A Men's and Women's Recreational Day originally scheduled for April 20, at the Bieber Farm on Western Reserve Road in Canfield has been cancelled.
Leetonia Sportsman's Association, April 30, May 1, 7 and 8, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Limited to fifty students. Reservations should be made by calling (330) 427-2091 before April 26.
Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club, Quarry Road, May 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Pre-registration required by May 18, call B. Meier (330) 536-6730.
INFORMATION -- For information on hunter, trapper and bowhunting education, contact the Ohio Division of Wildlife at (800) WILDLIFE. For hunter education in Pennsylvania, call (814) 432-3187.
CLUB & amp; ACTIVITY NEWS
BEAVER CREEK SPORTSMAN CLUB: Archery shoots, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., 30 3-D targets, $7 for adults, $3 for cubs, April 14, May 12, June 9, 30, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 14, 15. Call (330) 482-3709 for information. Turkey shoots Fridays, 6:30 p.m.; club at 4480 Washingtonville Road, Washingtonville.
BESSEMER ROD & amp; GUN CLUB: Memberships can be purchased at The Feed Mill, East Poland Ave., Bessemer, Pa. The club is at North Main Street, Bessemer, Pa., (724) 667-7563.
BROOKFIELD TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey and Meat Shoots Tuesdays 7 p.m. Muzzleloading black powder turkey shoots third Sunday monthly at noon. Sharon-Hogue Road, east of SR 7.
COLUMBIANA COUNTY FEDERATION OF SPORTSMEN CLUBS: Next meeting, 8 p.m. April 23, Tri-State Coonhunters club, Irish Ridge Road off Route 267 between East Liverpool and Glenmoor. Columbiana County Youth Hunter Education Challenge-sponsored sporting clays, third Sunday monthly, practices Sundays 3-5 p.m., both at Leetonia Sportsmans Club (330 533-2573) For information call (330) 337-8444.
COLUMBIANA COUNTY FISH & amp; GAME CLUB: Trap shoots Wed., Sat., and Sun.; Turkey shoots every Sunday noon. Information call Terry Zaplata at (330)-424-3659
COLUMBIANA COUNTY ARCHERS: 3-D Schedule for 2002 (crossbows welcome) April 7, May 5, June 2, July 7, Aug. 4, and Sept. 21, 22 Paul Gorman Memorial Shoot. For Info call (330) 424-9957, (330) 424-9318, (330) 227-3655 , (330) 332-3055, days of shoots, (330) 424-4101
CONSERVATION LEAGUE INC.: Open indoor archery, Mondays, Thursdays, 9 a.m.-noon. Tuesday to Fridays, 6-9 p.m. Indoor shooting, Mondays through Fridays, 6-9 p.m. 2535 McCleary-Jacoby Road, Bazetta.
CONSUMERS/MAHONING VALLEY LAKES: 2002 pre-season through April 7. Regular season: April 12-May 22 and June 28-July 31, Pine Lake; May 24-June 26, Aug. 2-Sept. 2, Evans; May 3-June 30 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Memorial Day only), Hamilton. Call (800) 634-3088 0r www.cmvl.com.
DUCKS UNLIMITED, COLUMBIANA COUNTY CHAPTER: 10th anniversary fundraising banquet at the Diamond Back Golf Club, April 19, 6 p.m. social hour, 7:30 p.m. dinner. Tickets $55 singles, $80 couples, $35 Greenwing (all include one membership), $350 sponsorship package. All tickets in advance. Silent and live auctions, games, raffles and prizes. For info call (330) 702-1156.
DUCKS UNLIMITED, MERCER COUNTY CHAPTER: 24th Annual dinner, April 11, 6:30 p.m. Rosemont Banquet Center, Sharon, Pa. $50. Raffles,guns and prizes. Tickets at (724) 981-5942 or by mail, c/o Bruce Ellis, 18 Courtney Road, Mercer, Pa., 16137. For info call (724) 981-5942 evenings or (724) 981-6480 daytime.
EASTERN OHIO CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap shoots Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Skeet shoots 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. West Calla Road between routes 62 and 45.
