Dec. 3: Minnesota Darkhouse & Angling Assoc. Iron Range Chapter, Banquet, Binster’s in Hibbing, MN 5:00 p.m. For more info call Brian Moody, 218-254-3640.
Dec. 4: PERM Banquet at the Blainbrook Entertainment Center from 5-9 p.m. Call 612-964-3566 for info.
Dec. 6: Delano Snowstormers Banquet, Delano American Legion Post 377. For more info call Janice Matter, 952-955-2894.
Dec. 6: Wild Game Feed, Geneva Bar & Grill. 11 a.m. For more information call 507-256-7278.
Dec. 6: Nobles County DU Banquet, Brewster MN Legion Hall, 6 p.m., For more info. call 507-329-2223 or 507-727-4014.
Dec. 8: North Suburban Chapter of MDHA Banquet, 6 p.m. For info. call 612-325-2866.
Jan. 31, 2015: Minnesota Southeast WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Treasure Island Resort & Casino. For more info call Jim Wiltinger, 608-689-2234.
Jan. 31, 2015: WTU Northeast Banquet, 5 p.m., Virginia Elks Club. For more info call Buck Nordlof, 218-434-0399.
Jan. 31, 2015: WTU Red River Valley Banquet, 5 p.m., Eagles Club, East Grand Forks. For more info call John Eaton, 218-467-7427.
Feb. 7, 2015: Northwest Suburban PF Banquet, Golden Valley Golf & Country Club. For more info call Nicole Behm-Koep, 763-550-9000.
Feb. 7, 2015: Crow River Cutters NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., McLeod County Fair Grounds, Hutchinson. For more info call Geoffrey Docken, 320-587-4443.
Feb. 28, 2015: Chisago County PF Banquet, 4 p.m., Lent Town Hall. For more info call Tim Kane, 651-341-7386.
March 14, 2015: WTU Minnesota Lakes Banquet, 5 p.m., Broadway Ballroom, Alexandria. For more info call Steve Jorud, 320-491-7596.
March 28, 2015: Sherburne County Swampbucks MDHA Banquet, 5 p.m., Marketplace Banquet Center. For more info call Larry Gerwing, 612-486-9836.
Dec. 5-7: Ice Fishing, Snowmobile & Winter Sport Show, River Centre, Fri. 1-9 p.m., Sat. 8-7 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. For more info www.gsevents.com
Dec. 5-7: St. Paul Ice Fishing & Winter Sports Show, St. Paul River Centre. stpaulicefishingshow.com for more info.
Dec. 12-14: Arrowhead Ice Fishing, Snowmobile & Winter Show, DECC, Fri. 11-8 p.m., Sat. 10-8pm p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. www.shamrockprod.com
Dec. 12-14: Milwaukee Ice Fishing & Winter Sports Show, Wisconsin Fairgrounds. milwaukeeicefishingshow.com for more info.
Jan. 8-11, 2015: Minnesota Sportsmen’s Boat & Vacation Show, River Centre, Thurs. 2-9 p.m., Fri. noon-9 p.m., Sat. 10-9 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. For more info www.stpaulsportshow.com
Jan. 22-25, 2015: Minneapolis Boat Show, Mpls Convention Center, Thurs. 2-9 p.m., Fri. noon-10 p.m., Sat. 10-9 p.m., Sun. 10-5 pm. For more info www.minneapolisboatshow.com
Jan. 23-25, 2015: Adventure Canada Show, Canterbury Park, Shakopee. For more info call 507-387-7468.
Feb. 6-8, 2015: St. Cloud Sportsmen’s Show, St. Cloud Civic Center, Fri. noon-9 p.m., Sat. 10-8 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. www.stcloudsportshow.com for more info.
Feb. 12-15, 2015: LaCrosse Boat, Sports, Travel, RV & Hunting Show, La Crosse Auditorium, Thur. 5-10 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 11-10 p.m., Sun. 11-5 p.m. For more info www.shamrockprod.com
Feb. 13-15, 2015: Fish Fest Minnesota, Canterbury Park, Shakopee. For more info call 507-387-7469.
