Except for safety-related issues, this was a very silly weekend.

Except for safety-related issues, this was a very silly weekend.

Astrophotography: a bust. Illuminated-ultimate-disc photography: success.

Astrophotography: a bust. Illuminated-ultimate-disc photography: success.

The Venturers decorated pumpkins for judging and for blowing up.

The Venturers decorated pumpkins for judging and for blowing up.

Cailin marks a score. Think that's Brendan's pumpkin, which won Most Creative, if memory serves.

Cailin marks a score. Think that's Brendan's pumpkin, which won Most Creative, if memory serves.

Excellent teachers.

Excellent teachers.

Cailin channelling her inner Katniss.

Cailin channelling her inner Katniss.

Shotguns!

Shotguns!

Janet nailed the skeet on her first shotgun round ever. A Venturer: "Whoa, don't make her mad."

Janet nailed the skeet on her first shotgun round ever. A Venturer: "Whoa, don't make her mad."

Brendan using the scoped .22s, which were astoundingly accurate.

Brendan using the scoped .22s, which were astoundingly accurate.

Cailin draws a bead on a poor, doomed pumpkin.

Cailin draws a bead on a poor, doomed pumpkin.

"Shoot like a girl", the instructors said. It was a challenge.

"Shoot like a girl", the instructors said. It was a challenge.

Mr. Pumpkin is about to have a very frowny-faced day.

Mr. Pumpkin is about to have a very frowny-faced day.

Janet delighting in the .22s.

Janet delighting in the .22s.

The pistols were a little more challenging!

The pistols were a little more challenging!

Brendan gets pistol pointers.

Brendan gets pistol pointers.

Ga-ga ball. Is...um...yep, gaga all right.

Ga-ga ball. Is...um...yep, gaga all right.

Did I mention silly? This is Hungry Hungry Humans, just like the kids game with the hippos except...

Did I mention silly? This is Hungry Hungry Humans, just like the kids game with the hippos except...

Hungry Hungry Brendan is hauled back with his stash.

Hungry Hungry Brendan is hauled back with his stash.

Truly epic levels of silly.

Truly epic levels of silly.