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Michigan Calendar of Events – October 12th, 2012

Banquets/Fundraisers

Oct. 13: Thumb Area PF Banquet, 5 p.m., Franklin Inn, Bad Axe. For more info call Robert Papke, 989-551-2627.
Oct. 17: Thunder Bay Chapter RGS Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Doctors Hunt Club, Lachine. For more info call Joel Bauer, 989-356-3444.
Oct. 13: Manistee Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., VFW 4499, Manistee. For more info call Ritchie Gillette, 231-723-4925.
Oct. 13: Clinton County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Fountain Hall. For more info call Dave Madar, 517-204-6713.
Oct. 13: Thumb Area PF Banquet, 5 p.m., Franklin Inn, Bad Axe. For more info call Robert Papke, 989-551-2627.
Oct. 20: Southern Michigan WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Brooklyn Sportsman’s Club. For more info call John Ofchar, 517-547-5055.
Oct. 13: Huron County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Ubly Fox Club, Bad Axe. For more info call Greg Talaski, 989-269-6571.
Oct. 24: Clio Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Circus Park. For more info call Gordon Hitchcock, 810-639-3643.
Nov. 1: Beaverton, Gladwin WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., K of C Hall, Gladwin. For more info call Jim Forgie, 989-429-8156.
Nov. 7: Isabella County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Parish Hall. For more info call Scott Zeneberg, 989-772-8768.
Nov. 8: Bullock Creek WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m, Freeland Convention Center. For more info call Jason Maraskine, 989-486-1961.
Nov. 10: Chippewa Snow Chasers WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion #393. For more info call Dale Brelsford, 906-437-5369.
Dec. 8: Marquette County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion, Little Lake. For more info call Mike Prokopowicz, 906-361-4625.

Shows

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.
Oct. 13-14: The Delta Plex, 2500 Turner Ave., Grand Rapids. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-4 p.m.
Oct. 20-21: Flint Perani Arena, 69 at Center Rd. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Oct. 27-28: Cadillac, Wexford Civic Ctr, 131 & 13th St. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Nov. 2-4: Lansing/Mason Ingham County Fairgrounds, US 127 to Kipp Rd. East. Fri. 2-7 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Nov. 10-11: Novi Rock Financial Showplace, 46100 Grand River. Fri. noon-5 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m.
Nov. 23-25: Birch Run Expo Center, Exit 136 off I75, Fri. 2-7 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Dec. 1-2: The Delta Plex, 2500 Turner Ave., Grand Rapids. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-4 p.m.
Dec. 8-9: Monroe County Fairgrounds, 3775 S. Custer Rd. Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Dec. 15-16: Kalamazoo Fairgrounds, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.
Dec. 22-23: Novi Rock Financial Showplace, 46100 Grand River. Fri. noon-5 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m.
Dec. 28-30: Lansing/Mason Ingham County Fairgrounds, US 127 to Kipp Rd. East. Fri. 2-7 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 10-3 p.m.

Shooting Sports

Chesaning Area Conservation Club, 13750 W. Baldwin Rd, Chesaning, MI 48616. Schedule of 2010 Shoots. For more info call Duane Moore, 989-865-6940.
Every Wed.: Trap, 6:30-10 p.m.
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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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Every Tuesday. Livingston County Wildlife Conservation Club, Trap Shoots, 4 p.m.-dusk. For more info call 810-231-1811.
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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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Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club, 8888 Dexter Townhall Rd. Dexter, MI. www.post46hfc.com for more info.
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.
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Multilakes Conservation Assoc. 2012 Events. 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Twp, MI, 48382. For more info call Pete Cesaro, 248-363-9109.
Thurs.: 3-Dusk.
Saturday: 10-3 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-Dusk

Dog Events

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

Season Dates

Oct. 15: Fox hunting season opens.
Oct. 15: Fox and coyote trapping seasons open.
Oct. 15: Raccoon trapping season opens in zones 1 & 2.
Oct. 20: Pheasant season opens in zones 2 & 3.
Oct. 20: Quail season opens.
Oct. 25: Muskrat and mink trapping seasons open in zone 1.
Oct. 31: Pheasant season ends in zone 1.
Nov. 1: Raccoon trapping seaso opens in zone 3.
Nov. 1: Muskrat & mink trapping season opens in zone 2.
Nov. 7: Woodcock hunting season ends.
Nov. 10: Muskrat & mink trapping seasons open in zone 3.
Nov. 14: Ruffed grouse season ends.
Nov. 14: Quail season ends.
Nov. 14: Pheasant season ends in zones 2 & 3.
Nov. 14: Fall wild turkey season ends.
Nov. 15: Firearms deer season opens.
Nov. 30: Firearms deer season ends.

Education/Seminar

Nov. 1-3:  American Legion Post Birch Run, Hunter Ed Class. For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.
Nov. 4: American Legion Post Birch Run, Bow Hunter Ed Class Home Study, 1-7 p.m., For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.
Oct. 27: Thumbs Up Snowmobile Club, Snowmobile Safety Class, 9-3 p.m., MSU 4-H Extension Office. For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.
Nov. 11: Gander Mtn, Flint Hunter Ed Class, 11-5 p.m. For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.
Dec. 1: Frankenmuth Snowmobile Club, Snowmobile Safety Class, 8:30-2:30 p.m. For more info call Herb Pickell, 989-777-7814.
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Gander Mountain 2011 Saginaw, MI Schedule of events. For more info call Herb Pickel, 989-777-7814.
Oct. 16-17: Hunter Ed, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
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Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery Programs. 34270 County Road 652, Mattawan. For more info call 800-439-1420.
Oct. 13, 27: Fall Fishing Days, 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Oct. 20, Nov. 3: Autumn Archery, 8, 9, 10 p.m.
Oct. 27: Beginners Birding, 10 a.m.
Oct. 1st 3 weekends Nov.: Hatchery Tours.

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. American Legion Post #200 For more info call Carroll White, 734-626-3112.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mulit-Lakes Conservation Assoc. meets every 3rd Wed. of the month except Nov., 8 p.m., at the Clubhouse. For more info call Sam Mullins, 248-363-9109.

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