Membership



Our Mission:

The Jamestown Rifle Club Inc. is an organization interested in promoting safe and competitive Rifle and Pistol shooting opportunities for firearm enthusiasts who desire active participation in the shooting sports. Our club is affiliated with the National Rifle Association, Civilian Marksmanship Program, USA Shooting and the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, all of which promote Rifle and Pistol shooting as a national sport.


Membership Pledge:

"I certify that I am a citizen of the United States of America and that I am not a member of any organization or group, which has any part of its program that attempts to overthrow the government of the United States, or any of its political subdivisions by force or violence; and that I have never been convicted of a crime of violence; and that if admitted to membership, I will faithfully endeavor to fulfill the obligation of good sportsmanship and good citizenship."




*****New Members*****


Initial Annual Membership Dues:

Ages 18 - 61: $50.00 (Pro-rated Quarterly)

Age 62 & Up: $40.00 (Pro-rated Quarterly)

Associates (Spouse or Child 18-21 in College): $20.00 (Pro-rated Quarterly)

Click here to view the Pro-rated Dues Schedule (Updated March 2011)

Fill out the New Member Application for Membership Form and bring it with full dues payment to the next Club Meeting. Club Meetings are held at the Jamestown Rifle Club on the 1st Monday of each month at 7:30pm (If a holiday, then the meeting is the following Monday. NO CLUB MEETING WILL BE HELD IN JULY).

*New Members will be eligible to apply for a Club Key ("Fob") after 6 continuous months of membership, provided they have met the requirements of: 1)Their dues are current; 2)They must be paid members of either the National Rifle Association (NRA) or New York State Rifle & Pistol Association (NYSRPA); and 3)They have attended at least 2 club meetings and/or 2 work parties within that first 6 months of membership (The meeting in which the new member was sworn in DOES NOT count towards this requirement).* For more information about the Club Key Requirements, see the "Membership Renewals" section below.

If you have questions about becoming a member of our club, email us at jamestownrifleclub@yahoo.com. Please put "Membership" in the Subject line.




*****Membership Renewals*****


Annual Membership Dues:

Regular: $50.00

Senior (62+): $40.00

Associates (Spouse or Child 18-21 in College): $20.00

Life Member (Age 65-69): $75.00*

Life Member (Age 70 & Up): $40.00*
*To be eligible to become a Life Member you must have been a member for 5 years in a row or more*

REMINDER: Renewals are due by the January meeting and payment is accepted then or can be paid in full by mail. Fill out the Membership Renewal Form and bring it with full dues payment to the next Club Meeting. Meetings are the 1st Monday of each month at 7:30pm (If a holiday, then the meeting is the following Monday. NO CLUB MEETING WILL BE HELD IN JULY). If submitting renewals by mail, please send the completed Renewal form with check payable to Jamestown Rifle Club to the following address:

Jamestown Rifle Club Inc.
PO Box 152
Jamestown, NY 14702

*Current Members: Click here for a Club Key ("Fob") Application. Club key fobs are $36 for the first year ($30 yearly fee plus a $6 one-time fee) and $30 each year thereafter. A new key fob form MUST be completed and submitted with your Membership Renewal each year! If a Club Key Renewal Form is NOT submitted with your $30 fob fee along with your club membership renewal, your key WILL be shut off! If you have questions regarding your key fob's status, contact either Wayne Wedburg, President, or Dave Allen, Membership Chairman at jamestownrifleclub@yahoo.com. Please put "Renewal" or "Fob" in the Subject line.*

In order for Club Members to be eligible to obtain and maintain a key fob, they must meet the following requirements: 1)Their club dues must be current; 2)They must be current paid members of either the National Rifle Association (NRA) or New York State Rifle & Pistol Association (NYSRPA); 3)They must have attended at least 3 club meetings and 1 work party within the last calendar year (Exception: Members on alternate shift/work schedules should appeal to the Board, and if approved, can pay the club a $100.00 fee in-lou of this requirement); 4)They have paid any fees required for the key fob as set by the Board of Directors; and 5) Unused keys can be turned in at any club meeting for a $6 refund.

KEY PRIVILEGES MAY BE REVOKED IF USED IMPROPERLY! FOLLOW ALL RANGE RULES AND USE SAFETY AT ALL TIMES!