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Conservation Calendar


Original Turkey Shoot -- The Little Crow Archery Club is holding an "Original Turkey Shoot" Saturday, Nov. 22 at the indoor range at 423 Benson Ave. SW in Willmar from 9-11:30 a.m. Take aim with 10 shots for $1. All participants will go through a mini training on archery, including how to aim a bow and safety issues. Prizes will be awarded in each age division for boys and girls 17 and under. Registration is required by Monday, Nov. 17.

Friends of NRA fundraiser -- The Kandiyohi County Friends of NRA will be holding a fundraising dinner and auction at the Green Mill in Willmar Nov. 25 at 5:30 p.m. Half of the money raised will go to national causes and the other half will be dedicated to Minnesota causes that promote shooting safety and education. The admission fee is $25 per person. For more information, contact Scott Lembke at 218-355-0851 or


E-Z Riders Sno Club -- The E-Z Riders Sno Club will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the American Legion in New London. Social and supper at 6 p.m., and the meeting at 7:15 p.m.

Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association -- The West Central chapter of the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association will hold its November meeting on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. at Melvin's on the Lake in Spicer. All persons interested in the sport of spearing are welcome to attend.

To get your outdoors activity in the Conservation Calendar, mail a copy of a flier or handout to West Central Tribune, c/o Outdoors, Box 839, Willmar, MN 56201; fax to 320-235-6769; or email and put "Conservation Calendar" in the subject line. Submissions must be received by Wednesday to be published in the following weekend edition. No phone calls, please.