Kansas outdoor calendar: Steve Meyer Memorial Bass Tournament slated for Lake Perry next weekend

Josh Rouse
Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas outdoor calendar

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MAY

1 — Pheasants Forever Youth Outdoor Experience, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Remington Ranch in Independence. Free for youths ages 10 to 18. For more information, contact Ed Holland at 816-810-9535 or edwinholland25@gmail.com or Jeremy Appleby at 630-380-4318.

1 — Vamos a Pescar, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Peter Pan Park and Camp Alexander in Emporia. Space is limited, so reserve by phone calling Patricia Sáenz-Reyes at 620-341-2394, Sally Sánchez at 620-366-1094 or Phil Taunton at 620-794-5373.

1 — 2-person Team 100, Ravenwood Lodge, Topeka. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

1 — Wichita's Littlest Heroes Fearless Fishing Derby, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., OJ Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Boulevard in Wichita. Tickets are available online at https://tinyurl.com/yhk9vgxn/. For more info, contact 316-529-9940.

1 — Topeka Bowhunters Club 40-target 3D shoot, S.E. 37th and Ratner Road. All cards in by 1 p.m. Food and drink available. For more info, contact 785-246-4033.

1 — Headwaters Archery Club 3D shoot, 40 targets, 9 a.m. start with cards turned in by 3 p.m. Shoot at 1500 S. 1300 Road, Council Grove.

1 — Let’s Camp America - Paint with Miss America, 7 to 9 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park’s Bluffton Shelter. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

1-2 — Kansas Crappie Trail qualifier tournament, El Dorado Reservoir. Entry fee $100. Takeoff, weigh-in from Bluestem Ramp No. 1. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

1-2 — Kansas BASS Nation Mr. Bass tournament, Glen Elder. Permit pending.

2 — Kids and Clays, noon to 2 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge, Topeka. Reservations required. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

5 — Men's night, Ravenwood Lodge, 6 p.m. potluck following. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

5 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

8 — Steve Meyer Memorial Benefit Bass Tournament, 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., weigh-in 2:15 p.m., Perry State Park. Entry $80 per team. For more info, contact Van Hendrickson at 816-529-5596.

8 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 2, Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

10 — Women's night, Ravenwood Lodge, 6 p.m. potluck following. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

12 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

15 — Kansas State Fishing Team Benefit Tournament, Melvern Reservoir. Best five fish. Check-in at 5 a.m., take-off at safe light, weigh-in at 3 p.m at Eisenhower State Park East ramp. Entry fee $150 per two-person team, with exceptions made for high school/youth anglers. Big bass side pot $25 per boat, 100% payout. Can pay at ramp with cash. More info at https://tinyurl.com/zf4wk9bd/.

15 — Steve Meyer Memorial Benefit Tournament, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., Perry Reservoir. Weigh-in at 1:15 p.m., Rock Creek Ramp. Entry fee $80 per two-person team. For more information, contact Van Hendrickson at 816-529-5598 or advantage68@gmail.com.

15 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Milford Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

15 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Wilson Open No. 2, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

16 — Sons of the American Legion 182 Arma spring bass fishing tournament, 7 a.m., Bone Creek Lake in Arcadia. Takeoff at safe light, weigh-in at 3:30 p.m. Entry fee $80 per two-person boat, $10 optional Big Bass. Food available for purchase on-site. $1,000 for first place. For more info, contact Bryan Hoffman at 620-875-0074.

16 — Mid-American Tower & Sporting 100, Ravenwood Lodge, Topeka.

19 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

22 — Johnson County Pheasants Forever/Quail Forever Sporting Clays Benefit Shoot, Powder Creek Shooting Park. $50 for 50 targets. Raffle, silent auction also available. Register early to reserve your spot. Must bring own ammunition. Shooting times available at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Register online at https://www.wildherness.org/joco-pf/.

22 — 50-target Pump Gun Scramble, Ravenwood Lodge, Topeka. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

22 — Winfield Ducks Unlimited Hunters Party, 6 p.m., The Farm at Quail Valley at Winfield. Tickets may be purchased online at ducks.org/kansas/events.

22 — Kansas Crappie Trail qualifier tournament, Pomona Lake. Entry fee $100. Takeoff, weigh-in from State Park Ramp No. 2. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

22-23 — Kansas BASS Nation 4-Man tournament, Perry Reservoir. Permit pending.

