Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — June 2, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers

Aug. 12: Warroad WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Springsteel Resort, Warroad. For more info call Ike Miller, 218-202-0610.

Aug. 17: Elk River Goldeneyes DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rockwoods Entertainment Center, Otsego. For more info call Tim Oie, 763-237-4155.

Aug. 18: WTU Team 200 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rochester International Event Center. For more info call Randy Baker, 507-951-2848.

Sept. 30: South Metro WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bloomington VFW Post 1296. For more info call Jodi Paul, 612-790-3215.

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.

Deep Portage Programs

Schedule for upcoming events at Deep Portage which offers a variety of hunting, fishing and outdoor education programs for adults & youth. For more info or to register 888-280-9908 or 218-682-2325. Or via on the internet at www.deep-portage.org, e-mail: portage@uslink.net

June 10: Side by Side Shoot, 9 a.m.

June 18-23, July 2-7, July 30-Aug. 4, Aug. 6-11: Forkhorn I Deer Hunting Camp, ages 11-16.

July 5-7: All-girls Upland Bird Hunting Camp, Ages 12-16.

July 9-14: Forkhorn II Deer Hunting Camp, ages 12-16.

July 16-18: Mini Camp, ages 9-16.

July 16-21: Upland Bird Hunting Camp, ages 12-16.

July 19-21: Aquatics, Fishing Camp, ages 10-14.

July 23-28: Forkhorn III Deer Hunting Camp, ages 13-16.

July 30-Aug. 4: Izaak Walton League Camp, ages 9-16.

Education/Seminar

June 2: DNR Firearms Safety, 7 p.m., St. George Parish Center, New Ulm. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

June 4: DNR Firearms Safety, 8 a.m., St. George Parish Center, New Ulm. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

July 8: Off Road Ed. 10 a.m., Nicollet Conservation Club, Nicollet. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

June 18: ATV Safety Class, 10 a.m., Lafayette Community Center, Lafayette. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

July 21: DNR Firearms Safety, 7 p.m., St. George Parish Center, New Ulm. For more info call Steven Rykhus, 507-276-3521.

July 23: DNR Firearms Safety, 8 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, Schedule of Events. For more info call 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparkdistrict.org

June 3: Family Archery, 1-3 p.m., Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park.

June 8: Stand-up Paddleboard, 7-9 p.m., Bryant Lake Regional Park.

June 9: Canoe when the Moon is full, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Clear Lake Regional Park.

June 9: Canoe when the Moon is full, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Carver Park Reserve.

June 9: Walk when the Moon is full, 8:30-10 p.m., Richardson Nature Center.

June 9: Walk when the Moon is full, 8:30-10 p.m., Eastman Nature Center.

June 9: Walk when the Moon is full, 8:30-10 p.m., Lowry Nature Center.

June 9: Geocashe when the Moon is full, 8:30-10 p.m., Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park.

June 10: Kayaking Essential for Women, 9-noon, Bryant Lake Regional Park.

June 10: Family Canoeing, 1-3 p.m., Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park.

June 10: Family Stand-up Paddleboard,1-2:30 p.m., Cleary Lake Regional Park.

June 10: Family Fishing, 9-11 a.m., Coon Rapids Dam regional Park.

June 10: Family Fishing, 9-11 a.m., Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park.

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Maplewood Nature Center Schedule of Events. For more info call Karen Wachal, 651-249-2170.

June 3: Waterfest, Make Waves, 11-4 p.m.

June 9: Frog Moon Hike, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

June 10: Native Plants for Pollinators, 10-11:30 a.m.

June 10: New Volunteer Orientation, 2-3 p.m.

June 15: Turtle Picnic, 10:30-12:30 p.m.

June 17: Fantastic Fish, 10-11:30 a.m.

June 21, 28, July 12, 19, 26, Aug. 2: Junior Volunteers, 9:30-11:15 a.m.

June 22: Fish Creek Trail Grand Opening, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

July 6: Firefly Magic Night Hike, 8:30-10 p.m.

July 8: Native Butterflies in Watercolor, 8:30-11:30 a.m.

July 13: Bat Survey, 8:30-10 p.m.

July 15: Native Bees in Watercolor, 8:30-11:30 a.m.

July 18: Garden Tour, Native Plants for Pollinators, 7-8 p.m.

July 22: Meet the Animals, 2-3 p.m.

July 29: Build a Bat House, 10-11:30 a.m.

Season Dates

June 3: Muskie season opens.

Aug. 11: Bear baiting season begins.

Tournaments/Contests

June 2-4: Western Lake Superior Trolling Assoc. JAWS Fishing Derby, Barkers Island, Superior, WI. For more info call Jim Vanlandschoot, 218-591-0295.

June 3: Women Anglers of Minnesota Fishing Contest. Lake Osakis. For more info call Julie Lane, 612-390-2808.

June 24-25: Fishing for Heros Fishing Tournament, Le Homme Dieu Chain of Lakes, Arrowwood Resort, Alexandria. For more info call 651-324-2122.

June 24: Katelin Sawyer Memorial Bass Tournament, 8-3 p.m., Eddy’s Resort. For more info call Gary Voshell, 320-360-9689.

July 15-16: William M Kelley High School. Fishing Contest, Sat. 4-6 p.m., Sun. 4-2 p.m., Silver Bay Marina. For more info call Amy Johnson, 218-226-4437.

Shows

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

July 8-9: Bloomington Armory

July 29-30: Hastings Armory

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Minnesota Weapons Collectors Assoc. Schedule. Call 612-721-8976 for more info or tables. Sat. shows 8-5 p.m. & Sun. 9-3 p.m. Adm. $5.

Dec. 9-10: RiverCentre, St. Paul.

