Outdoors: Calendar, April 27
TuesdayAlamo Arms Collectors Assoc.: Monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., San Pedro Church of Christ, 311 Jackson-Keller Road. Nonmembers welcome. Call George Stenzel, 210-523-5540.ThursdayCoastal Conservation Association: 38th San Antonio Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Expo Hall on the AT&T Center grounds. Dinner, drinks, auctions, raffles. $195-$10,000. Call 210-599-3690 or click on ccatexas.org.S.A. Audubon Society: Gary and Kathy Adams Clark will present their “Book of Texas Birds” at the monthly meeting, 7 p.m., San Antonio Zoo. Nonmembers welcome. Call 210-308-6788 or visit saaudubon.org.FridayMiller’s Pond & Southside Lions Park: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department channel catfish stocking. Also May 19; June 2, 16 & 30; July 14 & 28; Sept. 1, 15 & 29; and Oct. 13 & 27. For regulations and angling tips, click on tpwd.texas.gov and search for “Neighborhood Fishin’.”May 6South Texas Pistoleros: Monthly match of the cowboy action shooting club, 8 a.m., Cowboy Action Shooting Range at A Place To Shoot, 13250 Pleasanton Road. Nonmembers welcome. Call 210-661-3550 or 210-628-1888 or visit stxpistolaros.com.May 9The Well Armed Woman: San Antonio chapter’s monthly meeting of the women-only group for education on firearms, 6-8 p.m., Nardis Gun Club, 4818 I-10 East. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or click on thewellarmedwoman.com.May 10Alamo Retriever Club: Monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. with presentation at 7:15, Sarita’s Mexican Restaurant, 2235 Lockhill Selma Road. Non-members with desire to learn about training hunting retrievers welcome. Click on alamoretrieverclub.org.May 12-14Texas Outdoor Family: Hands-on basics of camping for those with little or no experience with tent, gear provided, Garner State Park. $65 for family of up to six. Call 512-389-8903 or email email@example.com.May 12-13Texas Deer Association: Brush to Bay Invitational Fishing Tournament, Bluff’s Landing Marina & Lodge, Corpus Christi. $500 for team of four. Click on texasdeerassociation.com/brushtobay/.May 13Alzafar Shriners: Fifth annual Pulling for Kids, A Charity Clay Shoot, 10:30 a.m. registration; 12:30 p.m. shoot, Joshua Creek Ranch, 132 Cravey Road, Boerne. Lunch, silent and live auctions. $175; $875 for team of five. Proceeds benefit the two Shriners Hospitals for Children in Texas. To register, click on pulling4kids.org.Mitchell Lake Audubon Center: Migratory Bird Day Festival, with bird-themed games, crafts, maze, nature-based vendors, food trucks and presentations. Bird-friendly native plants for sale. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 10750 Pleasanton Road. Free. Call 210-628-1639 or click on mitchelllake.audubon.org.Friends of Government Canyon SNA: Hike the Canyon, a four-to-seven-mile hike at the state natural area for ages 13 and older accompanied by adult, 12861 Galm Road, 8 a.m.-noon. Meet at Visitors Center. Entrance fee. RSVP not required. Call 210-688-9055, Ext. 2009, or click on friendsofgc.org.S.A. Audubon Society: Beginner’s Bird Walk, 8 a.m., Judson Nature Trails, 246 Viesca St., Alamo Heights. Nonmembers welcome. Free. Call Georgina Schwartz, 210-342-2073, or click on saaudubon.org.Texican Rangers: Monthly match of cowboy action shooting club, 8 a.m., on Stieler Ranch on U.S. 87 between Fredericksburg and Comfort. 210-657-6538 or texicanrangers.orgMay 16Alamo Fly Fishers: Monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at Alamo Heights Presbyterian Church, 6201 Broadway. Nonmembers welcome. 210-507-1123Lindheimer Chapter (Comal County) of Native Plant Society of Texas: Monthly meeting, 7 p.m., GVTC Auditorium, 36101 FM 3159, Smithson Valley. Free. Non-members welcome. Call Martha Guethle, 830-438-5996.Item for Outdoor Calendar? Email John Goodspeed at firstname.lastname@example.org.