Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — April 21, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser

April 22: Tomah RMEF Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Cranberry Country Lodge, Tomah. For more info call Alan Wroblewski, 608-542-0187.

April 22: Indianhead WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Crickets Bar & Grill, Amery. For more info call Tammy Zmuda, 715-554-3679.

April 22: Superior Area Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Barkers Island Inn, Superior. For more info call Paul, 218-393-4748.

April 24: Embarrass River WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Chet & Emil’s Birnamwood. For more info call Dave Wojcik, 715-341-2821.

April 27: DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Stoughton. For more info call Brent Kooima, 608-345-7981.

April 29: Wisconsin Lake Michigan WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., The Village, Kohler. For more info call Jamie Merckx, 920-284-6548.

April 29: Bayfield County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Iron River Community Center. For more info call Kayla Poison, 715-889-1284.

April 29: Rhinelander Area Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hodag Banquet Center, Rhinelander. For more info call Lynne, 715-282-6517.

April 29: Ridge N Valley RMEF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., White House, Ramada Inn, Richland Center. For more info call 608-647-5676.

April 30: Suscha Fale Sportsmen’s Club Banquet, 11-6 p.m. For more info call E. Johnson, 920-207-8305.

May 4: WTU Spring Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, Milwaukee. For more info call Jamie Merckx, 920-284-6548.

May 9: Darboy DU #281 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Darboy Club. For more info call Jim Reffke, 920-470-9881.

May 13: Burnett County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall, Grantsburg. For more info call Ellen Schwanke, 715-417-0923.

May 13: Wisconsin WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Knights of Columbus Banquet Hall, Marshfield. For more info call 800-274-5471.

Archery/Shoots.

April 22-23: Viking Bow & Gun Club, Hunter’s Clays, 10-4 p.m. For more info call Lee Evenson, 920-775-4517.

May 20: Maribel Sportsman Club, Clarence Plansky Memorial Shoot, 7:30-9 p.m., at the Club. For more info call Jeremiah Plansky, 920-373-8990.

May 21: Sauk Prairie Trap & Skeet Club Shoot, 10-4 p.m., at the Club. For more info call Vic Whalen, 608-477-8480.

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. Schedule of shoots. For more info call John Wachlarowicz, 651-492-2572.

April 23: Running Biathlon.

May 7, June 4: 3D shoot (50 targets)

May 21: Traditional shoot.

June 4: NASP Tournament.

June 18: JOAD Olympic Archery Day.

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

July 16, Aug. 27: JOAD Achievement Shoot.

Aug. 6: 3D Shoot (50 targets)

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

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

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

July 29-30: Traditional Only 3D Shoot.

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Rib Mountain Bowmen, Shoot Schedule. For more info call Doug Curler, 715-623-2253.

April 22-23: Indoor 3D Shoot, 8 a.m.

Aug. 12-13: Traditional Shoot, Sat. 8-4 p.m., Sun. 8-2 p.m.

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Buck Trail Archers Schedule of shoots. For more info call Jon Gursky, 262-424-4352 or
www.bucktrailarchers.net

Now-June 20: Tues Wooded Outdoor Shooting, 5:30 p.m.

April 29-30: Spring Warm up Shoot, 8:30-4 p.m.

July 11-Sept. 12: Bow Hunters Warm Up, Tues, 5:30 p.m.

July 29-30: Traditional Shoot, 8:30-4 p.m.

Aug. 26-27: Mr. Howie Memorial Shoot, 8:30-4 p.m.

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Trempealeau Archers Shoot schedule. For more info call Larry Lakey, 608-519-6968.

April 15, Sept. 9-10: 3D 28 Targets.

May 27-29: 3D 50 Targets.

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Winooski Bowmen Clubhouse Schedule of Events, N6744 Sportsman Lane, Plymouth, WI. For more info call Bill Phillips, 920-889-6956.

April 22: Memorial Shoot & Brat Fry, 10-4 p.m.

