NY: Calendar of Events Issue: 15

Season Dates

Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens (most of state)

Sept. 1: Crow season opens

Sept. 1: Snipe, rail and gallinule season opens

Sept. 6: Early Canada goose season opens (Lake Champlain, Eastern
and Central Long Island zones)

Sept. 17-18: Youth Waterfowl Hunt (Northeast and Southeast
zones)

Sept. 24-25: Youth Waterfowl Hunt (Lake Champlain Zone)

Sept. 25: Early Canada goose season closes (most of state)

Sept. 26: Scup (porgy) season closes

Sept. 6: Early Canada goose season closes (Lake Champlain, Eastern
and Central Long Island zones)

Sept. 30: Summer flounder (fluke) season closes

Hunter Education

Bronx County

Aug. 15-17: Hunter Ed Course, Olinville Gun Shop and Rifle Range,
Bronx. Pre-register in person at the range or call
718-231-3000.

Aug. 29-31: Bowhunter Ed Course, Olinville Gun Shop and Rifle
Range, Bronx. Pre-register in person at the range or call
718-231-3000.

Broome County

Aug. 12-13: Bowhunter Ed Course, Square Deal Sportsmen’s Club,
Maine. Pre-register by calling the Maine town clerk’s office at
607-862-3334.

Aug. 26-27: Bowhunter Ed Course, Square Deal Sportsmen’s Club,
Maine. Pre-register by calling the Maine town clerk’s office at
607-862-3334.

Aug. 28: Bowhunter Ed Course, Broome County Sportsmen’s
Association, Kirkwood. Pre-register by calling Insight Archery at
607-201-1050.

Cattaraugus County

Aug. 13: Hunter Ed Course, home study and Cattaraugus Rod and Gun
Club. Pre-register in person at the club July 24 from 9 a.m.-10
p.m. For more info call Mark at 716-257-3024 between 6-8 p.m.

Cayuga County

Aug. 6: Bowhunter Ed Course, Greg’s Archery Shop, Moravia.
Pre-register by calling the shop at 315-497-9536.

Chautauqua County

Aug. 1, 17-18: Hunter Ed Course, Northern Chautauqua Conservation
Club, Dunkirk. Pre-register at the first class, which starts at 6
p.m. For more info call Gary at 716-366-3397.

Aug. 6: Bowhunter Ed Course, Bear Lake Rod and Gun Club, Stockton.
Pre-register in person at the Cassadaga Shurfine July 25-Aug. 3.
For more info call Rich at 716-595-3917 after 1 p.m.

Aug. 12-13: Hunter Ed Course, Ellington Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Neil at 716-287-2120 or at the club at 6
p.m. (at first class).

Aug. 26-27: Hunter Ed Course, Jamestown Rifle Club, Busti. Register
at the first class, which starts at 6 p.m.

Chemung County

Aug. 9, 11, 13: Hunter Ed Course, Chemung County Rod and Gun Club,
Breesport. Pre-register in person at the Horseheads Town
Hall.

Aug. 23, 25, 27: Hunter Ed Course, Pine City Sportsmen’s Club.
Pre-register in person at the Southport Town Hall, Monday-Friday
from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info call 607-734-1548.

Columbia County

Aug. 14: Trapper Ed Course, Kinderhook Sportsmen’s Club.
Pre-register by calling Jerry Leggieri at 518-784-3935 or Richard
Leggett at 518-392-2062.

Aug. 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Kinderhook Sportsmen’s Club.
Pre-register by calling Dave at 758-8343 or Terry at 392-5232
between 4-8 p.m.

Aug. 28: Bowhunter Ed Course, Germantown Sportsmen’s Club.
Pre-register by calling Donald at 518-821-1925.

Erie County

Aug. 1, 5-6: Hunter Ed Course, Wood and Brook Sportsmen’s Club,
Alden. Register at the first class, which starts at 7 p.m.

Aug. 9-11: Hunter Ed Course, George Washington Club, Tonawanda.
Pre-register by calling Butch at 716-627-9861 or Don at
716-874-1206.

Aug. 9, 13: Bowhunter Ed Course, Millgrove Sportsman/Alden Rod and
Gun Club. Pre-register by calling Bernie at 585-937-9536 or
585-599-6431 after 5:30 p.m.

Aug. 18, 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Nick’s Sporting Goods, Kenmore.
Pre-register by calling Roy at 716-875-9218.

