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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Hunt Safe Session 5:30 pm
Hunt Safe Session @ Roger G. Sykes Outdoor Heritage Education Complex
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm
Hunt Safe Sessions are two hours in length and cover three primary objectives: tree stand safety equipment safety shoot/don’t shoot scenarios The Hunt Safe Session will review these three objectives for both Firearm Hunter Education[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Ladies Day at the Range- Women with GRIT Series 6:30 pm
Ladies Day at the Range- Women with GRIT Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Ladies Day at the Range Women with G.R.I.T. Series Women w/ G.uns  R.anges  I.nstruction T.raining Firearm safety  (June class) a.      Four rules of gun safety and why they’re important (use SIRT guns/lab) b.      Storage and securement[...]
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns 6:30 pm
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a 3-month series of classes on handgun safety and shooting proficiency. Each class will focus on a specific activity related to firearms knowledge, skills, and training. This series will include both classroom[...]
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over 7:00 pm
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
.22 Pistol League- Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Target: B-33 50 rounds in 15 minutes 5 yards –[...]
Big game public informational meeting 7:00 pm
Big game public informational meeting @ Prairie Winds Community Center
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm
Hunters and landowners are invited to discuss big game issues with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at upcoming public informational meetings across the state. Commission biologists will explain issues and take questions on topics[...]
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Big game public informational meeting 7:00 pm
Big game public informational meeting @ Chadron State College, Student Center, Scottsbluff Room
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm
Hunters and landowners are invited to discuss big game issues with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at upcoming public informational meetings across the state. Commission biologists will explain issues and take questions on topics[...]
Big game public informational meeting 7:00 pm
Big game public informational meeting @ Wahoo, Lower Platte North Natural Resources District
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm
Hunters and landowners are invited to discuss big game issues with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at upcoming public informational meetings across the state. Commission biologists will explain issues and take questions on topics[...]
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Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
Explore Hunting 6:00 pm
Explore Hunting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come to the Outdoor Education Center to learn to hunt like a pro. This educational club will take students through each aspect of safety and skill to be a competent bow and firearm hunter. Program[...]
NASP Practice 7:00 pm
NASP Practice @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
NASP practice. Open to all NASP shooters. Instructors will be available. $3 per shooter, equipment included. Registration is not required
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Hunt Safe Session 5:30 pm
Hunt Safe Session @ Roger G. Sykes Outdoor Heritage Education Complex
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm
Hunt Safe Sessions are two hours in length and cover three primary objectives: tree stand safety equipment safety shoot/don’t shoot scenarios The Hunt Safe Session will review these three objectives for both Firearm Hunter Education[...]
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“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux
“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 6 all-day
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park’s Denman and Mary Mallory Kountze Theater and Medicine Wagon Production Presents: The Housekeeper by James Prideaux. The show will run from Friday January 22nd to Sunday February 14th. Shows will[...]
Superbowl Weekend
Superbowl Weekend @ Ponca State Park
Feb 6 all-day
Are you planning to gather together with family and friends for the Big Game, but your house is a little on the small side? Ponca State Park is offering a Big Game Special. Spend Sunday,[...]
Backwater Trail 8:00 am
Backwater Trail @ Ponca State Park
Feb 6 @ 8:00 am
Start the New Year with a Ponca State Park Hiking Marathon Challenge!  Hiking in the winter is a great way to exercise, relieve stress, and enjoy the great outdoors. Ponca State Park offers 22 miles[...]
Birds & Binoculars 10:00 am
Birds & Binoculars @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Have Fun at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park! Bird lovers of all ages are invited to gather at the park’s Administration Office for bird viewing and identification in preparation for the Audubon Society’s The Great[...]
Explore Archery 10:30 am
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
Archery Fun Shoot 12:00 pm
Archery Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a Family Friendly Saturday. We will have Critter Corner going on and an archery fun shoot. The archery range will be filled with a mixture of fun and challenging targets for ages[...]
Critter Corner 2:00 pm
Critter Corner @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
What is it like to sleep underground? How do I keep myself warm in the winter? Why do I only eat plants? Get an introduction to the Nebraska’s wildlife by jumping into their feet (or[...]
Critters Corner 2:00 pm
Critters Corner @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
What is it like to sleep underground? How do I keep myself warm in the winter? Why do I only eat plants? Get an introduction to the Nebraska’s wildlife by jumping into their feet (or[...]
