Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar — May 12, 2017


May 12, 13, 20: Bucks County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., New Hope Eagle Fire Company, New Hope. For more info call East Coast Tannery & Taxidermy, 215-799-1900.

May 13: Central PA RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Altoona Grand Hotel, Altoona. For more info call Mary Peoples, 814-672-4383.

June 10: Sprout Forest RMEF Banquet, 4 p.m., Sportsman’s Hotel, Renovo. For more info call Bill May, 814-647-5401.

June 16: Raystown DU Banquet, Aitch Boat Launch Pavilion, Raystown Lake. For more info call Ted, 814-599-7591.

Sept. 16: Lebanon-Middle Creek DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Lantern Lodge, Myerstown. For more info call John Welty, 484-955-1548.

Season Dates.

May 31: Spring gobbler season closes (bearded birds only)

June 17: Bass (traditional harvest season) opens.


May 13: Mosquito Creek Sportsmen’s Assoc. Children’s Fishing Derby, 9-11, a.m., Club Pond. For more info Frank Josefik Jr, 814-577-2194.

May 13: Lebanon-Middle Creek DU Tournament, Blue Mountain Golf Course, Fredricksburg. For more info call John Welty, 484-955-1548.

May 20: Central Counties Concerned Sportsmen’s Fishing Derby, 9-11 a.m., Parker Dam State Park, Penfild. For more info call Frank Josefik, 814-577-2194.

May 20: Cresson Community Sportsmen’s Assoc, Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-11, Club Dam. For more info call Jim Latterner, 814-886-7906.

May 21: Cooper Township Sportsmen’s Club, Children’s Fishing Derby, 1-4 p.m., Near Junction of Casanova & Six Mile Run Road, Phillipsburg. For more info call Jim Josephson, 814-553-7149.

May 21: Gallitzin Sportsmen’s Assoc. Children’s Fishing Derby, 8-noon, Club Dam. For more info call David Whited, 814-931-0265.

May 27: Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Club, Big Boys Trout Tournament, Big Bald Eagle Creek, Julian. For more info call John Jackson, 814-404-3029.

May 28: Three Point Sportsmen’s Assoc. Children’s Fishing Rodeo, 1-4 p.m., Club Ponds, Clarence. For more info call Sharon Josefik, 814-553-1910.

July 1: Calebs Legacy Tournament, 6-3 p.m., Shikallemy State Park, Sunburg. For more info call Ernie Watkins, 717-315-8951.

Sept. 23: Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Club, Eagle Valley Big Water Trout Tournament, Big Bald Eagle Creek Milesburg. For more info call John Jackson 814-404-3029.


Now-Aug.: Berks County Bowmen Archery League, sun. 7-noon. For more info

May 28, June 25, July 23, Aug. 27, Sept. 24: 3D Archery Shoot, Rochester Sportsman’s Club, 8-2 p.m., For more info call Jeff Hooks, 724-601-0522.

May 21, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17: West Manchester Township Farmers & Sportsmen Assoc. 3D Shoots, 8-noon, at the Club. For more info call Jake, 717-542-5759.

May 21: Whitney Point Sportsmen’s Assoc. Traditional Black Powder Shoot, 8 a.m., at the Club. For more info call George, 607-692-4843.

June 25, July 23, Aug. 27, Sept. 10: Trafford Sportsmen’s Club, Shoot, reg. 7-noon, at the Clubhouse. For more info call Gene Cawoski, 412-372-0925.

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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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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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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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South Birdsboro Archery Rod & Gun Club, 470 Geigertown Rd, Douglassville, PA. For more info call Larry Barr, 610-582-5026.

June 4, July 2, Aug. 6:  3D Archery Shoot, 7-noon.

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Five Points Hunting Club, 285 Bocktown Cork Rd, Aliquippa, PA 15001. For more info call 724-375-7381.

May 21, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10: 3D Schedule, 8-2 p.m.

June 11: Hunt of a Lifetime shoot.

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Lower Pottsgrove Sportsman’s Assoc. 2121 Sanatoga Station Rd, Pottstown, PA 19464. For more info

May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10: 30 Target Course, 3D Targets.

