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Jan. 19: Fishing flea market. 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Fredericksburg Eagles Club, 21 Cool Spring Road. Adults $3; under 12 free. For vendor info, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call
540/287-0731 or . All proceeds benefit Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center.
Jan. 25–27: Richmond Fishing Expo, Meadow Event Park in Caroline County. Seminars, exhibits, vendors. Doors open at 10, 9, and 10 a.m. each day, respectively. Cost: $8 adults, $7 seniors, $5 for ages 6–12. Admission good for all 3 days. Information: ncboatshows.com/show.php/eventId/3
Jan. 26: Annual wild game feast sponsored by Spotswood Baptist Church. 1–8 p.m., Fredericksburg Christian High School, 9400 Thornton Rolling Road. Free. Activities include 3D archery, Big Buck (2012), and turkey calling competitions. Dinner by Allmans BBQ. Participants asked to bring dessert to share. Speaker is Brian Holloway. Call 540/898-0757.
Feb. 2: Youth Waterfowl Hunting Day.
Feb. 2: Wild Outdoors Event 2013, 1–3 p.m. Locust Grove Middle School, 6368 Flat Run Road. Free. 3D Bow Shoot; seminar, vendors 3-5 p.m.; dinner, 5 p.m.; Charles Alsheimer, guest speaker.
Feb. 12: King George Landowner/Hunter Advisory Committee Meeting. 7 p.m. King George Sheriff’s Department. Included will be VDGIF report on hemorrhagic disease outbreak in deer.
Feb. 16–17: Ninth annual Orange County Sportsman Expo. Orange County High School Sports Center. $5 for adults or $8 for both days. Children under 10 free. For details call Becky Gore, 540/661-4300, ext. 1154 or visit ochsanglers.com/default/SportsmanExpo.aspx.
Feb. 22–24: 26th Western Virginia Sports Show. Augusta Expoland. Fishersville. For ticket info and show details, see westernvasportshow.com/contact.html.
Through Jan. 26: Duck season.
HUNTER EDUCATION CLASSES
March 9: Marshall Center, Spotsylvania. Contact instructor Stanley Burrell at 540/582-5492.
March 23: Oak Grove Baptist Church, Westmoreland County. Call instructor Rick Wilks at 540/775-4625.
HOW TO SUBMIT ITEMS
E–mail the information, with subject line stating “Outdoor Calendar,” to Ken Perrotte at email@example.com or mail it to Box 1069, King George, Va. 22485.