23 — KS Vets Outdoors 2nd Annual 3D Archery Shoot, 37685 W. 247th Street, Wellsville. 40 targets. Registration from 8 to 10 a.m., $50 for open, $30 all other classes, $20 for youth. Food truck and beer garden available. Buckles awarded for first place in all adult classes. 

23 — Salthawk Archery Club Spring Fling Pig Feed and Bow Raffle, 9 a.m. shotgun start, 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

26 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

28-29 — Ebenezer United Methodist Church 2021 Fishing Tournament and Community Fish Fry, Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 4 1/2 miles west of Olpe on Road 70. Registration 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday. Mail and call-in registration allowed Entry fee $25 per registered angler, limit of four anglers per team. Teams limited to one fishing category per entry fee. Teams wishing to fish in more than one must pay separate entry fee. For more information contact Dale Burenheide at 620-412-3543, Terry Vogts at 620-475-3489 or Rex Fisher at 620-366-0499.

29 — Cedar Bluff Memorial Day Park Party, Bluffton Area, 3 to 11 p.m. Event to include food trucks, back yard games, jet ski demos and entertainment from DJ Willy Will. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

29 — Music in the Park, Toronto Point. All-day event. For more info, contact the park office at 620-637-2213.

29-31 — Memorial Day 100, Ravenwood Lodge, Topeka. For more information, call 800-656-2454.

JUNE

2 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

4-6 — T.H.E. Archery Club Traditional Rendezvous, 7 a.m. Shoot at range at S.E. 37th and Ratner Road in Tecumseh.

5 — Headwaters Archery Club 3D shoot, 40 targets, 9 a.m. start with cards turned in by 3 p.m. Shoot at 1500 S. 1300 Road, Council Grove.

5 — Topeka Bowhunters Club 40-target 3D shoot, S.E. 37th and Ratner Road. All cards in by 1 p.m. Food and drink available. For more info, contact 785-246-4033.

5 — Annual youth fishing tournament, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Glen Elder State Park. For more info, contact Scott Waters at 785-545-3345.

5 — National Trails Day hike/bike, Fall River State Park, all-day event. For more info, contact Kimberly Jones at 620-637-2213.

5 — National Trails Day hike/bike, Cross Timbers State Park, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more info, contact Kimberly Jones at 620-637-2213.

5 — Breakfast Ride-In, Toronto Point. For more info, contact the park office at 620-637-2213.

5-6 — Free Fishing/Park Entrance Days, statewide.

9 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

11-13 — 2021 Bassmaster Classic, Fort Worth, Texas.

12 — Annual OK Kids event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park Office Area. Includes fishing, archery and more. Free hot dog feed for kids and their family. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

12 — Kansas Crappie Trail qualifier tournament, Melvern Reservoir. Entry fee $100. Takeoff, weigh-in from State Park West Ramp. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

12 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Wilson Open No. 1, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

15 — Hillsdale Buddy Bass Wednesday Nighters tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Takeoff 6 p.m. at Jayhawk Marina, weigh-in at dark. One-time membership fee $5 per person, tourney entry $40 per boat with optional $10 big bass pot. For more info, contact Will Rogers at 913-731-7921.

19 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 3, Norton Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

19-20 — Salthawk Archery Club ASA Qualifier Shoot, shotgun start with registration closing at 9 a.m., 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Shoot either day.Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

20 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Perry Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

26-27 — T.H.E. Archery Club 3D shoot, 40 targets, 8 a.m. Shoot at range at S.E. 37th and Ratner Road in Tecumseh.

26-27 — Kansas BASS Nation Qualifier No. 1, Wilson Reservoir. Permit pending.

27 — Salthawk Archery Club Shoot, trickle starts 8 to 10 a.m., 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

JULY

2-4 — Toronto Days, Toronto Point and the City of Toronto. Area-wide event includes street dance, baby contest, talent contest, mud run, raffle, mud volleyball tourney and food vendors.  Fireworks will be July 3 after sunset in Toronto Point.

3 — Waves of Freedom - Celebration of Vets and Pets, 3 to 9 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

10 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 4, Webster Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

10-11 — Catfish Chasers Overnight Tournament, 7 p.m. to 8 a.m., Coffey County Lake (Wolf Creek). Entry fee $150, pre-registration only, limited to 40 teams. Recommended meeting at 7 p.m. July 9. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

11 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Tuttle Creek Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

24 — Catfish Chasers Tournament, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., John Redmond Reservoir. Entry fee $160. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or studebakerdavid@yahoo.com or visit https://www.catfishchasers.com.