Shooting/Archery

June 3: Women Hunting & Fishing, 10 a.m., Bald Eagles Sportsmens Assoc. For more info www.womenhfs@gmail.com

June 15-18: MEC’s Great Northern S x S Classic Shoot, 8 a.m. each day, Medford, WI. For more info call Gary Kapfhamer, 715-965-7613.

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Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Association. 2016 Schedule of shoots. For more info call John Wachlarowicz, 651-492-2572.

1st Sun. of the Month: 3D Archery Shoot, 8-2 p.m.

June 4: NASP tournament.

June 4: 3D shoot (50 targets)

June 11: Traditional Shoot.

July 8-9: 3D Shoot (80 targets)

July 16: JOAD Achievement Shoot.

Sept. 3: 3D Shoot (40 targets, Bow Hunter’s Challenge)

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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.

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Menomonie Archery Club, Shoot Schedule, 608 Crestview Ct. Menomonie, WI. For more info call Schmidty, 715-308-2280.

July 22-23 Aug. 19-20: 3D shoot.

July 29-30: Traditional Only 3D Shoot.

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

June 11, July 9: 40 Target Shoot

Aug. 13: Bow Hunter Warm-up, 50 Target Shoot.

Special Events

June 10: Brainerd Lakes Area Outdoor Youth Expo., 10 a.m., Lakeshore Gun Club, Lakeshore. For more info call Amy Odegard, 218-820-9215.

Dog Events

June 16-18, Aug. 4-7, 2017: AKC Licensed Field Trial, Martens Meadows. www.cmrcmn.org for more info.

June 23-25, 2017: March & Meadows Hunting Retrieve Club, Licensed Hunt Test, Martens Meadows. www.cmrcmn.org for more info.

Meetings

Will Dilg Izaak Walton League meets 1st Tues. of the month, 7 p.m., Betty Jo’s Restaurant, Winona. For more info call Michael Kennedy, 507-452-6642.

Austin Izaak Walton League meets 1st Mon. of the month, 7 p.m., Todd Park, Austin. For more info call Barbara Owens, 507-433-2735.

Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc. Meets every 2nd Wed. of the month. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.

Deep C’s Men’s Christian Fishing Club East meets at Cabela’s Woodbury, 4th Tues. of the month, 6 p.m. For more info call 763-228-1193.

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.

Deep C’s Men’s Christian Fishing Club South meets Gander Mountain, Lakeville, 2nd Thurs. of the month, 6 p.m. For more info call 763-228-1193.

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 James Legg 507-665-6300.

Minnesota Valley Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Wed. of the month, 7 p.m., Bloomington. For more info call John Crampton, 952-884-6704.

Wright County PF meets 1st Mon. of every month, 7:30 p.m., Buffalo Legion, Buffalo. For more info call Mellissa Sandquist, 763-354-4090.

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

Central Minnesota Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of the Month, 7 p.m. www.cmrcmn.org for more info.

Brown County PF meets the 2nd Tues of every month, 8 p.m., Serviceman’s Club, Sleepy Eye. For more info call Jeremy Berg, 507-240-0096.

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 Berning, 763-242-1306.

Cass County Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Thurs. of the month, 6 p.m., Deep Portage Conservation Reserve, Hackensack. For more info call Jerry Lamon, 218-947-3870.

Bush Lake Izaak Walton League meets quarterly, west Bush Lake Park Bloomington. For more info call Gregg Thopson, 612-618-8616.

Owatonna Valley Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Thurs. of the month, 6:30 p.m., Owatonna. For more info call Ted Mittelstadt, 507-451-7946.

Prairie Woods Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. of the month, 7:30 p.m., Public Library, Detroit Lakes. For more info call Dean Hendrickson, 218-439-6303.

Deep C’s Men’s Christian Fishing Club North meets Thorne Bros, Blaine, 4th Thurs. of the month, 6 p.m. For more info call 763-228-1193.

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.

Twin Cities Walleyes Unlimited meets 1st Thurs of the month, 7 p.m., Bloomington Events Center. For more info call Dana Hanson, 651-895-0643.

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.

Deep C’s Men’s Christian Fishing Club West meets at Cabela’s, Rogers, 2nd Tues. of the month, 6 p.m. For more info call 763-228-1193.

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.

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

Fur Fin and Feather Club meets every Weds. at Osseo American Legion. For more info call Lloyd 763-473-4103.

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.

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.

Sheldon Valley Sportsmans Club meets the 2nd Wed. of the Month, American Legion Club 8, Houston. For more info call Neil, 507-450-8422.

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.

Walter J. Breckenridge Izaak Walton League meets 4th Tues. of the month, 7:30 p.m., Brooklyn Park. For more info call Mary Ellen Vetter, 763-561-1761.

Wapashaw Izaak Walton League meets 4th Weds. of the month, 6:30 p.m., VFW Club Wabasha. For more info call Eleanor Groby, 651-565-2380.

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.

Wes Libbey-Northern Lakes Izaak Walton League meets 4th Weds. of the month, 7 p.m., Central Square Mall, Grand Rapids. For more info call Marcia Anderson, 218-301-6786.

Rochester Izaak Walton League meets 1st Tues. of the month, 7 p.m., Izaak Walton Cabin, Rochester. For more info e-mail rochesterikes@gmail.com

W.J. McCabe Izaak Walton League meets 1st Weds. of the month, 7 p.m., Hartley Nature Center, Duluth. For more info call Martha Minchak, 218-628-3462.

Minnesota Decoy and Wildfowl Carving Club. Meets 1st Tues of every month, 7 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church, Mpls. For more info call Phillip Nelson, 763-226-7619.

North Metro Chapter Muskies Inc. meets the 3rd Wed. of every month. 7 p.m., Coon Rapids VFW. For more info call 612-916-7426 or www.northmetromuskie.com

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. www.perm.org

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