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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!

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2019 Events

Date Title Location Description
June 12 Intro to Sockeye Fishing (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
June 20, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Location: REI Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
June 25, 7 – 8pm Wildlife Diaries: Wildlife Aware Anchorage Location: Alaska Zoo. Learn how you and your family can live and recreate while staying safe around wildlife. Free with paid admission to the zoo.
June 29 Small Game Hunting — Field Dressing & Cooking (Alaskans Afield) Mat-Su Register at Alaskans Afield

Ptarmigan, grouse, and hare can make a tasty dinner. Learn where to find them, what equipment you'll need, and how to field-dress small game. We will also share some of our favorite recipes and cooking techniques. Class is geared for adults and youth (10 and up).
July 3, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
July 9, 7 – 8pm Wildlife Diaries: Wildlife Aware Anchorage Location: Alaska Zoo. Learn how you and your family can live and recreate while staying safe around wildlife. Free with paid admission to the zoo.
July 14, Sunday 9am–7pm Big Game Hunting Rifle (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
July 17, 6pm–10pm Upland Bird Hunting (HIT Clinic) Fairbanks For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
July 18, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
Wednesday, July 24 Sheep Hunting Clinic (HIT Clinic) Fairbanks For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
August 1, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
August 2–4 Interior BOW Summer Workshop Fairbanks, Lost Lake Boy Scout Camp, Mile 306 Richardson Highway For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 4, Sunday 10am–4pm RCSP Sighting in Day (HIT Clinic) Anchorage For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
August 6, 7 – 8pm Wildlife Diaries: Wildlife Aware Anchorage Location: Alaska Zoo. Learn how you and your family can live and recreate while staying safe around wildlife. Free with paid admission to the zoo.
August 6–7, Tuesday & Wednesday 5pm–9pm Shotgun (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
Saturday, August 10, 9am–12pm Intro to Deer Hunting and Field Dressing (Beyond Bow) Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 15, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
August 17 Outdoor Survival (Alaskans Afield) Mat-Su Register at Alaskans Afield

Have you ever been stuck in the wilderness unexpectedly? Give yourself a better shot at surviving and being found by learning the basics of how to signal a rescue party, create an emergency kit, build a fire, and prevent bear encounters.
September 5, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
October 21, 10am – 5pm Belugas Count! Anchorage Turnagain & Knik Arm Viewing Stations (10am – 2pm): 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.
November 10, Sunday 8am–5pm Hunter Education (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.