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Pennsylvania Calendar of Events - April 12th, 2013

Posted on April 11, 2013

Banquets/Fundraisers

April 13: Virginville Fire Company Banquet, 5 p.m., Virginville Fire Co. For more info call Steve Kreisher, 610-582-8389.
April 17: Pike County Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Best Western Matamoras. For more info e-mail fnrapike@ptd.net
April 19: Greater Pittsburgh RGS Banquet, 5:15 p.m., Four Points Sheraton, Pittsburgh North. For more info call Tracy Greene, 412-262-4044.
April 20: Cumberland Valley RGS Banquet, 6:30 p.m., West Shore Elks Lodge. For more info call Gerry Putt, 717-258-3775.
April 25: Delaware Valley RGS Banquet, 7:30 p.m., Springfield Country Club. For more info call John Hopkins, 610-659-5986.
April 28: Finger Lakes Friends of NRA Banquet, 3 p.m., Elmira Country Club. For more info call Toni Dragotta, 607-738-9509.
April 27: Shenango Valley WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Hempfield Station One Banquet Center. For more info call Pete Calenda, 724-588-2614.
May 4: Mercer County Friends of NRA Banquet, 6 p.m., Hickory VFW Banquet Ctr. For more info call Jim Houston, 724-301-4663.
May 11: Yellow Creek NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Rustic Lodge. For more info call Rick Rosier, 724-422-7161.

Season Dates

April 13: Trout season opens statewide.
April 20: Special on-day spring gobblers season for junior hunters(bearded birds only)
April 27: Spring gobbler season opens (bearded birds only)
May 4: Walleye and sauger season opens.
May 31: Spring gobbler season closes (bearded birds only)

Archery/Shoot

April 12-14: Gene’s Rays of Hope, Archery Shoot, American Cancer Society, C.R. Bucks, Chambersburg. For more info call Mike Foreman, 717-328-9699.
April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15: Cushion Peak Rod & Gun, Archery 3D Shoot, 7-1 p.m. For more info call 610-670-9558.
April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15: Frontier Archery 3D Shoots, 7-noon. For more info call Ryan, 610-331-3821.
April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25: Topton Fish & Game 3D Archery Shoots, 6:30-12, at the club. For more info call Dave Moyer, 610-226-5522.
June 2: LESL Trapshooting Clinic. For more info call Mary Ann, 814-398-2262.
May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15: Souderton Harleysville Game, Fish & Forestry 3D Archery Shoot, reg. 7-11 a.m. For more info call Fran Devlin, 215-234-0245.
Sept. 14: Youth Trap Shoot, 8-2 p.m., Moscow Sportsman Club. For more info call Harry Kirias, 570-342-2710.
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Swatara Archers 2013 Schedule of Events. Pin Grove, PA. For more info call 570-449-6780.
April 21, May 19, June 23, July 21, Aug. 25, Sept. 8, 12, 15, 19, 22: Archery Shoots, 7-1 p.m.
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East Franklin Sportsman Club 2013 Schedule of Events. Kittanning, PA. For more info call 724-954-8475.
April 21, May 19, June 16, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 14-15: 3D Shoots
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Lower Pottsgrove Sportsman’s Assoc, 2013 Archery Shoot Schedule. 2121 Sanatoga Station Road, Pottstown, PA 19464. For more info call 610-326-4575 or www.lpsainfo.com
April 14, May 12, June 9, 30, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8, 29: 3D Archery Shoot.
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West Shore Sportsmen’s Association 2013 schedule of Firearms training & other shooting events. 500 Ridge Rd., Lewisberry, PA. For more info, www.shoresportsmen.org or call 717-932-2780.
Sun.: HP Rifle, 9 a.m., 1 Sunday a month.
Tues. : Air Rifle, 6-8 p.m. Starts second Tuesday in September through last Tuesday in July.
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Carlisle Fish & Game Assoc. 2013 Schedule of Shoots, 1421 East Trindle Road, Carlisle, PA. For more info call George Crisell, 717-432-4062.
April 28, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 29: 3D Shoot.
May 19: Hunt of a Lifetime Benefit Shoot.
Sept. 22: Traditional Only Shoot.
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Popodickon Bowmen Boyertown, 295 Sunset Hill Rd. For more info call Kevin, 610-972-7474.
March-Aug.: 3D Shoots, Reg. 7-noon., 3rd Sun. of each month.
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East Monongahela Sportsmen’s Club, 5717 Ella Hollow Road Elizabeth, PA. For more info Guy Henderson, 724-207-3163.
May 5, June 2, July 7, Aug. 4, Sept. 15: 3D Shoots.
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West Manchester Township Farmers & Sportsmen Assoc., 4900 Pine Hill Road, Dover, PA 17413. For more info call Phyllis, 717-764-1208.
April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15: 3D Shoot, 8 a.m.
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Possum Hollow Sportsmen’s Club, 352 Possum Hollow Road, Wampum, PA 16157. For more infocall Becky Zmok, 724-561-8043.
April 14: 3D Archery Benefit for Epilepsy Shoot, 9-2 p.m.
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Falls Township Rifle & Pistol Assoc. Shoots. 354 Newbold Road, Morrisville. For more info call Peter Olivieri, 215-584-0015.
Sundays: 1st Sunday of every month, 7-11 a.m.
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Limerick Bowmen, 65 Bragg Road, Schwenksville, PA. For more info call 610-287-8850.
1st Sunday: Every Month 3D Shoots 7-noon.
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Seltzer Gun Club, 2013 Schedule of Shoots. Seltzer, PA. For more info call Brian Murray, 570-527-5207..
April 14, May 5, June 9, July 28, Aug. 11, Sept. 15: Archery 3D Shoot, 7-1 p.m. at the Club.

