Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 17, 2018


Aug. 18: Erie RMEF Banquet, Tecumseh. For info call Andy LaRou, 517-902-7470.

Aug. 25: Superior Land RMEF Banquet, Marquette. For info call Scott Manninen, 906-204-0356.

Sept. 8: Women for Wildlife RMEF Event, Gaylord. For info call Jeff Van Buren, 844-530-4054.

Sept. 13: Kalkaska WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Moose Lodge 2348, Kalkaska. For info call Pat Modos, 231-258-4551.

Sept. 13: Knights of Columbus #13799 Wild Game Dinner, 6 p.m., Fern Hill Golf Club, Clinton Township, for info Call Bill, 586-286-3620.

Sept. 15: Jackson County PF Banquet, 6 p.m., Cascades Manor House, Jackson. For info call Ben Beaman, 313-418-4341.

Sept. 21: North Central RGS Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Quality Inn, West Branch. For info call Bruce Barlow, 989-385-5618.

Sept. 24: Grand Traverse WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Boone’s Long Lake Inn, Traverse City. For info call Jim Kurdziel, 231-894-1515.

Sept. 29: Hesperia WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Christ the King, Hesperia. For info call Brad Harrald, 231-450-0216.

Sept. 29: Thumb Chapter #101 PF Banquet, 4 p.m., Franklin Inn, Bad Axe. For info call Bill Tepper, 989-551-9153.

Sept. 29: Eaton County PF Banquet, 5 p.m., St. Mary’s Parish Hall. For info call Gary Pruden, 517-204-7473.

Oct. 6: Ruby Creek WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Ruby Creek Conservation Club, Branch. For info call Jim Kurdziel, 231-894-1515.

Oct. 9: Allegan Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., The Silo, Allegan. For info call Blain Becktold, 616-502-0881.

Oct. 20: Scottville Optimist Club Banquet, 6 p.m. at the club. For info call Diane Watts, 231-462-3623.

Oct. 20: Kaleva WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Kaleva Tavern, Kaleva. For info call Andy Robak, 231-362-3161.

Oct. 20: Huron County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Ubly Fox Club, Bad Axe. For info call Greg Talaski, 989-550-4620.

Oct. 24: Clio Chapter WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Five One Athletics, Clio. For info call Fred Webber, 989-619-3481.

Oct. 27: Mid-Michigan RMEF Banquet, Mt. Pleasant. For info call John Stow, 989-386-5197.

Nov. 8: Saginaw Valley RMEF Banquet, West Branch. For info call Dan Johnson, 989-312-2315.


Sept. 1-2: Ohio Society of Traditional Archers,  9 a.m., Claylick Bowhunters in Newark. For info call Matt Fout, 740-648-5493. 

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Oakland County Sportsmen’s Club, Clarkston. For info contact 248-623-0444 or visit ocsclub.org

Monday: FITA, 6 p.m.

Sept. 8: Flashlight Shoot, Dark.

Sept. 8-9: Bowhunter Jamboree, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sept. 13: Youth League, 10 wks, 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 25: Flint Round, 10 wks, 7 p.m.

Oct. 3: Instructional/Township, 4-8 p.m.

Dec. 2: FITA League, 6 p.m.

Dec. 3: Traditional League, 9 a.m. & 7 p.m.

Dec. 4: Animal League, 7 p.m.

Dec. 5:  NFAA League, 9:30 a.m.

Dec. 6: NFAA League, 5:30 p.m.

Dec. 7: NFAA, 8 p.m.

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Dundee Sportsman’s Club, 2300 Plank Road, Dundee,. For info call 734-777-2719.

Sunday: 4th Sunday, 3-D Archery

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Apache Bowhunters Shoot Schedule. For info call Jerry Beach, 614-878-3507.

Sept. 8-9: Two Day Annual Shoot.

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Lone Eagle Bowmen Shoots. Reg. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For info call Matt Williams, 330-575-0744.

Sept. 2: 3-D Target.

Sept. 16: Bowhunter Warmup.

Season Dates

Aug. 28: Application deadline for reserved waterfowl hunts.

Sept. 10: Bear season opens in the UP.

Sept. 15: Ruffed grouse, rabbit, hare & squirrel season opens.

Sept. 15: Fall turkey season opens.

Sept. 22: Woodcock season opens

Sept. 22-23: Early antlerless firearm season

Sept. 22-23: Liberty Hunt 

Sept. 30: Trout season ends.

