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Minnesota Calendar of Events – August 7th, 2015

Banquets/Fundraisers

Aug. 8: Oak Ridge NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Fulda Community Center. For more info call Tom Harnack, 507-822-0271.

Aug. 14: McGregor MDHA Banquet, 5 p.m., McGregor Community Center. For more info call Bob Dreger, 218-768-4079.

Aug. 14: Morrison County DU Banquet, Little Falls Country Club. For more info call Dwayne Marzolf, 320-232-9903.

Aug. 14: Rochester DU Banquet, Kahler Hotel South. For more info call Chuck Allen, 507-273-1557.

Aug. 20: NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Captain’s on Long Lake, Isanti. For more info call Keith Carlson, 763-355-8704.

Aug. 20: Fergus Falls Fish & Game Club Banquet, 6 p.m., Otter Tail Fairgrounds. For more info call Richard Tomhave, 218-739-9413.

Aug. 21: Team 200 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rochester International Event Center. For more info call Randy Baker, 507-951-2848.

Aug. 22: Forest Lake DU Banquet, Forest Lake VFW. For more info call Kevin Prouty, 612-246-6737.

Aug. 26: West Metro Delta Waterfowl Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Dahlgreen Golf Club, Chaska. For more info call Jayson Ronning, 763-229-3826.

Aug. 28: Windy Lake MWA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., New York Mills Banquet Hall. For more info call Doug Harthan, 218-640-3163.

Aug. 29: Warroad Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Springsteel Resort. For more info call Ike Miller, 218-202-0610.

Aug. 29: Southern Minnesota DU Banquet, Fox Lake Golf Course. For more info call Doug Hartke, 507-236-1700.

Aug. 31: Minnewaska DU Banquet, Minnewaska House. For more info call Josh Wolf, 320-219-3187.

Sept. 9: Adrian DU Banquet, Country Side Inn. For more info call Roy Honnermann, 507-483-2573.

Sept. 10: Delta Waterfowl, 5 p.m., Timberlake Lodge, Grand Rapids. For more info call Jeff Beddoe, 218-256-8417.

Sept. 10: McLeod County DU Banquets, 5:30 p.m., Crow River Winery, Hutchinson. For more info call Brant Duhn, 612-741-5156.

Sept. 11: Brainerd MDHA Banquet, 5 p.m., Legacy Golf Courses, East Gull Lake. For more info call Peter Lodermeier, 218-330-6441.

 

Sept. 11: Perham DU Banquet, Perham Golf. For more info call Tony Paul, 218-371-6338.

Sept. 11: Chain of Lakes DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Broadway Ballroom, Alexandria. For more info call Bill Januszewski, 218-329-2373.

Sept. 11: Alexandria DU Banquet, Broadway Ballroom. For more info call Rick Thiery, 320-808-1663.

Sept. 12: Southern Gateway MDHA Banquet, 6 p.m. For more info call Deanne Von Wald, 507-213-0823.

Sept. 14: Buffalo DU Banquet, Huikko’s Entertainment Center. For more info call Ben Cade, 612-269-6643.

Sept. 14: Delano DU Banquet, B’s on the River. For more info call Cory Cederberg, 763-390-8086.

Sept. 17: Hopkins DU Banquet, Hopkins VFW. For more info call Barb McCartney, 612-703-5144.

Sept. 18: Morrison County PF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Falls Ballroom, Little Falls. For more info call Scott Luing, 320-360-0165.

Tournaments/Contests

Aug. 8: Rod & Reel Rally Catfishing Tournament, 10-4 p.m., Hastings Landing Recreation Area. For more info call 701-454-3355.

Aug. 10: PF Golf Tournament, 1 p.m., Stillwater Country Club. For more info call 651-773-2000.

Aug. 15: Professional Team Bass Tournament, Cabelas North American Bass Circuit, Fortune Bay Casino, Lake Vermillion. For more info call Dan Palmer, 580-716-4291.

Sept. 5: South Shore Classic Fishing Tournament, 8 a.m., Arnesen’s Rocky Point, Lake of the Woods. For more info call Ivy Maday, 218-442-7215.

Sept.11-12: Professional Team Walleye Tournament, Cabelas Masters Walleye Circuit, Stony Point Resort, Cass Lake. For more info call Dan Palmer, 715-462-4291.

 

Sept. 11-13: Twin Cities Muskies Inc, Tournament, 21 Northern Minnesota Lakes. For more info call Eric Bakke, 612-202-7169.

Special Events

Aug. 30: Douglas County Pheasants Forever/Viking Sportsmen Youth Outdoor Activity Day. 11:00 a.m. @ Alexandria Shooting Park. For more info call Dean Krebs 320-763-4122. 

Sept. 17: Family Fishing Night, 6-8:30 p.m., Lake Harriet Pier, East of the Band Shell, Minneapolis. For more info call 651-779-8216.

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Wildlife Science Center Events. 5463 West Broadway, Columbus, MN 55025. For more info call 651-464-3993.

Now-Aug.: Wolf Camp

Sept. 12: Sporting Clays Shoot.

Oct. 3: Harvest Howl.

Oct. 24: Howl-O-Ween.

Feb. 13, 2016: Winter Festival, Dog Sledding.

April 8, 2016: Wine for the Wolves.