EAST PALESTINE SPORTSMAN'S CLUB: Outdoor 3D archery shoots (Pro, hunter, women's traditional and cub stakes, 30 McKenzie targets, running deer on track target, trophies awarded, kids 12 and under free, crossbows welcome), registration 8-noon, third Sunday monthly through August.Public and families invited, assistance available. (330) 757-8397. North Pleasant Drive off state Route 14 near the Pa. border.
FISH & amp; GAME CLUB OF VIENNA: Ladies firearms classes, call (330) 534-2929 for next class (May 14). Indoor archery Mondays and Wednesdays 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Doubles and singles trap Wednesdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. Indoor pistol range shoots Thursdays 4-10 p.m., open to public. Chicken dinner May 18. Fishing derby June 8.Route 193 near airport. (330) 394-1388.
FRIENDS OF THE NRA, MAHONING VALLEY CHAPTER: NRA Youth Sportfest, June 15, Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club.
GIRARD LAKE BASS CLUB: Lower Lake open through May 31, Upper Lake open June 1 through Sept. 2. (330) 545-9712 for info.
GRAND VALLEY HUNTING RANCH: April 13, 14, Northeast Ohio Bird Dog association, AKC springer spaniel hunt trial.; April 13, shooting clinic, women only; April 14, National Sporting Clays Association fun shoot and Lewis class; April 21, two for $22 (shoot two rounds, 100 targets, for $22.; May 12, Mother's day, ladies shoot one round free; June 9, Grand Valley 11th birthday, cake and ice cream for shooters; June 22, shooting clinic; July 20, shooting clinic, women only. Call (440) 685-4868. 10198 Penniman Road, Orwell, Ohio.
GREENVILLE SPORTSMAN CLUB: Skeet or trap, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. Open to the public. Registered skeet Sundays 10 a.m., $20 registration. July 6 & amp; 7 four gun NSSA registered shoot - watch for details. 200 yard rifle range and pistol. Memberships available $20. 1039 Vernon Rd. (Rt 538) Greenville, Pa. (724) 588-9994
HARTHEGIG CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap Sundays at 10 a.m. For info call (724) 475-2295 or (724) 475-4600.
HIDDEN VALLEY SPORTSMANS CLUB: Indoor archery, Sundays, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Sporting clays Sundays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Terrible tower clays, Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gilkey Road off Mitchell Road between Pa. routes 318 and 18. West Middlesex. Call (724) 528-2700.
HUBBARD CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots Thursdays 7 p.m. and Saturdays (long gun) at 2 p.m. Steaks, hams, bacon, cash and more available for winners. Meetings second Wednesday monthly, 7 p. m. Club is at 1760 Wick-Campbell Road, Hubbard. Info: (330) 534-8701.
KINSMAN CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots, Wednesdays at 7 p.m.
KNOX TWP. SPORTSMAN CLUB: 2002 A.T.A. Registered shoot dates: May 5, 25, 26, June 2, 16, July 7, 28, Aug. 4, Sept. 15. A 500 bird doubles marathon will be June 8.
LAKE MILTON FISH & amp; GAME: 2002 archery shoot schedule (shooting3D targets in natural settings, crossbows permitted). Adults $8, subs $3; Registration, 8 a.m. to noon, dates: April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 24 & amp; 25, Sept. 22 (all deer). Trap shoots Fridays, protector class, 6 p.m. registration, 6:30 p.m. shooting. (330) 872-0203 or 654-4599. Bedell Road.
LAWRENCE COUNTY SPORTSMANS ASSOCIATION: Skeet, trap, or wobble trap, Wednesdays 5 p.m.; Sporting clays, Wednesday 5 p.m., Sundays 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; and 5-Stand sporting clays, Wednesdays 5 p.m., Sundays 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Trap doubles, 9-noon Saturdays. Harbor Road west of New Castle. (724) 652-1075
LEETONIA SPORTSMENS CLUB: Turkey shoots, Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Trap shoots, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. For info call, (330) 427-0903 or (330) 332-9421.
LOWELLVILLE ROD AND GUN CLUB: NRA Sportsfest, June 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CAll (330) 549-3158 or (330) 5454-4250. Thursdays, indoor .22 rifle turkey shoots, 6 p.m. Olympic wobble trap available anytime. Monday trap shoots, at noon. Practice trap shoots, Thursdays. Pistol shoots Tuesdays 7 p.m. The club is accepting applications for membership. Club is on Quarry Road.
