A newly reorganized Murphy-Leary American Legion Post 298 will hold its inaugural fundraiser jointly with the Adams-Budz VFW Post 8183, both of Housatonic, with a turkey shoot on Sunday, Sept. 15 , at the Great Barrington Fish & Game Club on Long Pond Road.
The event is intended to raise funds for the two posts’ various programs.
Pre-registration for the shoot will begin the day of the event at 10 a.m. in person or by calling (413) 528-9556.
Participants must bring their own weapons from 410, 20, 16 and 12 gauges and their own hearing protection. There will be 12 to 25 shoots, depending upon attendance, with up to 18 shooters per round.
Cost is $3 per shot for the turkey, pork loin, beef roast or steak shoots. Money shots cost $5 per shot with $55 going to the winner.
Refreshments will be available for sale.
The Murphy-Leary American Legion Post 298 meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at the VFW Post home, 16 Cone Ave., Housatonic.