Activities are held both indoors and outdoors, depending on the weather, throughout the year! The goal of Twelfth Precinct Pistol and Archery is to encourage organized firearms shooting and archery among citizens of the United States, with a view toward a better knowledge on the part of such citizens of the safe and proper handling and care of firearms and archery equipment, to improve their marksmanship and develop Olympic competitors.
We further endeavor to provide for the mutual improvement of its members by encouraging and stimulating an interest in outdoor sports, including but not limited to firearms shooting and archery, and by encouraging among the members closer personal acquaintance and a friendly spirit of mutual cooperation, and to promote the development of those characteristics of honesty, good fellowship, self-discipline, team play, and self-reliance, which are the essentials of good sportsmanship and the foundation of true patriotism.
The Club has hosted Maryland State Pistol Championships, Maryland State Air Pistol and Free Pistol matches, State Archery indoor championships, and State Archery championships.
Regular activities include monthly NRA registered outdoor pistol tournaments (2700), monthly .22 rimfire rifle matches, NRA-approved air pistol matches, four pistol leagues annually, air pistol league, monthly Army-L matches, NRA-certified training courses, monthly adult airgun matches, 3D archery league shoots, NFAA field shoots, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Hunter Safety training, and a program for young shooters including air rifle, archery, and .22 rimfire rifle. See our Membership page for information on how to join the Club.
Public Access Hours
The members of Twelfth Precinct Pistol and Archery Club invite you to visit our facility to participate in bullseye pistol, air pistol, fun shoots, 3D archery, NFAA archery shoots, adult airgun, .22 rifle matches, and our young shooters program, which is open to youth accompanied by a parent or guardian. See our Pistol, Archery, and Young Shooters pages for more information.
Meetings are held the first Monday of each month. If a meeting date falls on a holiday, or if Anne Arundel County schools are closed, the meeting will be postponed until the following Monday.
Pistol (bullseye & Army-L), Rifle, Archery, Air Pistol, Free Pistol, Adult Airgun, Young Shooters program, Indoor Archery, 3D Archery. See the calendar for more information.
Please email all material for the monthly Marksman newsletter to the President by the 17th of each month in MS Word format.
Twelfth Precinct Pistol and Archery Club is affiliated with Associated Gun Clubs of Baltimore (AGC) as an associate club. Our members may purchase range badges at AGC and enjoy sports such as trap, high-powered rifle, and muzzle-loader at the Marriottsville facility.
Click on an image below to join the MAA or NRA!