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Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – November 18, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER FEB 4: Whitetails Unlimited Heart of Illinois Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Embassy Suites, 100 Conference Center Drive, East Peoria. Call 309-573-6307. feb. 11: Whitetails Unlimited Shoal Creek Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Highland KC Hall, 12454 State Route 143, Highland. Call 618-339-8112. feb. 18: Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., KC Hall Columbian Club, 312 N. Gordon Street,…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – November 4, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER FEB 4: Whitetails Unlimited Heart of Illinois Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Embassy Suites, 100 Conference Center Drive, East Peoria. Call 309-573-6307. feb. 11: Whitetails Unlimited Shoal Creek Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Highland KC Hall, 12454 State Route 143, Highland. Call 618-339-8112. feb. 18: Whitetails Unlimited Mid-Illini Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Farmington Moose Lodge, 1001 E. Fort Street, Farmington. Call…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – October 21, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER OCT. 22: Clinton Lake DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post #103, 219 N. Elizabeth Street, Clinton. Call 217-871-7529. OCT. 22: Logan County Quail Unlimited Banquet. Call 217-737-7234. OCT. 26: Mississippi Valley Duck Hunters of Illinois Banquet, The Quail Club, 8303 Concordia Rd., Belleville. Call 314-378-0465. OCT. 29: Whitetails Unlimited Southern Illinois Big Bucks, 4 p.m., Double Tree Inn,…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – October 7, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER OCT. 8: Whitetails Unlimited Illinois Central Deer Camp, 4 p.m., Hamilton’s, 110 North East Street, Jacksonville. Call 309-369-8265. OCT. 8: Cumberland Trail Quail Unlimited Banquet, Moose Lodge, Vandalia. Call 618-335-9768. OCT. 22: Logan County Quail Unlimited Banquet. Call 217-737-7234. OCT. 26: Mississippi Valley Duck Hunters of Illinois Banquet, The Quail Club, 8303 Concordia Rd., Belleville. Call 314-378-0465. OCT. 29:…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – September 9, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER SEPT. 9: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham Event Center, 11501 W. Fayette, Effingham. Call 217-821-8801. SEPT. 24: Whitetails Unlimited Illinois South Deer Camp, 5 p.m., the Pavilion, 1602 Sioux Drive, Marion. 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. Call 815-405-7904….

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – August 26, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay Street, Beardstown. Call 309-333-2644. AUG. 27: Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham VFW, 916015 E 700th Ave., Watson. Call 217-821-6033. SEPT. 9: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham Event Center, 11501 W. Fayette, Effingham. Call 217-821-8801. SEPT. 10: Edwardsville/Glen Carbon…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – August 12, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay Street, Beardstown. Call 309-333-2644. AUG. 27: National Wild Turkey Federation Hunting Heritage Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham VFW, 916015 E 700th Ave., Watson. Call 217-821-6033. SEPT. 9: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham Event Center, 11501 W. Fayette, Effingham. Call 217-821-8801….

