Monday, February 6th, 2023
Monday, February 6th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

MI: Calendar of Events Issue: 17

Banquets/Fundraisers.

Aug. 19: Livingston county Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m.,
Livingston Co. Conv. Club, Hamburg. For more info call Mark
Tennant, 734-878-0860

Aug. 23: Northwest Michigan Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Grand
Traverse Resort, Acme. For more info call Tom Tompkins,
231-218-7314.

Aug. 26: Grand Valley Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., West
Walker Sportsman Club, Grand Rapids. For more info call Sandy
Mucci, 616-675-5625.

Aug. 31: Grand Rapids Area RGS Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Noto’s
Restaurant. For more info call Paul Lixie, 616-889-6760.

Sept. 7: Hesperia Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Christ the King,
Hesperia. For more info call Brad Harrald, 231-854-1312.

Sept. 7: Andy Ammann Chapter RGS Banquet, 6 p.m., Eagle Eye Golf
Club. For more info call Jeff Taylor, 517-930-8515.

Sept. 8: Multi-Lakes Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Multi Lakes
Consv. Club, Commerce. For more info call Sarah Harris,
248-821-0815.

Sept. 9: Auburn Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m, Forest Edge Banquet
Center. For more info call Dan Zoller, 989-928-9761.

Sept. 9: Greater Southeast Michigan RGS Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Laurel
Manor Banquet & Conference Center. For more info call Jim
Gilsdorf, 734-662-7512.

Sept. 10: Kalkaska Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Moose Lodge, Kalkaska.
For more info call Pat Modos, 231-258-4551.

Sept. 10: Gaylord Area Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Eagles
Hall, Gaylord. For more info call Kay Pagel, 989-732-1570.

Sept. 10: Monroe County PF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Hickory Park
American Legion Post 514. For more info call 734-260-0732.

Sept. 14: Upper Thumb Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Franklin
Inn, Bad Axe. For more info call Randy Brown, 989-269-4867.

Sept. 14: Standish WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m, K of C. For more info
call Rich Sullivan, 989-846-1442.

Sept. 15: Cereal City Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Cedar
Crest Banquet Centre, Marshall. For more info call Kraig Dingmand,
269-317-3692.

Sept. 16: Cascades Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Davis Banquet
Hall. For more info call Laurie Smith, 517-414-3016.

Sept. 20: Capital Area Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m, Ingham Co.
Fairgrounds, Mason. For more info call Steve Tebbe,
517-347-7702.

Sept. 22: Ogemaw County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., West Branch K of C.
For more info call Randy Langley, 989-942-1487.

Sept. 23: Saginaw Valley Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m
Frankenmuth conservation Club, Frankenmuth. For more info call Dave
Minar, 989-213-7665.

Sept. 24: Houghton Lake WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Houghton Lake
Historical Playhouse. For more info call Dave DenBoer,
989-366-6332.

Sept. 24: Cass City WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., VFW Post 3644. For more
info call Mike Spencer, 989-670-5346.

Sept.28: Petoskey Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Holy Childhood Church,
Harbor Springs. For more info call Dan Cole, 231-348-3460.

Sept. 29: Dundee Area Fall WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Old Mill Banquet
Hall. For more info call 734-218-5601.

Oct. 3: Grand Traverse Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Boone’s Long Lake
Inn, Traverse City. For more info call Jim Kurdziel,
231-894-1515.

Oct. 6: Sault Saint Marie, WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Elks Club. For
more info call Ken Greenfield, 906-647-2556.

Oct. 8: Manistee Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., VFW 4499, Manistee. For
more info call Ritchie Gillette, 231-723-4925.

Oct. 8: Ruby Creek WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Ruby Creek Conservation
Club. For more info call Jim Kurdziel, 231-894-1515

Oct. 11: Allegan Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., The Silo, Spring
Lake. For more info call Blain Becktold, 616-502-0881.

Oct. 11: Lenawee County Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Randy’s
Road House, Onsted. For more info call Dwight Lutsko,
517-265-9578.

Oct. 15: Southern Michigan WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Brooklyn Sportsman
Club, Brooklyn. For more info call John Ofchar, 517-547-5055.

Oct. 22: Huron County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Ubly Fox Club, Bad Axe.
For more info call Greg Talaski, 989-269-6571.

Oct. 26: Clio Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Circus Park. For more
info call Jason Maraskine, 989-486-1961.

Oct. 27: Eastern UP Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bay Mills
Resort, Brimley. For more info all Jim Moore, 906-495-5144.

Nov. 5: Rollin Thunder WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion 179,
Walker. For more info call Tina Morgan, 616-375-3498.

