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New York Calendar of Events - February 5th, 2016

Season Dates

Feb. 10: Canada goose season closes (Central Long Island Zone)

Feb. 11: Special late Canada goose season opens (Western Long Island Zone)

Feb. 13-14: Free ice fishing weekend

Feb. 15: Special late Canada goose season closes (Western Long Island Zone)

Feb. 15: Bobcat hunting and trapping seasons end (portions of state)

Feb. 15: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon and fox hunting and trapping seasons end (statewide, except Long Island)

Feb. 15: Beaver trapping season ends (portions of state)

Feb. 15: Mink and muskrat trapping seasons end (portions of state)

Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon and fox hunting and trapping seasons end (Long Island)

Feb. 25: Mink and muskrat trapping seasons end (Long Island)

Feb. 28: River otter trapping season ends (portions of southeastern New York)

Feb. 29: Cottontail rabbit season ends (Southern Zone and Long Island)

Feb. 29: Varying hare season ends (portions of Southern Zone)

Feb. 29: Squirrel season ends 

Feb. 29: Pheasant season ends (Northern Zone, remainder of Southern Zone)

Feb. 29: Ruffed grouse season ends

Feb. 29: Quail season ends (Orange, Putnam Counties)

Shows

Feb. 6: Central New York Sportsman Show, Kallet Civic Center, Oneida, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info go to www.holycrossacademy.com

Feb. 6-7: S-VE Sportsmen’s Club Sportsman Days, Spencer-Van Etten High School, Spencer, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9-3 Sunday. For more info call Doug at 607-589-6512.

Feb. 6-14: Great American Outdoor Show, State Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg, Pa. For more info go to www.greatamericanoutdoorshow.org

Feb. 7: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows, Alexander Firemen’s Rec Hall, Alexander, N.Y., 716-542-9929. www.nfgshows.com

Feb. 7: Midstate Arms Collectors Sidney Gun Show, Elks Club, 104 River St., Sidney, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Sandy Ackerman at 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Feb 13-14: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows, Clarence Events Building, Clarence, N.Y., 716-542-9929. www.nfgshows.com

Feb. 13-14: Adirondack Outdoorsman Show, Johnstown Moose Club, Johnstown, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10-4 Sunday. For more info go to www.adkshow.com.

Feb. 20-21: New Eastcoast Arms Collectors Association  Gun Show/Arms Fair, Polish Community Center, 225 Washington Ave. Extension, Albany, Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 9-3. For more information go online to www.neaca.com.

Feb 27-28: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows, Ridgeway Fire Hall, Medina, N.Y., 716-542-9929. www.nfgshows.com

Feb. 27-28: West Potsdam Fire Dept. Gun Show, Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 9-3, Potsdam. For more info call Brad Clements, 315-268-1000.

March  5-6: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows, Springville Fire Hall, Springville, NY, 716-542-9929. www.nfgshows.com

March 5-6: Twin Tiers Outdoor Expo, First Arena, Elmira, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10-4 Sunday For more info go to www.twintiersoutdoorexpo.com.

March 6: Midstate Arms Collectors Oneonta Gun Show, Holiday Inn, Route 23 Southside, Oneonta, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

March 10-13: World Fishing & Outdoor Expo, Rockland County Community College Fieldhouse, Suffern, 2-9 p.m. Thursday, 1-9 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 9:30-5 Sunday. For more info go to sportshows.com

 

 

March 10-13: Western New York Sport and Travel Expo, Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg (Buffalo), noon-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11-5 Sunday. For more info go to www.eriepromotions.com.

March 12-13: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows, The Knights, Columbus Hall, Cheektowaga, 716-542-9929. www.nfgshows.com 

March 19-20: New Eastcoast Arms Collectors Association  Gun Show/Arms Fair, Saratoga Springs City Center, Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 9-3. For more information go online to www.neaca.com. 

April 1-3: Big East Camping & Outdoor Show, Turning Stone Resort Casino Events Center, Verona, 2-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, 10-4 Sunday. For more information go on-line to www.bigeastshows.com

April 16-17: New York State Arms Collectors Association Syracuse Gun Show, New York State Fairgrounds Expo Center, Syracuse, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9-3 Sunday. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) or go to syracusegunshow.com

April 17: North Eastern Arms Collectors Association Antique and Modern Gun Show, American Legion Hall, Babylon, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call Carly at 631-643-6347.

April 23-24: New Eastcoast Arms Collectors Association  Gun Show/Arms Fair, Kiwanis Ice Rink, Saugerties, Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 9-3. For more information go online to www.neaca.com.

Aug. 14: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sept. 17-18: New York State Arms Collectors Association Gun Syracuse Gun Show, New York State Fairgrounds Expo Center, Syracuse. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 9: Midstate Arms Collectors Lisle Gun Show, Lisle Fire Co., Route 79 North, Lisle, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 23: North Eastern Arms Collectors Association Antique and Modern Gun Show, American Legion Hall, Babylon, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call Carly at 631-643-6347.

Nov. 6: Midstate Arms Collectors Oneonta Gun Show, Holiday Inn, Route 23 Southside, Oneonta, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Banquets/Fundraisers

Feb. 6: Broome County Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Holiday Inn Arena, Binghamton. For more info call John Hunter, 607-426-8292.

Feb. 6: Niagara Frontier NWTF Banquet, Banchetti’s Banquet Facility, Amherst, 5 p.m. For more info call Al Gai, 716-937-3271.

Feb. 13: Monroe County Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Diplomat Banquet Center, Rochester. For info, John Hunter, 607-426-8292.

Feb. 13: Mohawk Valley TU Banquet, Roselawn, New York Mills, 6 p.m. For more info call Ken Ziobro, 315-736-3521.

