Welcome to WLOPA
Wolcott Land Owners Association
Welcome to Wolcott Land Owners Protective Association (WLOPA)
WLOPA is a private shooting club nestled in 54
acres of beautiful Wolcott, CT. We offer organized and
informal trap and skeet shooting, pistol and rifle shooting,
air rifle shooting, and hunting. We conduct onsite pistol
permit training courses, personalized handgun and rifle training,
and we host several charitable community events. We are located at 920 Woodtick Road, Wolcott, CT 06716,
number is: 203-879-9976.
The next monthly meeting is Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at 7pm at the club.
Our Annual Meeting to elect officers and board members is Friday, September 9th at 7pm. If you are interested in running for a position, please let an officer or board member know by September 2nd so that you can get on the ballot.
NEED A PISTOL PERMIT? The next Pistol Permit Class is scheduled for Sunday, September 18, 2016. To register click the Pistol Permit bar on the left under "MainMenu" or the "Pistol Permits link" on left. The class fee is $110 (pre-pay with registration form) and includes lunch. We're the only organization that provides the pistol permit class, lunch and on-premises shooting in one location. Class starts 9am in the clubhouse.
NEW PROGRAM: PLATE SHOOTING
We are starting a .22lr pistol/revolver plate
shooting program at the plate shooting range located to the left of
the pistol range. It is a man-on-man format, any sights.
Necessary equipment: eye and ear protection, and a gun case or
holster. Bring approximately 200 to 300 .22 rounds.
Course of fire lasts from 2 to 3 hours. The schedule is
as follows (all on Sunday at 2pm):
We're having another "Ladies Day" shoot
on Saturday, Sept. 17th, as part of our community
outreach education events. Please invite your wives, daughters
and any lady friends who want to learn how to shoot. They will
learn gun safety and practice pistol, rifle,
and trap shooting. We supply the guns and ammo. A $10
fee will cover our costs, and it includes a light lunch. Start
time is 9am. Contact Greg Gubitosi, firstname.lastname@example.org
We finished the hall and bathroom renovation, a much needed update. Stop by the club to see the 'new' hall and bathrooms.
Silhouette Shoot Sunday, 9/11 at 2pm. Contact
Julian Giuggio (Julian.Giuggio@yahoo.com)
HUNTERS RAFFLE HAS BEGUN: The hunters are running another gun raffle. The tickets are $10 each. Only 1000 will be sold. You might win a gun. Drawing December 11th, 2pm at the club. Must be 21 years or older to purchase tickets. Winner need not be present to win. Stop by the club for tickets or contact Dave Lucien. The prizes are:
Springfield 1911 A1 .45 cal, 5" stainless
REMINDER TO ALL RANGE SHOOTERS:
Annual Fundraiser - Breast Cancer / WLOPA Relief
The Annual NRA Dinner was held on March 18, 2016 at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville. WLOPA had three tables of supporters.
We held our Christmas Party on Dec. 4th and it was very well attended and all had a good time enjoying friendships and great food. Thanks to all who helped with the Christmas Party and also the Handicap Christmas Party the following week, Sat. Dec. 12th. Santa was there and entertained everyone. A special thank you to Spartan II Restaurant in Plantsville who donated their time and food for the Party. All the children and their family enjoyed the day. Also, thanks to the many who volunteered their time to make this day fun for all.
New storage garage for clay birds. We finally got rid of all of the dilapidated trailers
The new Trap Office / Warm-up Hut is a beautiful addition replacing the old trap office