Originally created 01/26/03

Outdoors calendar



NOTE: All the listed events are open to the public, although membership in some organizations may be required.

  • Monday: CSRA Flyfishing Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at Brandon Wilde clubhouse, 4275 Owens Road, Evans. Kevin Howell of Davidson River Outfitters will discuss flyfishing in Alaska. Visitors welcome.
  • Saturday: A Wild Game Tasting & Soiree will be held at Julian Smith Barbecue Pit from 5-9 p.m. Tickets are $30 and benefit the Alzheimer's Association. Contact any West Augusta Rotary Club member or call Tony Giusto, 737-9400, for tickets or to donate game.
  • Friday-Sunday: Georgia Wildlife Federation's Turkey Hunting, Fishing & Outdoor Show will be held at Atlanta Expo Center, Interstate 285 at Exit 55. Admission is $7 for adults, $4 for seniors and children 6-12. The event includes hundreds of exhibits, a trout fishing pool and other attractions. Call (770) 787-7887 for more details.
  • The Fort Gordon Sportsman's Club meets the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The shooting range (14) is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on selected Saturdays for military ID card holders. For more information, call Fred Perry at 791-5078.
  • To Submit an item for the Outdoors Calendar, send to: Outdoors Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, Columbia County Office, 4143 Columbia Road, Suite B, Martinez, GA 30907; or fax to (706) 868-9824.