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Gainesville Jaycees present an Open Team Bass Tournament on November 3 at Little Hall Park on Lake Lanier. Entry fee is $75, plus optional $10 Big Bass Pot with at least 100 percent payout. There will be a raffle, breakfast and lunch to benefit to a local angler and his family in their time of need. For more information, contact Emily at (770) 654-4306 or email

The Boy Scouts of America is sponsoring a turkey shoot at 8 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Ga. Hwy 365 North and Belton Bridge Road in Gainesville. Participants may pay $5 for five shots. Contact (678) 859-1748 for more information.

Trout Unlimited, Gold Rush Chapeter, meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Dahlonega. New members from the surrounding area are welcome. For directions and more information, visit

The Blue Ridge Mountain Men, a muzzleloader and archery club located in Baldwin, holds a shooting session on the last Sunday of every month (except May and November). Shoots consist of range shooting, wood walks, silhouette targets, archery walks, canoe archery matches and primitive skills contests. Contact: Tony Johnson (678) 614-2321 or

Hooked on Jesus Bass Club of Habersham is looking for new teams. Contact: Ted Owenby (706) 499-5232 or Tim Bowen (706) 754-3719.

Lanier Bass Busters meetings are at 7 p.m. every second Monday of the month at Curt’s Cafeteria in Oakwood. Georgia boaters and nonboaters welcome. Contact: Emory Dunahoo Jr. (770) 534-0314, (770) 534-0005 or Bill Forrester (770) 532-9298.

Lanier Bass Masters is seeking new members. The club fishes 12 tournaments per year (six on Lake Lanier). Contact: Jeff Giddens (770) 967-9780 and (678) 617-9389 or Randy Greene (678) 947-6567 or (770) 527-7557.

North Hall Bass Club is seeking new members. Contact: Robert Stapler (770) 535-7515 or Phil Satterfield (706) 864-4886.


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