Meetings, banquets, events
WHAT: Clay County Pheasants Forever monthly meeting
WHEN: Sept. 8, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Moorhead Knights of Columbus
CONTACT: Josh Krieg at (701) 541-0388
WHAT: Plainsmen Black Powder Club meeting
WHEN: Sept. 8, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Lodge room, Gander Mountain
FEE: Open to all interested in traditional muzzleloaders or early American history
CONTACT: Doug at 238-0895
WHAT: Dakota East Central Pheasants Forever fall banquet
WHEN: Sept. 11, 5:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. raffles and auction
WHERE: Speedway Events Center, West Fargo
FEE: Membership tickets $55 at the door or $50 if mailed to Nate Medhus, 3209 26th Ave. So., Fargo, N.D., 58103
CONTACT: Nate Medhus at (701) 361-4352
WHAT: Detroit Lakes Area Ducks Unlimited banquet
WHEN: Sept. 16, social hour starting at 5 p.m.
WHERE: The Clubhouse Hotel (formerly Holiday Inn), Detroit Lakes, Minn.
FEE: $30 adult ticket, $20 youth, $275 sponsor, $200 corporate table. All include dinner and membership
CONTACT: Scott Hanson at (218) 532-3644, Roger Forsgren at (218) 846-0083, Perry Nodsle at (218) 847-8347, Dick Carr at (218) 847-7182 or Boyd Holen at (218) 847-7697
WHAT: Red River Riders ATV and Dirt Bike Club meeting
WHEN: Sept. 17, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Wild Rice (N.D.) Bar and Grill
CONTACT: Les Schermerhorn at (218) 233-1035 or www.redriverridersatv.org
WHAT: FM Walleyes Unlimited Inc. meeting with speaker Terry Steinwand, North Dakota Game and Fish Department director
WHEN: Sept. 18, doors open at 6:30 p.m. with program starting at 7 p.m.
FEE: Free and open to the public
WHERE: Doublewood Inn, Fargo
CONTACT: Chad Maloy at (701) 293-2491 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT: The Sandhills Archery Club beef barbecue and corn feed
WHEN: Sept. 25, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Sandhills Archery Club, West Fargo
FEE: All you can eat for $10, with proceeds to benefit the Sandhills Archery Club fishing pond
WHAT: Pheasants Forever Youth outdoor activity day with air rifle-BB gun shoot, archery, outdoor games, simulated laser hunting, shotgun demos/clay pigeons, casting games in trout pond, habitat and soil conservation, rifle games/demos, nature hike
WHEN: Sept. 27, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: Fort Ransom, N.D., located between Little Yellowstone and Fort Ransom State Park
FEE: $5 per child for ages 8 and above, parents free
CONTACT: Traci Pantzke at (701) 235-0611 or register at PFYouthDay2yahoo.com
WHAT: Mentored youth pheasant hunt sponsored by the Red River Area Sportsmens Club
WHEN: Oct. 4
CONTACT: Wahpeton (N.D.) Park Board at (701) 642-2811
WHAT: FM Walleyes Unlimited Inc. Cormorant Fall Classic
WHEN: September 20-21
WHERE: Big Cormorant Lake in Becker County, Minnesota
FEE: $260 entry fee includes a prime rib dinner, lake stocking fee, conservation fee and big fish pot
CONTACT: Barry Chouinard at (218) 790-4762 or email@example.com
WHAT: Firearms safety classes for ages 11 to adult. Class size limited to 16
WHEN: Sept. 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 at 7 p.m. with range day Sept. 27
WHERE: Head of the Red Gun Club, Breckenridge, Minn.
CONTACT: Dan or Wendy Swedlund at (218) 643-3211
WHAT: North Country Trail Fest at Fort Ransom State Park
WHEN: Sept 13. 9 a.m. - guided 4.4-mile round trip hike on North Country Trail; noon – lunch; 1 p.m. – geo-caching workshop and hike; 4 p.m. – North Dakota wildlife workshop; 6 p.m. – dinner; 6:45 p.m. – updates on the North Country Trail; 8 p.m. – bluegrass music and campfire
WHERE: Fort Ransom State Park, Fort Ransom, N.D.
CONTACT: Deb Koepplin at (701) 845-8443
To get an event listed in the Outdoors Calendar, please send one of the following ways by 4 p.m. Wednesday:
Mail: Outdoors Events, The Forum, 101 5th St. N., Fargo, ND, 58107
Fax: (701) 241-5487