Originally created 12/24/06

Outdoors calendar



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

THE FORT GORDON SPORTSMAN'S CLUB meets the third Thursday night of each month at 6 p.m. For more information, call Fred Perry at (706) 791-5078.

JAN. 10-14: The 45th annual Atlanta Boat Show will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center with powerboats, fishing boats, sailboats, houseboats, personal watercraft, engines, electronics and marine accessories from more than 300 exhibitors. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for youths. Visit www.AtlantaBoatShow.com for more details.

JAN. 20: A continental pheasant hunt will be held at 7:30 a.m. at Fort Gordon's Training Area 23. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

JAN. 17: A CD/online review Georgia Hunter Education Course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the first floor auditorium at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon. Participants should pre-register at www.georgiawildlife.com or by calling (770) 389-7275.

JAN. 28: A 3-D archery tournament with 20 targets will be held at Fort Gordon's Range 14 (Tactical Advantage Sportsmans Complex). Registration is at 10 a.m. Cost is $15 or $7.50 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

FEB. 3: A machine gun fun shoot will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fort Gordon's Range 16. Call (706) 791-5078 for more details.

FEB. 25: A Bass Tournament will be held at Fort Gordon's Butler Reservoir beginning at daylight. The event is open to all ID cardholders, and the public with a Fort Gordon fishing license or one-day permit available at registration). Cost is $20 per person or $10 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

MARCH 4: A Crappie Tournament will be held at Fort Gordon's Butler Reservoir beginning at daylight. The event is open to all ID cardholders, and the public with a Fort Gordon fishing license or one-day permit available at registration). Cost is $20 per person or $10 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

MARCH 14-15: Georgia's Hunter Education Course will be taught from 6 to 10 p.m. each night in the first floor auditorium at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon. Participants should pre-register at www.georgiawildlife.com or by calling (770) 389-7275.

MARCH 18: A 3-D archery tournament with 20 targets will be held at Fort Gordon's Range 14 (Tactical Advantage Sportsmans Complex). Registration is at 10 a.m. Cost is $15 or $7.50 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

MARCH 21: A CD/online review Georgia Hunter Education Course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the first floor auditorium at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon. Participants should pre-register at www.georgiawildlife.com or by calling (770) 389-7275.

MARCH 25: A Bass Tournament will be held at Fort Gordon's Butler Reservoir beginning at daylight. The event is open to all ID cardholders, and the public with a Fort Gordon fishing license or one-day permit available at registration). Cost is $20 per person or $10 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

APRIL 13-14: The Southern Crappie Association will hold its Classic Tournament at Thurmond Lake. For more details, contact Dereck Fulton, (706) 564-0682.

APRIL: A Crappie Tournament will be held at Fort Gordon's Butler Reservoir beginning at daylight. The event is open to all ID cardholders, and the public with a Fort Gordon fishing license or one-day permit available at registration). Cost is $20 per person or $10 for FGSC members. Call (706) 791-5078 for details.

AUG. 15: A CD/online review Georgia Hunter Education Course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the first floor auditorium at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon. Participants should pre-register at www.georgiawildlife.com or by calling (770) 389-7275.

SEPT. 12-13: Georgia's Hunter Education Course will be taught from 6 to 10 p.m. each night in the first floor auditorium at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon. Participants should pre-register at www.georgiawildlife.com or by calling (770) 389-7275.

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; e-mail to rob.pavey@augustachronicle.com; or fax to (706) 868-9824.