25 — Salthawk Archery Club Shoot, trickle starts 8 to 10 a.m., 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

31 — Great Kansas Fishing Derby, all participating waterbodies managed in whole or in part by KDWPT, including CFAP. Pre-registration is not required, and participation is free, though normal fishing license requirements remain in effect. A complete list of waters with fish tagged for the Derby will be posted on ksfishderby.com on April 30. At least 500 specially tagged fish will be up for grabs. Anglers who catch a tagged fish as part of the Great Kansas Fishing Derby must register the tag number at ksfishderby.com. A follow-up communication will notify the angler of what they’ve won and where to claim the prize. Ksfishderby.com will also allow anglers and non-anglers to register to win additional prizes through weekly drawings.

31 — Kansas Crappie Trail qualifier tournament, Clinton Reservoir. Entry fee $100. Takeoff, weigh-in from Wildcat Marina. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

AUGUST

7 — Headwaters Archery Club 3D shoot, 40 targets, 9 a.m. start with cards turned in by 3 p.m. Shoot at 1500 S. 1300 Road, Council Grove.

7 — S’moresfest, 7 to 11 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

7-8 — Topeka Bowhunters Jamboree 40-target 3D shoot, S.E. 37th and Ratner Road. All cards in by 1 p.m. each day. Food and drink available. For more info, contact 785-246-4033.

7-8 — Catfish Chasers Victory Chevrolet Classic, 7 p.m. to 10 a.m., Missouri River. Takeoff, weigh-in at French Bottoms Ramp in St. Joseph, Mo. Mandatory meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 6 at St. Joseph Frontier Casino. Pre-entry fee $200 by July 30, $225 after. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

8 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Toronto Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

14 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 5, Kirwin Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

14 — Kansas Crappie Trail qualifier tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Entry fee is $100. Takeoff, weigh-in from Jayhawk Marina. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

14-15 — Campground Christmas, Lovewell State Park. Campers decorate their campsites and camping cabins in yuletide themes. Public encouraged to view the decorations. Entries must register at the State Park Office by 5 p.m. Saturday. Decorations are judged Saturday evening, prizes awarded at 11 a.m. Sunday. For more info, contact Thane Loring at 785-753-4971.

21 — Vamos a Pescar, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Peter Pan Park and Camp Alexander in Emporia. Space is limited, so reserve by phone calling Patricia Sáenz-Reyes at 620-341-2394, Sally Sánchez at 620-366-1094 or Phil Taunton at 620-794-5373.

21-22 — Catfish Chasers Calamus Catfish Classic, Burwell, Neb. Fishing from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, check-in/weigh-in at Homestead Knolls ramp. Entry $250 by Aug. 9, $300 after. Guaranteed $5,000 for first place. Limited to first 80 entries received. Mandatory captains meeting at 5 p.m. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

22 — Salthawk Archery Club Shoot, trickle starts 8 to 10 a.m., 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

28-29 — T.H.E. Archery Club Williamsport Classic, 7 a.m. Shoot at range at S.E. 37th and Ratner Road in Tecumseh.

SEPTEMBER

4 — Headwaters Archery Club 3D shoot, 40 targets, 9 a.m. start with cards turned in by 3 p.m. Shoot at 1500 S. 1300 Road, Council Grove.

4 — Lovewell Lake Fireworks Display, 8 to 9 p.m., Lovewell State Park. Fireworks display will be presented from the Cedar Point Boat Ramp Rock Jetty area of park beginning at dusk Saturday, Sept 4. State Park Vehicle Permit is required. Event is tentative, pending private fundraising for fireworks purchase. For more info, contact Thane Loring at 785-753-4971.

4 — Labor Day Beach Party, 7 to 11 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park’s Bluffton Area. DJ Willy Will will be pumping the jams at the Bluffton Beach. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

4 — Friends of Cross Timbers’ End of Summer BBQ, all-day event, Toronto Point. Includes BBQ, scavenger hunt and other activities. For more info, contact the park office at 620-637-2213.

4-5 — Kansas Crappie Club Classic, El Dorado Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $100 for Division I, $40 for Division II. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

11 — Jayhawk Quail and Upland Wildlife chapter banquet, dinner and auction, 5 p.m., DoubleTree Hotel and Convention Center, 200 McDonald Drive in Lawrence. Tickets $50 or two for $75, kids 16 and under $25. Win hunting and other sporting items. Dinner and cocktails, live and silent auctions, raffles and games, KU and K-State memorabilia, bird dog puppies, kids items and gifts for women. Purchase tickets online at https://www.jayhawkquwf.com, at Hite Coliseum, at the Downtown Barber Shop on Mass Street or at Stoneback Appliance on Iowa. For more info, contact John Hill by email at jayhawkquwf@gmail.com or by phone at 785-841-9555 or visit https://www.jayhawkquwf.com/.

