Outdoor briefs

Ducks Unlimited to hold annual event

Trumbull County Chapter of Ducks Unlimited will be having its annual Sportsman’s Night Out on Friday May 16 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Sorrento’s Banquet Room, 2488 Parkman Road N.W. in Warren.

Tickets are $60 for a single or $80 per couple. A youth ticket is $25. The ticket includes membership, meal, and non alcoholic beverages. A cash bar available.

All proceeds to benefit wetlands conservation.

For more information, call Jim Waldman at 330-766-2193 or email trumbulldu@neo.rr.com.

Trader Day coming to Trumbull Club

The Trumbull County Rod and Gun Club will hold their popular Trader Day – Coon Dog Field Trials and Gun Show on April 26 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the club, located at 6565 Phillips-Rice Road.

The event will feature all types of sporting equipment including: hunting, fishing, archery and numerous firearms to buy, sell or trade.

All buyers, sellers, and spectators are welcome. There is free parking and free admission with food and beverages available all day.

Raffles will include several firearms and a gun safe. For vendor table reservations, call Jason at 330-307-0522 or 330-898-0542.

HCC offering education course

The Hubbard Conservation Club is offering the State of Ohio Hunter Education Course from 6 to 10 p.m. on April 14, 15 and 18. Attendance is required for each session.

The program is sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources and is designed for every age and ability.

Students must preregister online at the on the ODNR website. Classes will be held at the Hubbard Conservation Club, 1760 Wick Campbell Road, Hubbard. For more information, call 330-501-7650.

Civilian marksmanship being offered

Western Reserve Fish and Game Association will be holding a civilian marksmanship program, whic h is open to any student from a school that does not have a competitive shooting team and is between the ages of 10 and 18 years old.

The cost is $5 per week with an additional $25 that covers all major competition events.

The association will supply the training, ammunition, awards and travel. Parents do not need to be club members for their child to participate. Practice is every Monday in either the late afternoon or early evening.

For more information, contact Ralph Nudo at 330-652-9201.

Shooters & Scooters to be held in June

Western Reserve Fish and Game Association will be holding its third annual Shooters and Scooters Poker Run. Proceeds from the run go to the club’s civialian marksmanship program.

The run will be held June 7, with the rain date of June 8. Cost is $10 per rider and $5 per passneger.

For more infovation, contact 330-647-2763 or 330-544-3993.