August 2014 - Outdoor Calendar
2: Eastern Oklahoma Branch of Quality Deer Management Association 10th Annual Banquet and Fundraiser
Location: Marriot Tulsa Hotel, Southern Hills
Address: 1902 East 71 Street, Tulsa, OK 74136
Doors open at 5 Dinner at 7pm
9: Tulsa Bird Dog Association to Host Youth Outdoor Expo
Tulsa, Okla. – The Tulsa Bird Dog Association is once again hosting the Youth Outdoor Expo, August 9 from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Tulsa Gun Club, 8888 Mohawk Blvd. This is a hands-on opportunity for outdoors education in a fun and safe environment.
Participants will learn to shoot rim-fire rifles, shotguns, archery and BB guns from Oklahoma game wardens and other local outdoor clubs as well as learning the basics of fishing. New additions to the expo include ATV safety education, indigenous snake education, and raptor and bee-keeper demos. The Expo is free and geared toward youth, but adults wanting to learn more about outdoor sportsmanship are welcome to attend.
“We are excited to bring outdoors education to Tulsa’s youth,” said Shane Bevel, founder of the Youth Outdoor Expo. “The event is a great education opportunity and offers fun for the entire family!” The Tulsa Bird Dog Association is a non-profit dedicated to outdoors education and promoting upland hunting in Northeast Oklahoma. In addition to the Tulsa Bird Dog Association, the Tulsa Archery Association, the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, and Tulsa Fly Fishers will be in attendance with outdoors education booths. A free lunch will be provided for all participants.
For directions to and more information on the Youth Outdoor Expo, please visit http://www.tulsabirddog.org/.
9: Bartlesville Chapter of Ducks Unlimited Hosts Fundraising Event
12: Eastern Oklahoma County Ducks Unlimited Fundraiser 5-10PM - McAlisters in Midwest City, OK
16: Oklahoma Wildlife Management Association: Annual Sporting Clay Shoot
Dust off your shotguns and come warm up for Dove Season!
WHEN: Saturday, August 16th
WHERE: Silverleaf Shotgun Sports in Guthrie, OK
COST: $400/4 person team, $200/Station Sponsor, $125/ Individual
Registration starts at 7:30 am
RSVP: Lisa Addison (580)276-9893
16: Sooner Retriever Club training session contact Bill Blochowiak for info Labske@aol.com
22: Eastern Oklahoma County (EOC) Ducks Unlimited Chapter Hosts Fundraising Banquet
The Eastern Oklahoma County (EOC) Chapter of Ducks Unlimited is holding its annual fundraising event on Friday, August 22, 2014 at the Midwest City Community Center, 200 N. Midwest Blvd, Midwest City, Oklahoma 73170. Doors open at 6:00 pm.
Ducks Unlimited is the world’s largest non-profit conservation organization dedicated to conserving, restoring and managing wetlands and associated habitats for North America’s waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people. Ducks Unlimited has conserved over 13 million acres of habitat in North America, including over 37,000 acres in Oklahoma.
Each year, Oklahoma Chapters of Ducks Unlimited hold a grassroots fundraising event to support Ducks Unlimited’ s conservation work. Ducks Unlimited commits a minimum of 80 cents of every dollar to conservation programs and uses partnerships ensure conservation is achieved as effectively and efficiently as possible.
The cost for the fundraising event is $35 single (1), $50 couple (2), $15 Military w/ ID (1), $265 Party Table (8), and $100 Military Table (8) and includes dinner and a 1-year membership to Ducks Unlimited. There will be raffles for various hunting products and equipment, as well as a silent and live auction. There will be over four (4) hunts up for grabs and lots of guns!
If you are interested in attending the fundraising event and dinner, please visit:
www.ducks.org/oklahoma/events to purchase tickets, or they can be purchased at the door. Purchase your tickets online before August 15, 2014 and you will be entered in a drawing for a K2 Summit 20 Cooler!
We are also offering a special Raffle Packet Online Purchase Special - purchase your $200 Raffle Packet online and you'll get $50.00 off - $150.00 for over $300.00 worth of Tickets!
If you are interested in becoming a corporate sponsor, please email email@example.com or call Randall Cole at (479) 220-9735.
We are going to give away a Polaris Sportsman 400 4-wheeler the night of the event. There are a limited number of tickets being sold. Please call Randall Cole to purchase your tickets for $10 each. Winner need not be present to win.
To learn more about Oklahoma Ducks Unlimited and our conservation efforts, visit OK.ducks.org. If you are interested in becoming a Ducks Unlimited volunteer, please contact Nathan Johnson at NJohnson@ducks.org or call (405) 315-0093.
23: Cleveland Ducks Unlimited Party
23-24: 2014 KNID Sportsman's & Outdoor Expo
The 2014 KNID Sportsman's and Outdoor Expo is August 23rd and 24th in Enid. The expo is held in the Chisholm Trail Expo Center on the Garfield County Fairgrounds. The show hours are Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. Door prizes include taxidermy mounts as well as hunting and fishing trips. For more information call Patrick Dinnin at (580) 237-1390 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
23: Central Oklahoma Quail Forever 89ers Chapter Symposium and 9th Annual Fundraising Banquet
The daylong symposium will begin with registration at 9:30 a.m. and close at 2:30 p.m. It will be followed at 5:30 p.m. by the organization's ninth annual fundraising banquet. All events will take place at the Crowne Plaza hotel, near Northwest Expressway at May Avenue in Oklahoma City.