Kansas Outdoor Events


08/04/2015

Wyandotte Co. - Bonner Springs

Location: Bonner Spring Recreation Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/04/15 - 08/06/15

Contact: Bonner Springs

Phone No: 913-422-7010

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

08/07/2015

Finney Co. - Holcomb

Location: Holcomb Rec Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/07/15 - 08/08/15

Contact: Holcomb Rec Center

Phone No: 620-277-2152

Other Information:

Limited to 60 students.

08/08/2015

Hays Bass Anglers Association

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 08, 2015

Contact: Clyaton Rudman/Klint VonFeldt

Phone No: 785-639-1496/785-628-6667

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Safe light for start time.

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 08, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

08/07/2015

Butler Co. - El Dorado

Location: Butler Co Extension Office

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/07/15 - 08/08/15

Contact: Butler Co Extension Office

Phone No: 316-321-9660

Other Information:

To register, call or visit the Butler County Extension Office, 206 N. Griffith, El Dorado, Tele. 316-321-9660.
For questions, call Gene Maggard at 316-742-3746, or email atgandpmaggard@gmail.com.

08/08/2015

Knotheads Bait Shop/Kansas Bowfishing Night Series (Carp Bowfishing)

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Dates: 08/08/15 - 08/09/15

Contact: Sue Graham

Phone No: 785-658-2166

Time: 8:00 pm - 7:00 am

08/09/2015

Apple Triathlon - Oz Endurance

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Triathlon

Date: Sunday, August 09, 2015

Contact: ozendurance.net

Time: 7:30 am - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

A triathlon at Tuttle Creek State Park.  This is part of a family friendly triathlon weekend in Manhattan, KS.  State Park permits required in addition to entrance fees.

08/08/2015

Washington Co. - Washington

Location: KSDS Administration Building

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/08/15 - 08/09/15

Contact: Bill Kern

Phone No: 785-747-7218

Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

Pre-registration will be held at the Law Enforcement Center, located on B Street two weeks prior to the start of class. 

Questions can be directed to Bill at 785-747-7218 or bkern@bluevalley.net

08/11/2015

Hillsdale Range Novice Handgun Training

Location: Hillsdale Range and Training Facility

Type: Novice Handgun Training

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Contact: Virgil Corbin

Phone No: 9135941954

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Other Information:

Hillsdale Range and Training Facility is pleased to announce a monthly summer training program for novice handgun shooters, both pistol and revolver.

The second Tuesday of every month from 6-8 PM: May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8.

The fees will be $10 per student for non-members. Members shoot for free.

Instruction will be conducted by NRA certified instructors, and will be a combination of lecture and live fire.
Class will be geared to individuals with limited or no handgun experience who want to learn to shoot, or who may be considering enrolling in a concealed pistol course. however, this is not a concealed pistol course, and we will not deal with any aspect of concealed carry.
The class will focus on safety, shooting stance and technique, adherence to the principles of pistol & revolver shooting, and accurate shot placement on targets at varying distances.
Attendees should bring their favorite pistol or revolver, 100 rounds of ammunition, eye and ear protection, and an appropriate cleaning kit.
targets will be furnished at no cost.

Register with Virgil Corbin, Range Manager @ 913-594-1954 orwww.hillsdalerange.org

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08/10/2015

Leavenworth - Ft Leavenworth

Location: Ft Leavenworth Rod & Gun Club

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/10/15 - 08/12/15

Contact: Mark Luna

Other Information:

Contact Mark at mark.w.luna.civ@mail.mil.

Class is limited to the first 40 individuals.  Fort Leavenworth has restricted access.  If you are not a DoD ID Card Holder, please plan of sufficent time to enter Fort Leavenworth.  Contact Mark Luna for more information.

08/13/2015

Music in the Park

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Music Concert

Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Other Information:

El Dorado State Park is excited to host the 1st Annual Music In The Park! 

June~ 11th & 25th          

July~ 9th & 23rd

Aug.~ 13th & 27th

Bring your lawn chairs and coolers and join us at the Amphitheater, Located in the Walnut River Area below the Dam!

A $5 vehicle permit IS REQUIRED to enter the park, but there are no additional fees for the Concert!

08/15/2015

13th Annual Fall River Star Party

Location: Fall River State Park - Fredonia Bay Area - Casner Creek Campground

Type: Stargazing

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Contact: Kimberly Jones

Phone No: 620-637-2213

Time: 8:00 pm

Other Information:

Enjoy a night with the Kansas Astronomical Observers, they will present an educational program, we'll enjoy refreshments, and then look into the night sky as it gets dark to see planets, moons, stars, constellations, nebulas, and other fun wonders of our skies! Event is in Casner Creek Campground, lawn chairs, and insect repellant are recommended to fully enjoy this great event!

Kansas Bass Nation-Youth Division

Location: Clinton Lake South Boat Ramp #3

Type: HIgh School Team Bass Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Contact: Richard Helflin

Phone No: 785-246-023

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

 Fishing tournament launching from Boat Ramp #3 at the West end of the State Park.

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee KS 913-631-5200. To meet state requirements this online class is designed to allow the qualified participant to complete the chapters and quizzes online. Visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us to complete the internet portion of the class. Students must print off Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate and bring it to the class. Participants must also successfully pass a quiz at the beginning of the in-classroom portion in order to continue with the instructional class where there will be a demonstration and a final written test. Enroll now, classes fill up quick! $15 fee required. No lunch provided.

Osborne Co. - Osborne

Location: Sunflower Bank Basement

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Contact: Terry Zvolanek

Phone No: 785-346-6389

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Alternate contact Cleo Hahn at 785-346-4541. 

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants. 

                                               

Lawrence Trail Hawks

Location: Clinton Overlook Area

Type: Trail Run

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Contact: Gary Henry

Phone No: 785-550-1413

Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Start, finish and parking at overlook area. They will be on a 4.75 mile loop between the Overlook area and Henry Lake.

