HUNTER, TRAPPER EDUCATION
INFORMATION — Ohio: Call 800-WILDLIFE
SPECIAL EVENTS, SEASONS, ETC.
Information on boat safety courses (mandatory if born after Jan. 1, 1982): 614-265-6480.
CLUB & ACTIVITY NEWS
BEAVER CREEK SPORTSMAN CLUB: 3-D bow shoots, second Sunday of every month, all ages and equipment welcome, call 330-719-6838 for information, full schedule posted at www.beavercreeksc.com. Monday-night turkey shoot, registration, 6 p.m., shoot starts at 7; Meat & Money, 24 yards-36” barrel (max), .680 choke (max), Scope or open sights. Money Only, 20 yards-36” barrel (max), unlimited choke, scope or open sights. 330-770-8027.
BROOKFIELD TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Muzzleloading black powder turkey shoots third Sunday monthly, noon. Practice trap shoots, every Tuesday at 6 p.m. 3-D archery shoots, 30 targets, third Sunday of each month at 8 a.m. (kitchen will be open). Muzzleloading meat shoots, fourth Sunday at noon. Contact Shenango Joe at 330-782-0958 or Dakota Bert at 724-306-1134. 1952 Sharon-Hogue Road, Masury. 330-448-8855.
BURNT RIDGE BOW & GUN CLUB: Cowansville, Pa., 724-545-2552.
CHESTER NEWELL SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Trap Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays; turkey shoots Sundays at noon. 330-424-3659.
CONSERVATION LEAGUE (MOSQUITO BOWMEN): 2535 McCleary Jacoby Road, Rte. 305 or Route 46, Cortland 44410. 330-565-1123.
EAST PALESTINE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Indoor .22 rifle and pistol shoots, Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in the club house. The club grounds are located at the end of Failer Street, off North Pleasant Road, East Palestine. Call Ralph at 330-757-8397 or visit www.epsportsmensclub.com.
EASTERN OHIO CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Skeet every Sunday at 10 a.m. Club is on West Calla Road between state Routes 62 and 45.
FISH & GAME CLUB OF VIENNA: Doubles, singles trap Wednesdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. 330-534-2929 to register. Indoor archery, Mondays, Wednesdays, 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Free for members; $3 for nonmembers. Ear, eye protection necessary. Any caliber (if shooting magnum, you need reduced loads). The trap field is in use every Sunday and Wednesday starting around 9 a.m.; welcoming seasoned veterans and beginners alike. Anytime all four trap fields are in use, all ranges will be closed except the archery field range. Indoor pistol range open to public Thursdays, 4 to 10 p.m. Call George Palo at 330-856-9949 or Ed Placek at 330-637-0485.
FURFINFEATHER SPORTSMAN’S ASSOCIATION: For information, call 724-528-1111 or 724-528-2492. Club is on Romain Road south on Route 18 in West Middlesex, Pa.
GREENVILLE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Skeet and trap, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m., open to public. Registered skeet Sundays 10 a.m., $20 registration. Rifle and pistol shoots (members only), 10 a.m. to dusk every day. 1039 Vernon Road (Route 538) Greenville, Pa. 724-558-9994. www.greenvillesportsmen.com.
HARTHEGIG CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap Sundays at 10 a.m.
HIDDEN VALLEY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: 268 Gilkey Road, West Middlesex. 724-528-2700.zw
HUBBARD CONSERVATION CLUB: Old-fashioned turkey shoots every Thursday at 7 p.m. Club meetings second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. 1760 Wick Campbell Road, Hubbard. 330-501-7650.
KINSMAN CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots every Wednesday at 7 p.m.
KNOX TOWNSHIP SPORTSMANS CLUB: North Georgetown, Ohio.
LAKE MILTON FISH & GAME: 2009 archery shoot schedule: Trap, Fridays, protector class, 6 p.m. registration, 6:30 p.m. shooting. 3-D realistic target shooting (crossbows permitted), registration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and 8 a.m. to noon Sundays. Adults $8, cubs $3. 330-872-0203, 330-654-4599. Bedell Road.
LEETONIA SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Youth Hunter Education Challenge shoots, fourth Sunday monthly, YHEC practices Sundays. Trap shoots, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. 330-533-2573, 330-222-6901.
LOWELLVILLE ROD AND GUN CLUB: Indoor pistol practice/league, 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Trap league, 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. Oakleys and Protectors, Thursdays, 6 to 10 p.m.; Call 330-755-0209 or Bill at 330-629-9114. www.lowellville-rod-gun.com.
MAHONING COUNTY COONHUNTERS: U.S. 224, west of Canfield.
MAHONING VALLEY KNIFE COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION: Meeting at 6:30 p.m. last Thursday of the month. Dublin Grange, Fairground Boulevard and U.S. Route 224, Canfield.w
MAHONING SPORTSMEN’S ASSOCIATION: Trap shoots, Sundays at 5 p.m., public invited. All money shoots. 11 1/2 miles south of U.S. Route 224 at State Line Marker (Main Street) in Hillsville, Pa. 412-667-8555 or 412-658-5709.
NEW MIDDLETOWN FARMERS AND SPORTSMAN CLUB: Trap practice, 5:30-10 p.m. Tuesdays, public welcome. Calla Road. 330-542-2382.
MOSQUITO BOWMEN, CONSERVATION LEAGUE INC.: 2535 McCleary Jacoby Road, Cortland. 330-759-8619. www.mosquitobowmen.com.
OHIO VALLEY BASS ANGLERS: Seeking new members. Visit www.ohiovalleybassanglers. com. Meetings: First, third Thursdays, legion hall, Columbiana. Call 330-549-5173, 330-536-8031.
ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. 330-683-4738.
PORTAGE SUMMIT FIELD & STREAM: 50-yard shooting range open to public each Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507. 8405 state Route 224, Deerfield, Ohio 44411.
POSSUM HOLLOW SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: 3-D indoor-archery shoot, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends, cost is $10 plus $1 for the league. 352, Possum Hollow Road, Wampum, Pa.; 724-535-4985; www.possumhollowsportsmansclub.com.
THE SALEM HUNTING CLUB: Just off state Route 62 in Salem. The club is accepting new members. It offers rifle, trap and pistol ranges. Shooting events open to the public. Concealed-carry classes take place regularly. All-you-can-eat breakfast served on first Saturday of every month. 330-332-9847; www.salemhuntingclub.com.
SALISBURY SPORTSMAN CLUB: Steubenville Pike Road off Route 39 south of Highlandtown.
TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey and meat shoots, 7 p.m. Tuesdays.
TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & GUN CLUB: 3-D archery shoots, May 8, June 12, July 10, Aug. 14, and Sept. 11. Call 330-727-7634. Hunter Education Course, 5-9 p.m. For more information, call 330-372-7630 or 330-372-6944. Phillips-Rice Road, Mecca.
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, 7-9 p.m. Fridays. 1058 W. Third St., Niles. 330-544-3993.
WEST POINT ROD AND GUN CLUB: Meat shoot, Sundays noon. 3-D archery shoots, third Sunday monthly. 30 McKenzie targets. Registration 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 330-532-9627.
YELLOW CREEK LONG RIFLES: Trail walks second Sunday monthly, open metallic sights, black-powder, patched round ball only. Information: 330-738-6002, 330-332-8376. State Route 39 west of Salineville, follow signs.
YOUNGSTOWN RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB: Concealed-carry classes, Saturdays and Sundays. Preregistration required, call 330-270-9416. Trap, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. PPC, Mondays 6-9 p.m. 8920 Shaffer Road, off South Lipkey Road.