Shows

Aug. 7-9, 14-16: Game Fair, Armstrong Kennels, Ramsey, Fri. & Sat. 9-6 p.m., Sun. 9-5 p.m. Visit the Outdoor News Booth. www.gamefair.com for more info.

Aug. 22-23: Zumbro Valley Arms Collectors Gun Show, Graham Arena, Olmsted County Fairgrounds, Rochester. For more info call 507-269-3673 days.

Aug. 27-Sept. 7: Outdoor News at Minnesota State Fair. Corner of Judson & Nelson. For more info www.mnstatefair.org

Sept. 11-12: Grand Casino Mille Lacs Sportsman Show, Fri. 4-8 p.m., Sat. 9-9 p.m. For more info call Kerry O’Rourke, 320-532-8574.

Sept. 19-20, 2015: Gun & Sportsman Show, Sat. 8-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Fairgrounds, Hutchinson. For more info call Dale Harbarth, 320-587-8989.

Sept. 26-27: Wilmar Rifle & Pistol Club & Trap Club, Gun Show, Sat. 8-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Wilmar Civic Center. For more info call Donovan Kuehl, 320-212-7460.

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Crocodile Productions, Inc. Gun & Knife Shows. For more info call 763-754-7140  or www.CrocodileProductionsInc.com

Aug. 8-9: Anoka Ice Arena.

Sept. 19-20: Anoka.

Oct. 10-11: Stillwater.

Oct. 17-18: Hastings Armory.

Oct. 24-25: Mankato.

Outdoor Media

• Minnesota Outdoor News Radio hosted by Rob Drieslein and Tim Lesmeister. Special guests and current hunting and fishing related news – airs Saturdays and Sundays on the MNN stations or www.outdoornews.com

• 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.

• Sportsman’s Journal. Saturday at noon. Fox Sports. During Regular 13 week season. Sportsman’s Notebook WDIO TV channels 10 and 13. Sundays 10:30 p.m.

Shooting/Archery

Aug. 8: Family Fun Shoot, 10-3 p.m., South Saint Paul Gun Club. For more info call 651-455-7249.

Aug. 8-9: 60-Target 3-D Shoot. Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. Sat. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Aug. 8-9: West Central Bow Hunter Shoot, Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. For more info call Little Crow Archers, 320-212-4715.

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Isanti County Sportsman Club, Cambridge, MN. 2012 3-D Shoot dates. For more info call the Club 763-691-1604.

Aug. 9: Bow Hunter Warm-up.

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Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Association. 2015 Schedule of shoots. For more info call John Wachlarowicz, 651-492-2572.

Every Sat.: 3D Archery Shoots, 10-5 p.m.

1st Sun. of the Month: 3D Archery Shoot, 9-3 p.m.

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3M Club Archery Club Public Shoots, Tartan Park, Lake Elmo. For more info call Brent Thompson, 612-309-8039 or Kathy Rustin-Westphal, 651-733-8954.

Sept. 12: 8-2 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.

Education/Seminar

Aug. 16: DNR Hunters Trail, Field Day, 10 a.m., Wildlife Acres, Tracy. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

Sept. 26: DNR Hunters Trail, Field Day, 10 a.m., St. George Parish Center, New Ulm. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

Sept. 27: DNR ATV Safety Class, CD Based, 10 a.m., St. George Parish Center, New Ulm. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

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Three Rivers Park District, 2015 Schedule of Events. For more info call 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparkdistrict.org

Aug. 7: KidSplash Intro to Stand-up Paddleboarding, 9-11 a.m., Fish Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 7: Family Kayaking, 5-7 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 8: KidSplash Intro to Stand-up Paddleboarding, 9-11 a.m., Bryant Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 8: Mississippi River Rafting, Birding along the River, 9-3 p.m., Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park.

Aug. 8: Flatwater Kayaking Essentials, 9-noon, Fish Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 8: Flatwater Kayaking Essentials for Women, 1-4 p.m., Fish Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 8: Stand-up Paddleboard, 5-7 p.m., Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park.

Aug. 8: Stand-up Paddleboard, 5-7 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 13: Beginner Log Rolling, 6:30-8 p.m., Elm Creek Park Reserve.

Aug. 14: KidSplash, Intro to Kayaking, 10-noon, Lake Minnetonka Regional Park.

Aug. 15: Stand-Up Paddleboard, 9-11 a.m., Fish Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 15: Stand-Up Paddleboard, 9-11 a.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 15: Family Rafting on the River, 9-noon, Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park.

Aug. 21: Stand-up Paddleboard, 7-9 p.m., Bryant Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 22: Family Canoeing, 9-11 a.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 22: Family Kayaking 10-noon, Fish Lake Regional Park.

Aug. 22: Stand-up Paddleboard, 1-3 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

Meetings

Aug. 10: North Suburban MWDA Meeting, 7 p.m., Kraus Hartig VFW. For more info call Steve, 612-325-2866.

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

Four Points Retriever Club. Meets on 2nd Tues of each Month. 6 p.m., Latuff Pizzarea, Plymouth. For more info call Terry Strege, 763-682-5624.

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.

Lake Country Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m., Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club. For more info www.lcretrieverclub.org

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.

Twin Cities Chapter Muskies Inc. Meets every 2nd Tues. of the Month, 7 p.m., KC Hall, Bloomington. For more info call Denise Olson, 612-804-4687.

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.

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.

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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