SPECIAL EVENTS, SEASONS, ETC.
Women in the Outdoors event, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 21, sponsored by the Thundering Toms of Trumbull County at the Brookfield Conservation Club. Information or to register (limited to first 100 participants) (330) 583-2180.
Lawrence County Ducks Unlimited: Lewis Class Shoot, 50 Sporting Clays, 25 5-Stand, Sept. 14, registration deadline Sept. 8, Shooting starts at 9 a.m. at the Lawrence County Sportsman's Club. $60 (Includes Breakfast and Lunch) *Prizes awarded to top 5 shooters in each Lewis Class (20 shooter per Lewis Class), Contact: Paul Makarevich at (724) 652-3815, Len Simon (724) 652-6914, Harry Grafton at (724) 652-0622.
HUNTER, TRAPPER EDUCATION
Brookfield Conservation Club, Sharon-Hogue Road, east of SR 7, 6-9 p.m. Sept. 9, 11, 12, 13. Register by Sept. 6, call E. Wolfinger, (330) 534-3601.
Trumbull County Rod & amp; Gun Club, Phillips-Rice Road, Cortland, 6-10 p.m. Sept. 13, noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 15. Register by Sept. 12, class limited to 45, call M. Fridley, (330) 544-0096.
East Palestine Sportsmans Club, North Pleasant Drive off state Route 14, 6-9 p.m., Sept. 10, 11, 16, 17. To register, call C. McGuire, (330) 426-2393.
(Trapper) Brookfield Conservation Club, Sharon-Hogue Road, east of SR 7, Sept. 28. Register by Sept. 21, class limited to 25, call E. Wolfinger, (330) 534-3601.
(Trapper) Cortland, Oct. 5. Register by Sept. 28, class limited to 25, call G. Wilson Jr., (330) 637-1062.
(Trapper) Salineville, Oct. 26, 27, call (800) WILDLIFE for registration.
INFORMATION -- For information on hunter, trapper and bowhunting education, call (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, 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. Club: North Main Street, Bessemer, Pa., (724) 667-7563.
BROOKFIELD TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Muzzleloading black powder turkey shoots third Sunday monthly at noon. Sharon-Hogue Road, east of SR 7.
CHESTER NEWELL SPORTSMEN'S CLUB: Next Ohio River Catfish Tournaments (Pittsburgh to Wheeling boundaries, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.) will be Sept. 7, 21. Details at (304) 387-3982.
COLUMBIANA COUNTY FEDERATION OF CONSERVATION CLUBS: Next meetings, 8 p.m., Sept. 24, Beaver Creek Sportsmens Club; Oct. 22, Knox Township Sportsmans Club; Nov. 26, Leetonia Sportsmans Club; Dec. 17, Salem Hunting Club.
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: (crossbows welcome). 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: Regular season: Aug. 2-Sept. 2, Evans. Call (800) 634-3088
DUCKS UNLIMITED, MAHONING COUNTY CHAPTER: The annual banquet will be Oct. 4 at St. Mary's Assumption Social Center at 356 S. Belle Vista Ave. in Youngstown. Tickets for will be $50 per person, $80 per couple, $40 for greenwings, $300 for sponsor status and $325 for couple sponsor. Call (330) 533-2455 for more details or to order tickets.
DUCKS UNLIMITED, LAWRENCE COUNTY CHAPTER: The annual banquet is Oct. 3 at The Centre in New Castle. Tickets are $50 each and sponsors are $250. Email Naduck1@aol.com. or call (724) 652-0622 for more details or to order tickets.
DUCKS UNLIMITED, TRUMBULL COUNTY CHAPTER: The annual banquet is Oct. 11 at G's Golden Gate, 2186 Parkman Road, Warren. Tickets will be $45 for singles, $65 per couple and $325 for sponsors. Call (330) 856-9453 or (330) 534-3601 for more details or to order tickets.
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: Handicap fishing derby, Sept. 7. Public and families invited, assistance available. (330) 757-8397. North Pleasant Drive off state Route 14.
FISH & amp; GAME CLUB OF VIENNA: Indoor archery Mondays and Wednesdays 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Doubles and singles trap Wednesdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. Indoor pistol range shoots Thursdays 4-10 p.m., open to public. Junior CMP Rifle Program, Sept. 17, call (330) 534-5344 or (330) 759-2504. NRA youth sportsfest, Sept. 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Route 193. (330) 394-1388.
FURFINFEATHER SPORTSMANS ASSOCIATION:, Turkey shoots, Mondays starting Sept. 9, 7 p.m., through Nov. 25. Free sloppy joes and coffee at first shoot plus a free youth shoot. Two miles off state Route 18 on Romaine Road.
GIRARD LAKES: Upper Lake open through Sept. 2. (330) 545-9712 for info.
