Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 2, 2019


Aug. 3: Southern End NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Double Tree Resort, Lancaster. For more info call Mandi Evans, 717-284-2321.

Aug. 10: Walking Purchase NWTF Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays, Coplay. For more info call Jim Anderson, 610-297-5693.

Aug. 17: Mehoopany Creek NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Shadowbrook Inn & Resort. For more info call Tammy Traver, 570-298-2316.

Aug. 23: Blue Mountain NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Kauffmans BBQ Restaurant, Bethel. For more info call Erik Kauffman, 484-955-7148.

Aug. 31: Adams County WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., York Springs Fire company, York Springs. For more info call Clyde DeHart Jr., 814-697-7453.

Sept. 7: Chester Co. WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., Wagontown Fire Hall, Wagontown. For more info call Art Lyle, 484-643-6132.

Sept. 11: Bechtel RGS Banquet, 6 p.m., Fish Pond West, Leesport. For more info call John Crowley, 862-266-7949.

Sept. 14: Lebanon Middle Creek DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Lantern Lodge, Myerstown. For more info call John Welty, 484-955-1548.

Sept. 14: Centre County Chapter WTU Whitetails Night Out, 4 p.m., Lambert Hall, Bellfonte. For more info call Clyde DeHart, 814-697-7453.

Sept. 20: Berks County Chapter WTU Whitetails Night Out, 4 p.m., CJ Hummels, Lenhartsville. For more info call Clyde DeHart, 814-697-7453.

Sept. 21: Northern PA Mountains Wapiti RMEF Banquet. Madera Fire Hall, Madera. 4 p.m. For more info call Carol Lux, 814-687-3911.

Oct. 19: Western PA RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Veteran’s Club, Marienville. For more info call Carl Mowry, 724-283-5708.

Oct. 26: “Back to the 50’s Women for Wildlife Banquet, RMEF. 5 p.m., Cross Creek Resort. For more info call Tammy Mowry, 724-822-7390.

Season Dates

Sept. 2: Early resident Canada goose season opens.

Sept. 2: Mourning dove season opens.

Sept. 2: Porcupine season opens.

Sept. 14: Archery deer season opens (antlered/antlerless), WMUs 2B, 5C & 5D only.

Sept. 23: Early resident Canada goose.

Sept. 28: Special rabbit and squirrel season opens for junior hunters.

Sept. 28: Archery deer season opens (antlered/antlerless) statewide, including WMU’s 2B, 5C & 5D.


Aug. 10: Lancaster Hunting & Fishing Show & Sale, 9-1 p.m., Lancaster Farm & Garden Center. For more info call 717-687-8101.

Aug. 17: Franklin County Izaak Walton League of America, Gun Show & Sale, 8-3 p.m., St. Thomas VFD. For more info call Craig Minnich, 717-977-9240.

Aug. 17-18: Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo, Elk Country Visitors Center. Benezette. For more info

Sept. 14: PA Trappers District 8, Sportsman Show, Newville Lions Club Fairgrounds, 7-5 p.m. For more info call George McEntee, 717-732-8099.

Sept. 28-29: Lehigh Valley Knife Show, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m., Charles Chrin Community Center, Easton. For more info call Bill Goodman, 484-241-6176.

Oct. 12-13: Mount Joy Sportsmen’s Assoc. Gun Show, Sat. 9-4 p.m., Sun. 9-3 p.m. For more info call Tom Brooks, 717-341-9900.


Now- Sept. : Saltsburg Sportsman Club, archery shoots, 1st Sunday of each month, reg. 7-2- p.m. For more info call the club at 724-639-0360.

Aug. 10-11, 24-25, Sept. 7-8: Mount Joy Sportsmen’s Assoc.  Outdoor 3D Shoot, in Woods. Sat. 7-noon, Sun. 7-2 p.m. For more info call Irvin Saylor, 717-598-0791.

Aug. 25, Sept. 8: Pitcairn/Monroeville Sportsman Club, 3D Shoots, 7-noon. For more info call Marty, 422-920-9449.

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Limerick Bowmen, 65 Bragg Road, Schwenks-ville, PA. For more info call 610-287-8850.

1st Sunday: Every Month 3D Shoots 7-noon.

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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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Swatara Archers Schedule of Events. Pine Grove, PA. For more info call 570-345-6254.

