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Fall 2014 Calendar of Events

Check out the new Fall, 2014 Calendar of Events. There are more details on the 40th Anniversary Open House event (Sunday, October 12) and the new children's workshop "Taking Aim...Archery, Binoculars, and Cameras".

Fall 2014 Calendar of Events

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National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Other Current Events

  • Celebrating our anniversary!

    40th Anniversary

    New activities added to the Open House Schedule. Don't miss the fun! Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10:00a-6:oop. There will be exhibits, activity tents, a guided bus tour and (NEW) guided motor boat tours on Lake Drummond. Some activities will require reservations and seats are limited, so call now! The celebration continues with additional activities during the week. Download the full week's schedule and CALL to make your reservations! Download the full week's schedule and CALL to make your reservations!

    40th Anniversary Week Expanded Event Schedule
  • Taking Aim...Archery, Binoculars, Cameras

    Check out our new workshop for youth ages 7-11 years. Each class will feature a focus on one of three outdoor activities: an introduction to target archery, an introduction to the use of binoculars for wildlife observation, and an introduction to nature photography. All equipment will be supplied for the classes. Call for registration.

    Taking Aim flyer
  • Children's Art Contest - artwork due October 3, 2014

    "A Day at the Refuge" is a nature art contest for children grades K-8. A presentation for winners will be held during the 40th Anniversary Open House event at the Refuge on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1:30p. Follow the link for more details.

    Nature art contest
  • Registration continues for Deer Hunt

    The refuge hunt program requires a refuge hunt permit as well as a state hunt license and tags.

    Hunt Program Registration
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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2014
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