Outdoor Calendar



ONGOING
Hunter Education 2011. Class sign up is the first Monday of
every Month at 6 p.m. (no early signups). First class starts
on sign up day at 6:30 p.m. and runs until 9:30 p.m.
Limited class size is 50. Donation of $7 requested. Class
dates Feb. No Classes. March 7, 14, 21, 28; April 4, 11,
18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23; June No Classes; July 5, 11, 18,
25; Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22; Sept. 6, 12, 19, 26; Oct. 3, 10, 17,
24; Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19, 21. Details: Lapeer
County Sportsmen’s Club 810-724-6579. 72-hour fishing
license. Available for residents and non-residents for $21,
$9 for senior residents. Valid for all species. Details:
www.michigan. gov/ fishing JANUARY-APRIL
Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club Winter Archery Schedule.
Mondays 7-9 p.m., Animal Targets; Tuesdays 5-spot targets 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wednesdays Youth Archery 6:30 p.m.;
Thursdays Animal Targets 9 a.m., Traditional 7 p.m.;
Saturdays youth/adult archery 4-7 p.m., starts January 8.
Details: 810-724-8034.
FEB. 12
Rabies shot clinic. Hosted by Michigan Coonhunters
Association. Provided by Dr. Nicole Wernette of Mayvile
Vet Clinic. Shots reduced to $7. No other exams or office
calls day of. Other vaccinations available at normal cost.
Located 1 mile south of Kings Mill 3/4 mile west of Lake
Pleasant Rd. on Welch Rd. Pre-register at 989-843-5030.
FEB. 12
Rabbit Round-Up sponsored by the North Branch Area
Business Association. AMerican Legion Hall. Check-in
6:30-8:00 a.m. Shotgun start 8:15 a.m. Return check-in
3:30 p.m. Cash prizes, continental breakfast, lunch,
awards. Details: Bowman’s Outdoors 810-346-8500,
Standing Room Salon 810-688-8899 or Jeremy Yarbrough
State Farm 810-793-6666.
FEB. 12
Lapeer County Sportsman’s Club Bowling Pin Shoot. Sign-up

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Runs until final sign-up has shot the pins.
$5 members, $10 non-members. Details: www.lapeersportsmen.org
FEB. 13
Winter Cowboy Shoot, Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club,
9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Details: 248-628-7424.
FEB. 18-20
25th Michigan Deer and Turkey Spectacular. Lansing Center,
Lansing. 250+ vendor booths, seminars and more. Details:
www.deerinfo.com
FEB. 19
Fifth annual Wheelin’ Team 457.net Ice Fishing Tournament.
Potter’s Lake, 259 Oglethorpe Drive, Lapeer. Free Fishing
Weekend (no license required/state regulations still
apply). $5 registration fee at 10 a.m., fishing runs 11 a.m.-
3 p.m. with awards following at 3:30 p.m. Lunch delivered
to your ice shanty. Tournament is a 2-person team event.
Details: Ray Brown 989-225-9259 or Roger Wilcox 810-
338-0880.
FEB. 19
Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club Handgun Steel Fun Shoot.
Starts at 9:30 a.m. with final sign-up at 2:30 p.m. No magnums. $5 per run members, $10 non-members. Details:
810-895-8259.
FEB. 19-20
Winter segment of Free Fishing Weekend. Residents and
non-residents can fish for free on all waters, no license
required. All state fishing regulations still apply. Details:
www.michigan.gov/dnre.
FEB. 24-27
Outdoorama. Rock Financial Showplace in Novi. Big Buck
Night Thursday night. Doors open Thursday/Friday, 2-9:30
p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Adults $10, Children ages 5-14 $5, Kids under 5 admitted
free of charge. Details: outdoorama.com


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