What's In Outdoors Calendar
Now - Mar 3
The Flint Hills Gobblers Youth Essay contest is taking entries once again. Deadline for essays is March 3. In 500 words or less, please share your most memorable outdoor experience with the Gobblers. Youth 16 and under will stand a chance to win a guided turkey hunt and a brand new shotgun! - Entry Form and Info
Legislative Luncheon, Rotunda at the Capitol in Topeka What's in Outdoors, Fishing's Future
14th Annual Spring Turkey Hunting Clinic & Hunters Education Class - Flyer/Info
Late night Critter Camp Plus at Lee Arena, Washburn University, Topeka, Scouts. What's in Outdoors, Fishing's Future
|Apr 4||Hunter education class, Falley Scout Reservation, Scouts, John Young|
|Apr 11||KWF BOD meeting...Location to be announced.|
|Apr 18||Topeka Zoo Earth Day Activity - Fishing's Future|
|Apr 25||Wounded Warriors United Turkey Hunt - Fred Masters - What's in Outdoors Radio|
|Apr 25||Ad Astra Archery Topeka - http://www.sos.ks.gov/archery/main.html|
|Apr 26||Quail Forever QF Youth Fishing Derby at Olpe|
|Apr 30||CCP Emporia High School Stream Day|
|May 3-5||Outdoor Writers of Kansas Conference, Emporia ---youth outdoor day on May 3rd at Eisenhower Park, Melvern Lake.|
|May 21||Keep it a Safe Summer - Emporia|
|May 26-30||National Team Walleye Tournament, Milford Lake, What's in Outdoors radio, youth clinic|
|May 31||High school fishing tournament Milford Lake|
|June 6||Critter Camp Plus CCP Ravenwood Sporting Clays, Auburn, Kan|
|June 6||Flint Hills Chapter NWTF Banquet|
|June 6||Conrad Carson Charitable Foundation Golf Tournament, Osage City|
|June 7||Critter Camp Plus.....Girl Scouts at Camp EE WIO-FF|
|June 8-12||Prairie Land Partner's Gator Rally|
|June 13||Symphony on the Flint Hills..Tall Grass Prairie|
|July 14-17||I CAST Orlando, Florida---- Fishing's Future What's in Outdoors Radio|
|July 23||Youth activity for special kids/families including swimming, archery and fishing. Emporia Country Club. Fishing's Future, BBBS, TSA Outdoors What's in Outdoors|
|Aug 15||TARC benefit, WIBW-TV Chris Fisher, Ravenwood|
Brewers and Broadcasters Golf Tournament
Bluestem Farm and Ranch Conservation Days first Friday and Saturday in September
Joyful Noise, Camp Wood
Kansas Hunt/Fish Expo--Beau Arndt Appreciation Day. Peter Pan Park
"BOAT LOAD OF PRIZES", JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS PROMOTION
10 names will be drawn ---and the first person drawn will get the last prize. The last person drawn will get first choice, second to last, the second choice. Might be fun, might be a disaster. Who knows! The drawing will be Dec 19 on the What's in Outdoors show.
Local charities taking part in this promotion are Cooper's Carts, Camille Cooper for Breast Cancer Awareness, Vicki Triemer and Kelly, Riverside Gardens for ALS-TDI research, local scouts and Lyon County 4-H Kids, Wounded Warriors United, Wade's Ride, Gail Barrett, Wagon Wheel to provide benefits for the infant care unit at Newman Memorial Hospital and John Keolsch, Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics.
Updated list of prizes:
******** $2,400 Jon Boat, including , trolling motor, battery, two fishing combos..
**********Two-person, one day fishing trip at Milford Lake, spring/summer of 2015 for blue cat or wipers with a noted area guide. 100 pound blue? Priceless!
*********Multi-species fishing day on Riss Lake with Phil and Brent Frazee. Brent will be at our Match Day event at the Flint Hills Mall on Dec. 1. 5PM to 7PM
*******150 dollars Big Catfish 8’ fishing rod and reel combo, shirt, hat, courtesy of Fishing's Future and Pat Mayes, Lyin County Bait Shop
*******A morning in the blind watching the “booming ground” spring mating ritual of greater prairie chickens on their lek, courtesy of Roger Wells;
*******A Camera/Sensor Back-up System courtesy of Hopkins Manufacturing, a 150 to 175 dollar value.
*******A 1983 framed Jane Partin water fowl "Print of the Year"-- courtesy of Roger Hartsook
*******Gift certificate for clothes, including a Clint Bowyer autographed back pack for hiking, bicycling or school supplies.
*******Winchester Clay Target Thrower—Throws singles or doubles. Case of clays. Courtesy of Howard Magathan, The Window Company.
*******Etched stone portrait of a Labrador Retriever --
Donation tickets to benefit the following organizations or for any of the Emporia Community Foundation's Dec. 1 MATCH DAY participating non-profit organizations can be obtained by going to Sutherland's Customer Courtesy Booth.
Checks need to be made out to the Emporia Community Foundation and dated Dec.1, 2014 for Match Day consideration
Our Just in Time for Christmas "Boat Load of Prizes" will be awarded Dec. 19th on the What's in Outdoors show.
Participating Partners include but not limited to:
Breast Cancer Awareness---A benefit for Camille Cooper and her family. Cooper's Carts
Wade's Ride to benefit the infant care unit at Newman Memorial Hospital. Gail & Mike Barrett
Team Schnak and the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation.
Special Olympics through Polar Plunge and SOS. John Keolsch
ALS-TDI benefit support. Vicki and Kelly Triemer, Riverside Gardens
Lyon County 4-H programs, Bev Hilbish, Doug and Tami Cushenbery
The National Archery in the School program. NASP Olpe High School
Fishing's Future-----Family Fish Camps and Critter Camp Plus, Phil Taunton
Twin Rivers Junior Shooting Sports, Dick's Machines and the TRJSS Committee
Flint Hills Chapter of QUWF, Chris Grant, Council Grove
Emporia Kiwanis.....Deb Williams, Pat Lyon
Wounded Warriors United and NWTF Wheelin Sportsman. Fred Masters and Tom Tavigian, WWU
Thank you for your support on Match Day and a Merry Christmas to all.
Phil Taunton What's in Outdoors,
4th Annual KVOE “What’s in Outdoors”
Outdoor Trivia Contest…Just in time for Christmas!
Shakespeare rod & reel combos