Lyons Co. - Emporia THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Rex Williams Farm

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration can be done at www.safehunters.com.

This class will run from 8:00 a.m. to about 4:00 or 4:30 p.m. Bring a lunch and something to drink. We will be outside much of the time so dress accordingly with footwear appropriate for walking a trail. DO NOT bring any firearms or ammunition. Those will be provided. Be sure to bring the certificate indicating you have successfully competed the on-line portion of the class. Be aware that the on-line portion will require 6 to 8 hours or more for you to complete so plan ahead in order to finish this portion. If you find that you will not be able to attend, please delete your name from the list to make an opening for another student. If you have questions call Roger Wells, 620-340-5808.   

08/10/2015

Bourbon Co. - Ft Scott

Location: Ft Scott Community College and Hollister Wildlife Area

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/10/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: Darrell Bloomfield

Phone No: 620-223-5418

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Ft Scott Community College Room A129
6:30-10 Aug 10 & 13
8:00 -Noon Aug 15th Field Day Hollister Wildlife area

08/15/2015

Washington Co. - Washington

Location: Washington Commercial Building at the Fairgrounds

Type: Bowhunter Ed Course

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Other Information:

Washington Commercial Bldg, Fairgrounds. Manuals can be picked up and registration will be done at Washington Co. Sheriff's Dept. Limited to 30 students.

08/11/2015

Crawford Co. - Pittsburg

Location: PSU Yates Hall Room 102

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/11/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: KDWPT Pittsburg Office

Phone No: 620-231-3173

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Other Information:

Tuesday and Thursday classes 6:00 - 9:30 PM, Saturday class 8:00 AM - noon.  No pre-registration.

08/14/2015

Johnson Co. - DeSoto

Location: Mill Creek Rifle Club

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/14/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: Michael Dann

Phone No: 785-830-0854

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Class is scheduled for Aug 14 from 6-10pm and Aug 15 from 8am-6pm.

Woodson Co. - Yates Center

Location: Woodson Co Rural Fire Barn

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/14/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: Chanute Office

Phone No: 620-431-0380

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

August 14th, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. and Saturday August 15th, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  It will be held at the Woodson County Rural Fire Barn in Yates Center.  Students can contact the Chanute Office at 620-431-0380 to register and is limited to 40 students.

08/13/2015

Brown Co. - Hiawatha

Location: Fisher Community Center/Stoney Point Farm

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/13/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: Larry Weast

Phone No: 785-547-6186

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

The class times will be 6:00 pm. to 10:00 pm. on Thursday and Friday, August 13 & 14, and 4 hours on Saturday, August 15.  The Saturday class schedule will be determined according to weather conditions.  The Thursday and Friday sessions will be held at the Hiawatha Fisher Community Center, 210 East Iowa, Hiawatha, Kansas.  The Saturday session will be held at Stony Point Farm.  A map to the farm will be provided during class.  The Saturday class will include live fire with shotguns, bows, .22 rifle, and black power rifle.  The final sessionon Saturday will be the test over the class.  All sessions of the class must be attended to be certified.  Interested students must be at least 11 years of age by August 15.

There is no preregistration for the class and there is no cost.  Interested students need only bring writing paper and a pencil or pen to take notes.  Registration will begin at 6:00 pm. on Thursday, August 13.

 If you have any questions please call Larry Weast at 785-547-6186 or email Larry at stonypoint@hughes.net.

08/14/2015

Geary Co. - Junction City

Location: Godfrey's Indoor Shooting Range

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/14/15 - 08/15/15

Contact: Randy Fernandez

Phone No: 785-238-0094

Other Information:

This will be Godfrey's last class prior to the opening of Dove Season.

08/15/2015

Campground Christmas

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Christmas Lighting Contest

Dates: 08/15/15 - 08/16/15

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 12:00 pm - 11:00 am

Other Information:

Campers decorate their campsites and camping cabins in yuletide themes. The public is encouraged to view the decorations. Entries must register at the State Park Office by 5 pm on Saturday. Decorations are judged Saturday evening, Prizes awarded Sunday morning.

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Abilene Parks and Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/15/15 - 08/16/15

Time: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

August 15, 2015 (Saturday) 7:45 A to 5:00 P August 16, 2015 (Sunday) 7:45 P to 11:00 A Questions about the course can be directed to Steve Britt 785/655-4207 or to Abilene Parks & Rec 785/263-7266 All courses as well as sign-up will be at the following: Abilene Parks & Recreation Bld. 1020 NW 8th, Abilene, KS 67410

08/16/2015

Twin Rivers Bass Club of Emporia

Location: Clinton Lake, Bloomington

Type: Bass Tournament

Date: Sunday, August 16, 2015

Contact: R.J. Meierhoff

Phone No: 620-767-5857

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Fishing Tournament launching from Bloomington Boat Ramps on the South West side of the lake.

08/15/2015

Sedgwick Co.- Goddard

Location: Lake Afton Youth Shooting Range

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/15/15 - 08/16/15

Contact: Larry Lampe

Other Information:

Contact Larry on weekends after 1 at 316-531-2711 or weekdays after 5 at 316-650-1672

08/12/2015

Shawnee Co. - Topeka

Location: Location to be determined

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/12/15 - 08/16/15

Other Information:

Register with www.schea.org.

Classes begin Wednesday the 12th - location to be determined, please check back - from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m… Students must also attend Saturday the 16th from 8:00 a.m to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday the 17th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Shawnee County State Lake, 86th & Landon Road.

08/22/2015

OK Kids Day

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: OK Kids Day

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park

Phone No: 785-539-7941

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Family Oriented Outdoor Fun!

Come and join the fun!

NO VEHICLE PERMITS REQUIRED at Tuttle Creek State Park Aug 22

 

 2015!!