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New London Bowhunters Schedule of Events, N5433 Old Hwy 45, New London WI. For more info call Greg Eidenberger, 920-851-0454.

June 8: Summer 3D Leagues begin.

June 11: 3D shoot, 8-3 p.m.

July 8: North East WI 3D tour.

Aug. 5-6: 3D Shoots 8-3 p.m.

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Mishicot Sportsmen’s Club Schedule of Events.13804 Jambo Creek Road, Mishicot, WI. For more info call Dave, 920-323-4882.

April 29, 30: VL Outdoor Media, 8-4 p.m. each day.

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Kenosha Bowmen Schedule of Shoots, 15211 75th Street, Bristol, WI. For more info call Steve, 262-891-2616.

May 6-7: Johny G Memorial shoot, Sat. 8-4 p.m., Sun. 8-3 p.m.

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New London Bowhunters Schedule of Events, N5433 Old Hwy 45, New London WI. For more info call Greg Eidenberger, 715-752-3187.

June 8: Summer 3D leagues begin.

Jun 11, Aug. 5-6: 3D Shoot, 8-3 p.m.

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Newburg Sportsman Club Schedule of Shoots. For more info call Troy, 414-750-7816.

June 25, July 23, Aug. 27: 3D 28 Targets.

Shows

May 12-13: Green County Conservation League, Gun Show, Fri. 4-9 p.m., Sat. 8-5 p.m., Slice Ice Arena, Monroe. For more info call 608-897-4481.

July 30: Northwoods Wildlife & Wetlands Club’s Gun Show, 8-4 p.m., Manitowish Waters Community Center. For more info call Bruce Bacon, 715-476-0016.

Sept. 8-9: Gun Show, Fri. 4-8 p.m., Sat. 8-3 p.m., Butternut Area Park. For more info call Randy, 715-769-3620.

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Bearing Arms Gun Shows, Schedule of Shows. Fri. 3-8 p.m., Sat. 9-5 p.m. For more info call Gary Thompson, 715-308-8772.

May 5-6: Barron County Fairgrounds, Fri. 2-8 p.m., Sat. 9-3 pm.

May 19-20: Wildcat Centre Arena, River Falls.

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Ray Kangas Productions Gun & Knife Shows 2016. Fri. 3-8 p.m., Sat. 9-4 p.m. For more info call Ray Kangas, 715-372-4654.

April 28-30, Aug. 25-26: Ashland Civic Center, Ashland.

May 12-13: Arnott Lions Community Park, Stevens Point.

July 7-8: Iron River Community Center, Iron River.

July 14-15: Simek Recreation Center, Medford.

Oct. 20-21: LCO Casino & convention Center, Hayward.

Tournament/Contest

May 20: Rib Lake Area Fish & Game Walleye tournament, 7:30-3 p.m. For more info call 715-427-2828.

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 10-11: Headwaters Muskies Inc Eagle River, Musky Tournament, Eagle River Chain of Lakes. For more info call Scott Samuels, 715-547-3340.

Special Events

June 12-16: Wisconsin Youth Trapping Camps, Wichman Farms, Marion. For more info call Nicke Shumaker, 920-609-2825.

June 17: Wisconsin Trappers Assoc. Rendezvous, 8-2 p.m., Mountain Community Center. For more info call Steve O’Mary, 715-927-0204.

June 21-23: Marinette County Land & Water Conservation Division, Sand Lake Conservation Camp,  Camp Bird Youth Camp, Crivitz. For more info call Anne Bartels, 715-732-7784.

June 24-30: Casting for Good Days, 6-6 p.m., Gordon Flowage. For more info call Dan Wachowski, 630-452-2545.

Aug. 7-11: Wisconsin Youth Trapping Camps, Crex Meadows, Grantburg. For more info call Nicke Shumaker, 920-609-2825.

Education/Seminar

April 21-23: Waunakee Hunter Safety, Dane County Law Enforcement Training Center. For more info call Gary Mella, 608-347-0647.

