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**ATTENTION**Dove season starts soon.Be sure to read the rules before you go out this year. The rules can be found on the hunting page, HERE. The season is only open for the month of September on Monday's and Fridays from 9am -5pm and Wednesdays from 12pm - Dusk. Consult the IDNR book for sunset times for the month of September. Work hours must be completed before you hunt.**
On Sunday, October 7th, starting at 10:30 AM, come to our first annual Zombie 3-Gun Shoot. Over 20 targets spread throughout the rifle/pistol range, utilizing various barricades and obstacles. The cost is $5.00 per person, per shoot. Non-members or guests must include an additional $10 entry fee per club rules. Any caliber pistol from .22 to .45. Must have a holster for your pistol. Any caliber rifle from .22 to .30. Any shotgun, with a modified choke or larger. Must use trap loads with a maximum 1200 fps. No field loads please. Must have a sling for your rifle and shotgun.
Please contact Ed Mijares by email at to register for the event. Any questions??? Please contact Ed Mijares by email or phone at (815) 482-9141.
REMINDER: Before you hunt you must have your workdays completed.
There is always something that needs to be done at the club. If you miss the scheduled workdays or events call Dave and ask what you can do to help and get your workdays done.
The Newark Sportsmen’s Club wishes to thank and show our appreciation to;
Bill & Sally Kolb
For their many years of providing the members and public one of the best all you can eat breakfasts in the area.

Head over to raffle page to find out how you can get your chance to win the 2018 Arctic Cat Alterra 500. There you will also find information about the October Pig Roast/Gun Raffle and all future raffles.

The club has outlined all important dates and made them available for print or download. Here: 2018 Calendar Dates.

Rules and by-laws are also posted on the site in the members section.

WORKERS! Send your hours to this email address: Here


The next workday for the 2018 season is September 16. Workdays typically start at 9:00 am and go until Noon. For the 3D Work Sundays, the start time is approximately 2:30 pm and go until the woods are cleaned. There are also other days and events that the club needs members to help. Call Bill Kolb (number) to sign up to help with breakfast.


The 2018 3D Archery season starts soon. The next event is September 15 - 16. Check the club calendar for more event dates. Afternoon workdays follow the Sunday 3D Shoots. Campground and ranges are closed until after 5:30 pm on days there are 3D shoots. Call the club house on event days to be sure it is clear if you are not sure. 3D Shoots are open to the public.


September breakfast is the 30th. Breakfasts are held on the last Sunday of each month from 7:30 am to 11:00 am. There is an additional trap shoot during this time. If you would like to help with breakfast call Bill Kolb (number). This is a wonderful time to come out and enjoy tasty food with friends and neighbors. Breakfast and Trap are open to the public.


Trap never stops! Trap shoots are held every Friday night from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm all year. Trap is also held during the club breakfasts March through October on the last Sunday of the month from 7:30 am. to 11:00 am. If you would like to help with Trap give Skip Schultz a call (number). Starting in July trap will also be on the first Saturday of each month.