Calendar of Events
Searching for things to do with the kids or events for families? Look no further! Want to learn a new outdoor skill or get certified before you go hunting? We’ve got you covered! Looking for continuing education credits or professional development workshops for teachers? We provide them!
Check our event listings and mark your calendar to join us.
|September, day to be determined||Intro to Archery (Beyond Bow)||Juneau||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|September, day to be determined||Deer Field Dressing (Beyond Bow)||Ketchikan||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|September 4, 8, & 9, 2018||Wilderness Remote First Aid, CPR, & AED (Beyond Bow)||Anchorage||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|September 8||Introduction to Small Game Hunting (Alaskans Afield)||Soldotna||
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Part I - Ptarmigan, grouse and hare can make a tasty dinner. Learn to identify small game species, and about regulations, legal methods and what equipment you'll need for hunting. Learn how to care for and field-dress small game.
Part II - Develop a hunter "search image", learn to identify and different small game habitats and the plant species they use. Participants will venture into the field with Small Game Biologist, Rick Merizon to observe hare, grouse and ptarmigan habitat.
Class is geared for adults and youth (10 and up) accompanied by an adult.
This class is made possible by a generous grant from the Founding Forty in partnership with ADF&G.
|September 15, 10am–5pm||Belugas Count!||Anchorage||Turnagain & Knik Arm Viewing Stations (10am – 1pm): whale counts & information. The Alaska Zoo (1pm-5pm): booths, presentations, & family activities. Hosted by NOAA Fisheries, ADF&G and other partners. Come join the first annual Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Celebration and Citizen Count. Free. Additional Information or visit the Belugas Count! Facebook page.|
|September 15||Introduction to Chainsaws (Alaskans Afield)||Juneau||
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Getting to know your chainsaw and how it works is an important part of learning how to properly use this power tool. This class will teach you the anatomy of a chainsaw, how to take it apart and put it back together, how to service it and what models are best for what. You'll also learn about limbing, trimming, bucking and felling a tree — all with safety in mind. Our instructors will cover the importance of using the right fuel and oil mixture, how to check the tool before each use, and proper handling. We welcome those 18 and over for this class.
|Sept. 19, 6pm-8:30pm; Sept. 20-21 & 26-28, 7pm-8:30pm||Intro to Women's Shotgunning (Beyond Bow)||Anchorage||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|Friday Sept. 21, 6pm–10pm, Saturday Sept. 22, 10am–6pm||Handgun — Rescheduled (Beyond Bow)||Anchorage||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|October TBD, 2018||Trophy Rainbow Trout Adventure (Beyond Bow)||Kenai Peninsula||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|October 21, 2018||Women's Only Hunter Education (Beyond Bow)||Anchorage||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|
|November 11, 2018||Women's Only Hunter Education (Beyond Bow)||Anchorage||For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.|