Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

City: Geary Co. - Junction City

Location: Godfrey's Indoor Shooting Range

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 07/31/15 - 08/01/15

Contact: Randall Fernandez

Phone No: 785-238-0094

City: Lovewell Fun Day

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Outdoor Games and Recreation

Date: Saturday, August 01, 2015

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Other Information:

5K or 2 mile Fun Run/Walk, Co-Ed Mud Volleyball, Rock/Paper/Scissors Tournament, Sandpile Treasure Hunt Pre-Registration required for Mud Volleyball, no later than July 30.

City: Little Apple Paddle - Tuttle Creek State Park

Location: Kansas River Manhattan

Type: float trip

Date: Saturday, August 01, 2015

Contact: Todd J. Lovin

Phone No: 785-539-7941

Time: 8:00 am

Other Information:

The Little Apple Paddle is a float trip from Manhattan to St. George.  It is a partnership between Manhattan Parks and Rec, Manhattan CVB, and U. S. Army Corps of Engineers.  People with their own boat can float with the group at no cost.  Canoes and Kayaks can be rented and float with the group $20 for a boat rental by contacting state park office.

City: End Of Summer Bash/OK Kids Day

Location: Elk City State Park

Type: Family Recreation

Date: Saturday, August 01, 2015

Contact: Elk City State Park

Phone No: 620-331-6295

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

FREE ENTRANCE DAY   Staff and Volunteers will host activities starting at 9:30 A.M. that include swimming, kayaking, canoeing, water balloons, and more!  All activities are free!

City: Reno Co. - Arlington

Location: Prairie Wind Hunting Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 01, 2015

Contact: Chris Newton

Phone No: 620-931-5434

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

For more information or to have questions answered call or email Chris Newton at #620-931-5434 - email is at newtonc@usd308.com. You can also contact Terry Velten at Prairie Wind Hunting Club #620-538-3119 - email is at terryvelten@thevelten.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.  

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