  • Wounded Warrior Picnic, 
  • Little Apple Train rides and giant inflatables to play on! 
  • Set your sights on Archery, tomahawk and hatchet throwing 
  • Sunset Zoo will have a fun presentation, find out about wild animals up close. 
  • Climb the ROCK WALL! 
  • Kids can get a passport and have it stamped at events to be eligible for prizes at the end of the day. 

USA Bassin

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Contact: Kip Pulliam/Rick Wheeler

Phone No: 316-644-8022/ 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm

Retro Weekend - Vintage Camper Show and Car Show

Location: Kansa Campground - Pomona State Park

Type: Vintage Camper Show and Car Show

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Contact: Park Office

Phone No: 785-828-4933

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm

Other Information:

Friends of Pomona State Park will host their 2nd Annual RETRO WEEKEND at Pomona State Park.  The location will be the Kansa Campground.  Vintage Campers will open their homes for you to view.  Vintage Car Show.

Sedgwick Co. - WIchita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

08/21/2015

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Cableas

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/21/15 - 08/22/15

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must register online at safehunters.com starting July 21. Limited to 30 students. Class is held Aug 21 from 6-9pm and Aug 22 from 9am-6pm.

08/22/2015

Grant Co. - Ulysses

Location: Grant Co Civic Center (south room)

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available at safehunters.com.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Pratt Co. - Pratt

Location: Pratt Co Gun Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration can be done at safehunters.com.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Smith Co. - Kensington

Location: 1st St John Lutheran Church

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available online at safehunters.com.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Graham Co. - Hill City

Location: Graham Co. Fair Grounds, 4-H Building

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing sesssion

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015

Contact: Graham Co. Sheriff's Dept

Phone No: 785-421-2107

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

08/21/2015

Anderson Co. - Colony

Location: Colony Community Dinner and Convenience Store

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/21/15 - 08/22/15

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available online at safehunters.com

Saturday lunch can be ordered during class - 30 minute break. Limited seating so only participants may attend. 

08/17/2015

Labette Co. - Parsons

Location: Arvon Phillips Community Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/17/15 - 08/23/15

Contact: Bob Yockey

Phone No: 620-421-2080

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held 6-9pm on Aug 17, 18 and 20 with a field day Aug 23 from 10am to completion.

08/22/2015

Gove Co. - Grainfield

Location: Grainfield American Legion

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/22/15 - 08/23/15

Contact: Marvin Beougher

Phone No: 785-673-4832

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held Aug 22 from 8-5 and Aug 23 from 1-5.

08/27/2015

Music in the Park

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Music Concert

Date: Thursday, August 27, 2015

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Other Information:

El Dorado State Park is excited to host the 1st Annual Music In The Park! 

June~ 11th & 25th          

July~ 9th & 23rd

Aug.~ 13th & 27th

Bring your lawn chairs and coolers and join us at the Amphitheater, Located in the Walnut River Area below the Dam!

A $5 vehicle permit IS REQUIRED to enter the park, but there are no additional fees for the Concert!

08/29/2015

Speedy PD Race

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park, River Pond

Type: Benefit for Parkinson's Disease

Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015

Contact: Corri Frigon

Phone No: 785-410-2814

Time: 6:30 am - 11:00 am

Other Information:

A 5K, 10K, and 1/2 mile fun run put on by Meadowlark Hills to benefit Parkinson's Disease.

The Tiara Triathlon

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Race

Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015

Contact: Oz Endurance

Phone No: 316.516.5145

Time: 7:30 am - 11:00 am

Other Information:

On August 29th, 2015, El Dorado Lake will again host the area’s only all women’s triathlon. This all women’s triathlon event will be a Sprint Distance triathlon starting in the Walnut River Beach area. The 400 meter swim will follow a triangular course in the protected waters of Walnut River beach. The 9.5 mile bike course will follow a circular route throughout the lake and outskirts of El Dorado. The 3 mile run course will be throughout the lake property and along a paved bike trail. Aid stations will be found at every mile along the run course.

Various clinics and training opportunities will be hosted leading up to the event. Expect at least one clinic for each discipline hosted by local triathlon coaches and clubs.

08/27/2015

Johnson Co. - Olathe THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/27/15 - 08/29/15

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Please arrive early and enter through main doors on West side. Business hours are 9am - 9pm but you will be allowed in early only for the class. Class location in on second floor left side behind gun sales. ** PLEASE Cancel if you can't make it so another can sign up! ** Registration will be available at www.safehunters.com starting July 28, 2015.

Class Thursday night from 6-9pm and Saturday from 8:30am - 4pm. Students must attend both dates times. Arrive early as class starts promptly. Late arrivals may be turned away. Adults/Parents/Children 10 or younger not taking class are allowed and can sit in the back of the class but will not receive materials.

08/29/2015

Geary Co. - Junction City

Location: Sportsmans Acres

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Registration will be on safehunters.com.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants. 

                                             

08/28/2015

Thomas Co. - Colby

Location: Colby Community College Student Union Rm 106 & Pat Jones Property

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Dates: 08/28/15 - 08/29/15

Contact: Kurtis Meier

Phone No: 785-462-7993

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Friday August 28th Colby Community College Student Union Room 106 from 6-9pm. Field Day August 29th @ Pat Jones Property from 8am to 4:30pm

Contacts:  Kurtis Meier 785-462-7993

                 Wes Sowards 785-462-3367

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

08/27/2015

Wyandotte Co. - Kansas City THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Cabela's

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/27/15 - 08/29/15

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Register online at safehunters.com

Class Dates  
 
Thursday, August 27, 2015  From 6:00 PM To 9:00 PM 
Saturday, August 29, 2015  From 9:00 AM To 5:00 PM

08/28/2015

Sedgwick Co. - Maize

Location: Maize Rec Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/28/15 - 08/29/15

Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available online at safehunters.com.

Class dates are Aug 28 from 5:30-9pm and Aug 29 from 9-5. 

