Ohio Outdoor News Calendar — March 17, 2017
March 18: NE Ohio RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Galaxy Restaurant. For more info call Rich Weiss, 330-815-6211.
March 18: Caesar Creek WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Warren County Fairgrounds Building A, Lebanon. For more info call Kevin Woods, 937-704-4138.
March 18: #30 South Central Ohio NWTF Banquet, Amvets Post 61, Hillsboro. For more info call Roger Smithson, 937-661-5935.
March 18: Kokosing River NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Floral Valley Community Center, Howard. For more info call Barry Coffing, 740-485-1493.
March 18: Wyandot County PF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Upper Sandusky Elks. For more info call Chad Baker, 614-309-4104.
March 18: Ohio Sportsmen Farmer League of Ohio Banquet, 5 p.m., at the Club House. For more info call Harvey Bechtel, 330-620-6909.
March 24: Sandusky County Beardbusters NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Ole Zims Wagon Shed, Gibsonburg. For more info call Jason Kline, 419-618-3251.
March 25: Fayette County Longbeards Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion. For more info call Penny Johnson, 740-335-5436.
March 25: Jackson WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Canters Cave, Jackson. For more info call Missy Warrens, 740-418-0560.
March 25: Seneca County PF Banquet, 5 p.m., Meadowbrook Park Ballroom, Bascom. For more info call Don Hunter, 419-934-3891.
March 31: Big Buckeye WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center, Cambridge. For more info call Chris Fausett, 740-680-2119.
April 1: Simon Kenton NWTF Banquet, 4:30 p.m. For more info call Eric Kirby, 937-925-1459.
April 1: Heart of Ohio NWTF Banquet, 6 p.m., All Occasions Catering & Banquet Hall, Waldo. For more info call Rod Edler, 740-387-3760.
April 8: Licking Valley WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Moundbuilders VFW Post 060, Newark. For more info call Matt Gayheart, 740-334-7256.
April 15: Killbuck Valley WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Grenbriar Conference Center, Wooster. For more info call Brad Posten, 330-317-9198.
April 21: Zanesville Friends of NRA Banquet, 6 p.m., Prophets Park, Zanesville. For more info call Don Pagath, 740-740-6364.
April 21: Medina County Friends of NRA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Weymouth Country Club, Medina. For more info call Gregg Cutting, 330-414-1918.
April 22: Ohio Veterans WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Eagles Club, Wilmington. For more info call Brian Luce, 701-240-5962.
April 28: Tinker’s Creek WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Days Inn & Suites, Richfield. For more info call Matt McCann, 330-467-1729.
May 26: WTU Mill Creek Memorial 2nd Amendment Freedom Dinner, 5 p.m. Metroplex Expo Center, 1620 Motor Inn Dr., Girard. For more info call John Kopcsos 330-757-9020.
March 18: Division of Wildlife Spring Youth Turkey Drawing, Reg. 9:30 a.m., Lake LaSuAn W.A. For more info call Joe Stefanelli, 419-485-9092.
March 18: District 8 Science Fair, 9 a.m., Ohio University, Lancaster. For more info call Diane Gabriel, 614-570-4462.
April 6-9: Holy Mackerel Fishing Tackle Flea Market, Thurs. & Fri. 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., New Russia Township Hall. For more info call 440-988-9264.
March 17-19: Ohio Deer & Turkey Expo, Fri. 2-9 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Ohio Expo Center. deerinfo.com for more info.
March 25-26: Akron-Canton Hunting & Fishing Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Maps Air Museum, North Canton. wone.net/concerts-events/hunting-and-fishing-show
July 22-23: Shaker Woods Outdoor Expo, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Columbiana. For more info call 330-550-4190.
Now-April 16: Amherst Sportsman’s Club, Turkey Shoot, every Sunday, 9 a.m. For more info call Ron, 440-984-3456.
March 19, April 15, May 21, June 18: Leipsic Fishing & Hunting 3D Bowshoot, reg. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Clubhouse. For more info call Ben Warnimont, 419-523-6883.
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Coshocton County Sportsmen’s Club Schedule of Shoots. For more info call Karl Steiner, 740-763-2243.
