Outdoorsman show set for Johnstown
- JOHNSTOWN – The 11th annual Adirondack Outdoorsman Show will take place at the Johnstown Moose Club, 109 South Comrie Ave./Route 30A, on Feb. 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Feb. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The show will be geared towards the tastes of hunters, fisherman and outdoors enthusiasts, with exhibits containing items for sale pertaining to: hunting and fishing gear/supplies, guns, archery, trapping, boating, camping, hiking, snowshoeing, guides and charter services, taxidermy, snowmobiling, collectable knives, antique hunting and fishing gear, wildlife art and books and Adirondack furniture.
In addition, many featured guests, authors and industry experts are scheduled to be on hand throughout the weekend giving seminars and discussing outdoor and hunting/fishing subjects with attendees. The first featured guest is deer hunting author Dr. Randall Gilbert. Gilbert, who is nationally recognized as a Deer Steward I, II and III, returns to the event to unveil his newest book titled “Whitetail PHD: The Pursuit of Hunting Deer,” a news release said.
The second featured guest is writer/photographer and fishing author Spider Rybaak. Rybaak returns with his newest book “Fishing Lake Oneida.”
The third featured guest is outdoor columnist Dick Nelson who will be on hand to answer questions about all things hunting and fishing, the release said.
In addition, Johnny Appleseed Antiques will have a special exhibit on antique fishing lures and gear dating back to the turn of the century. Attendees are encouraged to bring in their old gear and lures for a free appraisal, the release said.
In conjunction with this year’s show, the Take Me Fishing & Hunting Raffle will be taking place with the prizes consisting of guided fishing and hunting trips with professional guides throughout New York state. Door prizes of gear and equipment will be given away throughout the weekend.
Admission to the event will be $5 for adults and ladies will be admitted free on Valentine’s Day.
Children 16 and younger are free both days.
For more information on the event, go to www.adkshow.com or contact Mike Hauser at 725-5565 or [email protected].
Gloversville LL set to meet Thursday
GLOVERSVILLE – Gloversville Little League will host a regular board meeting on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Gloversville Senior Center on Church Street in Gloversville.
The upcoming registration process will be discussed. Registration for the new season is scheduled to start Feb. 6.
Board members will be asked to signup for registration coverage dates and times.
Bowling tournament slated for Saturday
JOHNSTOWN – The third annual John F. West Memorial Scholarship Fund Bowling Tournament will take place at Perry Lanes on Saturday.
West was a former coach, athletic director and principal at Fonda-Fultonville Central School.
The first shift will bowl at noon and the second shift will bowl at 3 p.m.
The tournament will use an eight-pin, no-tap format and the entry fee will be $15 per person for five-person teams.
All proceeds from the event will go to the scholarship fund.
All entries must be pre-paid and due by Friday to Perry Lanes.
For more information, call Perry Lanes at 762-8618 or Bob Hicks at 866-3038.
Kilmartin nets 17 in Mustangs’ victory
MORRISVILLE – Fort Plain graduate Haley Kilmartin connected for 17 points, including a pair of 3-pointers late in the fourth quarter to help the Morrisville State College rally to defeat Wells College 72-69 in North Eastern Athletic Conference action Thursday night.
With the victory, the Mustangs move into second in the NEAC North Division standings with a 6-3 record, while going 10-6 overall.