Please use entrance in center of building. Room is to the right of entrance. All Students will need to leave for lunch. Questions about facility should be directed to (316)729-7818.
All material, books, required for the class are provided.
If you sign up and plans change Please Self Cancel so seat will be opened to someone that can attend. 
If there is a question about who should attend, contact Emil @ 316-990-4678

08/30/2015

Atchison Bass Club

Location: Clinton State Park Boat Ramp #3

Type: Club Tounament

Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015

Contact: Brian Monson

Phone No: 913-638-7539

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Club Tournament

08/29/2015

Cowley Co. - Winfield

Location: Murphy's Taxidermy

Type: Bowhunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/29/15 - 08/30/15

Contact: Murphy's Taxidermy

Phone No: 620-229-8122

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

August 29th: 8:00am to 5:00 pm and 30th: 1:00 to 5:00 pm

Murphy's Taxidermy 2205 E 9th Ave.Winfield KS 620-229-8122

For more Information-contact: Patrick Murphy @ 620-229-8122

We only have 10 slots for students walk in’s welcome. (as long as a slot is open)

08/25/2015

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Fancy Creek at Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/25/15 - 09/01/15

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8AM - 4 PM. Students receive class outline, manual, homework assignment and class locations at sign-up. Classroom sessions, 25 August & 1 September in Manhattan, field day(29 August) held at Fancy creek range, Randolph, Kansas. maximum of 50 students

09/04/2015

Riley Co. - Ft Riley

Location: Building 1020, Hubner Rd, Ft Riley

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Friday, September 04, 2015

Contact: Ft Riley Conservation Office

Phone No: 785-239-6211

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

09/05/2015

John Rodgers Chili Cookoff

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Open air chili cookoff - Open to the public

Date: Saturday, September 05, 2015

Contact: Tim McCreedy 316-761-7648 or Darryl Symonds 620-262-7515

Phone No: 316-761-7648

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Cooker Set-up starts at 8:00am

Judging will begin at 2:00pm till 5pm

Judging will be done by Camping Patrons $2.00 to taste chili and post your vote.

Winners for Chili Cook-Off will be at 6:00pm

$30.00 Entry Fee

All Proceeds to benefit El Dorado State Park

Location for the Chili Cook-Off will be at the Bluestem Bait & General Store 

Silent Auction will be held all day, winner will be announced at 5:30pm!

09/01/2015

Johnson Co. - Gardner

Location: Gardner Senior Citizens Building

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/01/15 - 09/05/15

Contact: Gardner Parks and Rec

Phone No: 913-856-7535

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Class is held Tues/Thursday from 6-9pm and 9-4 on Saturday.

09/08/2015

Hillsdale Range Novice Handgun Training

Location: Hillsdale State Park

Type: Novice Handgun Training

Date: Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Contact: Virgil Corbin

Phone No: 9135941954

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Other Information:

Hillsdale Range and Training Facility is pleased to announce a monthly summer training program for novice handgun shooters, both pistol and revolver.

The second Tuesday of every month from 6-8 PM: May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8.

The fees will be $10 per student for non-members. Members shoot for free.

Instruction will be conducted by NRA certified instructors, and will be a combination of lecture and live fire.
Class will be geared to individuals with limited or no handgun experience who want to learn to shoot, or who may be considering enrolling in a concealed pistol course. however, this is not a concealed pistol course, and we will not deal with any aspect of concealed carry.
The class will focus on safety, shooting stance and technique, adherence to the principles of pistol & revolver shooting, and accurate shot placement on targets at varying distances.
Attendees should bring their favorite pistol or revolver, 100 rounds of ammunition, eye and ear protection, and an appropriate cleaning kit.
targets will be furnished at no cost.

Register with Virgil Corbin, Range Manager @ 913-594-1954 orwww.hillsdalerange.org

https://www.facebook.com/Hillsdalerange?fref=ts

09/12/2015

Backlashers Bass Club

Location: Eisenhower State Park

Type: Club Bass Tournament, Members ONLY

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Contact: Herbert Bouyack Jr

Phone No: 419-355-3481

Time: 5:45 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Eisenhower State Park Boat Ramp

09/10/2015

Ellis Co. - Hays

Location: Hays Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/10/15 - 09/12/15

Contact: Hays Rec

Phone No: 785-623-2650

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Contact Hays Rec at 785-623-2650. They do require a $20 deposit that will be refunded when class is attended.

Class will be held Sept 10 from 6-9pm and Sept 12 from 8am to completion.

09/12/2015

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the monthfrom 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis.The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the prerequisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Class registration open August 12 online at safehunters.com

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants. Also, pack a sack lunch.

Women on Target

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park (Fancy Creek Range)

Type: Community Event

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Contact: Larry Conrad

Phone No: 785-456-2593

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

2015 Women on Target (PDF 1.35 MB)

Space is limited to 36 participants. Register now! The clinic will fill up fast. 

The clinic will be held rain or shine. Some events may be changed slightly to accommodate the weather.

Enrollment Deadlines

  • April 25, 2015 for May 5, 2015 date
  • August 29, 2015 for September 12, 2015 date

09/08/2015

Bourbon Co. - Ft Scott

Location: Ft Scott Community Center & Hollister Wildlife Area

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/08/15 - 09/12/15

Contact: Darrell Bloomfield

Phone No: 620-223-5418

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Ft Scott Community College Room A129
6:30-10 Sept 8th and 10th
8:00 -Noon Sept 12th Field Day Hollister Wildlife area

09/12/2015

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee KS 913-631-5200. To meet state requirements this online class is designed to allow the qualified participant to complete the chapters and quizzes online. Visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us to complete the internet portion of the class. Students must print off Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate and bring it to the class. Participants must also successfully pass a quiz at the beginning of the in-classroom portion in order to continue with the instructional class where there will be a demonstration and a final written test. Enroll now, classes fill up quick! $15 fee required. No lunch provided.

