the weight of steel. 
* CERAMIC TEFLON INFUSION results in the hardest, cleanest choke on the market today. 
* Aerospace-grade aluminum base is TWICE as STRONG as steel. 
* CRUSH TARGETS like never before with efficient, outer-fringe patterns. 
* LESS THAN 2% plastic or carbon buildup. 
* Made in the U.S.A.
MÜLLER Choke Tubes are guaranteed to be the lightest, toughest, cleanest, most consistently patterning chokes you can put in your gun.

 Day & Co has a HUGE selection of Muller Chokes - come in and buy the best!
Choose Day & Co.
 for all your shotgun and shooting accessory needs
  
 If there is a type or style of shotgun you're interested in
call Josh or Don at 403-337-2490  or email them at
 josh@silverwillow.ca or don@silverwillow.ca.
  
Staff Feature 

  
 
Our Silver Willow Team - here to serve you !
 
If you have not already met our staff, we would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to our team.
(Back row, left to right) Gene-Events Coordinator,  Josh-Owner/Manager,
Don-Owner, George-Ground Maintenance. 
 
(Front row, left to right) Ellie-Gun Brothers Cafe- baker, Maija - Range Master,
Gwen-Owner, Pat-Customer Service.

Missing from the photo are; Emily-Customer Service, 
Deb-Cook & Meal coordinator, Luther - Canadian Fire Arms Safety Course Instructor, Maddy - Guides Coordinator and excel extraordinaire.  
 
Not to be forgotten are all our of Guides, Instructors and Marshalls who round out our team to make your experience here at Silver Willow a safe and memorable one. 
 
Our Vision  To be Canada's Premier Shotgun Sports facility

Mission
To create a unique, outdoor shooting experience for individuals, families and corporations within a exciting safe and social setting.
 
Motto  For the thrill of it!
 
Book an Instructor
  
Want to improve your score or just learning the sport? 
 
Private and semi private lessons are available at $100.00 per hour for one person or $110 per hour for two people. Gun rental, ammo and clays are extra. A minimum of 1.5 hours per lesson is recommended. Check out our website under Education then click Instruction for all the details.
 
To book a lesson online, simply click here:  Book an instructor

Silver Willow is very proud to offer Canada's largest roster of NSCA Instructors


Corporate Team Building or Private Events  

Our guided, private events and BBQ's are a great way to get  
everyone together.   
  
Whether it is family and friends,  
staff team building, or giving back to your clients.    
  
Check out our extensive "Book Your Event" page on the website and pick the Group Package Option that's perfect for your group!
 
   
Contact Gene today to book your event
or for details
Email: events@silverwillow.ca  
Direct Line: 587-834-2490
Thursday - Friday and Sundays
from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.
 
Membership Changes @ Silver Willow


Offering the best possible customer service is critically important to us here at Silver Willow. To that end, starting as early as 2017 we will begin limiting the number of memberships sold and a wait list will be created once that maximum is reached. Access to Silver Willow will only to be available to members and their guests at that point. Insuring quality service, booking availability and ultimate safety are among our top reasons for this change.  

If  you  haven't renewed your Silver Willow membership yet, no problem, renew today quickly and easily online and avoid missing any of your membership benefits.  
 
 
New Memberships and Renewals will be pro - rated to March 1, 2017. 

***If you've been thinking about a membership this is a great time to enjoy the privileges of membership at the pro-rated price of $73.50 for November to March. It's a one time offer and only going to happen this fall, so join in and get a great deal!!
 
Going forward all memberships will renew automatically on March 1 each year. Members are asked to fill out the new Recurring Payment Authorization Form available at the clubhouse. Please contact us if you would like to receive it by email.  
  
New memberships must be purchased in person at Silver Willow. 
  
Members can now make their own online reservations two weeks in advance! If you're a current member please email info@silverwillow.ca to create your password.  
 
  
 
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