We are a member owned and operated, NRA affiliated, private shooting club. We are NOT Open to the General Public. Guests may shoot with members in both sponsored events and private shooting. Visitors must check in with Range Master at main range on the weekends. If you want a quick entry into the club, consider joining as a LIMITED MEMBER. You can shoot the same day. This will give you a great way to meet other members and our staff. You can roll up your membership to FULL MEMBERSHIP within the first two months. Your initiation dues will be applied to your FULL MEMBERSHIP. For more information, contact Tim Main, our Membership Director – firstname.lastname@example.org
SUMMARY-We offer two ‘basic types’ of membership; LIMITED & FULL.
LIMITED = 50.00/YR dues + 5.00 range fee/each visit. LIMITED is allowed 2 guests which pay 10.00 per visit. All LIMITED MEMBERS shoot at MAIN RANGE F, Sat, Sun 8-4 on non-major holidays. (pistol + rifle – out to ~150yds) Sign-up @range – 2 forms (only available @range) Membership Card given out; no gate code included.
FULL= 240.00/YR dues + 240.00 initiation fee (1x)
update June 11 2013 – FULL ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP is now at the CAP. All submitted applications will be placed on a waiting list until vacancies open up. We are currently at our CAP and will be evaluating new members again in APRIL 2014. If you wish to apply, then download the two forms and send them in via US MAIL without PAYMENT. You will be placed on a list and will be evaluated on a first-come, first-serve basis. Existing members in good standing have an opportunity to renew their memberships at the end of the year. Those that do not renew will open up slots for new applicants. MEMBERSHIPS will be officially open for evaluation in APRIL 2014. Time is needed to evaluate renewals and process correctly.
[65yrs and older receive discount- see below] -NRA membership required – 2 forms (download here from website) – attend club meeting held 2nd Tues of each month (new members must be voted in to be admitted to club) (safety orientation and range etiquette/rules will be administered) Meeting lasts aprox. 2-1/2 hours. Gate code and membership card given out. Membership also includes spouse, minor children, minor grand-children. Spouse must attend orientation if additional card is required. FULL members are allowed up to 3 additional guests besides immediate family. Associate member (spouse) can also bring three additional guests. Access is 24hours/7days a week (some limitations apply – see calendar and Announcements for range use and closures.
FULL MEMBERSHIP DUES
Section 1. The dues shall be $240.00 per fiscal year and shall be due, in advance, by December 31st. Renewing Annual or Conditional members, …………65 years or older, may renew as a Senior member(65+) for $180.00 per fiscal year which shall be due, in advance, by December 31, each year..
Annual LIMITED Membership is $50.00/year. Members must also pay $5.00/day shooting fee. Main Range is available on non-holiday weekends only. Fri, Sat, Sun, from 8am to 4pm, when Range Master is present. (major holidays, the main range is closed to Limited Members.) Limited Member applications are obtained at the range from our Range Master.
FULL MEMBER APPLICATIONS AND WAIVER – 2 DOCUMENTS
NOTE: MAKE SURE YOU DOWNLOAD BOTH DOCUMENTS. YOU WILL NEED TO FILL OUT BOTH FOR MEMBERSHIP.
1. WEGC Membership Application Form 01-08-13 ( <–RIGHT click on this link to download-SAVE TARGET AS..)
2. WEGC Waiver Document 02-12-13 ( <–RIGHT click on this link to download-SAVE TARGET AS..)
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* Bring application with you to the meeting or mail it to Membership to reserve your spot.
Note: Limited Membership is available ONLY at the Range from the RangeMaster on duty. You cannot apply online, at the clubhouse, or through the U.S. MAIL. You must fill out the forms at the range.
Limited members are limited to the use of the Main Range facility on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm and only when the Range Master is present and controlling the range. Limited members pay an annual fee of $50.00. When the fee is paid the limited member receives a limited membership card, which is valid for one year from the date of issue. During that year the Limited member may shoot at the Main Range after paying the Limited Daily Use Fee of $5.00 per visit. The Limited member may bring two guest shooters to the range when he/she is using the Main Range. The Daily Limited Guest Use Fee is $10.00. All other Range Safety Rules that apply to the Regular Annual members apply to Limited members. Limited members do not receive the gate combination, they do not receive a club newsletter, and they are not allowed to vote at club meetings. Limited members do not have a vested interest in West End Gun Club, Inc. Limited members are not required to attend a member’s orientation or belong to the NRA. Any unsafe conduct or demeanor is cause for a Limited Membership to be immediately revoked.
Full Club members have access to the range, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (except during scheduled events). In addition, Full Club members enjoy reduced entry fees to scheduled matches. Membership dues are $240 per year. Your first year dues are pro-rated at $20 per month plus a $240 initiation fee. Full Members can bring up to 3 guest shooters with them per visit. The guests are YOUR responsibility. You must attend a club orientation prior to using the range. This is normally held at a club meeting in Ontario, CA, the second Tuesday of each month. Contact MEMBERSHP for more details.
Annual Membership fee and initiation fee are required at time of application.
As a club member, you have a voice in the direction and operation of the club. All regular club meetings and board meetings are open to all club members. Your input is important!The general operation of the club is supervised by a board of directors, elected by the general membership.
All West End Gun Club members can receive a monthly newsletter, The West End Bullet-In©, designed to keep them abreast of current club events and issues. Members are also able to access the user forum and participate in an online community.
Come on out to the range. Visit a match or two and chat with our members. If you want to join, come to a club meeting and introduce yourself to the Board and other members. You’ll like what you see, and when you decide to become a member, complete the following:
- Fill out the application, (available at the range or follow the link and print one out).
- Provide proof of NRA membership by attaching the label from one of your NRA magazines or printout showing recent NRA application. (MUST be NRA to join and the club would be happy to provide you with an online application: Click Here or visit the link from the NRA logo below)
- Have three club members, or one board member sign your application.
- Bring the application, along with your check to a monthly meeting. (applicant must appear before the Board & Members, at a monthly meeting for approval***). If you are unable to attend a meeting, write a letter stating your reasons and address the Board. Send to club mailing address or to Membership.
- ***Applicants unable to appear in person at a regular monthly Club meeting for approval of membership due to extenuating circumstance may submit a written petition to the Board to request special dispensation. Acceptance of the petition and granting exception shall be by a majority vote of the Voting Members present at a Regular Monthly Club meeting after review of the applicant petition. Approval of all applicants for Conditional membership shall be made by a majority vote of the Voting Members present at a Regular Monthly Club meeting once a quorum is established to conduct Club business. Junior Club Members after satisfying all the conditions of Section 1 of this Article may, with the recommendation of the Junior Club Director, have their initiation fees waived and become a Conditional Club member.
New Member Orientation
All new members voted in by the Membership are Conditional members. Conditional members remain in this status for one year. After that, you become an Annual member if you maintain your status.; you are required to attend an orientation class before receiving your membership card.
All orientations will be held on the 2nd Tuesday at a regular club meeting, after membership approval except by special appointment. Meetings are held at clubhouse in Upland, CA. Special appointments only being for someone who’s circumstances do not allow him to be available the 2nd Tuesday.
The orientation will be at the club house at the monthly meetings.
Clubhouse Address – / CLUB MEETINGS: Second Tuesday of each month Hours 6:30-9:00 (aprox)
1324 E. Fourth Street
Ontario, CA 91764
Located at the Southeast corner of Fourth Street and Grove.
If you cannot make this meeting and need to schedule a special time, call MEMBERSHIP to make special arrangements.
If for some reason you missed your class, you need to contact Membership Director. Thank You.
Lytle Creek Area – Meyers Canyon