Aug. 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Bison City Rod and Gun Club, Buffalo.
Pre-register by calling Butch at 716-627-9861 or Don at
716-874-1206.

Aug. 22-23: Bowhunter Ed Course, home study and Bison Archery,
Buffalo. Pre-register Aug. 13 from noon-5 p.m. at Bison
Archery.

Aug. 23-25: Hunter Ed Course, Sheridan Park Volunteer Fire District
No. 4, Tonawanda. Pre-register by calling Butch at 716-627-9861 or
Don at 716-874-1206.

Aug. 23, 25: Bowhunter Ed Course, Getzville Fire Hall, Amherst.
Register at the first class, which starts at 6 p.m.

Aug. 25: Waterfowl ID Course, Hamburg Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Pete at 716-648-2236.

Aug. 25: Waterfowl ID Course, Elma Conservation Club. Pre-register
after Aug. 15 by calling Frank at 716-681-5690.

Aug. 27: Bowhunter Ed Course, home study and Allied Sportsmen’s
Club, Alden. Pre-register by calling John at 716-474-0460.

Fulton County

Aug. 1-3: Hunter Ed Course, Ephrata Rod and Gun Club. Pre-register
by calling Mike at 518-993-2829.

Aug. 6: Bowhunter Ed Course, Bowhunters Plus. Pre-register by
calling 518-725-1927.

Aug. 17, 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Ephrata Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Mike at 518-993-2829.

Aug. 29-31: Hunter Ed Course, Ephrata Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Mike at 518-993-2829.

Genesee County

Aug. 2, 4, 6: Hunter Ed Course, Northwoods Sportsmen’s Association,
LeRoy. Pre-register in person at the LeRoy town clerk’s
office.

Aug. 3: Waterfowl ID Course, Iroquois National Wildlife Reserve,
Alabama. Pre-register by calling 585-948-5445, ext. 0, between 8
a.m.-4 p.m.

Aug. 23, 25, 27: Bowhunter Ed Course, Batavia Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register in person at C & C Archery, LeRoy.

Herkimer County

Aug. 6: Bowhunter Ed Course, Illion Fish and Game Club.
Pre-register by calling 315-894-3819.

Aug. 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Norway Community Center, Newport.
Pre-register by calling 315-894-3819.

Livingston County

Aug. 3, 5-6: Hunter Ed Course, Mt. Morris Sportsmen’s Club.
Pre-register by calling Mel at 585-468-2766.

Aug. 25, 27: Hunter Ed Course, A-On-Do-Wa-Nuh Sportsmen’s Club,
Leicester. Pre-register in person at the Leicester town clerk’s
office. For more info call 585-382-3231.

Monroe County

Aug. 2, 4, 6: Bowhunter Ed Course, Victory Baptist Church,
Henrietta. Pre-register by calling 334-2624 between 10 a.m.-6
p.m.

Aug. 8-9, 11: Hunter Ed Course, Rochester Brooks Gun Club, Rush.
Pre-register by calling Michael at 585-533-9913 or register in
person at the club on Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday between 9 a.m.
and 9 p.m.

Aug. 22, 24, 27: Hunter Ed Course, North Star Sportsmen’s Club,
Hamlin. Pre-register in person at the Parma town hall. For more
info call 585-392-9461.

Aug. 23, 25, 27: Hunter Ed Course, Rochester Rifle Club.
Pre-register by calling Dave at 585-323-2364 between 9 a.m.-9
p.m.

Nassau County

Aug. 14, 21, 28: Hunter Ed Course, VFW Post 9592, Levittown.
Pre-register in person by calling 631-379-1238 (leave name and
phone number).

Niagara County

Aug. 1-3: Bowhunter Ed Course, Little Ridge Archery, Gasport.
Pre-register by calling Roy and Nancy at 716-772-7598 between 6-9
p.m.

Aug. 3-4, 10-11: Hunter Ed Course, LaSalle Sportsmen’s Club,
Niagara Falls. Register at the first class, which starts at 6:30
p.m. For more info call the club at 716-297-0410 after 4 p.m. and
leave name and phone number.

Aug. 8-9: Bowhunter Ed Course, Larock’s Outdoors, Newfane.
Pre-register by calling Tony at 716-778-0068 between 9 a.m.-5 p.m.,
Dave at 716-735-3343 (evenings) or Dan at 716-735-7314.