09/11/2015

Butler Co - El Dorado

Location: Butler Co 4-H Building

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/11/15 - 09/12/15

Contact: Butler Co Extension Office

Other Information:

To register, visit or call the Butler Co Extension office, 206 N. Griffith, El Dorado. For questions call Gene Maggard at 316-742-3746 or email gandpmaggard@gmail.com. Registration is required by Wed., Sept. 9. The course is held at the Butler Co 4-H Building, 206 N. Griffith, El Dorado.

09/08/2015

Johnson Co. - Gardner

Location: Gardner Senior Citizens Building

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/08/15 - 09/12/15

Contact: Gardner Parks and Rec

Phone No: 913-856-7535

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Class is held Tues/Thursday from 6-9pm and 9-4 on Saturday.

09/13/2015

3D Archery Shoot and Free Park Entrance

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: 3D Archery Tournament; Free park vehicle entrance.

Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

3D Archery Shoot begins at 8 am - Individuals compete on 14 station 3D archery range. Divisions for Men, Women, Youth. Steel Deer Target Contest at 12 noon. Prizes awarded at 1 pm. Free Park Entrance Day, no vehicle permits required.

09/12/2015

Hawk 100/50/26.2 mile Run

Location: Overlook Area

Type: Trail run

Dates: 09/12/15 - 09/13/15

Contact: Sherrie Klover

Phone No: 913-558-7622

Time: 6:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Start and finish at Overlook Area. They are running from Overlook Area out on the blue trail, up to bunkers hill, down and around and then go back on the white trail, back to the overlook area. For a 100 mile, 50 mile and 26.2 mile trail run. Description: This Trail Runs will start and finish at the Corp of Engineers Overlook Area.  Running several loops of the North Shore Hiking / Biking Trails from the Overlook area and back.

09/13/2015

Hays Bass Anglers Association

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015

Contact: Clayton Rudman/Klint VonFeldt

Phone No: 785-639-1496/785-628-6667

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Start time is safe light

09/12/2015

Wyandotte Co. - Leavenworth

Location: Wyandotte Co Lake

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/12/15 - 09/13/15

Contact: Stan Hufford

Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Contact Stan by email at dareman264@hotmail.com for an application or look for applications throughout the county.

Butler Co. - Augusta

Location: FTAC Academy, LLC

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/12/15 - 09/13/15

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will Start each day at 8 AM. Please plan to arrive early for registration for each segment. Due to the remote location we will be providing lunch for the class each day. 
We will include a live fire option to the class using Pellet Guns.
For questions on the class please contact Shannon Selstedt by email sselstedt@hotmail.com, phone: 316-706-9399 or Greg Rupp email: greg@ftac.co (this is .co not .com) phone 316-651-7877   

09/19/2015

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Dickinson Co Sheriff's Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Students can register online at safehunters.com. 

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

09/18/2015

Miami Co. - Paola

Location: Hillsdale State Park

Type: Bowhunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/18/15 - 09/19/15

Contact: Bob Bergeson

Phone No: 913-451-0539

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held Sept 18 6-9pm and Sept 19 from 1-4.

09/19/2015

Barton Co. - Great Bend

Location: City of Great Bend Police Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available at safehunters.com.

Students must complete the online portion of the course prior to attending the field day. The online course is accessed by links at https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/Online-HE-Course. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. 
All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.
 

This is an internet assisted class, so pay attention to the requirements of the on-line portion. You will need to bring the completion certificate to the instructor the day of the class or you will not be allowed to participate--No Exceptions!
Class starts promptly at 8 am, if you are late, you will be turned away.
Lunch is not provided, so you may bring a lunch, or you can go into Great Bend. Lunch break will be approximately 45 minutes.
Watch the weather and dress appropriately. We will be outside in any weather except a thunderstorm. We will be doing a trail walk outside, so wear shoes that are appropriate for walking in tall grass.
If you have questions you can contact the instructor at lboxberger2@cox.net.   

09/20/2015

Wild Within You, LLC "Tri Wild"

Location: Wilson State Park Wheatgrass Swim Beach

Type: Triathlon

Date: Sunday, September 20, 2015

Contact: Sara Kay Carrell

Phone No: 785-650-1620

Time: 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

09/16/2015

Shawnee Co. - Topeka

Location: Location to be determined

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/16/15 - 09/20/15

Other Information:

Register with www.schea.org.

Classes begin Wednesday the 16th - location to be determined, please check back - from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m… Students must also attend Saturday the 19th from 8:00 a.m to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday the 20th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Shawnee County State Lake, 86th & Landon Road.

09/26/2015

13th Annual Fall River Rendezvous

Location: Fall River State Park - Fredonia Bay Area

Type: Historical Reenactment of the Mountain Man Era 1800-1840

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Contact: Kimberly Jones

Phone No: 620-637-2213

Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Other Information:

Step back to 1815, a time with the mountain man and the American Indians walked the recently purchased Louisiana Purchase. A time when Lewis and Clark had finished their exploration, and others were wanting to follow in their footsteps. The event interprets 1800-1840 with a traditional rendezvous when Mountain Men and American Indians camped together to trade for needed supplies from the fur companies. Activities will include Indian and Mountain Men Encampments, Historical Traders, Blackpowder Shoot, Archery Demo's, Tomahawk Throw, Skillet Throw for the Ladies, and a Kids Gold Rush. Come out to Fall River State Park and step back to 1815.

Kansas Buddy Bass (KBB)

Location: Boat Ramp #3

Type: Fishing Tourney

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Contact: MIke McKinney

Phone No: 785-393-2144

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

This is a Bass Tournament. Starting at Boat Ramp #3. 

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

Russell Co. - Russell

Location: La Sada Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing sesssion

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available online at safehunters.com

LaSada is located 4 miles south of I-70 Interchange at Russell, 2 miles wet and 1 back south.

