MN: Calendar of Events Issue: 47


Nov. 30: Midwest Outdoors Unlimited Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Greenwald
Pub. For more info call Ron Welle, 320-260-6023.

Dec. 1: Proper Economic Resource Management Banquet, 5-9 p.m.,
Brook Hall. For more info call Patty Weitgenant,

Dec. 3: Paintbrush Shooters Banquets, 11-4 p.m., Fridley VFW. For
more info call Dave Meacham, 952-220-2807.

Dec. 3: Nobles County DU Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Brewster
American Legion Hall. For more info call Kevin Black,

Dec. 7: Southern Crossroads Chapter 54 Muskies Inc, Banquet, 6
p.m., Owatonna Eagles Club. For more info call Rick Kozelka,

Feb. 5, 2012: Minnesota Southeast WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Treasure
Island Resort & Casino. For more info call Jim Wiltinger,

Feb. 10-11, 2012: SCI North Country Bowhunters Banquet, Treasure
Island Resort & Casino. For more info

March 10, 2012: Rice County PF Banquet, 5 p.m., Fairbault American
Legion. For more info call Patty Johnstad, 507-333-3935.

March 17, 2012: Minnesota Lakes WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Broadway
Ballroom. For more info call Steve Jorud, 320-491-7596.


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Three Rivers Park District, 2011 Schedule of Events. For more info
call 763-559-6700 or

Nov. 26-27: Shotgun Deer Hunts, Lake Rebecca.

Dec. 3-4: Muzzleloader Hunt, Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve.

Dec. 5-Feb. 29, 2012: Cleary Lake, Green Fit Club.

Dec. 5-Feb. 28, 2012: French Regional Park, Green Fit Club.

Dec. 10: Cross-Country Ski Lessons, Classic Beginner, 12:30-2 p.m.,
Elm Creek Park Reserve.

Dec. 10: Cross-Country Ski Lessons, Ski-Skating, 9:30-11:30 a.m.,
Elm Creek Park Reserve.

Dec. 12-Feb. 29, 2012: Silverwood Park, Green Fit Club.


Feb. 4, 2012: Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby, 1-3 p.m., Maple Lake.
For more info call Nick 612-685-6696.

Feb. 25, 2012: Big Lake Jaycees Ice Fishing Contest, noon-3 p.m. for more info.

Season Dates

Nov. 26: Bobcat, fisher and pine marten seasons open.

Nov. 26: Deer – Muzzleloader season opens.

Dec. 1: Muskie season ends.

Dec. 1: Lake trout (Lake Superior) season opens.

Dec. 31: Deer season ends – Archery.

Outdoor Media

• Ron Schara’s Minnesota Bound, Saturdays at noon, Sunday at 10:30
on KARE 11, KTTC in Rochester, KBJR in Duluth, KVLY in Fargo and
KEYC in Mankato.

• Outdoor Talk Radio with Tim Lesmeister and Rob Drieslein, Sundays
from 4-6 p.m. on KTLK FM Newstalk 100.3 in the metro area.

•, Seasonal fishing and hunting tips from Outdoor
News Writer Ron Hustvedt.

•, outdoor news from around the country along with
local photos, fishing reports and more.

Deep Portage Programs

2011 schedule for upcoming events at Deep Portage which offers a
variety of hunting, fishing and outdoor education programs for
adults & youth. For more info or to register 888-280-9908 or
218-682-2325. Or via on the internet at,

Dec. 3: Snowshoe weaving workshop, 9-4 p.m.


Dec. 1-2: Countryside Art Gallery, Fall Showing, Mayer, MN. 10-7
p.m. Daily. For more info call 952-657-2323.

Dec. 2: Ice Fishing, Snowmobile & Winter Sport Show,
RiverCentre, St. Paul, Fri. 1-9 p.m., Sat. 10-7 p.m., Sun. 10-5
p.m. for more info.