Aug. 8-10: Hunter Ed Course, Hess Road Wesleyan Church, Appleton.
Pre-register by calling Larry at 716-778-9935 or Rich at
716-433-4189 after 5 p.m.

Aug. 15-16: Bowhunter Ed Course, Hess Road Wesleyan Church,
Appleton. Pre-register by calling Larry at 716-778-9935 or Rich at
716-433-4189 after 5 p.m.

Oneida County

Aug. 9-10, 13: Hunter Ed Course, Waterville Village Hall and
Waterville Fish and Game Club. Pre-register by calling
315-841-8544.

Aug. 9, 11, 13: Hunter Ed Course, Camden Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Russ at 245-3907 or Vern at 245-2411.

Onondaga County

Aug. 16, 18, 20: Hunter Ed Course, Fayetteville-Manlius Rod and Gun
Club, Manlius. Pre-register in person at the club on Aug. 11 from
7-9 p.m. or Aug. 13 from 10:30 a.m.-noon.

Orange County

Aug. 21: Bowhunter Ed Course, Johnson Fire House. Pre-register by
calling John at 845-856-4118.

Aug. 26-27: Hunter Ed Course, Walden Sportsmen’s Club. Pre-register
by calling Joe at 845-651-4023.

Orleans County

Aug. 17, 19-20: Hunter Ed Course, Holley Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register in person at the club on Thursdays from 6-9 p.m. or at
other times if the club is open.

Oswego County

July 30: Bowhunter Ed Course, Stillbrook Fish and Game Club,
Williamstown. Pre-register by calling Larry at 315-963-7530 or by
email at walkman139@verizon.net

Aug. 13: Bowhunter Ed Course, Jim’s Archery, Pulaski. Pre-register
by calling Ed at 315-343-1558 between 6-8 p.m.

Aug. 19-20: Hunter Ed Course, Stillbrook Fish and Game Club,
Williamstown. Pre-register in person at the William Britton
Community Center Aug. 7 from noon-2 p.m.

Aug. 26-27: Bowhunter Ed Course, Leatherstocking Club, New Haven.
Pre-register by e-mail at bowclass@aol.com. For more info call
1-800-388-8244, ext. 240 or 241.

Aug. 28: Bowhunter Ed Course, Stillbrook Fish and Game Club,
Williamstown. Pre-register by calling Larry at 315-963-7530 or also
by e-mail at walkman139@verizon.net

Putnam County

Aug. 6-7: Hunter Ed Course, Garrison Fish and Game Club.
Pre-register by calling Strider at 845-284-2366.

Queens County

Aug. 27: Bowhunter Ed Course, Proline Archery, Ozone Park.
Pre-register by calling 718-845-9280.

Rensselaer County

Aug. 10, 17, 20: Hunter Ed Course, North Troy Rod and Stag Club,
Melrose. Pre-register by calling Gary at 663-5463 or Dennis at
587-5704.

Aug. 27: Bowhunter Ed Course, North Troy Rod and Stag Club,
Melrose. Pre-register by calling Gary at 663-5463 or Dennis at
587-5704.

Schenectady County

Aug. 6-7: Bowhunter Ed Course/Youth Bowhunter Camp, Iroquois Rod
and Gun Club. Pre-register in person at the camp on Aug. 6 from 7-8
a.m. For more info call Dick Kutny at 518-355-2767 or email
Rak12303@aol.com

Schoharie County

Aug. 21: Bowhunter Ed Course, Richmondville Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register in person at the Richmondville municipal building Aug.
15 from 7-8 p.m. For more info call Steve at 518-234-2854.

Aug. 26-27: Hunter Ed Course, Richmondville Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register in person at the Richmondville municipal building Aug.
22 from 7-8 p.m. For more info call Steve at 518-234-2854.

Steuben County

Aug. 9, 13: Hunter Ed Course, Bath Rod and Gun Club. Pre-register
by calling Dennis Smith at 607-527-8168 between 6-8 p.m.

Aug. 18, 20: Bowhunter Ed Course, Canisteo Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Larry at 607-324-3921.

Aug. 22, 24, 27: Hunter Ed Course, Canisteo Rod and Gun Club.
Pre-register by calling Sherry at 607-695-9750.

