CALENDAR

•?Dec. 8 — The Goodyear Hunting & Fishing Club meets at 7:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Mogadore VFW Hall, 385 Randolph Road, Mogadore. New members are welcome. For more information, call Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507.

•?Dec. 14 — The Summit Sportsman Association meets the second Monday of each month, September through June, at the Polish-American Club, 472 E. Glenwood Ave., Akron. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. and is open to members, visitors and prospective members.

•?Dec. 20 — The Portage-Summit Field & Stream Club, 8504 U.S. Route 224, Deerfield Township, meets at 2 p.m. the third Sunday of each month. Meetings are open to the public and to those interested in becoming a member. For more information, visit psfsclub.com or call Earl Watson at 330-858-5465.

SHOOTS

•?Friday — Lenape Trail Sportsman Club, 15413 Salt Creek Road, Apple Creek, will host protector trap shoots beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 330-695-9826.

•?Friday — The Bolivar Sportsman’s Club, 11286 Bolivar-Strasburg Road NW, Bolivar, hosts open trap shoots at 6:30 p.m. every Friday. For more information, call 330-874-3175.

•?Friday — The Lake Milton Fish & Game Club, 4374 Bedell Road, Berlin Center, hosts open and protector trap shoots at 6 p.m. every Friday. New shooters are welcome. For more information, call Dean at 330-557-4001.

•?Saturday — The Edinburg Sportsmen’s Association, 7261 Tallmadge Road, Edinburg Township, is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays for practice shoots. New shooters are welcome. For more information, call 330-472-7206 or go to edinburgsportsmens.webs.com.

•?Saturday — The Copley Trap Range, 1665 Jacoby Road, Copley Township, is open for shoots from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday. For more information, call Brad Harker at 330-855-1174 or Harvey Bechtel at 330-620-6909.

•?Sunday — Every Sunday through Dec. 13, the Lodi Bird Club hosts a shoot that begins at 10 a.m. Factory shotguns only. Shells provided. Prizes include ham, turkey, bacon, chops and cash. There are special .410 shoots, a 50/50 raffle and money shoots. The Lodi Bird Club is located two miles south of Lodi on Franchester Road. Information: 330-948-1295.

•?Sunday — Sportsmen’s Shooting Center, 6501 State St., Louisville, is open to the public for skeet, trap and 5-stand shooting from noon to 4 p.m. The club welcomes new shooters to practice or to join a league. For normal hours operation or for more information, call 330-875-8081 or go to sportsmensshootingcenter.com.

•?Monday — The Edinburg Sportsmen’s Association, 7261 Tallmadge Road, Edinburg Township, hosts a fall trap league. Monday shoots begin at 7 p.m. Call: 330-472-7206.

•?Tuesday — The North Industry Sportsmen’s Club, 7825 Beth Ave., Navarre, hosts weekly trap shoots Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Club opens for shooters at 5:30 p.m. All shooters are welcome. For more information, call Dennis Hayhurst at 330-280-0933.

•?Wednesday — The Lost Arrow Archery Club, 3370 17th St. SW, Massillon, has half-course 3-D shoots on Wednesday nights. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. All types of bows and all archers are welcome. Call: 330-844-1997.

HUNTER ED

Those purchasing an Ohio hunting license for the first time must complete a hunter education course. Additionally, Ohio hunters seeking licenses in other states may be required to show proof that they completed such a course. There is no charge. For more information, call 800-WILDLIFE.

LET US KNOW

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