Feb. 18-22, 2015: Duluth Boat, Sports, Travel & RV Show, D.E.C.C, Wed. & Thurs. 5-10 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 11-10 p.m., Sun. 11-5 p.m. For more info www.shamrockprod.com
March 5-8, 2015: Red River Valley Sportsmen’s Boat, Camping & Vacation Show, FargoDome. www.fargosportshow.com
March 6-8, 2015: Minnesota Deer Classic, National Sports Center, Blaine, Fri. 1-8 p.m., Sat. 10-6 p.m., Sun. 10-4 p.m. www.nscsports.org for more info.
March 12-15, 2015: Sioux Empire Sportsmen’s Boat, Camping & Vacation Show, Sioux Falls Arena & Convention Center. For more info call Nick Cenaiko, 763-755-8111.
March 25-29, 2015: Northwest Sportshow, Minneapolis Convention Center, Wed. & Thurs. 1-9 p.m., Fri. 11-9 p.m., Sat. 10-9 p.m., Sun. 10-5 p.m. www.northwestsportshow.com for more info.
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Crocodile Productions, Inc. Gun & Knife Shows. For more info www.CrocodileProductionsInc.com or call 763-754-7140.
Nov. 29-30: Brooklyn Park Armory.
Dec. 27-28: Bloomington Armory.
Jan. 3-4, 2015: Brooklyn Park Armory.
Jan. 24-25, 2015: Anoka Armory.
Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2015: Duluth Convention Center.
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Minnesota Weapons Collectors, Show. Sat. 8-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m. For more info call 612-721-8976.
Dec. 13-14: River Centre, St. Paul.
Jan. 10-11, 2015: Mayo Civic Center, Rochester.
Feb. 7-8, 2015: River Centre, St. Paul.
Nov. 29: Bobcat, fisher and pine marten seasons open.
Nov. 29: Deer – Muzzleloader season opens.
Nov. 30: Sharp-tailed grouse season ends.
Dec. 1: Muskie season ends.
Dec. 1: Lake trout (Lake Superior) season opens.
Dec. 15: Crow season opens.
Dec. 31: Deer season ends – 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.
• 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.
Dec. 5: Ice Formulas for crappies & sunfish, 2 p.m. by “Tackle Terry” Tuma at the St. Paul Ice Fishing Show, River Centre.
Dec. 6: Walleyes on Ice, noon, “Tackle Terry” Tuma, St. Paul Ice Fishing Show, River Centre.
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Three Rivers Park District, 2014 Schedule of Events. For more info call 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparkdistrict.org
Dec. 13: Family Cross-Country Ski Day, 9-noon.
March 1-June 1, 2015: Youth J.A.K.E.S. Day, Stearns County NWTF. For more info call Jim Linn, 320-237-1961.
Four Points Retriever Club. Meets on 2nd Tues of each Month. 6 p.m., Acapulco Restaurant, Stillwater. For more info call Patsy Hove, 612-590-5500.
Monticello Rod & Gun Club. Meets last Thurs. of the Month, 7 p.m. www.monticellorodandgun.org for more info.
Ringnecks Forevermore Assoc. meets 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Bertha Lions Building.
Lake Superior Chapter of Muskies Inc. meets 2nd Tues. of every month Oct. thru May. 7 p.m., Mr. D’s Bar & Grill. For more info call 218-273-6389.
Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc. Meets every 2nd Wed. of the month. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.
Fur Fin and Feather Club meets every Weds. at Osseo American Legion. For more info call Lloyd 763-473-4103.
Lake Country Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m., Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club. For more info www.lcretrieverclub.org
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.
Brainerd Lakes Chapter of Muskies Inc. meets 2nd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m, Waterfall Inn. For more info call Jeff Young, 218-821-3669.
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.
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.
North Metro Chapter Muskies Inc. meets the 3rd Wed. of every month. 7 p.m., Coo Rapids VFW. For more info call 612-916-7426 or www.northmetromuskie.com
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.
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.
LeSueur County PF Chapter 214. Meets the 1st Wed. of the month, Sept.-May, 7:30 p.m., American Legion, Montgomery. For more info call Ken Mader, 507-661-4841.
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, www.fishersofmenclub.org or 612-670-0707.
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.
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, 952-933-2608.
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.
Crow River Sportsman’s Club March thru Nov. meets 3rd Thurs. of every month, 7 p.m, at the Club. For more info call Scott Martinson, 763-498-9327.
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.