?July 8 The 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 more information, call Harold McAbee at 330-630-9621.
?July 11 The Goodyear Hunting & Fishing Club, 1221 Wingfoot Lake Road (at the intersection of state Route 43 & Wingfoot Lake Road), Suffield Township, holds its meetings the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. New members are welcome. Contact: Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507.
?July 21 The Portage-Summit Field & Stream Club, 8504 U.S. 224, Deerfield Township, holds meetings 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 www.psfsclub.org or call Lew Weygandt at 330-688-6507.
?Today Lenape Trails Sportsmans Club, 15413 Salt Creek Road, Mount Eaton, will host protector trap shoots beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 330-695-9826.
?Today The Bolivar Sportsmans 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.
?Today The 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 more information, call Dean at 330-557-4001.
?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 The Wingfoot Bowhunters Club, 425 E. Waterloo Road, Suffield Township, will hold a 30 target, 3-D shoot. Registration is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Concessions available. New members welcome. Call: 330-633-5292.
?Monday The Edinburg Sportsman Association, 7261 Tallmadge Road, Edinburg Township, hosts its trap league shoots from 6 to 9 p.m. through the fall. New shooters are welcome. For more information, call 330-325-1733 or 330-472-7206.
?Tuesday The Portage-Summit Field & Stream Club, 8504 U.S. Route 224, Deerfield Township, will host its weekly trap shoots every Tuesday from 5 to 9 p.m. All shooters are welcome. For more information, call 330-688-6507 or go to www.psfsclub.org.
?Wednesday The Edinburg Sportsman Association, 7261 Tallmadge Road, Edinburg Township, will be open for trap shooting practice from 6 to 9 p.m. The club will continue this through the fall. For more information, call 330-325-1733 or 330-472-7206.
?July 19 The Lost Arrow Archery Club, 3370 17th St., SW, Massillon, will host a ladies shoot. Call 330-933-0980 for more details.
?Aug. 4 The Lone Eagle Bowmens 3-D archery shoot begins its 2013 calendar year of shoots. The club, 2276 Seeman St., SW, Canton, will have a 30 target 3-D shoot that begins at 9 a.m. Similar events: Sept. 8. For more information, go to www.LoneEagleBowmen.com.
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.
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