Junior Wildlife

junior_wildlife_logoThe Red River Area Sportsmen’s Club started the Junior Wildlife Club for youth in the community ages 8 through 16. This is a free youth-orientated organization geared towards introducing kids to wildlife and habitat conservation.

They meet the third Thursday of every month and have different outdoor topics at each meeting.

Topics include:

  • Fly Tying
  • Bird House Construction
  • Tours of the Chahinkapa Zoo
  • Duck Calling Demonstrations and Practice
  • Trapping Demonstrations
  • Outdoor and Indoor Archer
  • Small Bore Rifle Shooting
  • Animal Track and Fur Identification
  • Trap and Skeet Shotgun Shooting
  • Camping and Outdoor Safety
  • Presentations by North Dakota Game and Fish,
  • Minnesota DNR and U.S. Fish and Wildlife
  • Many Other Activities

2019-2020 Junior Wildlife Activities
Thursday, July 18  – Fishing at Mooreton Pond
Wednesday, August 7 – Carp & Sucker Derby
Thursday, August 15 – Dutch Oven Cooking
Friday, September 13 – Waterfowl Trap Shooting / Archery
Saturday, September 14 – Marv Manock Youth Waterfowl Hunt
Saturday, October 5 – Youth Pheasant Hunt
Thursday, October 18 – Air Rifle
Thursday, November 21 – Talking Turkey
Thursday, January 16 – Indoor Archery
Saturday, February 15 – Heitkamp Ice Fishing Derby
Thursday, February 20 – Spear Fishing
Thursday, March 19 – Bird Houses
Monday, April 13 – Bird Watching at Prairie Wetlands
Saturday, May 2 – Vince Herding Spring Youth Fishing Derby
Thursday, May 21 – Walk with the Roos
Saturday, June 6 – Dick Bell Catfish Derby

For more information, contact Cindie VanTassel at 218-643-4374.

Download the Junior Wildlife Club Registration Form