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Pennsylvania Calendar of Events – April 10th, 2015

Banquets/Fundraisers

April 11: Susquehanna Chapter NWTF Hunting Heritage Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Florian Banquet Center. For more info call Kathy Johnson, 
814-765-7264.
April 11: Pennsylvania State Fox & Coyote Hunter’s Assoc. Banquet, 4 p.m., American Legion, Wyalusing. For more info call Dick Bednarczyk, 570-586-9270.
April 11: Lenape, Wapiti Keystone Elk Country Alliance Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Bear Creek Mountain Resort, Macungie. For more info call Martin Snyder, 215-538-2946.
April 12: Whitehorse Mtn NWTF Banquet, 2 p.m., Bakersville Fire Hall. For more info call John Hayes, 814-267-5866.
April 17: Shenango Valley WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., K of C Banquet Hall. For more info call Pete Calenda, 724-588-2614.
April 18: N. E. Pennsylvania WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Triton Hose Company. For more info call Linda Coolbaugh, 570-836-2765.
April 26: Finger Lakes Friends of NRA Banquet, 4 p.m., Harbor Hotel. For more info call Toni Dragotta, 607-738-9509.
May 15: Bucks County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., New Hope Eagle Fire Company. For more info call East Coast Tannery & Taxidermy 215-799-1900.
June 18-20: Pennsylvania Trappers Assoc. Rendezvous, Schuykill County Fairgrounds. For more info call Karen Mohn, 610-562-1790.
May 8-9: Bucks County Banquet, 5 p.m., New Hope Eagle Fire Company. For more info call 215-799-1900.
May 16: Locust Valley WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., Ryan Township Fire Hall, Barnesville. For more info call Dave Morgan, 570-205-2253.
June 27: Indiantown Gap Fish & Game Conservation Club, Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Prescott Banquet Hall. For more info call Marvin Kleinfelter, 717-272-0269.
July 18: Pennsylvania Trappers Assoc. Banquet,  Moose Family Center Lodge #143. For more info call Nelson Hosler, 570-658-3904.

 Archery/Shoot

April 12, May 10, 31, June 14, July 12, Aug. 9, 30, Sept. 13: Lower Pottsgrove Sportsman’s Assoc. 3D Archery Shoot, 7-noon. For more info call Ron Schmoll, 610-328-4575.
April 19, May 17, June 21, Aug. 16, Sept. 20: West Manchester Twp F&S Assoc. 3-D Shoot. For more info call Jake, 717-542-5759.
April 19, May 17, June 21, July 18-19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20: Cushion Peak Rod & Gun, Berks Co. 3D Shoots. 7-noon. For more info call 610-670-9558.
April 26, May 24, June 28, July 26, Aug. 23: Topton Fish & Game Assoc. 3D Archery Shoot. For more info call Dave Moyer, 610-226-5522.
May 3, June 7, July 5, Aug. 2, 30: Lenhartsville Fish & Game Assoc., 30 Target 3D Shoots, 7-noon. For more info call Trish Adam, 610-763-7313.
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Souderton Harleysville Game, Fish & Forestry,  3D Shoots. 100 Schultz Road, Tylersport, PA. For more info call Fan Devlin, 215-872-7882.
May 17, June 21, July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20: 3D Archery, 7-11 a.m.
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West Shore Sportsmen’s Association 2013 schedule of Firearms training & other shooting events. 500 Ridge Rd., Lewisberry, PA. For more info, www.shoresportsmen.org or call 717-932-2780.
Sun.: HP Rifle, 9 a.m., 1 Sunday a month.
Tues. : Air Rifle, 6-8 p.m. Starts second Tuesday in September through last Tuesday in July.
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Swatara Archers 2015 Schedule of Events. Pine Grove, PA. For more info call 570-345-6254.
3rd Sun. of every month: Archery Shoots, 7-1 p.m.
April 12, May 17, June 21, July 19, Aug. 23, Sept. 6, 10, 13, 17, 20: 3D Archery.
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Daniel Boone Rod & Gun Club, 301 Dautrich Rd, Reading PA, 19606. For more info call 610-779-2090. All shoots 7-noon.
April 26, May 31, June 28, July 26, Aug. 29-30: 3D Archery Shoots, All Classes & Novelty Shoots.
Sept. 13: 40 Target.
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Limerick Bowmen, 65 Bragg Road, Schwenksville, PA. For more info call 610-287-8850.
1st Sunday: Every Month 3D Shoots 7-noon.
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Frontier Archery 3D Shoots, 2950 Chestnut Hill Rd. Pottstown, PA, 19464. For more info call Ryan, 610-331-3821.
April 18-19, May 16-17, June 20-21, July 18-19, Aug. 15-16, Sept. 19-20: 3D Shoots, 7-noon.
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West Caln Sportsmen’s Club 3D shoots for 2015. Located in Wagontown. For more info call Steve Smith 610-466-9336 or www.wcsportsmen.org
April 25-26: Longbow Assoc. 3D Shoot, reg. 8-1 p.m.
June 6-7, July 18-19, Sept. 19-20: Archery 3D Shoot, reg. 8-1 p.m.
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Popodickon Bowmen 2015 3D Shoots. 295 Sunset Rd. Boyertown, PA. 3rd Sun. of Month. March to Aug. Reg. 7-noon. For more info call Kevin, 610-972-7474.
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Falls Township Rifle & Pistol Assoc. Shoots. 354 Newbold Road, Morrisville. For more info call Peter Olivieri, 215-584-0015.
Sundays: 1st Sunday of every month, 7-11 a.m.
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Lebanon Valley Sportsmen Assoc. 2015 Shoots, 841 Sportsmen Road, Robesonia, PA 19551. For more info call Kimberly Yoh, 610-914-8961.
May 3, June 6-7, July 5, Aug. 1-2: 3D Archery, 7-1 p.m.
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Seltzer Gun Club Shoots. Seltzer Road. For more info call Brian Murray, 570-527-5207.
April 26, May 17, June 28,  July 26, Aug. 30, Sept. 20: 3D Archery Shoot, 7-1 p.m.

