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Minnesota Calendar of Events – December 27th, 2013

Banquets/Fundraisers

Jan. 11, 2014: St. Tim’s Wild Game Feed, 5:30-7:30 p.m., St. Timothy’s, Blaine. For more info call Daniel Otte, 763-757-1944.
Jan. 18, 2014: Carver County PF Chapter #117 Banquet, 5 p.m., Hamburg Hall, Hamburg. For more info call Randy Wendland, 612-270-8583.
Jan. 24, 2014: Sioux Trails DU Banquet, 5 p.m., New Ulm Country Club. For more info call Doug Lund, 507-766-5622.
Jan. 25, 2014: Wild Rice Conservation Club Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Twin Valley Community Center. For more info call Tim, 218-556-0669.
Jan. 25, 2014: Southern Dakota Co. Sportsman’s Club, Banquet, 5-9 p.m., Rosemount American Legion. For more info call Mark Skweres, 612-217-2582.
Jan. 30, 2014: Golden Ducks DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Eagles Hall, Crookston. For more info call Alexander Nemmers, 320-334-1490.
Feb. 1: WTU Red River Valley Banquet, 5 p.m., Eagles Club. For more info call Grant Slick, 218-766-4139.
Feb. 1: WTU Minnesota Southeast Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Treasure Island Resort & Casino. For more info call Jim Wiltinger, 608-689-2234.
Feb. 8: Sibley County PF Banquet, 4 p.m., Arlington Community Center. For more info call Jon Harbarth, 507-237-5679.
Feb. 8: Crow River Chapter of Delta Waterfowl Banquet, 5 p.m., Spicer American Legion. For more info call Shawn Terning, 320-262-1588.
Feb. 15: East Central Spurs Chapter PF #624, 4 p.m., Pine City American Legion. For more info call Brian Sim, 651-485-2960.
Feb. 22: Bemidji Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Eagles Club. For more info call Aaron Humeniuk, 218-766-6982.
Feb. 27, 2014: Scott County PF Chapter #125 Banquet, Ridges at Sand Creek Golf Course, Jordan. For more info call Stacy Dvorak, 612-202-6119.

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.
• Writeoutdoors.com, Seasonal fishing and hunting tips from Outdoor News Writer Ron Hustvedt.
• Outdoornews.com, outdoor news from around the country along with local photos, fishing reports and more.

Shows

Jan. 25-26, 2014: St. Cloud Gun Show, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., National Guard Armory. For more info call Russ, 218-845-2530.
Jan. 30-Feb. 2, 2014: Progressive Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show, Thurs. 2-9 p.m., Fri. 12-10 p.m., Sat.10-9 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m., Minneapolis Convention Center. For more info call Bonnie Harris, 612-332-8330.
Feb. 6-9, 2014: LaCrosse Boat, Sports, Travel, RV & Hunting Show, La Crosse Convention Center. For more info www.shamrockprod.com
Feb. 12-16, 2014: Duluth Boat, Sports, Travel & RV Show, Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. For more info www.shamrockprod.com
Feb. 12-16, 2014: Northland Outdoors Duluth Deer Classic, Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. For more info www.shamrockprod.com
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Crocodile Productions, Inc. Gun & Knife Shows. For more info www.CrocodileProductionsInc.com or call 763-754-7140.
Dec. 28: Bloomington Armory.
Jan. 4-5, 2014: Military Gun Show, Brooklyn Park Armory.
Jan. 11-12: Hastings Armory.
Jan. 25-26: Anoka Armory.
 

Education/Seminar

Three Rivers Park District, 2013 Schedule of Events. For more info call 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparkdistrict.org
Dec. 28: Classic Beginner I Basics, noon-1:30 p.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Dec. 28: Classic Beginner I Basics, 9:30-11 a.m., Hyland Lake Park Reserve.
Dec. 28, Jan. 2, 2014: Ski-Skating I Basics, 7-8:30 p.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Dec. 29, Jan. 4, 2014: Ski-Skating I Basics, 9:30-11 a.m., Hyland Lake Park Reserve.
Dec. 29: Ski-Skating I Basics, 9:30-11 a.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Dec. 29: Classic Beginner for Kids, noon-1:30 p.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Jan. 1, 2014: New Year’s Day Snowshoe Hike, 1-3 p.m., Kroening Interpretive Center.
Jan. 4, 2014: Classic Beginner for Kids, 9:30-11 a.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.
Jan. 4, 2014: Classic Beginner I, Basics, noon-1:30 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.
Jan. 4, 2014: Ski-Skating I, Basics, 9:30-11 a.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Jan. 4, 2014: Classic Beginner for Kids, noon-2 p.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.
Jan. 4, 2014: Family Snowshoeing, Ages 8+, 9-11 a.m., Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve.
Jan. 4, 2014: Family Snowshoeing, Ages 4+, 10-11:30 a.m., French Regional Park
Jan. 4, 2014: Track, Scat & Snowshoe, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Tournaments/Contests

Jan. 25, 2014: Long Prairie Lions Fishing Extravaganza, 1-3 p.m., Long Prairie VFW. For more info call Jody Bebault, 320-732-2578.
Feb. 1: Park Rapids American Legion, Fishing Derby, 1-3:30 p.m., Fish Hook Lake. For more info call Bob Cadreau, 218-255-2326.
Feb. 8: Alexandria Ice Fishing Challenge, noon-3 p.m., Lake Le Homme Dieu. For more info www.icefishingchallenge.org
Feb. 8: Ice Castle Classic, Lac Qui Parle Lake. www.icecastleclassic.com for more info.
Special Events
Feb. 1, 2014: Minnesota Waterfowl Assoc. Symposium, 9-4 p.m., Ramada Inn, Mall of America. For more info call Bradley Nylin, 952-767-0320.
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Ultimate Panfish League, Rochester. For more info call Tyler Holm, 605-216-2581.
Jan. 4, 2014: Willow Creek Reservoir.
Jan. 16, 2014: Chester Woods.
Jan. 25, 2014: Lake Zumbro.
Feb. 1: Whistle Binkies on the Lake (South)
Feb. 15: Take a Kid Ice Fishing, Chester Woods.

Shooting/Archery

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.

Season Dates

Dec. 31: Deer season ends Archery.
Jan. 1, 2014: Lake trout winter season opens (lakes entirely within BWCAW)
Jan. 1, 2014: Stream trout (winter) season opens (lakes entirely within BWCAW)
Jan. 1, 2014: Pheasant, grouse and partridge seasons end.
Jan. 5: Otter season ends.
Jan. 5: Bobcat season ends.
Jan. 15: Crow Season ends.
Jan. 18: Lake trout winter season opens (lakes outside BWCAW)
Jan. 18: Stream trout (winter) season opens (lakes outside BWCAW)
Jan. 31: Late season wolf hunting and trapping seasons end.

Meetings

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.

PERM

PERM Monthly meeting in Elk River, 1st Monday of the month, 7:30 p.m. at Cinema Professional Building, Elk River. For info call 763-441-6869.

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