 

Suffolk County

Aug. 1, 8, 15: Hunter Ed Course, Camp-Site Sports Shop, Huntington
Station. Pre-register by calling 631-271-4969 between 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
or in person at the store.

Sullivan County

July 30: Trapper Ed Course, Excelsior Club, White Lake.
Pre-register by calling 845-256-3098.

Tioga County

Aug. 11-13: Hunter and Bowhunter Ed Course (combined), Tioga County
Sportsmen’s Association, Route 38, north of Owego. Pre-register in
person at the Tioga County Cooperative Extension office in Owego,
Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Aug. 18, 20: Hunter Ed Course, Tioga County Sportsmen’s
Association, Route 38, north of Owego. Pre-register in person at
the Tioga County Cooperative Extension office in Owego,
Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Ulster County

Aug. 20: Hunter Ed Course, home study at Morgan Hill Game
Association, Hurley. Pre-register by email at
rvroth@bluescreenpcrepair.com

Aug. 21: Hunter Ed Course, home study at Morgan Hill Game
Association, Hurley. Pre-register by email at
hunter_ed1@yahoo.com

Wayne County

Aug. 4, 6: Trapper Ed Course, Montezuma Audubon Center, Savannah.
Pre-register by calling 315-745-9992.

Aug. 13: Bowhunter Ed Course, home study and Red Creek Conservation
Club. Pre-register by calling Banjo ar 315-521-2506.

Westchester County

Aug. 22, 24, 27: Bowhunter Ed Course, Ridge Road Park, Pavilion No.
2, Hartsdale. Pre-register at Cougar Sports at 914-693-8877.

Yates County

Aug. 16, 18: Bowhunter Ed Course, Middlesex Conservation Club.
Pre-register by calling George at 585-374-9546.

Aug. 26-27: Hunter Ed Course, Middlesex Conservation Club.
Pre-register by calling 585-880-9366.

Banquet/Fundraisers

Sept. 24: Finger Lakes WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall.
For more info call Shawn Bell, 607-343-3614.

Sept. 24: Central ADK Committee Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m.,
Morhouse Rec. Center, Hofmeister. For more info call Fran Gramlich,
518-548-7343.

Shoots

Now-Sept: Richmondville Fish & Game, Trap Shoots, 1st & 3rd
Sat. 9 a.m., at the Club. For more info call John Hornauer,
518-294-8834.

Aug. 14, Sept. 18: Monthly 3-D Archery Shoots, Hudson Falls Fish
and Game Club, Hudson Falls. Sign-ups from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. For more
info call Larry Hall, 518-792-5301.

Aug. 28, Sept. 24:  Frost Valley YMCA 3-D Archery Shoot, 9 a.m.-3
p.m. For more info call Benjamin Snyder, 845-985-2291 ext.
217.

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Allied Sportsman of WNY, 12846 Clinton Street, Alden, NY, 14004.
For more info call 716-983-8544.

Sept. 18: Swap Meet, 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sept. 18: 3-D Shoot, 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Oct. 2: 3-D Shoot, 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Shows

Aug. 14: Midstate Arms Collectors, Gun & Knife Show, 9-3 p.m.,
Unadilla Rod & Gun Club, Unadilla. For more info call Sandy
Ackerman Klinger, 607-748-1010.

Aug. 20-21: Clayton 1000 Islands Gun & Sportsmen’s Show,
Recreation Park Arena, Clayton, 8:30-5 p.m. Sat., 9-4 Sun. For more
info call 1-800-252-9806.

Sept. 17-18: New York State Arms Collectors Assoc. Syracuse Gun
Show, New York State Fairgrounds Expo Center. For more info call
Sandy Ackerman Klinger, 607-748-1010.

Special Events

Aug. 6: Family Freshwater Fishing Clinic, Hempstead Lake Park,
MacDonald Pond, 10-2 p.m. Pre-registration required by calling I
FISH NY at 631-444-0283.

Aug. 13: Kids Fishing Clinic, Wellesley Island State Park, For more
info call the Minna Anthony Nature Center at 315-482-2479.

Aug 14: NRA Safety and Firearm Education Camp, Alabama Hunt Club
Shooting Range, Alabama, N.Y., 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. For more info and
register call Dema, 716-632-1264.

