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Outdoors calendar for the week of July 3

Meetings

• Niagara Musky Association, the Eldredge Club, 17 Broad St., City of Tonawanda, 7-9 p.m Tuesday, Call 223-3816.

• New York Walleye Association, George Washington Fishing & Camping Club, 2805 Niagara St., 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Call 875-8148.

Archery

• Niagara Frontier 3-D 2016 League, North Forest Rod & Gun Club, Lockport, sign-ups 3:30-6 p.m., Tuesday, Call 417-2544.

Shooting sports

• West Falls Conservation Society Open Trap Shooting, 55 Bridge St., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays. For shoot details, call 655-5030.

• Fifth Annual Clays for Heroes Fundraising Shoot, Rochester Brooks International Skeet & Trap Club, Rush, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 13, registered or fun shoots, awards after last squad, walk-ins welcome. For more details and registration options, call 698-5892 or visit winscoreonline.com.

Certification classes

To view the Department of Environmental Conservation registration format for certification class dates and nearest location, go to dec.ny.gov/outdoor/7860. Area certification instructors can post details of those classes with an email to: odrswill@gmail.com.

Pistol

• Firearms Training of WNY Class: “NYS Pistol Permit Class,” Northtown Center, Williamsville, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Call 903-2558 or visit info@ftwny.com.

• Security Weapons & Training Institute, 659 Ridge Road, Lackawanna, Class: “NYS Pistol Permit Class,” 10 a.m., Saturday. Call 822-1043 or go to swatstore.com.

Banquets/fundraisers

• Surviving Life with Lyme Disease Fundraiser for Kelsey & Collin Voss, American Legion Post No. 362, East Aurora, noon-5 p.m., Sunday, July 24. Call 548-6804 or 652-2256.

Hiking/nature

• Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java Events: “Allenberg Bog Walk,” 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 10; and “Family Walk at Beaver Meadow,” 2 p.m. July 10. Most events require registration. For details, call (585) 457-3228 (ext. 10) or go to buffaloaudubon.org.

•Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Summer Discovery Camps at Tifft: “Five-Day Bump in the Night Camp (for ages 5-8, must have completed kindergarten),” July 18-22. For all programs and registration details, call 825-6397 (ext. 338) or visit TIFFT.org.

• Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Dr., Depew, Programs: “Senior Stroll,” 10:30 a.m., Wednesday; and “Woods Walk: Nature Photography,” 11 a.m. Saturday. For all programs, call 683-5959 or visit reinsteinwoods.org/events.

• NYS Parks Niagara Region Interpretive Program: “Evening River Bike Tour,” Niagara Falls State Park,” 6-8 p.m., July 10. To register, call 282-5154.

• Foothills Trail Club Events: “Amherst Canalway Saunter,” 10 a.m. Tuesday, call 882-3488; and “Clarence,” 9 a.m., Saturday, call 759-2628. For all events, visit foothillstrailclub.org.

• Paths, Peaks & Paddles Program: “Mommy and Me Paddle,” 9 a.m. -11:30 a.m. Saturday. For complete details, call 213-0350 or email: pppinfo@pathspeakspaddles.com.

• Letchworth State Park Interpretive Programs: “Learn About Letchworth Series – Letchworth State Park: The Scenic Society Years 1907-1930,” 10 a.m. Saturday; and “Nature Walk – Birch Trail,” 1 p.m., July 10. For all programs, call (585) 493-3625.

Send items 15 days in advance to Will Elliott, 9777 Bernd Road, Pavilion, N.Y., 14525 or email odrswill@gmail.com.