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“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux
“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 7 all-day
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park’s Denman and Mary Mallory Kountze Theater and Medicine Wagon Production Presents: The Housekeeper by James Prideaux. The show will run from Friday January 22nd to Sunday February 14th. Shows will[...]
Superbowl Weekend
Superbowl Weekend @ Ponca State Park
Feb 7 all-day
Are you planning to gather together with family and friends for the Big Game, but your house is a little on the small side? Ponca State Park is offering a Big Game Special. Spend Sunday,[...]
Shootout at Salt Creek 10:00 am
Shootout at Salt Creek @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Old West Action Shooting Events will be held the first Sunday of the month, October-March. Hostilities will commence at 10 a.m. Adult Shooters will be challenged with a timed stage of 10 pistol, 10 rifle[...]
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option B) 12:00 pm
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option B) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This is the OPTION B home study review/test-out session ONLY.  To prepare for this 3-hour test-out session, student may download study materials from our website. NOTE:  Please bring a snack and a drink.
Cowboy Poetry and Music 2:00 pm
Cowboy Poetry and Music @ Bowring Ranch State Historical Park
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bowring Ranch State Historical Park hosts an afternoon of Cowboy Poetry and Music on Sunday – February 7th from 2-5 MST in the Visitor Center.  No Charge! Entertainers and Guests are welcome! 1.5 miles North[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Dark goose hunting season closes in East, Platte River, Panhandle and Niobrara units
Statewide light goose hunting season closes
White-fronted goose hunting season closes
First Steps Pistol 6:00 pm
First Steps Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This will provide beginning shooters with an introduction to the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for pistol shooting and how to use a specific pistol safely. Pistols and ammunition will be provided. Personal firearms and[...]
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over 7:00 pm
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
.22 Pistol League- Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Target: B-33 50 rounds in 15 minutes 5 yards –[...]
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Valentine’s Special
Valentine’s Special @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 11 – Feb 14 all-day
A romantic get-away in a cabin or lodge room at a special package rate. Learn more: Mahoney Valentines Day A Park Entry Permit is required.
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
Wild Game Recipes 6:00 pm
Wild Game Recipes @ Outdoor Education Center
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Whether you’re a hunter or you just enjoy something a little different, you’ll discover some delicious ways to prepare those less common meats and birds along with a couple of rib sticking sides…you’ll finish it[...]
NASP Practice 7:00 pm
NASP Practice @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
NASP practice. Open to all NASP shooters. Instructors will be available. $3 per shooter, equipment included. Registration is not required
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“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux
“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 12 all-day
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park’s Denman and Mary Mallory Kountze Theater and Medicine Wagon Production Presents: The Housekeeper by James Prideaux. The show will run from Friday January 22nd to Sunday February 14th. Shows will[...]
Valentine’s Day Dinner
Valentine’s Day Dinner @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day
Reserve a cabin or lodge room at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park between February 11-14 and add a Valentine package to your reservation! Packages include dinner at The Lodge, featuring prime rib, salmon, and herb[...]
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“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux
“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 13 all-day
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park’s Denman and Mary Mallory Kountze Theater and Medicine Wagon Production Presents: The Housekeeper by James Prideaux. The show will run from Friday January 22nd to Sunday February 14th. Shows will[...]
Birds & Breakfast
Birds & Breakfast @ Ponca State Park
Feb 13 all-day
Join us at Ponca State Park for Birds and Breakfast! The focus of this event package is the Great Backyard Bird Count and Valentine’s Day. Slated for this event are bird tours/count, a Saturday morning[...]
Pheasants Forever State Habitat Meeting
Pheasants Forever State Habitat Meeting @ Holiday Inn Convention Center
Feb 13 all-day
Don’t forget to register for the 25th annual Pheasants Forever meeting and banquet. More information can be found here: http://nebraskapf.com/events/state-habitat-meeting/
Special Valentine’s Weekend Dining
Special Valentine’s Weekend Dining @ Platte River State Park
Feb 13 – Feb 14 all-day
For a unique dining experience on Valentine’s weekend, consider the Walter Scott Jr. Lodge at Platte River State Park. A peaceful setting for couples or families, the lodge will feature a special menu over Valentine’s[...]
Bigley’s Ravine Trail 8:00 am
Bigley’s Ravine Trail @ Ponca State Park
Feb 13 @ 8:00 am
Start the New Year with a Ponca State Park Hiking Marathon Challenge!  Hiking in the winter is a great way to exercise, relieve stress, and enjoy the great outdoors. Ponca State Park offers 22 miles[...]