Sept. 30: Crow hunting season ends.

Special Events 

Now – October: Puppy Fair, 2nd Sunday of each month, 8:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., Multi-Lakes Conservation Association, Commerce Township. For info call Dave Elam, 248-624-0944.

Aug. 26: Huron Pointe Sportsmen’s Association Heritage Days, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For info call 586-598-8018.

Multi Lakes Conservation Association, 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Township. For info call Glenn Kruckenberg, 248-363-9109 or www.multilakes.com

Sunday: Country breakfast, 2nd Sunday of every month, 9 a.m.-noon.

Tuesday: Bingo, 6:30 p.m.

Friday: Fish Fry, 5:30-8 p.m.


Oct. 12-13: Calumet-Keweenaw Sportsmen’s Club Show: Friday, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Siskiwit Hall, Calumet. For info call Bruce Harter, 906-337-2470.

Shooting Sports

Livingston County Wildlife Conservation Club, For info call 810-231-1811.

Every Tuesday: Trap Shoots, 4 p.m.-dusk.

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Multi-Lakes Conservation Association 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Township. For info call Pete Cesaro, 248-363-9109.

Sporting Clays:

Thursday: 3 p.m.-dusk.

Saturday: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sunday: Noon-dusk 

Rockford Sportsman’s Club, 11115 Northland Drive. For info call 616-866-4273 or checkout www.rockfordsportsmansclub.com

First Saturday of each month: Cowboy Action Shoot.

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Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club, Open to Public. For info call Dale Statson, 248-321-9503.

Wednesday: 9 a.m-9 p.m.

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Chesaning Area Conservation Club, 13750 Baldwin Rd., Chesaning. For info call Duane Moore, 989-865-6940.

Wednesday: Trap, 6:30-10 p.m.

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Four Square Conservation Club & Sportsman’s Association,  6777 Cline Road. For info call 810-327-6859 or www.foursquaresportsman.com

Every Thursday Night: Indoor Pistol Shoot.

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Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club, 8888 Dexter Townhall Rd. Dexter.

Tuesday: Trap Shooting, 4 p.m.

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West Walker Sportsman Club, 0-601 Leonard St. NW, Grand Rapids. For info call Patrick Murray, 616-453-5081.

All Year: Open 7 days a week.


Oct. 21: Fraternal Order of Eagles Hunter Ed, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Fraternal Order of Eagles, Durand. For info call Herb Pickell, 989-233-3866.

Women’s Programs

Sept. 15: Women on Target, Looking Glass River Sportsman Club, Laingsburg. For info call 989-729-6510.


Huron Valley Sportfishing Club meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month, 7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 200. For info call Richard Montre, 734-847-7814.

Post 46 Hunting & Fishing Club meets 2nd Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., at the Club. For info call John Wilde, 734-646-6132.

Metro-West Steelheaders meets the 1st Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., Livonia Senior Citizens Activity Center. For info call Bill King, 734-420-4481.

Dwight Lydell Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 1st Tues. 7 p.m., Belmont. For info contact Tom Watson, twwatson@comcast.net

Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club meets 2nd Sunday of every month, 5:30 p.m., at the Clubhouse. For info call 248-321-9503.

Mid-Michigan United Sportsman Alliance meets 2nd Tuesday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Twin Ponds Sport Shop, Stanton. For info call Dave Bean, 989-831-4890.

Downriver Walleye Federation meets 3rd Monday of every month, except December, 7:30 p.m., Westfield Center. For info call Terry Pickard, 248-520-0116.

Huron Valley Steelheaders meets 3rd Thursday of every month. American Legion Post #200 For info call Carroll White, 734-626-3112.

Mulit-Lakes Conservation Association meets every 3rd Wednesday of every month except November, 8 p.m., at the Clubhouse. For info call Sam Mullins, 248-363-9109.

Wayne County Quail Forever meets the fourth Monday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Flat Rock Rec. Center, I-75 & Gibraltar Rd. For info call Ed Moore, 734-782-0329 or 734-771-5607.

Detroit Area Steelheaders meets the last Tuesday of every month, 7:30 p.m., Polish/American Hall. For info call Bob Mitchell, 586-524-8887.

Freeland Conservation Club meets 1st Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m., at the Club. For info call Ken Balden, 989-695-2641.

Freeland Conservation Club meets 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., at the Club. For info call Ken Balden, 989-695-2641.

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