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NRA’s Annual Meetings & Exhibits 2007: A Celebration of Freedom

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

St. Louis' America's Center features
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Members of the media are invited to pre-register at media@nrahq.org

Fairfax, VA - The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits to be held at the America’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri from April 13-15, 2007. 

Members of the news media are welcome to cover this year’s event.  For press credentials please call NRA Public Affairs at (703) 267-3820.  Credentials will be available for pick-up in the Press Office starting Thursday, April 12.  Television crews and still photographers should bring necessary equipment and lenses (sports lenses) to cover events from platforms at a distance from the stage.

With an estimated 50,000 attendees and over 300 exhibits, this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits promises to be among the best in NRA’s 136-year history. Leading firearm manufacturers will display  the firearm industry’s latest products. Various hunting and shooting accessories, and an extensive private collection displayed by NRA-affiliated gun collector clubs, will fill acres of convention space.  

NRA’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits provides a safe and fun atmosphere the whole family can enjoy. The ever-popular air rifle range is a top attention-grabber - both for participants and observers.  NRA offers diverse presentations throughout the three-day convention, including methods of concealed carry; Refuse to Be a Victim® Seminars; hunting in Africa; Thompson: An American Legend; and the Firearms Law Seminar. This year promises more Special Sessions for members and guests than ever before, like the new Personal Protection Outside the Home; and, especially for juniors, Shooting for Life Skills and Fun!

For more information; including Banquet tickets:
www.nraam.org


PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


THURSDAY, April 12   Member Registration, Information, & Services 2pm-6pm
 
6:00 pm National NRA Foundation Banquet - TICKET REQUIRED

FRIDAY, April 13   Member Registration, Information, Services & Sales 8am-6pm
  Air Gun Range: 9 am - 6 pm; Exhibit Hall  10am - 6pm

8:00 am Clubs & Associations Continental Breakfast (date & time subject to change)

8:00 am   Grassroots Continental Breakfast (date & time subject to change)

9:00 am Clubs & Associations Workshop (date & time subject to change)

9:00 am Grassroots Workshop (date & time subject to change)

9:00 am Annual Firearms Law Seminar
 - LIMITED SEATING PREREGISTRATION RECOMMENDED

11:00 am Sportsmen's Luncheon & Auction - TICKET REQUIRED

3:00 pm RefuseTo Be A Victim® Seminar 

3:00 pm Special Sessions:
 · Hunting Africa · Methods of Concealed Carry
 
Opening Celebration (Time To Be Determined)
 
SATURDAY, April 14 Member Registration, Information, Services & Sales: 8 am - 6 pm
  Air Gun Range: 9 am - 6 pm; Exhibit Hall  10am - 6pm

7:00 am 2007 Prayer Breakfast - TICKET REQUIRED

10:00 am Annual Meeting of Members

2:00 pm Refuse To Be A Victim® Seminar

2:00 pm Special Sessions:
  · In Their Own Words · Shooting for Life Skills and Fun! · Thompson: An American Legend
7:00 pm NRA Members Banquet Reception

8:00 pm 136th NRA Members Banquet - TICKET REQUIRED
 
SUNDAY, April 15 Member Registration, Information, Services & Sales: 8 am - 5 pm
 Air Gun Range: 9 am - 5 pm; Exhibit Hall  10am - 5pm

11:00 am Special Session:
  · NRA and the Media: "It's Not the Critic Who Counts" · Personal Protection Outside the Home
 
MONDAY, April 16 & TUESDAY, April 17 
9:00 am NRA Board of Directors Meeting
 
NOTE: A detailed program will be available in St. Louis

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