Nov. 12: Chippewa Snow Chasers WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., American
Legion. For more info call 906-437-5369

Dec. 3: Hunters Ball WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Pigeon VFW, Pigeon. For
more info call Jim Gilbert, 989-550-4828.

Dec. 10: Marquette County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m, American Legion.
For more info call Mike Prokopowicz, 906-361-4625.

Season Dates

Sept. 15: Ruffed grouse season opens.

Sept. 15: Rabbit, hare & squirrel season opens.

Sept. 15: Fall wild turkey opens.

Sept. 24: Youth deer season Sept. 24-25.

Sept. 24: Woodcock season opens.

Sept. 30: Trout season opens.

Oct. 1: Archery deer season opens.

Oct. 1: Racoon hunting season opens.

Oct. 10: Pheasant regular season opens in zone1.

Oct. 10: Sharp-tailed grouse season opens in part of eastern
U.P.

,Shows

Aug. 19-20: Calumet, Keweenaw Sportsmen’s Club, Gun & Sport
Show, Fri. 4-9 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m., Calumet Colosseum. For more
info call Mike Dudenas, 906-337-0347.

Aug. 28: Fowler Conservation Club Sportsman Gun Show, 9-3 p.m. For
more info call Roy Fedewa, 989-640-1008.

Sept. 24-25: Gardens at Grice’s Sportsmen’s Show, Sat. 9-5 p.m.,
Sun. 10-3 p.m. For more info call 989-672-8733.

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Sport Shows Promotions LLC Gun & Knife Show schedule for 2010.
For more info check out www.migunshows.com or call 517-676-4160.
Admission: $6.

Sept. 3-4: Harrison/Clare, Clare County Fairgrounds, Bus 127 N/West
on Fairlane. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-4 p.m.

Sept. 10-11: Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River. Fri.
noon-5 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m.

Sept. 17-18: Birch Run Expo Center, Exit 136 off I75, Fri. 2-7
p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.

Oct. 1-2: Sturgis, Doyle Comm. Car, 310 N. Franks St. Sat. 9-5
p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.

Oct. 8-9: Kalamazoo Fairgrounds, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3
p.m.

Archery

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Chesaning Area Conservation Club, 13750 W. Baldwin Rd, Chesaning,
MI 48616. Schedule of 2010 Shoots. For more info call Duane Moore,
989-865-6940.

Aug. 27-28, Sept. 10-11, 24-25: Archery 3D Shoots, 8-3 p.m.

Every Wed.: Trap, 6:30-10 p.m.

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Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club, 8888 Dexter Townhall Rd.
Dexter, MI. www.post46hfc.com for more info.

April-Sept.: 3D Archery & Trap, 3rd Sun. of Month, 9-2
p.m.

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Oakland County Sportsmens Club, Clarkston. For more info contact
248-623-0444 or visit http://www.ocsc-mi.org/

Sept. 10-11: Bowhunter Jamboree.

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Centerline of Calhoun County, Schedule of Events. 23100 13 Mile
Road, Battle Creek, MI. For more info call Judy Robinson,
269-968-6415.

Aug. 27-28: 3D Archery Shoot, 9-3 p.m.

Aug. 27-28: Appleseed Shoot, 9-3 p.m.

Sept. 24: Women in the Outdoors, 8-4 p.m.

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Centerline of Calhoun County, Schedule of Events. 23100 13 Mile
Road, Battle Creek, MI. For more info call Judy Robinson,
269-968-6415.

July 30-31, Aug. 27-28: Appleseed Shoot, 9-3 p.m.

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Fenton Lakes Sportsman’s Club, 1140 Butcher Rd. Fenton MI, 48430.
www.fentonlakes.com for more info.

Aug. 28, Sept. 25: Open 3D Shoots

Dog Events

Now-Oct.: Puppy Fair, 2nd Sun. of each month, 8:30-2:30 p.m., Multi
Lakes Conservation Club. For more info call Dave Elam,
248-624-0944.

Aug. 20-21: Michigan Versatile Hunting Dog Federation, Evaluation
Test, Highland. For more info call Michael Schippa,
248-343-3682.

Special Events

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Summit Sports, Free Demo Days. For more info call Jennifer Cherry,
248-738-4444.

Sept. 1: Lansing, 517-332-4000.

Shooting Sports

Aug. 20: Robert J. Lytle RGS, Fun Shoot, Hunters Creek Club, 9 a.m.
For more info call Robert Byrnes, 810-338-4152.

Aug. 21: LeGrand Travers Chapter RGS, Doubles Shoot, 10 a.m., Cedar
Rod & Gun Club. For more info call Tim Stein,
231-228-6984.

