Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – June 17, 2022


JULY 30: Whitetails Unlimited Kaskaskia Valley Son’s O’ Bucks Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Mascoutah Sportsmen’s Club, 1535 North County Rd., Mascoutah. For information, call 618-207-0290.

AUG. 6: Whitetails Unlimited Muddy River Whitetails Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Majestic Pines, 11503 3 Mile Rd., Thomson. For information, call 563-219-2022.

AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay Street, Beardstown. For information, call 309-333-2644.

SEPT. 9: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham Event Center, 11501 W. Fayette, Effingham. For information, call 217-821-8801.

SEPT. 24: Whitetails Unlimited Illinois South Deer Camp, 5 p.m., the Pavilion, 1602 Sioux Drive, Marion. For information, call 309-369-8265.

SEPT. 24: Whitetails Unlimited Des Plaines River Valley Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., St. George Social Center, 310 Stryker Avenue, Joliet. For information, call 815-405-7904.

SEPT. 29: Whitetails Unlimited Rockford Area Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., 5611 East State Street, Rockford. For information, call 815-670-0912.

OCT. 1: Whitetails Unlimited Alexander County Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Alexander-Pulaski Sportsmans Club, 119074 Sportman Club Road, Miller City. For information, call 618-776-5882.

OCT. 8: Whitetails Unlimited Illinois Central Deer Camp, 4 p.m., Hamilton’s, 110 North East Street, Jacksonville. For information, call 309-369-8265.


Arlington Anglers: Third Tuesday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Cabela’s Hoffman Estates. For more info, call Tom Curtin, 312-560-9876.

Calumet Region Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Saturday, 11 a.m., Dolton. For more information, call Julie Osborne, 708-525-4051.

Chicago#1 Chapter Izaak Walton League: Annually in July at national convention. For more information, call Wendy Reid, 708-895-0850.

Decatur Chapter Izaak Walton League: First Friday, 7:30 p.m., Decatur. For more information, call Jackie Wooten, 217-428-6403.

Des Plaines Chapter Izaak Walton League: Third Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Des Plaines. For more information, call Donald Johanson, 847-358-9023.

Elgin Chapter Izaak Walton League: First Tuesday, 7 p.m., Elgin. For more information, call William Jones, 847-742-3205.

Fox Valley Area Anglers: Every fourth Tuesday of the month, Tap House Grill, St. Charles, 7 p.m. For more information, call Joe Waite, 847-867-6234.

Frank Anetsberger Chapter Izaak Walton League: Northbrook Civic Center, Northbrook. For more information, call John Sundquist, 847-564-3266.

Geneseo Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Monday 7:30 p.m., Geneseo. For more information, call Victor Bianchetta, 309-944-6522.

Happy Hookers Bass Club: First Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., Haydens Crossing. For more information, call Jim Pattin, 815-513-5687.

Havana Chapter Izaak Walton League: Meets third Sunday, 1:30 p.m., Astoria. For more information, call Dawn Butler, 309-241-7768.

Kewanee Chapter Izaak Walton League: First Tuesday 7 p.m., Giant Goose Conservation & Education Center, Atkinson. For more information, call Richard Gibson, 309-853-5245.

Northern Illinois Anglers Association: Fourth Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., B.B.S.C. For more information, call Sam Thomas, 815-953-1372.

Peoria Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Tuesday, 6 p.m., East Peoria. For more information, call John Purple, 309-681-4010.

Quad County Hunters Chapter of Muskies Inc.: March-May and July-Feb. Second Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Duane Landmeier, 815-286-7170.

Silver Creek QF: First Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Alternating Mascoutah Steak House & Fuehnes, Damiansville. For more information, call Pat Danies, 618-558-8072.

Take Pride in America: Second Monday of every month, 7 p.m., Crab Orchard Refuge Visitor Center. For more information, call Ed Tresnak, 618-997-3344.

Woodford County Chapter Izaak Walton League: Last Tuesday, 7 p.m., Metamora. For more information, call Candace Kleen, 309-696-0208.


JUNE 26: The Menard Archers will host a shoot at the Menard Archers archery range, located behind New Salem State Park, just off Rte. 97 approximately 2 miles south of Petersburg. Future shoots will be held July 31, Aug. 28, Sept. 18 and Sept. 25. For more information, call 217-415-7911.

JULY 16: Kaskaskia River Rough Fish Roundup, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Kaskaskia Lock and Dam, Modoc. For information, call 618-284-7160.

JULY 19-22: Izaak Walton League of America Convention, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.,  Embassy Suites Conference Center, 100 Conference Center Drive, East Peoria.

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