Expanded Outdoors Calendar
Send upcoming events, typed in the format below, with your event's basic information, avoiding bold print, large print, italics, etc., and including a phone number for the public, to P.J. Reilly, Outdoors Writer, P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17608-1328; fax: 291-4950; or email: email@example.com.
TODAY -- The Fly Fishing Show from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Lancaster County Convention Center; adults $15 for one day; $25 for two-day pass; $10 for active military; $2 for kids under 12; free for kids under 5 and scouts under 16 in uniform.
TODAY -- Hemlock Archery Club's 30-target 3-D shoot from 7 a.m.-1 p.m.; $9. Take Route 72 north over PA Turnpike; right on Spring Hill Lane.
MARCH 5 -- Fox Harbor Archery Club's weekly indoor league shoot begins at 7 p.m. Archers shoot a 450 round, from the 20-yard line, at bull's-eye targets. Fee is $5 for the night, plus $5 if you want to join the league. Archers do not have to join the league to shoot. Take Route 30 west to Prospect Road; right on Prospect, then left almost immediately into Indian Head Road. The club is on the right.
MARCH 6 -- Lancaster County Bassmasters meets at 7 p.m. at Lititz American Legion Post 56.
MARCH 9-10 -- Lancaster Archery Club's 30-target 3-D shoot from 7 a.m.-noon; $10 for adults; free for kids 12 and under. Take Prince Street south from the city; right on Eckman Road.
MARCH 9-10 -- Chestnut Hill Archery Club's 40-target 3-D shoot from 6 a.m. - 2 p.m. both days. Take Route 23 east to Morgantown; left on Route 10; left on Quarry Road to Conestoga Landfill access drive.
MARCH 14 -- Lancaster Canoe & Kayak Club meets at 7 p.m. at Maple Grove Community Center, 1420 Columbia Ave. Main discussion topic will be paddling safety.
MARCH 23 -- Lancaster Ducks Unlimited's 34th annual banquet begins at 5 p.m. at Lancaster Host Resort, 2300 Lincoln Highway East. Tickets are $60 for individual adults or $95 per couple. Call Dave Eller at 575-1390.
SUNDAYS -- Mill Creek Sportsmen's Association indoor handgun shoot from noon-2:30 p.m. Nonmembers, $15. Call 393-6416. Handgun safety course available.
MONDAYS -- Paradise Sportsman's Association's practice trap shoot from 5-7 p.m.; $4. Take Route 741 east from Strasburg; right on Belmont Road.
TUESDAYS -- Manheim Sportsman's Association's indoor range open for handgun practice from 7-9 p.m. Fee is $10 for nonmembers of the club. The club is at 552 Oak Tree Road.
WEDNESDAYS -- Atglen Sportsmen's sporting clays shoot begins at 5 p.m.; $5.50. The club is on Creek Road, Sadsbury Township.
WEDNESDAYS -- Adamstown Rod & Gun Club's trap shoot under the lights begins at 5 p.m.; $3. The club is at 563 Willow St., Reinholds.
WEDNESDAYS -- Southern Lancaster County Farmer-Sportsmen's indoor archery league runs for 10 weeks; $40. Take Route 272 south to Buck; left on Route 372; left on Hollow Road.
THURSDAYS -- Paradise Sportsman's Association's chicken trap shoot from 5-7 p.m.; $5. Take Route 741 east from Strasburg; right on Belmont Road.
THURSDAYS -- Southern Lancaster County Farmers-Sportsmen's cowboy fast-draw shooting practice from 6-8 p.m. Take Route 272 south to Buck; left on Route 372; left on Hollow Road.
SATURDAYS -- Conewago Rod & Gun Club, Elizabethtown, has public trapshooting practice from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 426-2016 or see conewagogunclub.org.
Lancaster County Department of Parks and Recreation's Environmental Education Center in Central Park offers a variety of programs. Preregistration required at 295-2055; most are free. See co.lancaster.pa.us/parks.
TODAY -- Maple sugar demonstration at Pavilion 11 in Central Park from 1-4 p.m.
MARCH 9 -- Hike through Central Park to identify coniferous trees from 10-11 a.m. and 1-2 p.m.
Lancaster County Hiking Club sponsors hikes regularly. Guests and new members are welcome. See lancasterhikingclub.org.
TODAY -- Hike 13.8 miles on Mason Dixon Trail. Car pool at 8 a.m. from the park at Race and Buchanan avenues.
TODAY -- Hike six miles at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area. Car pool at 1:15 p.m. from Buchanan and West End avenues.
MARCH 10 -- Hike five miles at Muddy Run Recreation Park. Car pool at 1:15 p.m. from Buchanan and West End avenues.
Get a listing of dozens of outdoor events going on in Lancaster County this week and beyond. Go to LancasterOnline.com. Click on Sports, then Outdoors.