The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of Pheasants Forever and the Fox Gap Rod and Gun Club will hold an upland bird Youth Hunt at the club in Rebersburg on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Interested participants must be 12 to 16 years old and write an essay on what upland bird hunting means to them. Send the essay to Central PA Pheasants Forever, P.O. Box 509, Lemont, PA 16851. Four teams of two kids each will be selected to participate in the Youth Hunt by members of Penn State’s Chapter of The Wildlife Society. The selection will take place on October 5 and winners will be notified by phone. Winners will receive a guided upland bird hunt and lunch. For details, e-mail Chuck at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website at www.centralpapheasants.org . Registration Form
On Thursday, September 25, 2014 the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of Pheasants Forever will hold a Wing Ding and Wild Pheasant Talk at the Old Fort American Legion. Chapter President Jesse Putnam will talk about Pennsylvania’s Wild Pheasant Recovery Areas (WPRAs). Over the last six years, Jesse has been trapping wild pheasants in South Dakota and Montana and transferring them to the four WPRAs in Pennsylvania. There will be all-you-can eat chicken wings, raffles and prizes. Cost is $15 / person. Doors will open at 5:30 PM and the Wild Pheasant Talk will begin at 6:30. Proceeds will benefit local habitat restoration such as the native grass planting on SGL 333. To make a reservation, or for more details, e-mail Jesse at email@example.com , or call him at 814-598-9789. You can also visit the website at www.centralpapheasants.org .