Students must complete the online portion of the course prior to attending the field day. The online course is accessed by links at https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/Online-HE-Course. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. 
All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.
The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants. 

This is an internet assisted class, so pay attention to the requirements of the on-line portion. You will need to bring the completion certificate to the instructor the day of the class or you will not be allowed to participate--No Exceptions!
Class starts promptly at 8 am, if you are late, you will be turned away.
Lunch will be provided by the local Pheasant's Forever Chapter. Lunch will be free to the students, and for a nominal charge to those that are not students.
Late September weather can be unpredictable, so be sure and watch the weather and dress appropriately. We will be outside in any weather except a thunderstorm. We will be doing a trail walk outside, so wear shoes that are appropriate for walking in tall grass.
If you have questions you can contact the instructor at lboxberger2@cox.net.    

09/25/2015

09/26/2015

Sumner Co. - Wellington

Location: Wellington High School

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/26/15 - 09/27/15

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Students may register online at safehunters.com starting Aug 12. Limited to 75 students.

Lunch on Saturday will be provided by the High School FFA. Students must attend both days of class and pass a written test to receive their certification. There will NOT be any live fire as part of this course. Contact instructor John Munro at 620-326-8129 with any questions.   

09/24/2015

Fishing Has No Boundaries

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Kids with disabilities fishing event.

Dates: 09/24/15 - 09/28/15

Contact: Barb Marlnee

Phone No: 316-258-9280

Time: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Fishing Has No Boundaries®, Inc. (FHNB) is a non-profit 501-C3 organization whose goal is to open up the great outdoors for people with disabilities through the world of fishing.  Volunteers provide a day of fishing and outdoor fun for kids with disabilities. The KHP, KDWPT, and local groups sponsor this worthwhile event.

09/22/2015

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Fancy Creek Range at Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/22/15 - 09/29/15

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park office, 8 AM - 4 PM. Students receive class outline, home work assignment, manual, and class locations at sign-up. Class room sessions, 22 & 29 September in Manhattan, field day(26 September) at Fancy Creek Range, Randolph. Maximum of 50 students

10/03/2015

OK Kids Day

Location: Bluestem Point, El Dorado State Park

Type: Free Outdoor Events for Kids

Date: Saturday, October 03, 2015

Contact: Tyler Burt

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

This will be the 15th year that kids get to come out and enjoy a free, fun filled day at the Park. The day includes a free lunch and prizes for all. A fishing contest (sponsored by the Bill Higgins family) allows for some friendly competition. Don’t tell the kids, but they’re actually learning skills and science facts during the day too!

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 03, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open Sept 3 online at safehunters.com. Limited to 35 students. Bring a sack lunch with you. If you have questions about this class or directions to Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays, please contact Sheila at 785-643-0627.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Hays Bass Anglers Association

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, October 03, 2015

Contact: Clayton Rudman/Klint VonFeldt

Phone No: 785-639-1496/785-628-6667

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Start time is safe light

McPherson Co. - Inman

Location: Inman Community Building

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 03, 2015

Contact: Floyd Pearson

Phone No: 620-755-6394

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available online at safehunters.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Reno Co. - Inman

Location: Inman Community Building

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 03, 2015

Contact: Floyd Pearson

Phone No: 620-755-6394

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

Register with Floyd by phone or email floyd.pearson@gmail.com.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

10/02/2015

10/04/2015

Wild Within You, LLC Hell Creek on Wheels

Location: Wilson State Park Switchgrass Trail

Type: Mountain Bike Race

Date: Sunday, October 04, 2015

Contact: Sara Kay Carrell

Phone No: 785-650-1620

Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

10/03/2015

09/25/2015

Douglas Co. - Lawrence

Location: Building 21 at the DG Co Fairgrounds/FOP Lodge

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/25/15 - 10/04/15

Other Information:

 The Lawrence Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #2 is sponsoring a Hunter Education Course. ENROLL AT SAFEHUNTERS.COMFriday, September 25, 2015, 5:30-9:00 p.m. at Building 21 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds AND Sunday, October 4, 2015 at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge. Attendance on both days is required to pass. Parents or guardians of young students are welcome to attend along with their child if they like. PLEASE DO NOT ENROLL IN THE COURSE IF YOU ALREADY HAVE A HUNTER EDUCATION CERTIFICATE!! If attending with a child, just come with them, do not enroll. Doing so uses up a spot a potential student may need. Students must be at least 11 years old as of October 4, 2015 to enroll in the course. All persons born after July 1, 1957 must have a Hunter Education certificate to hunt in Kansas. When registering, please provide your full legal name and do not use nicknames. Directions to the FOP Lodge will be provided to students on the first evening of class. Dress for the weather on October 4, because most of the day will be outside. A lunch of hotdogs, beans and chips will be provided on October 4th for $3.00 or students are welcome to bring their own lunch if they prefer. Any questions may be directed to Sergeant Max Miller of the Lawrence Police Department at mmiller@lkpd.org.

10/03/2015

10/10/2015

Riley Co. - Randolph

Location: Fancy Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will begin online at safehunters.com starting Sept 10, 2015. Limited to 40 students.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Geary Co. - Junction City

Location: Sportsmans Acres

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Registration will be available online at safehunters.com

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants. 

                                               

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

Butler Co. - El Dorado

Location: Butler Co 4-H Building

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015

Contact: Gene Maggard

Phone No: 316-742-3746

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is the field and test day for an internet assisted course.
Pre-register by calling or visiting the Butler County Extension Office at 206 N. Griffith, El Dorado.  Tele. 316-321-9660 no later than 10/8/15.
The course is being held at the Butler County 4-H Building, 206N. Griffith.
Contact Gene Maggard at 316-742-3746, email gandpmaggard@gmail.com.

Instructions for taking an internet assisted course are:
1.  Register for the field day.
2.  Go to the KDWPT website, ksoutdoors.com.
3.  Click on the Education box.
4.  Click on the Internet- Assisted course line.
5.  Follow the instructions to take the course.
6.  you MUST bring the Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with you to the field day.

