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Outdoors calendar for week of Feb. 14


• 3-F Club, 904 Swann Road, Lewiston, 7 p.m., Tuesday. Call 791-3809.

• Siberian Husky Club of the Niagara Frontier, Nike Base Community Center, Grand Island, 7 p.m., Tuesday. Visit

• Federated Sportsmen’s Clubs of Cattaraugus County, Little Valley Legion, 7 p.m., Tuesday. Call 532-5082.

• Southtowns Walleye Association, 5895 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg, 7 p.m., Thursday. Call 649-8202.

• Lake Erie Chapter of Federation of Fly Fishers, American Legion Post No. 735, Legion Dr., West Seneca, fly tying at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday. Call 675-4766.

• Erie County Chapter of SCOPE, VFW Post No. 8113, the Chicken Coop, 299 Lydecker Road, West Seneca, 7 p.m., Thursday. Call 825-4174 or 685-4387.


• WNY 2016 Winter 3-D League, Evans Rod & Gun Club, 864 Cain Road, Angola, 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Feb. 21, breakfast starting at 7 a.m., call Ray Zylinski Jr. at 866-5072.

• Niagara Region 2016 Winter 3-D League, Erie County Conservation Society, Miller Ave., Chaffee, sunrise to 1 p.m., Feb. 21. Call Greg Gattie at 675-2057.

Shooting sports

• Tonawandas Sportsmen’s Club 900 Bullseye Match Results for Feb. 6: First Andy Namynanik, 828, 13 bullseyes (X); Bill Ketterer, 806, 7 X; and John Dworak, 804, 4 X.

Certification classes

To view the Department of Environmental Conservation registration format for certification class dates and for classes nearest your location, go to


• Firearms Training of WNY Classes: “NYS Pistol Permit Class,” Northtown Center, Williamsville, 6-9 p.m., Wednesday; and “Utah, Florida & Arizona Multi-State Permit Class,” 5:45-9:45 p.m., Feb. 23. Call 903-2558 or visit

• Security Weapons & Training Institute, 659 Ridge Road, Lackawanna, Class: “NYS Pistol Permit Class,” 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday. Call 822-1043 or go to

• Jim Carr Pistol Permit Class, Cavalry Baptist Church, Batavia, Feb. 29. Call 778-9431 or visit


• Cabela’s Free Firearms Safety and Education Course, 2003 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga, “Protection Outside the Home”, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday and 1 p.m., Saturday. Pre-registration not required. For details, call 608-4770 or visit

• Allegheny Sport Travel & Outdoor Show, Monroeville Convention Center, Pittsburgh area, Wednesday-Feb. 21.

• Niagara Frontier Gun Show: Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Dept., Route 104, Medina, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Feb. 27 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Feb. 28, 65 exhibitor tables, $5 admission. For show details, visit


• Wyoming/Genesee County Chapter No. 843 of Pheasants Forever 2016 Annual Banquet, Alexander Fire Hall, 10708 Alexander Road, 5 p.m., March 5. For reservation options, call Tom Kelsey at (585) 993-6120 or email:


• Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java Event: “Snow Art – Color and Form,” 2-4p.m., Saturday. Most BAS events require registration. For details, call (585) 457-3228 (ext. 10) or go to

• Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Event: “Cabin Fever Frolic (all ages),” 2-3:30 p.m. Thursday. For all TNP programs and registration details, call 825-6397 (ext. 338) or visit

• Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Dr., Depew, Program: “Stories in the Woods (for ages 3-7),” 10:30 a.m., Saturday. For all Environmental Education Center programs, call 683-5959 or visit

• New York State Parks Niagara Region Interpretive Programs: “Winter Scavinger Hunts,” at DeVeaux State Park, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Tuesday and at Knox Farm State Park, 2-3:30 p.m., Friday, call 282-5154.

• Foothills Trail Club Event: “Knox Farm State Park – Cross Country Ski,” 10 a.m., Wednesday, call 759-6442 or 652-6190. For all Foothills events, visit

• Letchworth State Park Interpretive Program: “Hog’s Back Trek,” 10 a.m., Wednesday. For all LSP programs, call (585) 493-3625.

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