Covid-19 Update: All scheduled meeting, match & activities have resumed, CT State mandated physical distancing guidelines remain in effect. Please continue to monitor the BCRC website calendar for match & activity updates.
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Our next scheduled club meeting will be: Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 7:00 pm. Annual (voting) meeting, very important!
Spring Work Party Date: Saturday, June 5th – 8:00a until done. The range will be closed to shooting during work party activities.
Note for new members: Remember you are required to attend one work party in your first 12 months of membership. Failure to attend a work parties will result in non-renewal for the following year.
The Mission of the Bell City Rifle Club:
The Mission of the Bell City Rifle Club, Inc. shall be the encouragement and advancement of organized rifle and pistol shooting among citizens of the United States residing in our community with a view towards a better knowledge on the part of such citizens in the safe handling and proper care of firearms, as well as assisting members in improving their marksmanship.
It shall be the further object and purpose of this organization to teach and promote the development of the importance of such characteristics as honesty, good fellowship, self-discipline, team play, self-reliance and adherence to the rules of safety in handling and using firearms, all of which are essential to good sportsmanship.
The keystone of Bell City is its membership. Bell City welcomes membership applicants that share interests in the shooting sports and a commitment to the mission and values of the organization.
The Bell City Rifle Club was incorporated June 21st, 1935 and is a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization.
Bell City's facilities include:
Covered 50, 100 & 200 yard rifle ranges (40 shooting points)
Covered 200 yard rifle range w/pits (18 shooting points)
Covered 25 yard pistol range (30 shooting points)
Movable pistol targets at 7 yards, 50 foot & 50 yards.
50 foot indoor small bore range (6 shooting points)
Bell City sponsors NRA Approved and registered high power, small bore and pistol matches.
THE BELL CITY RIFLE CLUB MEMBERSHIP IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.
Do not send any applications or checks in at this time. Also - As of August 28, 2020 we have suspended our wait list. Over the last year our wait list grown to 245 requests for membership. Our current average wait time is now approximately three years. Our board of directors will review this decision again in the future. In the meanwhile, be assured we will continue to process names already on our existing wait list.