Jan. 12-15, 2012: Minnesota Sportsmen’s Boat & Vac. Show,
RiverCentre, Thurs. 2-9 p.m., Fri. noon-9 p.m., Sat. 10-9 p.m.,
Sun. 10-6 p.m. For more info

Jan. 19-22, 2012: Minneapolis Boat Show, Mpls Convention Center,
Thurs. & Fri. noon-9 p.m., Sat.10-9 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. For
more info

Jan. 27-29, 2012: Rochester Sports & Vac. Show, May Civic
Center, Fri. 2-9 p.m., Sat. 10-8 p.m., Sun. 10-4 p.m. For more info
call 507-387-7469.

Special Events

Jan. 16, 2012:Starkey Hearing Foundation & Adrian Peterson All
Day foundation, All Day Blizzard Blitz, noon-3 p.m., Lake Waconia.
For more info call Lisa Bjork, 866-354-3254.


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Dakota County Gun Club, 17501 Station Trail, Rosemount, 55068. 2011
Events. For more info call 952-985-3248 or

Sat. & Sun. in Oct: Deer Rifle Sight in, 9-4:30 p.m.

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Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc, 10917 Duffield Ave. NW,
Maple Lake. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.

Every Tues. Starting May: Weekly Trap Shooting, 6:30 p.m.


Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc. Meets every 2nd Wed. of
the month. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.

Minnesota Valley In-Fisherman Club meets the 4th Tues. of each
month, 7 p.m. at Apple Valley American Legion club, 14521 Granada
Dr., Apple Valley. Gary, 952-423-3662.

Ringnecks Forevermore Assoc. meets 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m.,
Bertha Lions Building.

Fishers of Men Twin Cities meets the 1st Thurs. of each month, 7
p.m., Lutheran Church of The Master. For more info call John
Cummins, or 612-670-0707.

St. Cloud Fly Anglers Club meets the 3rd Mon. of each month, 7
p.m., Waite Park Gander Mtn. store. Call Dave Kollmann,
320-252-5906 or Tom Clapp, 320-685-3960.

Mississippi Longtails PF meets first Tues. of each month. 7:30
p.m., The Point on Hwy’s 61 & 10 in Hastings. For more info
call Dan Richmond, 651-730-4434.

MN Duck & Goose Caller Association meets the last Thurs. of
each month, 7 p.m., Cabela’s Meeting Room, Rogers. For more info
call Andy Thill, 612-749-9503.

Lake Country Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7
p.m., Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club. For more info call Larry
Miller, 763-571-7087.

St. Cloud Chapter of Muskie’s Inc. Meets the 3rd Tues. of each
month. 7:30 p.m., Waite Park American Legion. For more info call
Ken Schmitt, 320-290-6272.

LeSueur County Pheasants Forever meets the 1st Thurs. of every
month Oct.-April. 7:30 p.m., Hide-out Steakhouse & Saloon. For
more info call Ken Mader, 507-661-4841.

Rapids Archery Club meets the 2nd Mon. of each month at the archery
building located at the Bunker Hills Regional Park. For more info
call Dan, 763-427-0808.

Muskies Inc. North Metro Chapter meets the 3rd Tues. of every
month. 7:30 p.m., KC Hall in Fridley. For more info call
952-469-2155 or

Scott County Pheasants Forever Chapter #125 meets 2nd Thurs. of
each month, Oct.-April, 7:30 p.m., The Ridges at Sand Creek Golf
Course. For more info call Stacy Dvorak 612-202-6119.

Twin Cities Chapter of Muskies Inc meets 2nd Tues. of every month,
7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall. For more info call George Selcke,

Brainerd Lakes Chapter of Muskies Inc. meets 2nd Tues. of each
month, 7 p.m, Waterfall Inn. For more info call Jeff Young,


PERM Monthly meeting in Elk River, 2nd Monday of the month, 7:30
p.m. at Cinema Professional Building, Elk River. For info call


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