Aug. 18: Family Crab Fishing Clinic, Town of Brookhaven, Corey
Beach, 6-8 p.m. Pre-registration required by calling I FISH NY at
631-444-0283 or emailing IfishNY@dw.dec.state.ny.us

Aug. 18: Seminar, Field Judging Whitetail Bucks for Age, Pompey Rod
and Gun Club, 6 p.m. For more info call John Rybinski at
john101@windstream.net

Aug. 20-21: Target shoot & BBQ weekend. for more info
hoofnsinker.com

Aug. 20: Yates County Chapter of SCOPE, Meet the Candidates pig
roast, fireman’s field, Penn Yan, 3-6 p.m. For more info call
585-554-6868.

Aug. 27: Honeoye Fish & Game Club, Fundraiser, 1-5 p.m. For
more info call Rob Wood, 585-229-4420.

Sept. 1: North Shore Family Saltwater Fishing Clinic, Town of
Brookhaven, Cedar Beach, Mt. Sinai, 6 p.m. For more info call
631-444-0283.

Sept. 3: Free Kids Fishing Clinic, Wellesley Island State Park, 11
a.m.-1 p.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m. For more info call, Minna Anthony
Nature Center, 315-482-2479.

Sept. 17-18: Sportsmen’s Festival, Swain Resort. For more info call
Cleste Schoonover, 607-545-6511.

Sept. 24-25: Genesee Co. Fish & Game Protective Assn. Nat.
Hunting Fishing Days, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Assn Property, Stafford. For
more info call Dave Knapp, 585-455-6348.

Sept. 24: West Canada Creek Assoc. National Hunting and Fishing Day
event. For more info e-mail rgrose1949@hotmail.com

Sept. 24-25: West Canada Creek Assoc. Youth Pheasant Hunt.
Pre-registration is required and can be made by calling
315-895-5643.

Sept. 24-25: Genesee County Fish & Game Protective Association,
Inc., Godfreys Pond, National Hunting and Fishing Day event,
Stafford. For more info call 585-815-1545.

Archery

July 30: French Creek Outdoors, 3-D Archery Shoot, 10 a.m., For
more info call Nathan Teed, 716-708-1788.

Aug. 13: Norfolk Archers, 3-D Fun Shoot, 8-10 a.m., Norfolk Rod
& Gun Club. For more info call Larry Butler,
315-769-3140.

Sept. 11: Suffolk Archers & Bowhunters, Silver Arrow 3-D
Archery Shoot, 8:30 a.m. For more info call Bob Watterson,
516-873-8898.

Outdoor Media

Team E. Outdoors, New York’s best hunting and fishing TV show
reaching over two million viewers. Check teamemedia.com or your
local Time Warner Cable provider for show times.

Tournaments/Contests

July 30: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Keuka Lake, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
For more info call Dave Wood, 607-535-7771.

Aug. 6-21: Orleans County Rotary Fishing Derby. For more info call
585-589-9881.

Aug. 13: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Waneta/Lamoka lakes, 7
a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call Dave Wood, 607-535-7771.

Aug. 19-Sept. 5: Lake Ontario Counties (LOC) Fall Trout and Salmon
Derby. For more info call 888-REEL-2-In or go to www.loc.org

Aug. 20-21: N.Y. Bass Chapter Federation Tournament, Six-Man Club
Team Tournament, Hudson River, Catskill. For more info go to
www.nybassfed.com

Aug. 27: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Canandaigua Lake, 7 a.m.-3
p.m. For more info call Dave Wood, 607-535-7771.

Aug. 27: Fairhaven Challenge Fishing Tournament. For more info call
315-947-6348.

Sept. 3: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Keuka Lake. For more info
call 607-535-7771 or email bassbutcher@localnet.com

Sept. 17-25: Greater Niagara Fall Classic Derby. For more info call
877-FALLS US or go online to www.fishodyssey.net

Sept. 17: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Cayuta (Little) Lake. For
more info call 607-535-7771 or email bassbutcher@localnet.com

Sept. 24: Dave Wood Open Bass Tournament, Waneta/Lamoka lakes. For
more info call 607-535-7771 or email bassbutcher@localnet.com

Meetings

Aug. 9-10: Public meeting on waterfowl populations and waterfowl
hunting seasons in Vermont and the Lake Champlain zone in New York.
Aug 9 at Skenesborough Rescue Squad building in Whitetall, 7 p.m.,
Aug. 10 meeting at the University of Vermont’s Billings Lecture
Hall, Burlington, 7 p.m.

 

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