CALENDAR

•?Sept. 10 — Summit Sportsmans Association, a fishing and hunting club, meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at the Polish American Club, 472 E. Glenwood Ave., Akron. Guests are welcome. For information, call Harold McAbee at 330-630-9621.

•?Sept. 13 — Goodyear Hunting & Fishing Club, 1221 Wingfoot Lake Road (Route 43 and Wingfoot Lake Road), Suffield Township, meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month. New members are welcome. Contact: Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507.

SHOOTS

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

•?Today — Lake Milton Fish & Game Club, 4375 Bedell Road, Berlin Center, hosts open and protector trap shoots at 6 p.m. every Friday. New shooters welcome. For information, call Dean at 330-557-4001.

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

•?Sunday — Wingfoot Bowhunters Club, 425 E. Waterloo Road, Suffield Township, will hold a 30-target 3-D shoot. Registration is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Concessions are available. New members welcome. Call: 330-633-5292

•?Sunday — Streetsboro Sportsman Association is sponsoring turkey shoots every Sunday through Nov. 18. Shoots begin at 10 a.m. The shot closest to the target center will establish the winner for each round. The competition is for cash, meat or prizes. Concessions available. The shoots are at the Streetsboro Sportsman Association in Shalersville Township on Peck Road, off of state Route 303. Contact: Martin Smeal at 330-221-7757 or 330-626-2115.

•?Sunday — A 30-target 3-D shoot will be held at the Lone Eagle Bowmen Club. Registration is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The shoot is open to the public. Crossbows are welcome. Awards for cubs and peewees and cash door prizes available. The Lone Eagle Bowmen have about 250 wooded acres at 2276 Seeman St. SW, Canton. Take Interstate 77 South to the Fohl Road exit. Go east on Fohl to Dueber Avenue and turn right to Battlesburg Street. Go left to Seeman Street. Information, call Matt Williams at 330-575-0744.

•?Monday — Edinburg Sportsman Association, 7261 Tallmadge Road, Edinburg Township, has trap league shoots from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The club is open for practice 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays. New shooters are welcome. For information, call 330-325-1733 or 330-472-7206.

•?Tuesday — Portage-Summit Field & Stream Club, 8504 U.S. Route 224, Deerfield Township, will hold trap shoots from 5 to 9 p.m. All shooters are welcome. For information, call 330-688-6507 or visit http://psfs-club.org.

•?Wednesday— Copley Trap Range, 1775 Jacoby Road, Copley Township, is open to the public Wednesday from 4 p.m. until a half-hour before sunset until Sept. 5. The range is also open Saturdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. year-round. Instruction on firearm safety and trap shooting is available to new shooters. For information, go to copleytrap.com or contact Harvey Bechtel at 330-620-6909.

•?Sept. 7 — Lenape Trails Sportsmans Club, 15413 Salt Creek Road, Mount Eaton, will host protector trap shoots beginning at 6:30 p.m. Other dates include Sept. 21; Oct. 5 and 19; Nov. 2, 16 and 30; and Dec. 14 and 28. On Mondays through September, Lenape Trails will have a 3-D fun shoot starting at 6 p.m. For information, call 330-695-9826.

BOATING

•?Power boating classes — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft is conducting a new course in power boating basics that provides novice and untrained boaters the basic skills needed to properly and safely operate a power boat. The eight-hour course is open to the public and being offered Sept. 8 and 9 at West Branch State Park. Class meets each day from noon to 5 p.m. Class size will be limited. The fee is $47. Participants must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, and show proof they have completed a boater safety education course approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. For information, go to the division’s website at ohiodnr.com/watercraft/. To register for the course, contact Akron Watercraft Office, 330-644-2265.

LET US KNOW

•?Seeking events — If you have an outdoors event planned, please submit the information to the Beacon Journal for inclusion in the Outdoors Calendar. Minimum information needed is: type of event, date, time, place (please include an address), cost and a number to call for further information. Include a website if applicable. Please submit items by email to outdoorsabj@yahoo.com or by fax at 330-996-3629.