April 29: Sandhill Wildlife Area Open House, 10-2 p.m. For more info call 715-884-6332.

June 3: Wisconsin Trappers Assc. #9 Hunter Ed, 8 a.m., Reedsburg Outdoor Club. For more info call Denny Knuth, 608-524-2255.

June 12-16, Aug. 7-11: Wisconsin Youth Trapping Camps, Wichman Farms, Marion & Crex Meadows, Grantsburg. For more info call Steve O’Mary, 715-927-0204.

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Gander Mountain, Green Bay Lodge, 2323 Woodman Drive. For more info call Dave Nolan, 920-819-5025.

Second Tues. of Each Month: Waterfowl Calling Workshop, 7-8 p.m.

Season Dates

April 25: Wild turkey season closes in Period A.

April 26: Wild turkey season opens in Period B.

April 29: Frog season opens.

April 30: Closure: Beaver Zone A & B (trapping) and otter (trapping, North Zone)

April 30: Lake Michigan yellow perch season closes.

May 2: Wild turkey season closes in Period B.

May 3: Wild turkey season opens in Period C.

May 5: Early catch & release inland trout season closes (proposed, see DNR regs)

May 6: General fishing opener (walleye, sauger, northern pike, inland trout, southern zone muskie, largemouth bass, norrthern zone catch and release only for smallmouth bass)

May 9: Wild turkey season closes in Period C.

May 10: Wild turkey season opens in Period D.

May 16: Wild turkey season closes in Periot D.

May 17: Wild turkey season opens in Period E.

May 20: Green Bay yellow perch season opens (bag limit of 15)

May 23: Wild turkey season closes in Period E.

May 24: Wild turkey season opens in Period F.

May 27: Northern zone muskie season opens.

May 27: Bass season opens on St. Croix River upstream from St. Croix Falls dam and downstream from the St. Croix Falls dam to the Hwy 10 bridge at Prescott.

May 30: Wild turkey season closes in Period F.

Meetings

Horicon Marsh Hunting Retriever Club. Meets Monday at Hustisford and Thurs. at Fond du Lac. For more info www.hmhrc.org

Mishcot Sportsmen’s Club meets every month on the 1st Wed of each month, 8 p.m. For more info call Roger, 920-323-4882.

Fox Valley Retriever Club: Meets Tues. & Wed., 4:30 p.m. Sat., 8 a.m. For more info www.foxvalley.com or Tom, 414-771-0811.

Baraboo River Chapter. Kids & Mentors Outdoors, meets 2nd Mon. of each month, 7 p.m., Rivers Edge Resort, WI Dells. For more info call Rick Miotke, 608-415-0755.

River Valley Outdoorsmen meets 1st Wed. of the month, 1,000 Is. Environmental Center, 7 p.m. For more info call Bryan Menting,
920-213-1611.

Ozaukee Chapter Great Lakes Sport Fishermen Club. Meets 1st Tues. of each month, Oct.-May, 7 p.m., Railroad Station, Saukville, WI. For info call 262-644-8481.

Outagamie Area Pheasants Forever meets each month to discuss chapter activities. For more info on when & where the next meeting is call Josh Jackl, 920-517-1039.

River Valley Outdoorsmen’s meets 1st Wed. of the month, 7 p.m., 1,000 Island Environmental Center. For more info call Ralph Vannulde, 920-570-3560.

Milwaukee Great Lakes Sport Fishermen, meets 2nd Tues. of the Month, Sept.-May, New Berlin Ale House. For more info call Bob Wincek, 262-679-9752.

Shoto Conservation Club Meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m. at the Clubhouse. For info call Tom Rysticken, 920-793-2650.

Women’s Hunting & Sporting Association. Meets the 1st Tues. of every month, 7 p.m., Wern Valley, Waukesha. For more info call Sarah, 262-968-3873 or www.wiwhsa.org

Prime Water Anglers meets the 1st Tues. of every month at Club 10, Stevens Point. Guests always welcome. Call Jeff, 715-241-8590.

