Nov. 8 – Three-F Club Winter Fun Skeet League kicks off, Swann Road, Lewiston. You must have 5 scores by Jan. 14. Unlimited shoot ahead. You do not have to be on a team to sign up. Shooting takes place Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.
Nov. 9 – Erie County Federation of Sportmen’s Clubs monthly meeting at the Southtowns Walleye Association Clubhouse located at 5895 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg. Board meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Regular meeting starts at 7 p.m.
Nov. 10 – Veteran’s Day Celebraton with veteran Theodore Roosevelt, former president and outdoorsman, hiking the Long Trail at Beaver Meadow Audubon Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java. Preregistration is required. Cost is $5. Call 585-457-3228.
Nov. 10 – Then and Now Photo Hiking Series at Artpark State Park from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Preregister at 282-5154.
Nov. 11 – 97 Rock’s “Huntstock,” celebrating the beginning of hunting season, will be held at the Cumulus Festival Grounds at 97 Rock Studios from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. A gathering of all things hunting. For more info contact Philip Leone at 888-9726.
Nov. 11 – Free Fishing Day across the state as a tribute to Veterans.
Nov. 11 – Ladies Shoot N’ Hoot program at North Forest Rod and Gun Club, Lockport starting at 1 p.m. Lesson in trap and 5-Stand as well as properly cleaning and maintaining your firearms.
Nov. 11 – Gorge at Low Water Hike at Whirlpool State Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Register at 282-5154.
Nov. 11-12 – Niagara Frontier Gun Show at the Springville Fire Hall, 405 Main St., Springville. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit www.nfgshows.com. $5 admission.
Nov. 14 – Final day, woodcock season in upstate New York.
Nov. 14 – Niagara County Chapter of SCOPE will hold its monthly meeting at the Wilson Conservation Club, Route 425, Wilson starting at 7 p.m.
Nov. 16 – Southtowns Walleye Association of WNY monthly meeting at the club house located at 5895 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg starting at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be taxidermist Franklin Thompson talking about how to prep your trophy for mounting.
Nov. 16 – Erie County Chapter of SCOPE monthly meeting at the Harvey D. Morin Post, 965 Center Road, West Seneca starting at 7 p.m.
Nov. 16 – Beaver Meadow Eagle Watch from 10 a.m. to noon on Beaver Pond with naturalist Tom Kerr. Preregistration at 585-457-3228. Cost is $5.
Nov. 16 – Lake Erie Chapter, Fly Fishers International will hold its monthly meeting at the American Legion Post No. 735 on Legion Drive, West Seneca. Fly tying from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. followed by the business meeting. Guest speaker will be DEC’s Senior Aquatic Biologist James Markham talking about lake and stream surveys. Public is invited to attend. Call 675-4766 for more info.
Nov. 16 – White Deer Tours begin at the former Seneca Army Depot, Romulus. Reservations can be made at www.senecawhitedeer.org.
Nov. 18 – Southern Zone regular season big game opener.
Nov. 18 – Artpark Fall Birding Hike from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. with Buffalo Audubon naturalist Tom Kerr and Buffalo-Niagara Waterkeeper staff. Preregistration required at 585-457-3228.
Nov. 18 – Gorge at Low Water Hike at Whirlpool State Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Register at 282-5154.
Nov. 18 – Autumn Tree ID Hike at Knox Farm State Park from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 549-1050 to register.
Nov. 18 – Tonawanda Turkeys – Join naturalist Tom Kerr with Buffalo Audubon for a walk through Elmlawn Memorial Park in search of the areas resident flock of birds from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Pre-register at 585-457-3228.
Nov. 18-19 – DEC Region 9 Deer and Bear Check Station on Route 16 in Holland from noon to 8 p.m. on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Drop off for Venison Donation Coalition before 6 p.m.
Nov. 19 – Deer and Bear Check Station at Cabela’s, 2003 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. All people who check animals with biologists will automatically be entered into a drawing for a $400 processing package.
Nov. 25 – Niagara River Gulls with Buffalo Audubon naturalist Tom Kerr from the New York Power Authority fishing platform in the lower Niagara River from 10 a.m. to noon. Pre-registration required. Call 585-457-3228.