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THURSDAY

THURSDAY-SUNDAY

FRIDAY

PIERRE PART-BELLE RIVER CHAPTER DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET: 6-11:30 P.M., ST. JOSEPH CHURCH HALL, 3304 LA. 70, PIERRE PART. TICKETS $40 SINGLES, $50 COUPLES, $15 YOUTHS, $250 SPONSOR, $500 TABLES. CALL JOEY CHAMBERLAIN (985) 703-0204 OR RYAN BOUDREAUX (985) 300-4790.

SATURDAY

IFA REDFISH TOUR/LOUISIANA: GRAND ISLE. HEAVIEST TWO-REDFISH CATCH. LAST IN 3-EVENT SERIES. CALL (478) 836-4266. WEBSITE: WWW.IFAREDFISHTOUR.COM.

20TH ANNUAL FRIENDS OF THE NRA BANQUET: 5 P.M., GRAND BALLROOM, CROWNE PLAZA, BATON ROUGE. BENEFITS AREA YOUTH SHOOTING SPORTS. CALL ROB WALKER (225) 756-5225. EMAIL: LA340@BELLSOUTH.NET.

CONTRABAND CONCLAVE VIII: 8:30 A.M.-4 P.M., MOSS BLUFF UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 2250 PRATER RD., WESTLAKE. NO FEE. FLY FISHING PROGRAMS. CALL WARREN LANDRY (337) 853-7755. WEBSITE: WWW.CONTRABANDFLYCASTERS.NET.

WOMEN IN THE OUTDOORS: FRANKLINTON SKEET CLUB. CALL DEBBIE STAFFORD (985) 515-2020. WEBSITE: WWW.WOMENINTHEOUTDOORS.ORG

SATURDAY-SUNDAY

DOIRON’S TEAM BASS CLASSIC: DOIRON’S LANDING, STEPHENSVILLE. PICK-YOUR-PARTNER. CALL LARRY DOIRON (985) 397-3113.

SUNDAY

LA. BULLS EYE CONVENTIONAL PISTOL MATCH:TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR 9 A.M., PALO ALTO RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB, DONALDSONVILLE. TIMED & TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORRAPID-FIRE MATCH, NRA RULES, .22 RIM FIRE, .22 CENTERFIRE & .45 ACP PISTOLS. FEE $7. EMAIL: SKIP_BLANCHARD@MSN.COM.

SOUTH LOUISIANA HIGHPOWER CLUB MATCH:TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR 8:30 A.M., ASCENSION PARISH SHERIFF’S RANGE, 9300 ST. LANDRY RD. GONZALES. NRA 200-YARD MATCH COURSE. FEE $12 MEMBERS, $15 NONMEMBERS, $5 JUNIORS. $15 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP IN CIVILIAN MARKSMANSHIP PROGRAM. CALL GEORGE SERRETT; (225) 272-3538. EMAIL: GHSERRETT@NETZERO.NET.

IFA KAYAK TOUR/LOUISIANA: GRAND ISLE. CATCH & RELEASE COMBINED LENGTH OF REDFISH & SPECKLED TROUT. WEBSITE: WWW.IFAREDFISHTOUR.COM.

MONDAY

FIN-ADDICT FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6:30 P.M., SPAHR’S RESTAURANT, 1400 W. TUNNEL BLVD, HOUMA. CALL STEPHEN ROBERT (985) 850-0082. WEB: FINADDICTFLYFISHERS.BLOGSPOT.COM.

WEDNESDAY

AROUND THE CORNER

JUST ANNOUNCED

HUNTING SEASONS

FISHERY NOTICES

east grand terre island, Bay jimmy, mississippi river delta closure: To commercial fishing, including crabs and shrimp, and to recreational fishing, except rod-and-reel take of finfish, until further notice after state biologists identified residual BP-Deepwater Horizon tar balls and tar mats.

Fall INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open in all state inside waters.

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