Marceline To Host Gun Show Beginning March 29th
Date 2014/3/4 10:04:20 | Topic: News
|Advance announcement is being made that Marceline will be the site late this month for a gun, knife, ammo, and archery show. |
Activities are scheduled March 29th and 30th in the Walsworth Community Center of Marceline.
Events are sponsored by the Yellow Creek Gobblers Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation.
Daily admission is six dollars. The community center at 124 East Ritchie in Marceline will be open from 9 to 6 o'clock on March 29th and 10 to 3 on the following day, Sunday March 30th. Vendor tables can be set up for 25 dollars each.
According to Harold Rathbone, 24 hour security is to be provided that weekend.
Among specifics: Jerry's Gun Shop of Chula provides the Henry rifle, golden boy, 22 mag, as a raffle prize. Dick Liedorff of Brookfield is offering one free admission to a conceal and carry weapons class. He is a National Rifle Association instructor for classes at Brookfield.
All proceeds from the March 29th and 30th show are to be donated to the Marceline food pantry, the Marceline police department, and the non-profit Walsworth Community Center at Marceline.