Its that time of the year to get the youngsters out and ready to take the field for the hunting seasons that Michigan has to offer. You will be hard pressed to find a program that offers a better training program and facility than the course offered by the Maybee Sportsmans Club over on 11490 Hoffman Road over in Maybee.
The dates for this year’s training program are Tuesday, September 8th (5:30pm-9:30pm), then Thursday September 10th (6pm till 9:30pm) and it wraps up on Saturday the 12th (9am to 4 pm). The course covers gun handling safety, first aid, survival, hunter ethics and sportsmanship, with instruction given by members with years of DNR training experience. If the weather is uncooperative the club offers a top notch indoor facility, as well.
To pre-register you can visit the club online at www.maybeesportsmanclub.netor if you have questions you can call Donn Wobser at 734.269.6394. Both Mr. Wobser and my neighbor Don Keck are well qualified, and Mr. Keck is a former Michigan state champion in archery. So you really are getting your youngsters trained by some of the best in the state.