Every Tues.: Open Trap.
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Allen County Archers, H. Kelley, 8 South Seltzer Street, Wapakoneta, 45895. For more info call Howard Kelley, 419-953-2861.
3rd Sat. each Month: 3D Archery Shoot.
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Bolivar Sportsman’s Club Shoots, 11286 Bolivar Strasburg Road NW, Bolivar, 44612. bolivarsportsmansclub.org for more info.
2nd Sunday Sept.-April: Lucky X Shoots, 8 a.m.
4th Sunday Sept.-April: 3D Archery Shoots, 8 a.m.
Every Fri: Trap Shoot, 6:30-10 p.m.
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Beaver Creek Sportsman Club, Events, 14480 Washingtonville Road, Washingtonville, 44490. For more info call Glenn, 330-770-8027.
Every Mon.: Turkey Shoot, reg. 6 p.m.
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Hocking Valley Sportsmans Club Shoots. For more info call Victor Howdyshell, 740-753-3492.
3rd Sat. of every month: 3D Bow Shoot, 8 a.m. April thru Sept.
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Clark County Sportsman’s Club, 3450 Ballentine Pike, Springfield. For more info call David McLaughlin, 937-631-9552.
Tues., Sun: Open to the public year round.
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Handlebar Archery, 6695 County Road 76, Mt. Gilead, 43338. For more info call Jennifer Bachelder, 419-560-3083.
Wed.-March 29: Traditional 3D Shoot, 6 p.m. & 8 p.m.
Thurs.-March 30: Indoor 3D, 6 p.m. & 8 p.m.
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Lake Milton Fish & Game, 4374 Bedell Road, Berlin Center, 44401. For more info call Dennis, 330-414-5795.
March 25-26, April 22-23, May 27-28, June 24-25, July 22-23, Aug. 26-27, Sept. 16-17: 30 McKenzie 3D Targets.
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South Cuyahoga Bowmen. Chatham Grounds. 5370 Erhart Road, Chatham, Medina Co. For more info call Bill Kuhar, 330-635-1035.
May 28, June 11, July 2, Aug. 6, Sept. 3: 30 Rinehart 3D Targets. 8-11 a.m.
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South Cuyahoga Sportmen’s Assoc. 19200 Ridge Road, North Royal. Schedule of events. For more info call Bill Kuhar, 330-635-1035.
April 23, May 21, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17: 30 Rinehart 3D Deer Targets. 8-11 a.m.
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Nelson Ledges Archery, 9851 State Route 305, Garrettsville, 44321. Reg. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. For more info call 330-527-4940.
March 18-19, April 15-16, 29-30, May 20-21, 31, June 10-11, July 8-9, 29-30, Aug. 5-6, 19-20, 26-27, Sept. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24: 3D Shoot.
May 13-14: 3D Group.
June 3-4: IBO Qualifer.
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Willard Conservation League Archery Schedule. For more info call Robert Cavello, 567-224-0133. Registration 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10: 3D Archery.
Aug. 5, 16: OSTA Shoot.
Aug. 19-20: OBA Summer Jamboree.
April 22: Youth hunt spring wild turkey season opens.
April 23: Youth hunt spring wild turkey season closes.
April 24: Spring wild turkey season opens south zone.
May 1: Black bass season closes (Lake Erie only).
May 1: Walleye bag limit six (Lake Erie).
May 1: Illegal to posses largemouth, smallmouth, and spotted bass (Lake Erie 5/1-6/29).
May 1: Spring wild turkey northeast zone opens.
May 21: Spring wild turkey season closes south zone.
May 28: Spring wild turkey season closes northeast zone.
April 29: Guernsey County Bass Assoc. Pelican Open, 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Salt Fork Lake, Lore City. For more info call Mark Choma, 740-255-1714.
Hubbard Conservation Club meets 2nd Wed. of every month. For more info call Mike 330-534-4895.
Gallia County Conservation Club meets 2nd Wed. of each month, 6:30 p.m., Gallia County Gun Club. For more info call Eric Clary, 740-208-1498.