Shows

April 11-12: Arbutus Lodge No. 611, Sportsman & Outdoor Show, Sat. 9-4 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Sugarloaf Twp Fire Station. For more info call Joe DiSabella, 570-497-6005.
April 21-25: Midwest Decoy Collectors Assn. Vintage Decoy & Sporting Collectibles Show, Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL. For more info call Jeff Seregny, 586-530-6586.
April 25-26: Gun Show, Sat. 9-4 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Eldred Boro Fire Hall. For more info call Bob Cummings, 814-225-3126.
April 25: Pennsylvania Deer & Outdoor Expo, 7:30-5 p.m., Kovalchick Convention Center. For more info www.padeeroutdoorexpo.com
May 1: Orwell Pennsylvania Antique Trap Show, 7-5 p.m., Community Hall. For more info call Bruce, 607-426-6276.
Aug. 15-16: Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo, PA Great Outdoors Visitor Center, Benezette.  Visit us at the Outdoor News Booth. For more info www.elkexpo.com
Sept. 19-20: Lehigh Valley Knife Show, Easton, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Charles Chrin Community Center of Palmer Township. For more info call Bill Goodman, 610-258-5063.

Season Dates.

April 18: Trout season opens statewide.
April 25: Special one-day spring gobbler season for junior hunters (bearded birds only)
May 2: Walleye and sauger season opens.
May 2: Spring gobbler season opens (bearded birds only)
May 30: Spring gobbler season closes (bearded birds only)

Special Events

April 11: Allison Park Sportsman, Pine Creek Clean-Up, 7:30-noon, Ball Field Opposite St. Ursula’s Church. For more info call Rich Simmen, 412-487-2873.
April 11-12: Fishing & Hunting Swap Meet, 8-1 p.m. For more info call John Montgomery, 484-883-9402.
July 18: PTA State Banquet, Moose Family Center Lodge #143, Lewistown. For more info call Nelson Hosler, 570-658-3904.