10/06/2015

Bourtbon Co. - Ft Scott

Location: Ft Scott Community College & Hollister Wildlife Area

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/06/15 - 10/10/15

Contact: Darrell Bloomfield

Phone No: 620-223-5418

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Ft Scott Community College Room A129
6:30-10 Oct 8th & 10th
8:00 -Noon Oct 12th Field Day Hollister Wildlife area

10/10/2015

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee KS 913-631-5200. To meet state requirements this online class is designed to allow the qualified participant to complete the chapters and quizzes online. Visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us to complete the internet portion of the class. Students must print off Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate and bring it to the class. Participants must also successfully pass a quiz at the beginning of the in-classroom portion in order to continue with the instructional class where there will be a demonstration and a final written test. Enroll now, classes fill up quick! $15 fee required. No lunch provided.

Friends of Eisenhower State Park Fundraiser

Location: Eisenhower State Park

Type: West Point Benefit Trail Ride

Dates: 10/10/15 - 10/11/15

Contact: Jim Thomas

Phone No: 785-633-4761

Time: 12:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

Schedule of Events:

  • 10/10/15: Trial ride from 12:30-4:30pm
  • 10/10/15: Dinner catered by Friends of Eisenhower State Park at 6:00pm at Ike's Shelter, Transportation provided starting at 5:30pm, Auction & Door Prizes
  • 10/11/15: Breakfast catered by Friends of Eisenhower State Park at 7:00am-8:00am
  • 10/11/15: Trail ride on Blue Trail from 9:00am-12:00pm

Each rider's fee is $30 (Kids 12 & Under $15). Proceeds will go directly toward the West Point Equestrian Camp. No vehicle fee is required for this event, and camp sites can be reserved for West Point camp sites by calling, 785-528-4102.

Monetary donations and auction items welcome!

10/07/2015

Shawnee Co. - Topeka

Location: Location to be determined

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/07/15 - 10/11/15

Other Information:

Register with www.schea.org.

Classes begin Wednesday the 7th - location to be determined, please check back - from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m… Students must also attend Saturday the 10th from 8:00 a.m to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday the 11th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Shawnee County State Lake, 86th & Landon Road.

10/17/2015

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Dickinson Co. Sheriffs Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 am

Other Information:

To enroll, contact Randy @ chasen.racen@gmail.com with: Full given name including middle initial, Sex (male or female) Date of birth, Phone #, (___) -___ -____ Address, street, city, zip code, And e-mail address. For this Internet classes, Students must complete the online portion of the course prior to attending the field day. The online course is accessed at: www.kdwpt.state.ks.us Maximum number of students is set at 25.

10/16/2015

Finney Co. - Holcomb

Location: Holcomb Rec Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/16/15 - 10/17/15

Contact: Holcomb Re Center

Phone No: 620-277-2152

Other Information:

Limited to 60 students.

10/13/2015

Crawford Co. - Pittsburg

Location: PSU Kansas Technology Center Room 102

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/13/15 - 10/17/15

Contact: KDWPT Pittsburg Office

Phone No: 620-231-3173

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Other Information:

Tuesday and Thursday classes 6:00 - 9:30 PM, Saturday class 8:00 AM - noon.  No pre-registration.

10/17/2015

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Abilene Parks and Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/17/15 - 10/18/15

Time: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Oct 17, 2015 (Saturday) 7:45 A to 5:00 P Oct 18, 2015 (Sunday) 7:45 P to 11:00 A. Questions about the course can be directed to Steve Britt 785/655-4207 or to Abilene Parks & Rec 785/263-7266 All courses as well as sign-up will be at the following: Abilene Parks & Recreation Bld. 1020 NW 8th, Abilene, KS 67410

10/18/2015

Wild Wilthin You, LLC "Hell Creek on Heels"

Location: Wilson State Park Switchgrass Trail

Type: 5k, 30k, 50k Trail Run

Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015

Contact: Sara Kay Carrell

Phone No: 785-650-1620

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

10/22/2015

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/22/15 - 10/24/15

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Please arrive early and enter through main doors on West side. Business hours are 9am - 9pm but you will be allowed in early only for the class. Class location in on second floor left side behind gun sales. ** PLEASE Cancel if you can't make it so another can sign up! ** Registration will be available at www.safehunters.com starting September 22, 2015.

Class Thursday night from 6-9pm and Saturday from 8:30am - 4pm. Students must attend both dates times. Arrive early as class starts promptly. Late arrivals may be turned away. Adults/Parents/Children 10 or younger not taking class are allowed and can sit in the back of the class but will not receive materials.

10/24/2015

Haunted Trail

Location: Hedgewood Trail at Pomona State Park

Type: Haunted Trail

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Contact: Park Office

Phone No: 785-828-4933

Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Joint us for a frightening walk on the Hedgewood Trail.  Lots of fun for everyone.  Bonfire and concessions available.

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

Grant Co. - Ulysses

Location: Grant Co Civic Center (South Room

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available 9/24/2015 at safehunters.com.

Use the parking lot on the West side and enter the West door of the South Room. Orange Hunter Education signs will be posted at the South Room West Door.
Contact: Scott Nichols
Phone No: 620 353-0458
Time: 8:00 am Start 

Students must complete the online portion of the course prior to attending the field day. The online course is accessed by links at https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/Online-HE-Course. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.
All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.
The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Heartland Coursing Ass. 10/24-10/25/2015

Location: Picnic Area

Type: Events

Dates: 10/24/15 - 10/25/15

Contact: Vickie Jacobs

Phone No: 785-379-5430

Time: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Other Information:

Dog field racing with lures. North end of shelter 1 & 2. Description: Annual Dog Lure Field Trials - The Heartland Coursing Association holds this annual event in our Picnic Area.  A course is mapped out with a guided lure for the dogs to chase for the fastest time. Description: Annual Dog Lure Field Trials - The Heartland Coursing Association holds this annual event in our Picnic Area.  A course is mapped out with a guided lure for the dogs to chase for the fastest time.

