Out­doors Cal­en­dar / What’s hap­pen­ing in & around WNY

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To­day – WNY En­vi­ron­men­tal Fed­er­a­tion meeting at 2 p.m. at Hoak’s Restau­rant, S4100 Lakeshore Road, Ham­burg. In case of bad weather con­tact Dan Tone at 655-0975.

To­day – Start of win­ter trap and 3-D archery leagues at Alden Rod & Gun Club ,12 County Line Road. For trap, call Tom Ess at 431-9292; for archery call Phil Wil­liams at 553-7445. To­day – Buck­horn Is­land cross coun­try ski from 10 a.m. to noon. Pr­ereg­is­ter at 549-1050.

Tues­day – Erie County Fish­eries Ad­vi­sory Board meeting at Bi­son City Rod and Gun Club, 511 Ohio St., Buf­falo, 7 p.m., An op­tional 6 p.m. meeting will be held to dis­cuss the Costa FLW Se­ries Tour­na­ment in July.

Wed­nes­day – 2 the Out­door En­vi­ron­men­tal Fo­rum No. 12 fo­cus­ing on An­i­mal Com­mu­ni­ca­tion. The three-per­son fo­rum will be held at Tifft Na­ture Pre­serve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buf­falo, 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Con­tact Terry Belke at terry.belke@wgrz.com for more info. Free. Thurs­day – South­towns Wall­eye As­so­ci­a­tion monthly meeting at 5895 South­west­ern Blvd., Ham­burg, 7:30 p.m.

Thurs­day – Lake Erie Chap­ter of Fly Fish­ers In­ter­na­tional will hold its monthly meeting at the Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 735, Le­gion Dr., West Seneca, 6 p.m. with fly ty­ing, 7 p.m. for the busi­ness por­tion. Guest speaker will be Drew Nis­bet of Clarence, Fish­ing Man­ager with Orvis Buf­falo.

Fri­day-Jan.21 – Greater Ni­a­gara Fish­ing and Out­door Expo, Con­fer­ence and Event Cen­ter Ni­a­gara Falls, 100 Old Falls Street, Ni­a­gara Falls. Visit www.ni­a­garafishing­expo. com for more in­for­ma­tion. Ad­mis­sion is $10 for the day, a week­end pass is $20. Satur­day – Evan­gola State Park snow­shoe ad­ven­ture from 10 a.m. to noon (snow­shoes pro­vided). Call 549-1050 to pr­ereg­is­ter.

Satur­day – Na­ture signs with Buf­falo Audubon’s Mark Carra at Beaver Meadow in North Java. Pr­ereg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Call 585-457-3228.

Satur­day – Ju­nior Audubon Club Bird­ing at the Zoo with nat­u­ral­ist Tom Kerr for kids ages 6 to 12. Pr­ereg­is­ter at 585-457-3228.

Satur­day-Jan.21 – Ni­a­gara Fron­tier Gun Show at New­stead Fire Hall, 5691 Cum­mings Road, Akron, open­ing at 9 a.m. each day. Visit www.nfgshows.com for more in­for­ma­tion.

Jan. 21 – Snow­shoe Walk at Knox Farm State Park from 1 to 3 p.m. Pr­ereg­is­tra­tion re­quired at 585-457-3228. Snow­shoe rental fee is $3. Jan. 25 – Erie County Fed­er­a­tion of Sports­men’s Clubs monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at the Elma Con­ser­va­tion Club, 600 Creek Road, Elma. Jan. 27 – Evan­gola State Park cross-coun­try ski from 10 a.m. to noon. Con­tact 549-1050 to pr­ereg­is­ter.

Jan. 27 – Be­gin­ner bird­ing with Buf­falo Audubon nat­u­ral­ist Tom Kerr at Unity Is­land, Buf­falo from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Call 585-4573228 to pr­ereg­is­ter.

Jan. 27 – Win­ter Tree Iden­ti­fi­ca­tion with Buf­falo Audubon nat­u­ral­ist Mark Carra at Beaver Meadow, N. Java. Call 585-457-3228 to pr­ereg­is­ter. Jan. 28 – Snow­shoe­ing and Co­coa at the Dar­win Martin House State His­toric Site from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more info or to reg­is­ter call 549-1050.

Jan. 30 – In­tro­duc­tion to Fly Fish­ing Course

at West Seneca East Mid­dle School, West Seneca from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. through March 13. Course is through West Seneca Con­tin­u­ing/Com­mu­nity Ed­u­ca­tion and hosted by the Lake Erie Chap­ter of Fly Fish­ers In­ter­na­tional. Call 982-9468 for more in­for­ma­tion. Jan. 30 – Ni­a­gara County Fish­eries De­vel­op­ment Board meeting at the New­fane Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, Main Street, New­fane, 7 p.m. DEC’s Chris Le­gard, Lake On­tario Unit Leader, will be in at­ten­dance. Jan. 31 – Fi­nal day for New York State Pis­tol Per­mit Re­cer­ti­fi­ca­tion. Con­tact the county clerk or visit https://firearms.troop­ers. ny.gov for de­tails. Feb. 1 – Dead­line for the New York State Out­doors­men Hall of Fame nom­i­na­tions. For de­tails go to http://nyso­hof.org.

Feb 3 – The Ni­a­gara Fron­tier Chap­ter of the NWTF will host its ban­quet on Feb. 3 at Banchetti’s on North For­est Road in Amherst. There will be live and silent auc­tions with raf­fles fea­tur­ing 14 guns. For info call Al Gai at 937-3271.

Feb. 3 – Ni­a­gara River An­glers As­so­ci­a­tion. Roger Tobey Me­mo­rial Steel­head Con­test in the lower Ni­a­gara River and Lake On­tario trib­u­taries. Sign up at Creek Road Bait and Tackle, Lewis­ton, the Slip­pery Sinker in Ol­cott or at the launch ramp in Lewis­ton the morn­ing of the con­test.

Feb. 3 - Snow­shoe­ing and Co­coa at the Dar­win Martin House State His­toric Site from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more info or to reg­is­ter call 549-1050.

Feb. 3 – Su­perb Owl Satur­day at the Buf­falo Audubon’s Beaver Meadow Cen­ter in North Java from 2 to 5 p.m. There will also be an Owl Prowl from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. that you must pr­ereg­is­ter for at 585-457-3228.

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