3rd Sun. of every month: Archery Shoots, 7-1 p.m.

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Jefferson Sportsmen’s Assoc. 4707 Sportsman Club Rd, Spring Grove, PA 17362. For more info call 717-229-2608.

Aug. 4: 3D Hunt of a Lifetime Benefit Shoot,  

7 a.m.-12 p.m.

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Seltzer Gun Club Shoots. Seltzer Road. For more info call Brian Murray, 570-527-5207.

Aug. 11, Sept. 15: 30 Rinehart Targets.

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West Shore Sportsmen’s Association schedule of Firearms training & other shooting events. 500 Ridge Rd., Lewisberry, PA. For more info, 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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Delaware Valley Fish & Game, 7343 Ferry Rd, New Hope, PA. For more info call Bob Hamilton, 215-783-8976.

Aug. 4, 18, Sept. 1, 15: 3D Shoots reg. 7-11 a.m.


Aug. 17: 12th Rock Sports & B & B Archery Tournament, 9-3 p.m., 12th Rock Property. For more info call Mark Jaloszynski, 845-692-9092.

Aug. 17-18: North Fork Chapter 29, Society for PA Archeology, Sanction Competition, Sat. 9-8 p.m., Sun. 9-5 p.m., Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo. For more info call Ken Burkett, 814-849-0077.

Aug. 28-Sept. 7: Statewide Coyote & Crow Hunt, Rolfe Beagle Club, Johnsonburg. For more info call 814-512-2101.

Special Events 

Now-Sept.: Saltsburg Sportsman Club, Archery Shoots, 1st Sun. of the Month, 7-2 p.m. For more info call 724-639-0360.

Now-Nov. 24: Fly Fishing Instruction for Veterans, 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month, 2 p.m. For more info call 908-229-4727.

Aug. 4: Harthegig Conservation Club, Family Fun Day, noon-4 p.m., at the Club, Fredonia. For more info call Dick, 724-588-3613.

Aug. 10: Pennsylvania Trappers Assn.-District #8. Free Trapper Training School. For more info call George McEntee, 717-732-8099.

Aug. 10: Shade Mountain NWTF & PGC, youth field day, Miffin County Sportsman’s Club, 7:30-3 p.m., For more info call John, 717-437-5734.

Aug. 17-18: North Fork 29 Society for PA Archeology, Atlatl Competition, Great Outdoors Elk Expo. For more info call Ken Burkett, 814-849-0077.

Aug. 31: Jefferson Co. History Center & North Fork Society for Archaeology, Antique Firearms Indian Artifact Show. Jefferson County Fairgrounds. For more info call Ken Burkett, 814-849-0077.

Sept. 22: Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club, Sportsman Swap Meet, 8-1 p.m., at the Club, New Tripoli. For more info call Jennifer Stokes, 434-865-5310.

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Clark County Sportsman’s Club, 3450 Ballentine Pike, Springfield, OH. For more info call David McLaughlin, 937-631-9552.

Tues., Sun: Open to the Public year round.

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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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Bolivar Sportsman’s Club Shoots, 11286 Bolivar Strasburg Road NW, Bolivar, 44612. for more info.

2nd Sunday Sept.-April: Lucky X Shoots, 7 a.m.

Every Fri: Trap Shoot, 6:30-10 p.m.

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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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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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Kill’um Buck Longrifle Blackpowder Muzzleloader Shoot Club, 2260 E. West Salem Rd, Creston, OH 44217. For more info call Carole Fry, 330-435-4408.

Sunday: Meets the 1st Sun. of the month, 11 a.m.


Aug. 3: NWTF Jerry Zimmerman JAKES/XTREMES Youth Field Day, Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club, New Tripoli. For more info call Bob Schwalm, 610-730-6622.


Uniontown Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Tues. 6 p.m., Farmington. For more info call Corky Johnston, 724-438-0309.

Oil City Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. 7:30 p.m., Old Monarch Park, Franklin. For more info call Ray Swidorsky, 814-676-1961.

Red Rock Chapter NWTF meets the 3rd Monday of each month, 7 p.m,. Farmers Inn, Shavertown. For more info call 570-825-9744.

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.

John Harris Chapter Izaak Walton League meets monthly, sons of Italy Lodge #2857, Harrisburg. For more info call Eugene Rosetti, 717-763-9025.

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