Aug. 27: Keith Davis Chapter RGS Jack Williams Memorial Fall
Tune-up Shoot, 9:30 a.m., Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club. For more
info call Brad DePottey, 810-774-6508.

Sept. 22: Pull for Kids Clay Shoot, Detroit Gun Club. For more info
call Ashley deBear, 248-353-0921.

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Rockford Sportsman Club, 11115 Northland Drive. For more info call
616-866-4273 or checkout www.rockfordsportsmansclub.com

First Sat. of each month: Cowboy Action Shoot except
November.

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Rockford Sportsman’s Club, Schedule of Events, 11115 Northland
Drive, NE, Rockford, MI 49341. www.rockfordsportsmansclub.com

Cowboy Shoot: 1st Sat. of every month.

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Twin Lakes Sportsmen’s Club events. For more info call 773-792-3457
or 262-279-3503.

1 & 3rd Sundays: Trap shooting, Individual Tournaments 200
targets 12 noon.

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Every Tuesday. Livingston County Wildlife Conservation Club, Trap
Shoots, 4 p.m.-dusk. For more info call 810-231-1811.

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Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club, 8888 Dexter Townhall Rd.
Dexter, MI. www.post46hfc.com for more info.

Thru. Oct.: Sporting Clays, 2nd & 4th Sun. 10-2 p.m.

Tues: Trap Shooting, 4 p.m.

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Four Square Conservation Club & Sportsman’s Association, 6777
Cline Road. 2010 Schedule of events. For more info call
810-327-6859 or www.foursquaresportsman.com.

Thurs.: Hand Gun Night, 6-10 p.m.

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Big Bear Sportsmans Club, 2011 Schedule of Events. For more info
call Dave Somset, 231-362-3103.

Every Sunday: Shooting 5 Stand & Trap, 10-2 p.m.

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West Walker Sportsman Club, 2011 Schedule of Events. 601 Leonard
St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI. For more info call Patrick Murray,
616-453-5081.

All Year: Open 7 days a week.

Women’s Programs

Sept. 10: Women on Target, Looking Glass River Sportsman Club, 8:30
a.m. For more info call Janet Lindgren, 517-482-0593.

Education/Seminar

Aug. 26-27:  Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Hunter Safety,
Fri. 6-9 p.m., Sat. 8-4 p.m. For more info call Sgt. Robert Robles,
231-398-3413.

Sept. 7, 10: Saginaw Field & Stream Club, Hunter Ed, Thurs.
6-9:30 p., Sat. 8-5 p.m. For more info call Herb Pickell,
989-777-7814.

Dec. 17: Snowmobile Safety Class, 9-3 p.m., MSU Extension Office
4-H, Caro. For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.

Jan. 14, 2012: Graff Motors Sales, Snowmobile Safety Class, 9-3
p.m., Graff Motor Sales. For more info call Herb Pickell,
989-777-7814.

Meetings

Freeland Conservation Club meets 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m.,
at the Club. For more info call Ken Balden, 989-695-2641.

Huron Valley Steelheaders. Meets every 3rd Thursday of the month.
Germania Hall, 23156 King Road, Brownstown Township. For more info
call Carroll White, 734-626-3112.

Huron Valley Sportfishing Club meets on the 3rd Thurs of every
month, 7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 200. For more info call
Richard Montre, 734-847-7814.

Flat Rock Chapter – NWTF meets the 3rd Thurs. of each month, 7-10
p.m., Flat Rock Youth Center. For more info call
734-654-8108.

Wayne County Quail Forever meets the fourth Monday of each month,
6:30 p.m., Flat Rock Rec. Center, I-75 & Gibraltar Rd. For more
info call Ed Moore, 734-782-0329 or 734-771-5607.

Detroit Area Steelheaders meets the last Tues. of the month, 7:30
p.m., Polish/American Hall. For more info call Bob Mitchell,
586-524-8887.

Metro-West Steelheaders, meets the 1st Tues. of every month, 7
p.m., Livonia Senior Citizens Activity Center. For more info call
Bill King. 734-420-4481.

Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club meets 2nd Tues of every month, 7
p.m., at the Club. For more info call John Wilde,
734-646-6132.

Downriver Walleye Federation meets 3rd Monday of every month,
except Dec. 7:30 p.m., Westfield Center. For more info call Mike
Barkley 734-281-1649.

Mid-Michigan United Sportsman Alliance. Meets 2nd Tues. of each
month, 6:30 p.m., Twin Ponds Sport Shop, Stanton. For more info
call Dave Bean, 989-831-4890.

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