OUTDOORS CALENDAR

Thursday First day of spring.

March 28 Ducks Unlimited Waterfowl Party, Grand Hotel, Minot, 6 p.m., 721-1227.

March 29-30 Gun and Knife Show, N.D. State Fair Center.

April 12 Spring turkey season opens.

April 12 Nature Fest Workshop, Audubon NWR, pre-register at 442-5457, ex. 110.

April 12-13 NSTRA Chukar Trial, Savage, MT, 406-798-3866.

May 1 Lake Darling opens for boat fishing.

May 3-4 NSTRA Dog Trial, Ellendale, 605-848-7049.

May 10-11 NSTRA Bird Dog Open, Dickinson, 690-6671.

May 17 Bis-Man Reel & Rec Spring Walleye Derby, Sugar Loaf Bottoms.

June 18 Duck Nest Island Adventures, Audubon NWR, pre-register at 442-5474, ex. 110.

June 25 Wildflower Walk, Audubon NWR, pre-register at 442-5474, ex. 110.

July 9 Kayaking Adventures, Audubon NWR, pre-register at 442-5474, ex. 110.

July 15-16 Archery Shooting, Audubon NWR, 442-5474, ex. 110.

July 17 Blue Goose Day, Audubon NWR, 442-5474, ex. 110.

July 18-19 Governor’s Cup Walleye Derby, Garrison.