Sportsmen’s group hosts Young Hunting and Fishing Day

EAST WENATCHEE —The Wenatchee Sportsmen’s Association will host the North Central Washington Youth Hunting and Fishing Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29 at the North Central Washington Gun Club, 2710 Gun Club Road.

Activities will include firearm safety, hunter education, habitat conservation, local wildlife education, archery practice, trap and target shooting, fly casting and other outdoor-related events and activities. Some of the participants will include Washington State Parks, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Ducks Unlimited and Cascadia Conservation District.

The event is free and open to youths ages 6-16. Food and water will be available.

For information, call 548-5249 or visit