Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar of Events – August 12th, 2016


Sept. 10: Chester County WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., Wagontown Fire Hall, Wagontown. For more info call Art Lyle, 484-643-6132.

Sept. 17: Northern PA Mountain Wapiti Banquet, 4 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall. For more info call Carol Lux 814-687-3911.

Sept. 24: WTU Sullivan County Banquet, 4 p.m., Fire Hall, Hughesville. For more info call Dave Craft, 570-419-1517.

Oct. 8: RMEF Banquet, 6 p.m., MACA Building, Marienville. For more info call Carl Mowry, 724-283-5708.

Oct. 29: Sullivan County Banquet, 4 p.m., Hughesville Fire Hall. For more info call Dave Craft, 570-419-1517.


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Pennsylvania Game Commission, Hunter-Trapper Ed Classes. Held at Northern Jefferson County District 1-33-1. for more info.

Aug. 13: Sigel Sportsmen’s Club, 9-4 p.m.

Aug. 27: Brockway Sportsmen’s Club, 9-4 p.m.

Sept. 10: Warsaw Sportsmen’s Club, 9-4 pm.

Oct. 23: Heritage House, 9-4 p.m.


Aug. 13, Sept. 10: 3D Archery, Elstonville Sportsman Assoc. 7:30-1 p.m. For more info call Jody Gibble, 717-665-6354.

Aug. 14, 28, Sept. 11, 25: Delaware Valley Fish & Game Assoc. Archery Shoot. For more info call Bob Strouse, 215-453-9996.

Aug. 14, Sept. 11: Lower Pottsgrove Sportsman’s Assoc. 3D Archery Shoot, reg. 7-11:30 a.m. For more info call Ron Schmoll, 610-326-4575.

Aug. 21, Sept. 18: Bull Creek Rod & Gun Club, 3D Archery Shoot. For more info call Jason, 724-226-2337.

Aug. 21, Sept. 11: Trafford Sportsmen’s Club, 3D Archery Shoot, 7-1 p.m. For more info call Gene Cawoski, 412-372-0925.

Aug. 21: Lehigh Valley DU Block shoot, 11 a.m., Grouse Hall Fish & Game Assoc. Coplay. For more info call Todd Dalrymple, 610-533-9468.

Aug. 21: Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club, All Clays competition, 8 a.m. For more info call Roger Wanamaker, 484-788-2935.

Aug. 28: Topton Fish & Game Assoc. 3D Archery Shoot. For more info call David Moyer, 610-226-5522.

Sept. 10-11: West Caln Sportsmans Club, Archery Shoot, Black Powder Shoot. For more info call Steve Smith, 610-466-9336.

Sept. 11: Keystone Sportsmen’s Club 3D Archery Shoot, 8 a.m., Benefit Hunt of a Lifetime. For more info call Joanne Fairman, 724-397-8476.

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York Archers Inc, 550 Gun Club Rd, York, PA, 17405. For more info call Robin DeVono, 717-818-8001 or

Aug. 27-28: BowHunter Weekend, 7-2 p.m.

Sept. 11, 25: 3D Shoot, 7-2 p.m.

Nov. 15-Dec. 20: 450 Round Weekly Shoot, 7 p.m.

Nov. 17-Dec. 22: 600 Round Weekly Shoot, 7 p.m.

Dec. 9-11: Snowball Shoot, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 9-noon.

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Irwin Sportsmen Assoc. 995 Oakside Dr. N, Huntingdon, PA. For more info call Mike McCauley, 724-527-3055.

2nd & 4th Thursday: Pistol Pin Shoot. 5:30 p.m.

2nd & 4th Tuesday: Men’s Instructional Pistol Course, 6:30 p.m.

1st & 3rd Tuesday: Women Instructional Pistol Shoot, 6:30 p.m.

Aug. 21: Safari Shoot, 1 p.m.

Oct. 6, 20, Nov. 3, 17, Dec. 1, 15, 22: Zombie Shoot, 4:30 p.m.

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Limerick Bowmen, 65 Bragg Road, Schwenks-ville, PA. For more info call 610-287-8850.

1st Sunday: Every Month 3D Shoots 7-noon.

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Popodickon Bowmen 3D Shoots. 3rd Sunday of the month March-Aug. Reg. 7-noon. 295 Sunset Hill Rd, Boyertown, PA 19512. For more info call Kevin, 610-972-7474.

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West Shore Sportsmen’s Association schedule of Firearms training & other shooting events. 500 Ridge Rd., Lewisberry, PA. For more info, 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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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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Swatara Archers Schedule of Events. Pine Grove, PA. For more info call 570-345-6254.

3rd Sun. of every month: Archery Shoots, 7-1 p.m.

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West Man, Twp Farmers & Sportsmens Assoc. 4900 Pine Hill Road, Dover, PA For more info call Jesse, 717-577-4057.

