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Ken Middleton Memorial Youth Pheasant Hunt/Sporting Clays Shoot - 1/23/2015-1/24/2015

Chauncy Ranch YMCA Camp near Spring Valley

Easton County Fair Grounds Squirrel Hunt - 2/7/2015

Kardel Hall, Eaton Cty Fairgrounds, 1025 S. Cochran, Charlotte

Golden Isles JAKES Days - 3/7/2015

Damp Tolochee BSA, 133 Ashley Marsh Drive, Brunswick

14th Annual Spring Turkey Hunting Clinic - 3/28/2015

Dry Creek Sporting Clays, 1257 Road 137, Emporia

Juniors Turkey Hunting Camps - 4/16/2015-4/20/2015

Forests near Flagstaff, Alpine or Greer and Payson

Cranberry Conservation Days - 6/1/2015

Izaak Walton Club, Deep Hollow Road, Oil City

Butler County Youth Field Day - 6/6/2015

Butler City Hunting and Fishing Club, Club Drive, East Butler

Franklin County Youth Field Day - 6/13/2015

Waynesboro Fish and Game Assn., 10205 Fish and Game Road, Waynesboro

Venengo County Youth Field Day - 6/20/2015

Izaak Walton League, Deep Hollow Road, Oil City

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Survival Kit 101

A survival kit is a package of basic tools and supplies prepared in advance as an aid to survival in an emergency. We've gathered a list of everything you'll need to make a basic wilderness survival kit.

Ages 3-8:

What you'll need:

  1. A fanny pack or small backpack with water bottle holders
  2. A plastic flashlight with fresh batteries
  3. A SPACE blanket
  4. A brightly-colored flag or handkerchief
  5. A plastic whistle
  6. A couple of snap lights
  7. A stocking cap
  8. A favorite toy
  9. Extra candy, fruit and beef jerky
  10. Extra water

Ages 8-up:

What you'll need: All of the items listed above, plus the following,

  1. Water-proof matches or a fire starter
  2. A compass
  3. A map of the area
  4. A bar of soap
  5. A small candle
  6. A 10-feet-long piece of nylon cord
  7. Tissue or wet wipes
  8. A small pack of assorted bandages or a small first-aid kit
  9. A small pocket knife
  10. A lighter