NEW MIDDLETOWN FARMERS AND SPORTSMENS CLUB: Wednesday Turkey Shoots. Sign-ups 6 p.m., shooting begins 7 p.m.; Friday Trap Shoots, 5:30 p.m., practices, Oakleys & amp; protectors. 3341 E. Calla Road.
NEWTON FALLS SPORTSMEN'S CLUB: Conducting a big turkey contest through out the 2002 Ohio turkey season. Registration is through Rattlesnake Hill Sporting Goods 675 state Route 534 Newton Falls, Ohio 44444. Participants may register in person or by mail. Mail entries must be received by Friday, April 19, 2002. Entry is $10 and the prize will be a 50 percent return of total entry fees. Turkeys harvest in Ohio, Pennsylvania, or W. Virginia may be entered For additional information please contact: David Garvey (330) 872-7983 or Rattlesnake Hill Sporting Goods (330) 898-8176.
OHIO VALLEY BASS ANGLERS: The club is accepting applications for the 2002 fishing season. The club fishes local reservoirs, the Ohio River and Lake Erie, interested parties should call (330) 337-0530 or (330) 482-0427.
ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. Call (330) 683-4738.
PHEASANT VIEW FARM INC.: Offering Pheasant, quail, chukar, duck and goose hunts, for info (330) 584-6828. 11625 Beloit-Snodes Road, Beloit, Ohio, 44609.
POSSUM HOLLOW SPORTSMENS CLUB: Muzzleloader and pistol shoot schedule: Nov. 10, Dec. 22. 3D targets, all meat prizes, $6 entry fee. Call (724) 535-4985 for details. Club located in Wampum, Pa.
RUFFED GROUSE SOCIETY, CHAPTER 365: For info contact Chuck Firestone, 390 Hickory Lane, Salem, (330) 332-5644 or at sran_PAF@access-k12.org.
SALEM HUNTING CLUB: All-you-can-eat breakfast, first Saturday of each month, 6-11 a.m. with trap shoot to follow at 11 a.m. Club: state Route 62, one mile west of Salem.
SIPPO VALLEY LONGBEARDS: Women in the Outdoors event, June 1, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., North Industry Sportsmans Club, Navarre. $45. Registration limited and pre-registration required. CAll (330) 454-8974.
TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & amp; GUN CLUB: Archery shoots, 30 McKenzie 3D targets, registration 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., $7 adults, youths, $5 cubs (12 and under) April 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8. Call (330) 372-7630 or (330) 638-6619. On Phillips-Rice Road off state Route 88.
TRUMBULL COUNTY CONSERVATION LEAGUE, MOSQUITO BOWMEN: A 30 mixed-3D targets or 900 round shoot April 7. Registration: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Awards given to winners in each class. Club is located on McCleary Jacoby Rd. between Rt.305 and Rt.46. Indoor archery to April 12. Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. -noon and 6 - 9 p.m. McCleary Jacoby Rd. Between Rt. 305 and S.R. 46.
WESTERN RESERVE FISH AND GAME CLUB: Junior Civilian Marksmanship Program rifle shooting, Mondays 6-9 p.m. Indoor handgun range, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, $2 members, $4 for nonmembers. Indoor archery, 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays. Club: 1058 W. 3rd St., Niles. (330) 544-3993.
WEST POINT ROD AND GUN CLUB: Call (330) 382-1028 or (330) 385-7486. Meat shoot, Sundays at noon. 3D archery shoots, third Sunday monthly. Food and novelty shoots. 30 McKenzie targets. Registration 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Call (330) 532-9627.
YELLOW CREEK LONG RIFLES: Shoots second Sunday, noon. Trial walks, black powder, patched roundball and open sights only. In-lines allowed with restrictions. Call (330) 549-3438, (330) 738-6002, (330) 332-8376. 1153 Opal Road, Salineville.
YOUNGSTOWN RIFLE & amp; PISTOL CLUB: High power rifle seminar and M1 rifle clinic April 20. $30 for adults, $10 for youth 18 and under. Call (330) 534-5697 or (330) 626-1720.
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