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Erie County Chapter of SCOPE, Elma Conservation Club, 600 Creek Rd., 7:30 p.m., Tuesday. Call 852-4174 or 655-4665.

3-F Conservation Society, 904 Swann Rd., Lewiston, 7:30 p.m., Tuesday. Call 791-3809.

Erie County Conservation Society, Miller Ave., Protection, 7:30 p.m., Monday. Call 537-9167.

Siberian Husky Club of the Niagara Frontier, NIKE Base, 3278 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island, 7:30 p.m., Tuesday. Call 826-0361.

Niagara County Chapter of SCOPE, B. Leo Dolan American Legion Post, 42 Niagara St., Lockport, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday. Call 772-2261.

Southtowns Walleye Association, Newton Abbott Fire Hall, 3426 Abbott Rd., Orchard Park, 7:30 p.m., Thursday. Tom "Mr. Bill" Owczarczak will discuss ice fishing. Call 675-0057.

Chautauqua Lake Musky Hunters, Fishing Association Building, Celeron, 7 p.m., Thursday. Call 782-3404.

Shooting sports

Evans Rod & Gun Club Annual Sight-In Days, 864 Cain Rd., Town of Evans, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., today. Call 947-5251 or 549-0333.


S & S Archery Pro Shop Indoor 3-D Winter League starts Dec. 1-3 at S & S Taxidermy, Route 219, Springville, featuring classes for Youth, Women, Men and IBO shooters. Call 592-2404.


Fifth Annual Cystic Fibrosis Parade of Stars Banquet, Rich Renaissance Niagara Atrium, 6-9:30 p.m., Nov. 19. Call 686-9400.


Wrights Corners Fire Company Gun Show, 4043 Lake Ave., (Route 78) 9 a.m.-3 p.m., today. Call 434-0289 or 863-2274.

Springville Gun Show, Springville Volunteer Fire Department Rec Hall, 405 West Main St., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m., next Sunday. Call (800) 225-7338, 542-9929 or go to:

Certification classes


UAW 686 Pistol Club NRA Certified Pistol Course, UAW Hall, Walnut and Vine streets, Lockport, 6-9 p.m., Tuesday. Call 778-9935 or 434-1563.

Wheatfield Firearms Safety Education and Conservation Committee NYS Pistol Permit Course, Wheatfield Community Center, 2790 Church Rd., 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday. Call 694-6441.

American Sportsmen Center Pistol Certification Classes, 6-10 p.m. Mondays or noon-4 p.m., Saturdays. Call 743-8575.

Buffalo Gun Center Pistol Permit Classes, 6-10 p.m. Mondays or Wednesdays or 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Call 833-2581.

A Best Pistol Permit Course, 3976 Walden Ave., Lancaster. Classes available Wednesday or Saturday. Call 681-2248.


Franklinville Conservation Club, Elm Street, 6-10 p.m., Friday and noon-5 p.m., Saturday. Call 444-7177 or 676-5630.


USCG Auxiliary Safe Boating Course, Lancaster Municipal Bldg., Nov. 27. Call Dave Celani (694-2856).


Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Rd., North Java. Sunday Family Walks and Talks, "Beneath the Leaf Litter," 3 p.m., today and "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle," next Sunday. "Study Skin Workshop," 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Tuesday; "Babes in the Olmstead Woods, Cazenovia Park (for preschoolers)," 10 a.m., Friday; and "Knox Farm State Park Hike," 9 a.m., Saturday. For complete details, call (585) 457-3228, ext. 10, or e-mail:

Tifft Nature Preserve Programs, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd.: "Discovery Field Kit Tours" Thursday-Saturday; "Thursday Wellness Walk," 10 a.m.-noon. For registered programs, call 896-5200, ext. 338. For all other TNP programs, call 825-6397.

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 77 Honorine Dr., Cheektowaga. Public guided tours (no reservations needed), 10 a.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays. "Seasonal Changes," 2 p.m., Saturday. For all program information, call 851-7201 or 683-5959.

Niagara Frontier Region of New York State Parks Program: "Dream Catchers," Evangola State Park, 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday. Call 826-8895.

Foothills Trail Club Hikes: "Tonawanda-North Tonawanda Fall Jaunt," 10 a.m., Saturday, call 836-4270; and "Clarence Bike Path - Goodrich Road to Salt Road and return," 1 p.m., next Sunday, call 759-6345.

Niagara Frontier Chapter of Adirondack Mountain Club event: "Lewiston Walk Hike," next Sunday. Call 532-5259 or 564-2106.

Letchworth State Park Interpretive Programs: "Old Growth Forest Visit - Dehgayasoh Valley Woods," 10 a.m., Saturday. Call (585) 493-3625.

Niagara Bruce Trail Hikes: "Niagara on the Lake," 10 a.m., Wednesday, call (905) 468-8273; "Burgoyne Woods," 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, call (905) 684-2090; "Fonthill Rail," 10 a.m., Saturday, call (905) 892-6279; "Merritt Trail," 10 a.m., Saturday, call (905) 684-3248; and "Welland Canal," 2 p.m., next Sunday, call (905) 892-6279.

Send items 15 days in advance to Will Elliott, 648 Ransom Road, Lancaster, 14086, or fax to 685-0420, or e-mail to

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