Forum staff reports, Published February 28 2010
WHAT: Ice Fishing Derby with cash prizes and raffle prizes
WHEN: March 6, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Dry Lake near Ashley, N.D.
FEE: $10 per ticket
CONTACT: Eric at (701) 288-2025 or (701) 710-0202
WHAT: Youth Ice Fishing Derby
WHEN: March 6, 1 to 3 p.m.
WHERE: Heitkamp Pond, east of the Minn-Dak Sugar Beet Plant, Wahpeton, N.D.
CONTACT: Wahpeton Parks and Recreation at (701) 642-2811
Meetings, classes, banquets
WHAT: Red River Valley Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation banquet
WHEN: March 4, 5:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. dinner
WHERE: Marriott Courtyard Inn, 1080 28th Ave. So., Moorhead
FEE: $50 single, $70 couple, $20 under age 18, $285 sponsor
CONTACT: Rod Brasel at (218) 233-3174 or Hal Dickelman at (218) 233-3050
WHAT: The Outdoor Adventure Foundation’s annual fundraiser dinner banquet to provide hunting and fishing adventures for youths with cancer and disabled veterans. Live-silent auction hunting and fishing trips, wildlife prints, raffles for outdoor gear for men and women
WHEN: March 13, 5 to 10 p.m.
WHERE: Ramada Plaza Suites Crystal Ballroom, Fargo
FEE: $30 for dinner, door prizes (Tickets available at Scheels All Sports hunting department, Wholesale Sports, The Outdoorsman)
CONTACT: Brian Solum at (701) 361-1888 or (701) 277-5900 or at www.ndoaf.org
WHAT: Red River Riders ATV & Dirt Bike Club meeting
WHEN: March 17, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Wild Rice (N.D.) Bar and Grill
CONTACT: Les Schermerhorn at (218) 233-1035 or www.redriverridersatv.org
WHAT: Fly Tying 101: Learn the basics of fly tying.
WHEN: Thursdays, March 18 to April 22, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Fargo Parks and Recreation Depot boardroom, 701 Main Ave., Fargo
CONTACT: Craig Bjur at (701) 241-1356, email@example.com or www.fargoparks.com
WHAT: Valley City Chapter of Ducks Unlimited 2010 Banquet
WHEN: March 20, 5 p.m. social hour, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. live auction, raffles
WHERE: Valley City (N.D.) Eagles Club
FEE: $35 single ticket, $50 for couples (Purchase tickets by March 8 for chance at the early bird prize, a .22 rifle)
CONTACT: Scott Tichy at (701) 749-2609
WHAT: Adult firearms safety classes. A home study course for anyone over 18 years old. Upon completing this course, can hunt in any state
CONTACT: Scott Sele at (218) 435-2404 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT: Adult firearms safety course for 18 years and older. Can take the course online or have a course packet mailed.
CONTACT: Jim Tjon at (218) 584-5382
To get an event listed in the Outdoors Calendar, please send one of the following ways by noon Wednesday:
Mail: Outdoors Events, The Forum, 101 5th St. N., Fargo, ND, 58107
Fax: (701) 241-5487