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – July 29, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER JULY 30: Whitetails Unlimited Kaskaskia Valley Son’s O’ Bucks Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Mascoutah Sportsmen’s Club, 1535 North County Rd., Mascoutah. Call 618-207-0290. AUG. 6: Whitetails Unlimited Muddy River Whitetails Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Majestic Pines, 11503 3 Mile Rd., Thomson. Call 563-219-2022. AUG. 13: Kaskaskia River Delta Waterfowl Banquet, doors open 5:30 p.m., Karban’s Knotty Pines, 4569 Buss…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – July 15, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER JULY 30: Whitetails Unlimited Kaskaskia Valley Son’s O’ Bucks Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Mascoutah Sportsmen’s Club, 1535 North County Rd., Mascoutah. Call 618-207-0290. AUG. 6: Whitetails Unlimited Muddy River Whitetails Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Majestic Pines, 11503 3 Mile Rd., Thomson. Call 563-219-2022. AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – July 1, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER JULY 30: Whitetails Unlimited Kaskaskia Valley Son’s O’ Bucks Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Mascoutah Sportsmen’s Club, 1535 North County Rd., Mascoutah. Call 618-207-0290. AUG. 6: Whitetails Unlimited Muddy River Whitetails Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Majestic Pines, 11503 3 Mile Rd., Thomson. Call 563-219-2022. AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – June 17, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER 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…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – June 3, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER 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 19-22: Izaak Walton League of America Convention, 9…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – May 20, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER May 22: 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 June 26, July 31, Aug. 28, Sept. 18 and Sept. 25. For information call 217-415-7911. JULY 19-22: Izaak Walton League of America Convention,…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – May 6, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER May 22: 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 June 26, July 31, Aug. 28, Sept. 18 and Sept. 25. For information, call 217-415-7911. Meetings Arlington Anglers: Third Tuesday of every month,…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – April 22, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For information, call 618-521-5280. April 23: The Illinois Division of the Izaak Walton League of America will host an event at 10 a.m. at  the Embassy Conference Center, 100 Conference Center Drive, East Peoria. For information, visit iwla.org/illinoisdivision. April 24: The Menard Archers…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – April 8, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For information, call 618-521-5280. April 24: The Menard Archers will host their first shoot of the season 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Menard Archers archery range, located behind New Salem State Park, just off Route 97 approximately two miles south of…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – March 25, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER MARCH 13: 5th Annual Indoor Fishing Flea Market, 9 a.m. – Noon at the Plano American Legion. For information, call 815-286-7170. April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For information, call 618-521-5280. April 30: Tri County Gun Club’s Annual Open House/Fundraiser, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. April 30 and May…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – March 11, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER MARCH 13: 5th Annual Indoor Fishing Flea Market, 9 a.m. – Noon at the Plano American Legion. For information, call 815-286-7170. April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For information, call 618-521-5280. April 30: Tri County Gun Club’s Annual Open House/Fundraiser, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. April 30 and May…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – February 25, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER March 5: The Sterling Rock Falls Gobblers Banquet, 4 p.m. at the Rock Falls American Legion Post 902. For information, call 815-441-1437. MARCH 13: 5th Annual Indoor Fishing Flea Market, 9 a.m. – Noon at the Plano American Legion. For information, call 815-286-7170. April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – February 11, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER FEB. 12: WTU Union County Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., The Great Boars of Fire Lodge, Cobden. For more info call Wes Burris, 618-697-0168. feb. 12: WTU Shoal Creek Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Highland KC Hall. For more info call Greg Zykan, 618-339-8112. March 5: The Sterling Rock Falls Gobblers Banquet, 4 p.m. at the Rock Falls American Legion Post…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – January 28, 2022

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER jan. 29: WTU Sauk Valley Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Rock Falls American Legion. For more info call Dylan Lamb, 815-564-7572. feb. 5: WTU Heart of Illinois Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Embassy Suites, East Peoria. For more info call Bill David, 309-389-3021. FEB. 12: WTU Union County Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., The Great Boars of Fire Lodge, Cobden. For more…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – December 24, 2021

BANQUET/FUNDRAISER Jan. 15, 2022: WTU Illinois Wabash Valley Chapter Banquetter Banquet, 4 p.m., Stoney Ridge Event Center, Robinson. For more info call JD Sharrett, 618-553-8889. JAN. 15, 2022: WTU Illinois Wabash Valley Chapter Banquetter Banquet, 4 p.m., Stoney Ridge Event Center, Robinson. For more info call JD Sharrett, 618-553-8889. JAN. 22, 2022: WTU Sangamon Valley Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Wankels…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – December 10, 2021

Season Dates Dec. 2: Second firearms deer season opens Dec. 5: Second firearms deer season closes Dec. 10: Muzzleloader-only deer season opens dec. 12: Muzzleloader-only deer season closes Meetings Arlington Anglers: 3rd Tues. 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: 2nd Sat. 11 a.m., Dolton. For…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – November 26, 2021

Season Dates Nov. 21: First firearms deer season closes Dec. 2: Second firearms deer season opens Dec. 5: Second firearms deer season closes Dec. 10: Muzzleloader-only deer season opens dec. 12: Muzzleloader-only deer season closes Meetings Arlington Anglers: 3rd Tues. 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…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – November 12, 2021

Season Dates Nov. 6: Rabbit, pheasant & quail seasons open Nov. 10: Furbearer hunting and trapping seasons open Nov.19: First firearms deer season opens  Nov. 21: First firearms deer season closes Dec. 2: Second firearms deer season opens Dec. 5: Second firearms deer season closes Dec. 10: Muzzleloader-only deer season opens Meetings Arlington Anglers: 3rd Tues. of every month, 6:30…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – October 29, 2021

Banquets/Fundraisers Nov. 6: WTU Montgomery County Prairie Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Litchfield Community Center. For more info call Tim Taylor, 217-971-7110. Season Dates Oct. 1:Archery deer season opens  Oct. 1: Archery turkey season opens Oct. 28: Crow hunting season opens Nov. 6: Rabbit, pheasant & quail seasons open Nov. 10: Furbearer hunting and trapping seasons open Nov.19: First firearms deer…