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

• Introduction to Skeet: For ages 12 and older, 9-11:30 a.m. July 14. 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 and ammunition will be provided or you may bring your own.

• Women’s Basic Pistol: For age 18 and older, noon-6 p.m. July 21. This program includes handgun safety, operation, shooting fundamentals, maintenance and safe storage. Equipment and ammunition will be provided; you may bring your own firearm and ammunition to the live-fire session.

• A Day at the Range: For all ages, 9-11:30 a.m. July 21. This is a free day of shooting. Bring your family out to the range for a day of fun. If you haven’t been to the range this year here is a great opportunity to come out and join in the fun. Walk-ins welcome.

• Family Trap: For families with ages 12 and older, 9-11:30 a.m. July 28. 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. Firearms and ammunition will be provided, or you can bring your own.

– Jillayne Ritchie