Aug. 21, Sept. 18: 3D Shoots, 8-noon.

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Daniel Boone Rod & Gun Club, 301 Dautrich Rd, Reading PA, 19606. For more info call 610-779-2090. All shoots 7-noon.

Aug. 27-28:3D Shoot, 7-noon, 40 Target.

Sept. 11: MOPA 3D Shoot, 30 Target, 7-noon.

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Cushion Peak Rod & Gun, Berks Co. Schedule of Shoots. for more info or call 610-670-9558.

Aug. 21, Sept. 18: 3D Archery Shoots. Reg. 7-noon.

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Frontier Archery 3D Shoots, 2950 Chestnut Hill Rd. Pottstown, PA, 19464. For more info call Ryan, 610-331-3821.

Aug. 20-21, Sept. 17-18:3D Shoot, 7-noon.

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Lenhartsville Fish & Game Assoc. Schedule of Events. 58 Hein Road, Lenhartsville, PA 19534. For more info call Trish Adam, 610-763-7313.

Sept. 4: Archery 3D Shoots.

Oct. 2: Novice Trap Shoot & Pheasant Walk, 10-3 p.m.

Nov. 13: Running Deer Shoot, 9-3 p.m.

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Souderton Harleysville Game, Fish & Forestry,  3D Shoots. 100 Schultz Road, Tylersport, PA. For more info call Fan Devlin, 215-872-7882.

Aug. 21, Sept. 18: 3D Archery Shoot, reg. 7 a.m.

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Seltzer Gun Club Shoots. Seltzer Road. For more info call Brian Murray, 570-527-5207.

Aug. 28, Sept. 18: 3D Archery Shoot, 7-1 p.m.

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Duncannon Sportsmen’s Assoc. 256 Montebellow Farm Road, Duncannon. For more info call Randy Moyer, 717-884-6797.

Aug. 18: 3D Archery Shoot, 3 until dusk.

Aug. 27-28: 3D Archery Shoot, 7-1 p.m.

Special Events

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Wildlife for Everyone Schedule of Events. For more info or call 814-238-8138.

Aug. 12: Tee Off for Wildlife, The Links at Gettysburg.

Sept. 12: Wildlife for Warriors, Spruce Creek Classic Fly Fishing Tournament, Home Waters.


Now-Aug: Western PA Coon & Fox Hunters Assoc. Catfish Tournament, all Waters in the state. For more info call John Sonntag, 724-968-7333.

Aug. 31-Sept. 10: Rolfe Beagle Club, State-wide Coyote Hunt. For more info call Mary Hosmer, 814-512-2101.


Aug. 13: Lancaster Hunting & Fishing Show & Sale, 9-1 p.m., Lancaster Farm & Home Center. For more info call Ron, 717-687-8101 evenings.

Aug. 20-21: Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo, Elk Country Visitor Center. For more info

Aug. 20: Franklin County Chapter Izaak Walton League of America, Gun Show & Sportsman’s Outdoor Sale, 8-1 p.m. For more info call Craig Minnich, 717-977-9240. 

Sept. 10: Millerstown Outdoor Sportsman’s Expo & Gun Show, 8-3 p.m., Millerstown Area Community Park. For more info call Willard Benner, 717-579-9184.

Sept. 17: Pennsylvania Trappers District 8, Sportsman Show, 7-5 p.m., Newville Lions Club Fairgrounds. For more info call Andrew Hartenstine, 717-331-6786.

Oct. 1-2: Lehigh Valley Knife Show, Easton, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Charles Chrin Community Center. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.

Dog Events.

Sept. 10: Allegheny RGS Bird Dog Fun, 8-1 p.m. For more info call Mary Hosmer, 814-512-2101.

Season Dates.

Sept. 1: Early resident Canada goose season opens.

Sept. 1: Mourning dove season opens.

Sept. 1: Porcupine season opens.

Sept. 17: Archery deer season opens (antlered & antlerless WMU’s 2B, 5C & 5D)

Sept. 23: Early resident Canada goose season closes.


Nock Mafia Bass Club. Meets the 1st Sun. of every month, 6 p.m., Silver Creek Athletic Assoc., Springtown. For more info call Steve Kaczinski, 267-374-3665.

Stony Creek Anglers meet 2nd Tues. of the Month, Norristown Manner-Chor Club, 7:30 p.m. For more info call Bruce Hexter, 610-420-0219.

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 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.

Red Rock Chapter NWTF meets the 3rd Monday of each month, 7 p.m,. Farmers Inn, Shavertown. For more info call 570-825-9744.

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.

Blue Mountain Rod & Gun Club, Inc. meets every 3rd Monday night, 7:30 p.m., 105 Rutt Rd, Bangor. Eastern PA. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.

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.

SE Montg. Cty TU Chapter meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7:30 p.m., Pennypack Visitors Ctr, Huntingdon Valley. For more info call Rich Terry 215-675-1536.

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