Shows

April 27-28: Eldred Borough Volunteer Fire Dept., Gun Show, at the Fire Company, Sat. 9-4 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m. For more info call Robert Cummings, 814-225-4643.
Sept. 28-29: Knife Show, Palmer Community Center, Easton. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.

Tournaments/Contests

April 13: Albermarle Corp Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-11:30 a.m., Reservoir Park Tyrone. For more info call Harry Raling, 814-684-2998.
April 20-21: Bald Eagle Creek, Trout Tournament, Bald Eagle Creek, Port Matilda. For more info call John Jackson, 814-353-4803.
April 27-28: Stony Creek Anglers, Trout Fishing Derby, 8 a.m., Stony Creek, Norristown State Hosp. For more info call Ray Duff, 610-291-1361.
April 27: Port Matilda Children’s Fishing Derby, 9-1 p.m., Port Matilda Community Park. For more info call George Jackson, 814-692-4890.
April 27-28: Nimrod Fish & Wildlife Assoc. Trout Fishing Contest, 8-4 p.m., Nimrod Pond, Alburtis. For more info call Jennifer Hermany, 610-969-9483.
April 27: Tyrone Area Community Organization, Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-11 a.m., Reservoir Park. For more info call Ruth Brower, 814-684-3386.
May 4: Frankstown Sportsmen’s Club, Children’s Fishing Derby, 10 a.m., Club Waters, Hollidaysburg. For more info call Paul Nash, 814-696-1048.
May 4: Mosquito Creek Sportsmen’s Assoc. Children’s Fishing Derby, 9-11a.m. Club Pond. For more info call Devon Tarner, 814-263-4510.
May 5: Bradford Township Park & Rec. Board, Children’s Fishing Derby, 1-3 p.m., Woodland Community Park Pond. For more info call Bill Mackeretch, 814-857-7762.
May 5: West Decatur Sportsmen, Children’s Fishing Derby, 1-3 p.m., Laurel Run, West Decatur. For more info call Mike Welder, 814-342-1827.
May 12: Gallitzin Sportsmen’s Assoc. Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-noon, Club Dam. For more info call Robin Nixon, 814-942-8017.
May 18: Cresson Community Sportsmen’s Assoc., Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-11 p.m., Club dam. For more info call John Plazed, 814-886-7770.
May 19: Cooper Township Sportsmen’s Club, Children’s Fishing Derby, 1-4 p.m., Six Mile Run, Philipsburg. For more info call Jim Josephson, 814-345-4117.

Education/Seminar

April 17: PA Fish & Boat Commission Fishing Skills Instructor Workshop, 9-3 p.m., Tyler State Park, Newtown. For more info call Andrew Desko, 215-968-3631.

Womens Events

June 1: Allegheny Valley Chapter NWTF Womens Events, 8:30 a.m., bull Creek Rod & Gun Club. For more info call Lori Lojak, 724-224-4182.

Special Events

May 4: Relay for Life Team OZmosis, Canoe & Kayak Excursion. For more info call 814-943-5919.
May 10-11: Private Forest Landowners Conference, Blair County Convention Center. For more info call Sara Banker, 800-235-9473.
June 6-9: Pennsylvania Trappers Assoc. State Convention, West End Fairgrounds, Gilbert. For more info call Scot, 610-863-9759.

Meetings

April 17: Hokendauqua TU will meet, 6:30 p.m., Catasauqua High School. For more info call 610-262-7598.
Blue Mountain Rod & Gun Club, Inc. meets every 3rd Monday night, 7:30 p.m. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.
Stony Creek Anglers meet 2nd Monday of the Month, Norristown Manner-Chor Club, 7:30 p.m. For more info call Ray Duff, 610-291-1361.
Pittsburgh Downriggers meets 4th Tues. of each month, 7:30 p.m., Coraopolis Sportsmen’s Club. For more info call Jon Brogley, 412-335-1095.
Izaak Walton League of America York Chapter #67 meets every 3rd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m. For more info call Don Robertson, 717-873-4171.
North Central PA Branch QDMA meets every 2nd Tues. of every month, 7 p.m., Gander Mountain. For more info call Doug Garrison, 570-658-4646.
Yellow Breeches Anglers & Conservation Assoc. General Meeting, 1st Tues of each  month, except Dec., 7th. Directors Meeting 3rd Tues. of the month. For more info call 717-843-4311 ext. 117.
Izaak Walton League of America Greene Co. Chapter meets 3rd Wed. of each month, Greene Co. Country Club Restaurant, 6 p.m. For more info call Ken Dufalla, 724-377-0901.