Raging Bull Adventure Race 10:00 am
Raging Bull Adventure Race @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, Burr Oak Shelter
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am
3, 6, and 12 mile trail race – register here: https://www.raceregister.net/event?action=view&id=246
Volunteer Fishing Instructor Training Workshop 10:00 am
Volunteer Fishing Instructor Training Workshop @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Rock Creek Station State Historical Park will host a volunteer fishing instructor training workshop instructed by Larry Pape. The certification workshop guides instructors to work with youth, families and communities to provide quality fishing opportunities. Topics:[...]
Explore Archery 10:30 am
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
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“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux
“The Housekeeper” By James Prideaux @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Feb 14 all-day
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park’s Denman and Mary Mallory Kountze Theater and Medicine Wagon Production Presents: The Housekeeper by James Prideaux. The show will run from Friday January 22nd to Sunday February 14th. Shows will[...]
Birds & Breakfast
Birds & Breakfast @ Ponca State Park
Feb 14 all-day
Join us at Ponca State Park for Birds and Breakfast! The focus of this event package is the Great Backyard Bird Count and Valentine’s Day. Slated for this event are bird tours/count, a Saturday morning[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Ladies Day at the Range- Women with GRIT Series 6:30 pm
Ladies Day at the Range- Women with GRIT Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Ladies Day at the Range Women with G.R.I.T. Series Women w/ G.uns  R.anges  I.nstruction T.raining Firearm safety  (June class) a.      Four rules of gun safety and why they’re important (use SIRT guns/lab) b.      Storage and securement[...]
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over 7:00 pm
.22 Pistol League ages 12 and over @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
.22 Pistol League- Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Target: B-33 50 rounds in 15 minutes 5 yards –[...]
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Explore Hunting 6:00 pm
Explore Hunting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come to the Outdoor Education Center to learn to hunt like a pro. This educational club will take students through each aspect of safety and skill to be a competent bow and firearm hunter. Program[...]
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Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option B) 6:00 pm
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option B) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center - Central Classroom
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is the OPTION B home study review/test-out session ONLY.  To prepare for this 3-hour test-out session, student may download study materials from our website.
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
NASP Practice 7:00 pm
NASP Practice @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
NASP practice. Open to all NASP shooters. Instructors will be available. $3 per shooter, equipment included. Registration is not required
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Old Oak Trail 8:00 am
Old Oak Trail @ Ponca State Park
Feb 20 @ 8:00 am
Start the New Year with a Ponca State Park Hiking Marathon Challenge!  Hiking in the winter is a great way to exercise, relieve stress, and enjoy the great outdoors. Ponca State Park offers 22 miles[...]
Air Pistol NRA Sectional & Standard Pistol Match 8:30 am
Air Pistol NRA Sectional & Standard Pistol Match @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 20 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sponsored by the Weeping Water Gun Club. For full details, please see document below. Registration information is included. https://s3.amazonaws.com/register-ed.com/uploads/e_20160116_001619890_2258432992.pdf
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Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option A) 12:00 pm
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option A) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This is the OPTION A class.  This is a full 6-hour classroom course. NOTE:  Please bring a snack and drink.
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Gun Safety & Technique for Young Shooters 5:30 pm
Intro to Gun Safety & Technique for Young Shooters @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? This class is where they need to be! Intro to[...]
Explore Hunting 6:00 pm
Explore Hunting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come to the Outdoor Education Center to learn to hunt like a pro. This educational club will take students through each aspect of safety and skill to be a competent bow and firearm hunter. Program[...]
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Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners Information Meeting
Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners Information Meeting @ Pheasant Bonanaza - Tekamah
Feb 25 all-day
 
Omaha Boat, Sport and Travel Show
Omaha Boat, Sport and Travel Show @ CenturyLink Center
Feb 25 – Feb 28 all-day
 
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery- Archery for Beginners is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of[...]
Wild Game Recipes 6:00 pm
Wild Game Recipes @ Outdoor Education Center
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Whether you’re a hunter or you just enjoy something a little different, you’ll discover some delicious ways to prepare those less common meats and birds along with a couple of rib sticking sides…you’ll finish it[...]
NASP Practice 7:00 pm
NASP Practice @ Nebraska Outdoor Education Center
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
NASP practice. Open to all NASP shooters. Instructors will be available. $3 per shooter, equipment included. Registration is not required
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Bobcat, raccoon, Virginia opossum, long-tailed weasel, mink, red fox, gray fox and badger hunting and trapping seasons close
Cottontail and jackrabbit hunting seasons close
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 29 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Feb 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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