Tournaments/Contests

April 18: Perkasie Parks & Recreation Dept., Fishing Derby, 10-noon, Perkiomen Creek. For more info call Joseph Gillin, 215-257-5065.
April 18: Albermarle Corp, Children’s Fishing Derby, Reservoir Park, Tyrone, 8-11:30 a.m. For more info call Harry Raling, 814-684-2998.
April 25-26: PA State & Club Hunt, 7 a.m., Northern Lancaster County Beagle Club. For more info call Bill Layton, 484-333-3191.
April 25-26: Bald Eagle Creek Trout Tournament, Bald Eagle Creek, Port Matilda. For more info call John Jackson, 814-353-4803.
April 25: Tyrone Area Community, Childrens Fishing Derby, Reservoir Park, Tyrone, 8-11 a.m. For more info call Ruth Brower, 814-684-3386.
April 25-26: Trout Derby, Norristown Farm Park, Norristown. www.stonycreekanglers.org for more info.
May 2: Bradford Township Park & Rec, Children’s Fishing Derby, Woodland Community Park Pond, 1-3 p.m. For more info call Jim English, 814-577-4124.
May 2: Port Matilda Children’s Fishing Derby, Community Park, 9-1 p.m. For more info call George Jackson, 814-692-4890.
May 2: Allison Park sportsman, Kid’s Fishing Derby, ages 2-12, 7-noon, Rochester Grove Near Boat House. For more info call Rich Simmen, 412-487-2873.
May 3: West Decatur Sportsmen’s Club, Kids Derby, Laurel Run, West Decatur, 1-3 p.m. For more info call Mike Welder, 814-342-1827.
May 9: Frankstown Sportsmen’s Club, 2 Fishing Derbies, Club Waters, Loop area of Hollidaysburg, 9-11 a.m. & 1-3 p.m. For more info call John Ott, 814-505-3543.
May 9: Mosquito Creek Sportsmen’s Children’s Fishing Derby, Sportsmen’s Pond, 9-11 a.m. For more info call Frank Josefik Jr., 814-577-2194.
May 16: Cresson Community Sportsmen’s Children’s Fishing Derby, Club Dam, 8-11 a.m. For more info call Jim Latterner, 814-886-7906.
May 17: Cooper Township Sportsmen’s Club, Children’s Fishing Derby, Six Mile Run, Philipsburg, 1-4 p.m. For more info call Jim Josephson, 814-553-7149.
May 17: Gallitzin Sportsmen’s Children’s Fishing Derby, Club Dam, 8-noon. For more info call Robin Nixon, 814-942-8017.
May 24: Three Point Sportsmens Children’s Fishing Rodeo, Club Ponds, Clarence, 1-4 p.m. For more info call Richard Biggans, 814-387-4248.
June 19-20: Professional Team Walleye Tournament, Cabelas Masters Walleye Circuit, Kinzua Reservoir, Bradford. For more info call Dan Palmer, 580-716-4291.
Sept. 5-6: PA Regional & Club Hunts, 7 a.m., Northern Lancaster County Beagle Club. For more info Bill Layton, 484-333-3191.

Education/Seminar

June 16-20: Wildlife Leadership Academy, PA Bucktails, Stone Valley Recreation Area. For more info call Katie Cassidy, 570-939-5109.
July 7-11: Wildlife Leadership Academy, PA Brookies, Seig Conference Center. For more info call Katie Cassidy, 570-939-5109.
July 21-25: Wildlife Leadership Academy, PA Drummers, Powdermill Nature Reserve. For more info call Katie Cassidy, 570-939-5109.
Aug. 2-6: Wildlife Leadership Academy, PA Ursids, Stone Valley Recreation Area. For more info call Katie Cassidy, 570-939-5109.

Meetings

April 15: Hokendauqua TU will meet 6:30 p.m., Catasauqua High School, Room C219. For more info call 610-262-7598.
Stony Creek Anglers meet 2nd Tues. of the Month, Norristown Manner-Chor Club, 7:30 p.m. For more info call John Moore, 610-272-3324.
Pittsburgh Downriggers meets 4th Tues. of each month, 7:30 p.m., Coraopolis Sportsmen’s Club. For more info call Jon Brogley, 412-335-1095.
Izaak Walton League of America Greene Co. Chapter meets 3rd Wed. of each month, Greene Co. Country Club Restaurant, 6 p.m. For more info call Ken Dufalla, 724-377-0901.
Red Rock Chapter NWTF meets the 3rd Monday of each month, 7 p.m,. Farmers Inn, Shavertown. For more info call 570-825-9744.
Blue Mountain Rod & Gun Club, Inc. meets every 3rd Monday night, 7:30 p.m., 105 Rutt Rd, Bangor. Eastern PA. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.
Izaak Walton League of America York Chapter #67 meets every 3rd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m. For more info call Don Robertson, 717-873-4171.
North Central PA Branch QDMA meets every 2nd Tues. of every month, 7 p.m., Gander Mountain. For more info call Doug Garrison, 570-658-4646.
Yellow Breeches Anglers & Conservation Assoc. General Meeting, 1st Tues of each  month, except Dec., 7th. Directors Meeting 3rd Tues. of the month. For more info call 717-843-4311 ext. 117.
SE Montg. Cty TU Chapter meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7:30 p.m., Pennypack Visitors Ctr, Huntingdon Valley. For more info call Rich Terry 215-675-1536.

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