August 2012 - Outdoor Calendar
3: Ducks Unlimited - The Edmond Pre-Migration Waterfowl Hunters Party and Remington Park; Eclipse Suite – Tickets are $50 single $80 Couple and a Group Table of 8 for $360.00. For more information contact Tim Miller at (405) 593-2657.
3: "Hooked on Fishing," classes for youth. Free fishing clinic for ages 5-15. Edwards Park Lake, 1515 N. Bryant. 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. Learn fishing basics, equipment provided. For more information and to register in advance go online to:www.okcpal.org or call 405-316-FISH (5474).
4: Quality Deer Management Banquet at the Park Inn by Radisson (Tulsa Airport, 2201 North 77 ave). Doors open at 5 p.m. For more information about the banquet for tickets contact Jerry at (918) 671-4946.
4 & 5: Southern Plains Traditional Archery Championships at McAlester Army Ammunition Depot hosted by Backwoods Bowhunters. Books open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 2 p.m. Saturday will be recurves & long bows and self bows on Sunday. Classes are mens, womens, youth and cub. New class is Senior 60 years old and over. All rounds $15.00. Cubs shoot for free. There are arrow restrictions on longbow and self bow but not on recurve. For more information contact Chuck Witte at (405) 354-1639 or Pat Finnigan at (405) 262-7559.
6: The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation Regular Commission Meeting. Meetings are held monthly at the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation Building (auditorium), 1801 N. Lincoln, Oklahoma City, OK at 9:00 a.m.
10: "Hooked on Fishing," classes for youth. Free fishing clinic for ages 5-15. South Lakes Fishing Pond (West) SW 119 and Meridian. 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. Learn fishing basics, equipment provided. For more information and to register in advance go online to:www.okcpal.org or call 405-316-FISH (5474).
11: The 5th Annual Sportsmen’s Beast Feast will be held at the Muskogee Civic Center Arena, doors open at 5:00 PM event begins at 6:00 PM. This year BOOM Outdoors is proud to present BASS Master Elite Series Angler, Edwin Evers! Edwin is consistently ranked as one of the top 5 bass fishermen in the world! BBQ dinner, country music, thousands of dollars of door prizes, tons of vendors. Advanced tickets are required (this event will sell out), $10.00 for men, $5.00 for boys 12 and under (sorry ladies this is a guys only night out). Visit www.boomoutdoors.com for more ticket information or call (918) 781-2880.
17: "Hooked on Fishing," classes for youth. Free fishing clinic for ages 5-15. South Lakes Fishing Pond (West) SW 119 and Meridian. 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. Learn fishing basics, equipment provided. For more information and to register in advance go online to:www.okcpal.org or call 405-316-FISH (5474).
18: OKNAVHDA Training Day. OKNAVHDA is the local chapter to NAVHDA (North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association) and conducts monthly dog training events including Upland Field work, Waterfowl Retrieving, and Tracking. We welcome guests to come out and see what our training days are all about. For more information, go to www.oknavhda.com and click on the “Training Days” tab, or go to the “Forum” tab where you will find out more about our training days. If you have questions call: Mike Byer at (405) 406-1956.
22: Land, water and wildlife habitat conservation
opportunities workshop for private landowners and
professionals. Interested in creating wildlife habitat on your
property? How about soil or water conservation practices? You
invited to attend this workshop to learn about technical and financial assistance programs that are available to landowners in south central Oklahoma and north central Texas. The workshop will be held at the SOuthern Oklahoma technology Center in Ardmore. Registration fee is $10 and includes lunch. For more information or to register Visit www.regonline.com/nrcsworkshop or Tracy Cumbie at (580) 224-6292.
25: Sooner Retriever Club Training day. For more information contact Bill Blochowiak at Labske@aol.com
25: Ducks Unlimited Guthrie Shoot at Silverleaf Shotgun Sports in Guthrie at 7 a.m. Registration is $85 for singles or $400 for a squad of 5. Please bring your own eyewear, shells and hearing protection.
25: Seventh Annual Central Oklahoma 89er Chapter of Quail Forever fundraising banquet will be held at the Sportsman’s Country Club. Banquet starts at 6:00 pm. Quail Forever, a non-profit habitat conservation organization, was founded in 2005 in response to the continuing decline of quail populations locally and throughout their natural range, working hand in with ODWC and OSU research biologists. Early Bird (deadline August 1) pricing for Membership dinner tickets are $55 which includes a great dinner, a year’s membership and subscription to the Quail Forever Journal and Quail Forever decal. Chapter Sponsorships are available for as little as $250 as well as Corporate Sponsorships, which include membership, dinner tickets along with event recognition, promotional opportunities via website and email depending upon the level of sponsorship. Sponsorship information can be found by visiting the website www.centralokquailforever.org. or call (405) 415-5724.
25: Ducks Unlimited membership and fundraising event at case Community Center (1050 Wekiwa Rd) Sand Springs. Tickets are $45 for single and $55 for couple. Deadline is August 17. For more information contact Steve Quay at (918) 245-1477 or Bob Green at (918) 241-5546.
25: National Wild Turkey Federation Edmond
Gobblers chapter banquet at North Church (1601 W. Memorial Road,
On Memorial between Western and Penn), Oklahoma City, OK 73134.
Doors open at 6:00. Dinner and auctions 6:30
For more information contact Dave Childress at (405) 202-4401 or email@example.com
25 & 26: Sportsman's & Outdoor Expo at the Chisholm Trail Expo Center on the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Enid. To request show information and contracts log on to our website at www.knid.com
26: Oklahoma Wildlife Management Association (OWMA) Sporting
Clay Event at Silverleaf Shotgun Sports in Guthrie, OK. Members
are welcome and encouraged to bring any number of guests that
are interested in joining the OWMA upon arrival. If you
are a current member of the OWMA-$100 per adult shooter, $60 per
youth shooter - 18 and under (additional non-shooting guests
$35). If you joined in 2012, your first Sporting Clay Event is
For more information or reservations contact Lisa Addison at (580)276-9893 Please RSVP. Check out the resort on line at http://www.silverleafshotgunsports.com Each person is responsible for his/her own shotgun, hearing protection, safety glasses, shells etc. (Bring at least 2 boxes of shells)