10/20/2015

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Fancy Creek Range at Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/20/15 - 10/27/15

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8 am-4 PM. Students receive class outline, homework assignment, manual and class locations at sign-up. Class room sessions(20 & 27 Oct.) held in Manhattan, field day(24 October) held at Fancy Creek Range, Randolph, KS. Class max: 50 students.

10/31/2015

Clay Co. - Clay Center

Location: Clay Center United Methodist Church

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available online at safehunters.com beginning Oct 1, 2015. Limited to 40 students.

Students must pre-register for the course in order to get directions to complete the online portion of the certification. Either call the contact, an email address may be available or visit www.safehunters.com for online registration for some classes.  Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

11/02/2015

Saline Co. - Salina

Location: National Guard Training Center and Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed COurse

Dates: 11/02/15 - 11/07/15

Contact: Ace Hardware - Salina

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Monday - Wednesday, 6-9pm and Saturday 8-12.

Registration for this course is at Ace Hardware, 321 S. Broadway, Salina, KS 67401, at the Sporting Goods Counter. Monday through Wednesday the class will be at Nickel Hall of the National Guard (near Tony's Pizza). Saturday the class will meet at Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays near Niles Road and K4.

11/07/2015

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 07, 2015

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee KS 913-631-5200. To meet state requirements this online class is designed to allow the qualified participant to complete the chapters and quizzes online. Visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us to complete the internet portion of the class. Students must print off Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate and bring it to the class. Participants must also successfully pass a quiz at the beginning of the in-classroom portion in order to continue with the instructional class where there will be a demonstration and a final written test. Enroll now, classes fill up quick! $15 fee required. No lunch provided.

11/12/2015

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/12/15 - 11/14/15

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Please arrive early and enter through main doors on West side. Business hours are 9am - 9pm but you will be allowed in early only for the class. Class location in on second floor left side behind gun sales. ** PLEASE Cancel if you can't make it so another can sign up! ** Registration will be available at www.safehunters.com starting October 20, 2015.

Class Thursday night from 6-9pm and Saturday from 8:30am - 4pm. Students must attend both dates times. Arrive early as class starts promptly. Late arrivals may be turned away. Adults/Parents/Children 10 or younger not taking class are allowed and can sit in the back of the class but will not receive materials.

11/14/2015

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Dickinson Co Sheriff's Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015

Contact: Iva May Cook

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

To enroll contact us at southerndkhe@gmail.com with full given name including first name, middle initial, last name, sex(male or female), date of birth, phone #, street, city, zip code and e-mail address. Max # students 25.

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

11/10/2015

Bourbon Co. - Uniontown

Location: Uniontown High School

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/10/15 - 11/14/15

Contact: Darrell Bloomfield

Phone No: 620-223-5418

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Uniontown High School
6:30-10 Nov 10th and 12th
8:00 -Noon Nov 14th field day is also at the high school

11/21/2015

Sanders Saunter Heavy 10k Trail Race

Location: North Shore Trails

Type: Trail Runs

Date: Saturday, November 21, 2015

Contact: Sherrie Klover

Phone No: 913-558-7622

Time: 5:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Race starts at the overlook area. Head west briefly on white trail, before turning south on yellow. Proceed up the ridge of Saunders Mound, descend the ridge. Head north on yellow, back to the white trail. Continue on the white trail to the first connector to the blue trail at the SE corner of Lake Henry. Head east on blue to the yellow trail. Ascend and descend the Sanders Mound ridge. Head back to the blue trail and take it in to the finish. Description: This 10K/5K Trail Runs will start and finish at the Corp of Engineers Overlook Area.  Running on a section of the hiking / biking trails of the North Shore Hiking / Biking Trails from the Overlook area past our Campground #1 and back.

11/28/2015

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 28, 2015

Time: 9:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

12/12/2015

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Dickinson Co Sheriff's Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 12, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

To enroll contact us at southerndkhe@gmail.com with full given name including first name, middle initial, last name, sex(male or female), date of birth, phone #, street, city, zip code and e-mail address. Max # students 25.

Sedgwick Co. - Wichita

Location: Gander Mountain

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 12, 2015

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students must complete the online portion of the course (https://programs.ksoutdoors.com/prg/Programs/Hunter-Education-Certification) prior to attending the field day. Each student will be issued a pre-test over the online materials. Students are required to bring their Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate with them to registration.

All students will be tested over the Internet course material. This pre-test will be administered at the beginning of the Field Day. A passing score of 22 correct answers out of 25 questions is required to proceed with the rest of the course. Students failing to achieve the minimum score of 22 will be dismissed from the class.

The field walk session will be as much like an actual hunt as possible. It is recommended to wear boots or walking shoes and long pants.  

Beginning on August 01, 2015 will be holding Hunter Safety classes twice a month here at Gander Mountain Academy. Classes will be held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10:00a.m. until 4:30p.m. We will no longer do registration prior to classes. We will have a sign-up starting at 9:00a.m. the morning of the class, and it will be a first come, first serve basis. The first 30 students to sign-up, who have completed the pre-requisite online training, will be allowed in the class. Again, you must have completed the online training and have the certificate printed, in hand, in order to sign-up and take the class.

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 12, 2015

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee KS 913-631-5200. To meet state requirements this online class is designed to allow the qualified participant to complete the chapters and quizzes online. Visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us to complete the internet portion of the class. Students must print off Field Day Qualifier Exam certificate and bring it to the class. Participants must also successfully pass a quiz at the beginning of the in-classroom portion in order to continue with the instructional class where there will be a demonstration and a final written test. Enroll now, classes fill up quick! $15 fee required. No lunch provided.