Originally created 07/31/05

Outdoors calendar



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

Today: Outdoor Destinations with Craig Johnson, a local program, airs at 1:30 p.m. on UPN channels. Another local show, Fishing with Ralph Barbee, airs at 2 p.m., also on UPN.

FRIDAY: A saltwater flyfishing class will be held at Rivers & Glen outfitters in Augusta from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Session II will be held Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. Cost is $50 for both sessions. Call 738-4536 for more details.

SATURDAY: The Quality Deer Management Association will hold a Grand Opening for its new national headquarters in Bogart, Ga., from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call (800) 209-3337 for more details.

AUG. 11: A Women's Pistol Shooting Group will meet at 7 p.m. at Carolina Star Gun & Hunt Club, Cedar Branch Road, Windsor, S.C., with a special range fee of $10. To join or for more details, call (803) 641-1742.

AUG. 12: A Meteor Shower Walk will be held at 9 p.m. at Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, where visitors can observe the Perseids Meteor Shower. Cost is $3 and includes a two-mile walk. Call 828-2109 for more details.

AUG. 14: Carolina Star Gun & Hunt Club will hold a women's pistol shooting event at 2 p.m. at the range on Cedar Branch Road, Windsor, S.C. Cost is $10. To register or for more details, call 803-641-1742.

To Submit an item for the Outdoors Calendar, send to: Outdoors Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, Columbia County Office, 4272 Washington Road, Suite 3-B, Evans, Ga., 30809; or fax to (706) 868-9824.