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October outdoor calendar

LINCOLN – The following is a listing of Nebraska Game and Parks Commission (NGPC) events and important dates in October. Get more details at Calendar.OutdoorNebraska.gov. Visit OutdoorNebraska.org for a list of hunter education classes and boating safety classes. Sept. 30-Oct. 2 – Autumn Harvest Art Show, Eugene T. Mahoney State Park (SP), Ashland Oct. 1 – Advance tickets sales begin for Haunted Hollow, Indian Cave SP, Shubert, 8 a.m. Oct. 1 – Archery Fun Shoot, Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor …

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Outdoor Education Center to open late Sept. 24

LINCOLN – The indoor firearm and archery ranges at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln will open at 2 p.m. instead of noon on Sept. 24. The closure is due to a private event. The outdoor archery range will be open from sunrise to sunset, as usual. The education center is located at 4703 N. 44th St. Aside from special closures, the indoor ranges are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m. …

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Outdoor Education Center Indoor Ranges Closed Sept. 10

LINCOLN – The indoor firearm and archery ranges at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln will be closed to the public on Sept. 10 due to a private event. The outdoor archery range will be open from sunrise to sunset, as usual. The education center is located at 4703 N. 44th St. Aside from special closures, the indoor ranges are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from …

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Women’s Instructional Shooting Clinic Set for Sept. 10

LINCOLN – A women’s clinic teaching the safe use and ownership of guns is scheduled for Sept. 10 at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. At the NRA Women on Target Instructional Shooting Clinic, women will find a safe space to increase their shooting skills. Participants will choose nine workshops to join throughout the day that cover topics like handguns, shotguns, ammunition and more. Equipment is included in the $50 registration fee. You may register at …

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Plattsmouth Archer Wins Inaugural Director’s Cup

LINCOLN – Jake Cockle of Plattsmouth won the inaugural Director’s Cup Archery Tournament on June 5 at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center. The 33 youth and competitive archers in five divisions shot arrows from varying distances. The winners of each division then competed in a Robin Hood shoot-off in which each archer shot one arrow at a small target to determine the Cup winner. The event was sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Nebraska Game …

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Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Archery Range Closed April 23

LINCOLN – The outdoor archery range at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln will be closed to the public from sunrise to sunset on April 23. The closure is due to a tournament. The education center is located at 4703 N. 44th St. Aside from special closures, the outdoor archery range is open every day and the indoor ranges are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from …

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Outdoor Education Center to Close to Public During Events

LINCOLN – The indoor archery range at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln will close to public use because of events, competitions or holidays on Feb. 13, Feb. 20 -21, Feb. 27, March 26, and March 27. The family-friendly facility, located at 4703 N. 44th St., fosters learning for all ages and skill levels. It includes indoor archery and firearm ranges, as well as an outdoor archery range. For more information, call 402-471-6141 or visit http://outdoornebraska.gov/outdooredcenter/. …

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Family-Friendly Archery on Tap at Two Free Events

LINCOLN – Join the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission on consecutive weekends in December for a day of family-friendly archery. This free open house of outdoor shooting skills and other activities will be held Dec. 5 at Platte River State Park and Dec. 12 at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. All ages and experience levels are welcome. The Dec. 5 event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Roger G. Sykes Outdoor …

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Outdoor Education Complex Now Open Six Days a Week

LINCOLN – Nebraskans have more opportunities to learn or hone shooting skills as the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln is now open six days a week. The indoor complex is now open Thursday through Tuesday. The outdoor complex is open 365 days a year. The new business hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. The center, located at 4703 N. 44th St. …

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Winter Backyard Bird Habitat Workshop Is Nov. 5 in Lincoln

LINCOLN – The bird workshop sponsored by the Wild Bird Habitat Stores of Lincoln and Omaha and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission scheduled for Oct. 8 now will take place Nov. 5. Learn how to create winter backyard bird habitat at the event at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. The free workshop will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the education center, located at 4703 N. 44th St. Reserve a spot in the workshop at: …

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