Winnebago Conservation Club. Meets 3rd Tues of each month, Omarro’s Public House, Oshkosh. Call Betty Brochert, 920-688-3122.

Milwaukee Chapter Great Lakes Sportfisherman Club. Meets 2nd Tues. of each month Sept.-May, 7 p.m., New Berlin Ale House. For more info call Steve Todd, 262-370-7486.

Southern Brown Conservation Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 1st Thurs. 8 p.m., Rocky Top Tavern, Greenleaf. For more info call Mike Schmitt, 920-766-0812.

Abbotsford Sportsmen’s Club meets 2nd Mon. of each month, 7 p.m., Clubhouse. For more info call Rob Beran, 715-223-4363.

Yahara Fishing Club, meets 2nd Wed. of the month, 7 p.m. For more info call Gerald King, 608-513-8573.

Winnebagoland Musky Club meets the 1st Wed. of every month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse, Fond du Lac, 7:15 p.m. Open to public. Call Dave, 920-922-6704 for more info.

Sheboygan Area Great Lakes Sport Wisconsin Conservation Congress Spring meetings. For more info call Annmarie Kotuku 608-266-2952.

Beloit Chapter Izaak Walton League, monthly trap shoots, Beloit. For more info call Janice Chizek, 608-313-0356.

Green Bay Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen meets the 3rd Tues. of the month. Sept.-May, Stadium View Sports Bar & Grill, 7 p.m. Open to the public. For more info call Jim Ryle, 920-680-0055.

Titletown/Packerland Muskies Inc. meet the 2nd Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Green Bay Yacht Club. For more info call Jay Zahn, 920-866-9705.

Manitowoc Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Thurs. 6:30 p.m., Cabin #1 Lincoln Park, Manitowoc. For more info call Glenn Pfeffer, 920-684-9050.

Okauchee Fishing Club meets at 7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 1800 S. 92nd St., Milwaukee, on the 1st & 3rd Tues. each month with a variety of speakers & subjects covering all aspects of fishing in Wisc. Guest fee $5.

Rock Valley Anglers, Southern Chapter. Meets the 3rd Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Boundaries Bar & Grill, Birch Room. For info call, Charlotte, 608-421-2982.

Sheboygan Walleye Club meets the 3rd Tues. of each month, Crossroads Bar & Grill, Sheboygan.  For info call Chris Gasser, 920-994-9057.

A.D. Sutherland Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. 7:30 p.m., Fond du Lac. For more info call Tom Wilhelms, 920-923-5891.

Bill Cook Chapter Izaak Walton League of America. Meets the 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Bill Cook Chapter Clubhouse, Stevens Point. For more info call Tracy Raatz, 715-630-5288.

Muskellunge Club of Wisconsin meets the 2nd Wed. of Jan, Feb, Mar, May, Oct, and Nov., Thunder Bay Grille, Pewaukee. For more info Kurt Ketcham, 262-490-2362.

Dodge County Pheasants Forever. Meets Monthly. For more info on when & were call Jerry Tribbey, 920-344-5723.

Fishermen Club meets every 3rd Tues. of month, Sept.-June, 7 p.m., Sheboygan Outboard Club. Open to the public. For more info call Lyle Peshkar, 920-452-9669.

Wisconsin Fishing Club. Meets every 2 & 4th Mon. of the month, Grainger’s, Greenfield. For more info call Ray Letourneau, 414-258-3530.

Southwestern Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Wed. 7 p.m., cuba City. For more info call Terry Sheffer, 608-732-4824.

A.D. Sutherland Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. of the month, 7:30 p.m., Fond du Lac. For more info call Tom Wilhelms, 920-923-5891.

Bill Cook Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 1st Weds. of the month, 7 p.m., Stevens Point. For more info call Tracy Raatz, 715-630-5288.

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