Lake City Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center is offering the following programs. The Center is at 28505 E. Truman Road in Buckner. Registration is required, call 816-249-3194. For more information, email lakecityrange@mdc.mo.gov or visit www.mdc.mo.gov/lakecity.

• Introduction to Skeet: For ages 12 and older, 9-11:30 a.m. Jan. 13. This program is designed for those who have had some experience with shotguns. We’ll cover safety, appropriate firearms and ammunition, rules of the game, etiquette on the field and field layout.

• Firearms Basic Care and Cleaning: For ages 18 and older, 9-11:30 a.m. Jan. 20. Join us to learn the basics for the care and cleaning of firearms. This program will include tips and techniques for all aspects of maintenance of your firearm. You may bring your own unloaded firearm to class or use ours.

• Family Trap: For ages 12 and older, 9-11:30 a.m. Jan. 27. This program is designed for those who have had some experience with shotguns. We’ll cover safety, appropriate guns and ammunition, rules of the game, etiquette on the field and field layout.

– Jillayne Ritchie