GRAND VALLEY HUNTING RANCH: Sept. 14, 15, Northeast Ohio Bird Dog Association AKC Springer spaniel hunt trial. (440) 543-7383; Sept. 21, shotgun sports shooting clinic; Sept. 22, $85 Shoot til You Drop; Oct. 2, released bird hunts begin; Couples classic, Oct. 5; 2 for $22 (2 rounds for $22), Oct. 20; poker shoot, Nov. 10. For info on Grand Valley 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. 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: Terrible tower clays, Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Handgun shoots, Thursdays 6 p.m. Hunter safety course (Pa.) 6- 9 p.m. Sept. 11, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 14. Gilkey Road off Mitchell Road between Pa. routes 318 and 18. West Middlesex.(724) 528-2700.
HUBBARD CONSERVATION CLUB: Catfish derby, Sept. 7, 6-11 p.m., entry, $10 adults, $5 children 10 and under. Wild game dinner, 5 p.m., Sept. 28, $6. 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 shoots: Sept. 15.
LAKE MILTON FISH & amp; GAME: Archery (shooting 3D targets in natural settings, crossbows permitted), registration, 8 a.m. to noon, Sept. 22. Adults $8, subs $3; 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: Kids day, Sept. 28. Trap shoots, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Info, (330) 427-0903 or (330) 332-9421.
LOWELLVILLE ROD AND GUN CLUB: Olympic wobble trap available anytime. Practice trap shoots, Thursdays. Pistol shoots Tuesdays 7 p.m. Club is on Quarry Road.
NEW MIDDLETOWN FARMERS AND SPORTSMENS CLUB: Friday Trap Shoots, 5:30 p.m., practices, Oakleys & amp; protectors. 3341 E. Calla Road.
ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. Call (330) 683-4738.
PORTAGE SUMMIT FIELD & amp; STREAM CLUB: Woman's Self Defense and Concealed Carry Firearms Class open for the fall class running 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 4 through Nov. 6. Class limited to 20 students. Cost is $40 per student. The club is at the west end of the MidWest Fireworks sales store on U.S. Route 224 in Deerfield, Ohio. A free deer clinic is at 9 a.m. Sept. 21. Pre-register at (330) 872-0674 in Portage, Trumbull, Mahoning County areas and (330) 773-5701 for western Portage, Summit, Stark and Geauga counties.
POSSUM HOLLOW SPORTSMENS CLUB: 3-D archery shoot, Sept. 8. Registration 8 a.m. to noon. Adults $7, youth 12-16, $5, children 12 and under free. Call (724) 535-4985 for details. Club: Wampum, Pa.
RUFFED GROUSE SOCIETY, BEAVER CREEK CHAPTER 365: First Sportsman's Banquet, Sept. 7, Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club, Lowellville. $50 individuals, $80 couples, $30 youth tickets. For tickets or information call (330) 702-8090, RGS365@mail.com. For club info call (330) 332-5644.
SALEM HUNTING CLUB: Sporting clays shoot, Sept. 1. Monday trap, 10 a.m. registration; Mondays, 6 p.m., PPC shoots; Tuesday, 6 p.m., trap shoots; First and third Wednesdays, 6 p.m., .22 rifle shoot; second and fourth Wednesdays, 6 p.m., centerfire rifle shoots; second and fourth Fridays, 6 p.m, ladies .22 rifle shoots; fourth Sundays, a.m., black powder shoots; every third Sunday through Sept., 9 a.m., cowboy shoot. All-you-can-eat breakfast, first Saturday monthly, 6-11 a.m. with trap shoot at 11 a.m. Club: state Route 62, a mile west of Salem.
TRUMBULL CANOE TRAILS: Sept. 20, Carson's Landing, Oct. 12, Mahoning River, Nov. 10, Cuyahoga River, Dec. 1 Mahoning River. Call (330) 792-3110 or email email@example.com.
TRUMBULL COUNTY CONSERVATION LEAGUE, MOSQUITO BOWMEN: An Outdoor league for American 900 Round runs Monday evenings for six weeks at 6 p.m. Cost $10 for league fee and $5 per week for shooting. The league is open to the public, for more information or to sign up call (330) 609-0371. Today, shoot to sponsor a "Hunt Of A Lifetime" for a local youth with a life-threatening illness. McCleary Jacoby Rd. between Rt. 305 and Rt. 46.
TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & amp; GUN CLUB: Archery shoot, 30 McKenzie 3D targets, registration 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., $7 adults, youths, $5 cubs (12 and under) Sept. 8. Call (330) 372-7630 or (330) 638-6619. Phillips-Rice Road off SR 88.
WESTERN RESERVE FISH AND GAME CLUB: Junior CMP rifle shoots, Mondays 6-9 p.m. Indoor handgun, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, $2 members, $4 nonmembers. Indoor archery, 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays. Club: 1058 W. 3rd St., Niles. (330) 544-3993.
WEST POINT ROD AND GUN CLUB: (330) 382-1028 or (330) 385-7486. Meat shoot, Sundays noon. 3D archery shoots, third Sunday monthly. Food, novelty shoots. 30 McKenzie targets. Registration 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (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. (330) 549-3438, 738-6002, 332-8376. 1153 Opal Road, Salineville.
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