11-12 — Kansas Crappie Trail State Championship, Clinton Reservoir. Entry fee is $200. Takeoff, weigh-in from State Park Ramp No. 3. For more info, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481 or faulconerdylan@yahoo.com.

12 — 3D Archery Shoot and Free Park Entrance, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lovewell State Park. 3D Archery Shoot begins at 9 a.m. Individuals compete on 14-station 3D archery range. Divisions for Men, Women, Youth. Steel Deer Target Contest at noon. Prizes awarded at 1 p.m. No vehicle permits required. For more info, contact Thane Loring at 785-753-4971.

16-19 — 2021 Ducks Unlimited National Convention, Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Fla. Register at https://tinyurl.com/yasu2j7x/.

18-19 — Kansas BASS Nation 4-Man tournament, Wilson Reservoir. Permit pending.

24 — Catfish Chasers Tournament, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Milford Reservoir. Entry fee $160. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or by email at studebakerdavid@yahoo.com.

25 — Vamos a Pescar, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Peter Pan Park and Camp Alexander in Emporia. Space is limited, so reserve by phone calling Patricia Sáenz-Reyes at 620-341-2394, Sally Sánchez at 620-366-1094 or Phil Taunton at 620-794-5373.

25 — 19th Annual Fall River Rendezvous, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fall River State Park’s Fredonia Bay Area. Activities may include Indian and Mountain Men Encampments, Historical Traders, Blackpowder Shoot, Tomahawk Throw, Skillet Throw for the Ladies and a Kids Gold Rush. For more info, contact Kimberly Jones at 620-637-2213.

26 — Salthawk Archery Club Traditional Iron Man, dawn shotgun start, 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Regular shoots starts as a trickle from 8 to 10 a.m. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

OCTOBER

2 — 2nd Annual Friends of Cross Timbers Chili Contest, all-day event, Toronto Point. For more info, contact the park office at 620-637-2213.

2 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 6, Wilson Reservoir. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

3 — Salthawk Archery Club Turkey Shoot, trickle starts 8 to 10 a.m., 3700 W. 4th Street in Hutchinson. Entry fee $10 for adults 17 and older, $5 for youths 16 and under. First-place winners win a gift card. For more info, call Ty McAllister at 316-641-4152.

9 — Catfish Chasers Monsters on the Ohio, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ohio River in the Newburgh Pool out of Owensboro, Ky. Weigh-in at English Park, 1 Hanning Lane in Owensboro. Captain's meeting at 6 p.m. at Owensboro Sportscenter, 1215 Hickman Ave. For more info, contact David Studebaker at 785-289-0007 or studebakerdavid@yahoo.com or visit https://www.monstersontheohio.com/.

9-10 — Kansas Crappie Bash presented by Top Secret Jig Co., Clinton Lake, Lawrence. Bracket-style tournament, 20 boats, 2-person teams, $200 entry due by July 1. 100% payback. Lake off limits beginning Sept. 20. For more information, contact Dylan Faulconer at 913-416-3481

16 — Hays Bass Anglers Association Club Tourney No. 7, Glen Elder. For more info, contact Klint VonFeldt at 785-650-1733 or visit http://www.haysbass.com/.

16/17 — Kansas BASS Nation Qualifier No. 2 Keystone, Okla. Permit pending.

23 — Kansas BASS Nation Frank Stong Scholarship tournament, Big Hill Reservoir. Permit pending.

NOVEMBER

7 — Kansas Crappie Club Veterans Day Shootout, El Dorado Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees $150 per team. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

26 — #OptOutside at Cedar Bluff, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Cedar Bluff State Park. For more information, contact Amber McLaughlin at 785-726-3212.

DECEMBER

5 — Kansas Crappie Club Benefit Toy Drive, Clinton Reservoir. Registration runs from 5 to 6:15 a.m., takeoff at 7 a.m., weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. at boat ramp. Entry fees is one toy per team member to donate to Topeka Toys for Tots. Single-fish weigh-in. For more information, contact Joe Bragg at 785-408-3172 or KansasCrappieClub@gmail.com or visit https://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.