Outdoors presentations at ‘Seminar & Supper’ March 18 in IM

IRON MOUNTAIN — Family Baptist Church of Kingsford will host its 25th annual Sportsman’s Seminar and Supper on Saturday, March 18.

Seminars and displays will open at 3 p.m. at the Iron Mountain Central Middle School Gym and Cafeteria, 300 W. Hughitt St., Iron Mountain.

Dinner is at 5:15 p.m. Featured speaker Shane Belding of International Falls, Minn., will present “Deadliest Catch: Adventures on the North Atlantic” at 6:15 p.m.

The seminars and dinner are free. A free will offering will be appreciated.

Door prizes donated by various local businesses will be awarded but attendees must be present to win.

Seminars include:

— Traditional bow archery range, Merlin Calkins, 3 to 5 p.m.

— Hands-on fly casting clinic, Walt Lakari, 3 to 5 p.m.

“Loaded for Bear,” Shane Belding, 3 to 4 p.m.

“Wildlife Management in U.P.,” Bill Scullon, 4 to 5 p.m.

Displays from 3 to 5 p.m. include:

— Mammals of the wild, Walt Summers and Phyllis Carlson

— Beginning trapping, furs, skulls, Nathan Ruble

— Bow hunting whitetail, Ryan Peroceschi

— Partridge and woodcock, Val Hirte

— Salt and stream kayak fishing, Pete Yake

— Veterans fundraiser, downsizing for successful bass fishing, Tom Gursky

— Conservation officers, Brian Bacon and Phil Helminen

— Snowmobiling, Matt Mainville

— Fly fishing around the world, John Cook

— River bass fishing, making your own gigs, Jeremy Sauceman

— United Sportsmen Inc., Greg Kulas

— U.P. Trappers Association, Jim Fornetti and Rich Bartoletti

— Fish wood carvings, Mike Holmes

— Making ice fishing poles, Matt LaLonde

Please call 906-774-8239 for more information.


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