Feb. 13: Leatherstocking DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Holiday Inn, Oneonta. For more info call George Decker, 607-432-5243.

Feb. 20: West Branch Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 4 p.m., Genetti Hotel, Williamsport. For more info call David Huffman, 570-772-0312.

Feb. 26: Webster/Penfield DU Chapter annual fundraising banquet, Webster Golf Club. For more info contact Gabe Speranza at 585-313-1648, David White at 585-330-0522 or Lisa White at 315-576-2526.

Feb. 27: Southtowns DU Banquet, Kloc’s Grove, West Seneca. For more info call George Rockey, 716-674-3075.

March 5: Upper Hudson River Valley QDMA Banquet, 5 p.m., Elks Club, Greenwich. For more info call Ray Purdy Jr., 518-222-4075.

March 5: Wyoming/Genesee Pheasants Forever #843 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Alexander Fire Hall. For more info call Tom Kelsey, 585-591-0609.

March 5: Finger Lakes Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet, Burgandy Basin Inn, Pittsford. Info, Peter Castronovo, 585-889-8599.

March 12: Western NY Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 5 p.m., Carousel Banquet Facility, Hamburg Fairgrounds. For more info call John Hunter, 607-426-8292.

March 12: Heritage Baptist Church Sportsmen’s Dinner, 6 p.m., at the church, Palmyra. For more info call Tim Young, 315-597-2222.

April 9: Niagara Frontier Friends of the NRA Banquet, Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, Depew, 5 p.m. For more info call Georgina, 716-866-7656.

April 9: Adirondack-Catskill Chapter of Safari Club International 18th annual Banquet and Fundraiser, Holiday Inn, Oneonta, auction 3-5 p.m., dinner 6:30. For more info call Larry Steiner at 607-988-6334.

April 16: Stonybrook Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 4 p.m., Loyal Order of Moose Lodge, Dansville. For info Shannon Griese, 585-739-1779.

April 16: Adirondack Sportsman’s Alliance Banquet, Heritage Hall, Glens Falls Civic Center, Glens Falls, 3 p.m. For more info call Richard Besthoff at, 518-761-2644.

April  17: Finger Lakes Friends of NRA Banquet, 4 p.m., Harbor Hotel, Watkins Glen. For more info call Toni Dragotta, 607-738-9509.

April 23: Cortland County Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, Cortland. For more info call John Hunter, 607-426-8292.

Education/Seminars

Feb. 6: Upstate Fly Fishers & TU Fly Fisher’s Workshop, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Twelve Corners Middle School. For more info call Craig Dennison, 585-507-9655.

April 2: Federation of Fly Fishers, Elmira-Corning, Learn to fly fish in 1 day, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Campbell. For more info call Steve Harris, 607-973-2509.

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(DEC has established a website where registration for sportsman education programs can be made online. To find a course near you, go to:

http://www.register-ed.com/programs/new_york

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NY Shooter Supply Reloading Classes, 6 p.m., 1st & 3rd Tuesday. For more info call Matthew Musto, 518-456-6383.

Dog Events

March 19: American Hunting Basset Assoc. World Hunt, 7 a.m., Corning Beagle Club. For more info call Ben Marley, 607-237-6244.

 

 

 

Shoots

March 20: DEC Region 6 Youth Camp Indoor 2D Shoot, Lillie’s Agway & Archery Shop, Holland Patent. For more info call Ian Brucker, 315-865-8105.

West Canada Creek Association in Newport offers trap shooting every Wednesday, 5 p.m.

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Thursday Evenings: Whitney Point Sportsmen’s Association. Trap Shoot, 6 p.m. For more info call George, 607-692-4843.

 

Tournaments/Contests.

Feb. 5-7: Coyote Hunt, Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs of Sullivan County. For more info. call 845-482-4987. To download an application go online to www.SullivanCountySportsmensFederationNY.com

Feb. 20: Richmondville Fish & Game, Ice Fishing Derby, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Bears Gulch Lake, Summit. For more info call Greg Warner, 518-265-8947.

March 5-6: Schroon Lake Fish & Game Club Ice Fishing Derby, Schroon Lake. For more info call Drew Hanchett, 518-532-7953.

April 17: Finger Lakes Friends of NRA Tournament, 4 p.m., Harbor Hotel, Watkins Glen. For more info call Toni Dragotta, 607-738-9509.

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Northeast Team Bass Fishing Tournaments 2016. For more info call Tracy Hanchett, 518-532-7953.

June 12, Aug. 14: Lake Champlain, Ticonderoga Launch.

June 26: Sacandaga, Northville Ramp.

July 16-17: Oneida Lake, South Shore Boat Launch.

Aug. 28: Mohawk River, Schoharie Crossing Launch.

Sept. 18: St. Lawrence, Massena Intake Launch.

Oct. 1-2: Tournament of Champions, Oneida Lake, South Shore Boat Launch.

 

Special Events

Feb. 6: Fulton Montgomery Fur Harvesters Fur Auction, VFW, Herkimer. For more info call Paul Johnson, 315-429-2969.

March 12: Pearce Sportsmen’s Outdoor Academy, Pearce Memorial Church, North Chili, workshops from 1-5 p.m., dinner at 5:30. For more info go to www.pearcechurch.org/sportsmen.

April 9: Fulton Montgomery Fur Harvesters Fur Auction, VFW, Herkimer. For more info call Paul Johnson, 315-429-2969.

Meetings

Feb. 14, March 6, April 3: Tioga County Trappers Assoc. Meeting, Tioga County Sportsmen’s Club, Owego, 7 p.m. For more info call Bob, 607-687-2196.

Chesterfield Fish and Game Club Indoor Archery Range, meets Tuesdays, open from 7-9 p.m. Club is located at 359 Grange St. $3 for members, $5 for nonmembers.

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