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Delaware Valley Fish & Game, 7343 Ferry Rd, New Hope, PA. For more info call Bob Strouse, 215-453-9996.

May 21, June 4, 18, July 2, 16, 30, Aug. 13, 27, Sept. 10-24: 3D Shoot, 7-11 a.m.

Oct. 8, Nov. 22: Trap Meet shoots.

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Irwin Sportsmen’s/Shawn’s Archery. Schedule of events. For more info call Mike McCauley, 724-527-3055.

Now-Sept.: Pin Shoot, 2nd & 4th Thurs.

Now-Aug: Instructional Pistol Shoot, 2nd & 4th Tues., 6:30 p.m. Contact Lee.

Now-Aug.:1st & 3rd Tues., 6:30 p.m., Contact Joyce.

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Herminie #2 Game Assoc. Archery Schedule, 219 Cody Road, Herminie, PA, 15089. For more info call Bob Hildenbrand, 724-446-9384.

May 21, June 11, July 30, Sept. 3: All Shooters, 8-1 p.m.

Dec. 31: Traditional, 8-1 p.m.

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Lenhartsville Fish & Game Assoc. Schedule of Events. 58 Hein Road, Lenhartsville, PA 19534. For more info call Dustin Adam, 610-763-6714.

June 4, July 2, 30, Aug. 6, Sept. 4: 30 Targets, 7-noon.

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

June 4, July 30, Aug. 27, Sept. 17: 30 Rinehart Targets, 7-1 p.m.

Women’s Programs

June 3: NWTF Women in the Outdoors Event, Bull Creek Rod & Gun Club, Tarentum. For more info call Sandi Hazlett, 724-777-5503.


June 17-18: Commonwealth Target Company, Gun & Knife Show, Sat. 9-4 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Forrest Lodge VFW. For more info call Jim Davis, 570-640-0144.

Aug. 19: Franklin County Chapter Izaak Walton League, Gun Show & Sportsman’s Sale, 8-4 p.m., PA Fire Dept. Social Hall, St. Thomas. For more info call Craig Minnich, 717-977-9240.

Sept. 30-Oct. 1: Lehigh Valley Knife Show, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Charles Chrin Community Center, Easton. For more info call  Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.

Sept. 16: PA Trappers District 8, Sportsman Show, Newville Lions Club Fairgrounds, 7-5 p.m. For more info call George McEntee, 717-732-8099.

Oct. 14-15: Mount Joy Sportsmen’s Assoc. Show, 9-4 p.m., at the Club. For more info call Tom Brooks, 717-341-9900.

Special Events

June 10: Jefferson county Youth Field Day, 7:30-3 p.m., Reynlow Park, Reynoldsville. For more info

June 18-23: Cumberland Valley TU, Rivers Conservation & Fly Fishing Youth Camp. For more info call Ken Palmer, 717-249-8819.


May 23: Laws of Concealed Carry & Interstate Travel, 6-8 p.m., Best Western Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem. For more info call 877-474-7184.


May 17: Hokendauqua TU meet 6:30 p.m., Kreidersville Covered Bridge. For more info call 610-262-7598.

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.

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.

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.

Uniontown Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Tues. 6 p.m., Farmington. For more info call Corky Johnston, 724-438-0309

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.

Berks County Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Tues. 8 p.m., Egelman’s Park, Reading. For more info call Cleon Garl, 610-929-0416.

Franklin County Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Thurs. 7 p.m., Waltonian Meadows, Chambersburg. For more info call Donald Diehl, 717-264-2044.

John Harris Chapter Izaak Walton League meets monthly, sons of Italy Lodge #2857, Harrisburg. For more info call Eugene Rosetti, 717-763-9025.

Lancaster Red Rose Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Tues. 6 p.m., Schaefferstown. For mare info call Dean Baker, 717-459-3545.

Lebanon County Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Tues. 6:30 p.m., Jonestown. For more info call Tracy Longenecker, 717-273-7304.

Oil City Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. 7:30 p.m., Old Monarch Park, Franklin. For more info call Ray Swidorsky, 814-676-1961.

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