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July 30: Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries’ public Meeting on Waterfowl Hunting Regulations. 7–9 p.m., 4010 West Broad Street, Richmond. Discussion of federal frameworks and potential hunting regulations for 2012–2013 waterfowl seasons (ducks, geese, swans, brant, coots, gallinules and moorhens).
Through Aug. 24: High Point Marina Friday night tournaments. 6:30–9:30 p.m. $30/boat entry with 100 percent payback in prizes. Season ends with annual “classic” on Sept. 29. Call 540/895 5249.
Aug. 17: Night catfishing. Motts Run Reservoir. 8:30 p.m.–1 a.m. Discount advance purchase prices. For details and private boat limitations, call 786-8989.
HUNTER EDUCATION CLASSES
To register for a class, go to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fishing web site http://my.register-ed.com/panel/statelanding/ VA. Also, an afternoon class for new shooters is scheduled for Aug. 5 at the Izaak Walton League (IWLA) property in North Stafford. For more on this activity, email Leonard Hart at email@example.com.
Aug. 4–5: IWLA, Stafford
Aug. 11–12: IWLA, Spotsylvania
Aug. 11: Grace United Methodist Church, Stafford
HOW TO SUBMIT ITEMS
E–mail the information, with subject line stating “Outdoor Calendar,” to Ken Perrotte at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to Box 1069, King George, Va. 22485.