THURSDAY

  • LOUISIANA WILDLIFE & FISHERIES COMMISSION MEETING: 9:30 a.m., Louisiana Room, state Wildlife & Fisheries headquarters, Quail Drive, Baton Rouge.
  • DEER SCORING EVENT: 6 p.m., Avoyelles Parish Council On Aging, 224 South Preston St., Marksville. Official Boone & Crocket/Pope & Young certified scorers for whitetail bucks. State biologists information on deer & deer hunting. Includes dinner. Call Tammy Lemoine (318) 359-3003.

THURSDAY-SATURDAY

  • SWOLLFEST FISHING RODEO: Sand Dollar Marina, Grand Isle. Inshore, Offshore & Kayak divisions. Benefits MDA & Juvenile Diabetes Association. Website: www.swollfest.com.

FRIDAY

  • FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR BASS TOURNAMENT: 7 p.m.-midnight, Morrison Parkway public landing, False River, New Roads. Fee $30/boat. Friday nights through Sept. 15. Call Guy Perkins (225) 293-3402.
  • B.A.S.S. FEDERATION CENTRAL DIVISIONAL TOURNAMENT: Final day, Lake Eufaula, McAlester, Okla. 8 state teams fish to determine top angler from each team to advance to Federation Nationals. Website: www.bassmaster.com.

FRIDAY-SATURDAY

  • REDEMPTORIST ATHLETICS/ALUMNI ASSOCIATION FISHING RODEO: Port Fourchon. Fee $50 boaters/kayakers, $25 Youth Division (15 and younger). Online registration: www.rhsbr.org/fishingrodeo.
  • 19TH ANNUAL ARCHBISHOP RUMMEL FISHING RODEO & RAIDER FAMILY FEST: Friday, Campo’s Marina, Shell Beach, weigh-in 5-6 p.m.; Saturday, Family Fest & Rodeo, 2-6 p.m. (weigh-in 2-5 p.m.) Rummel High, Metairie. Tickets $15/rodeo, $20/Family Fest. Website: www.rummelraiders.com.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY FISH FEST: Registration 5:30-10 a.m., fishing 6-11 a.m. & other activities including lunch, Myrtle Grove Marina, Myrtle Grove. Fee $10. Little Angler/10-under, Junior Angler/11-16 & Team/adult & youth divisions for boat and shore anglers. Must bring own tackle & transport bags. Live redfish and trout tagged & released. First 50 to register receive rod and reel. First 100 receive “goodie” bag. Preregistration website: www.wlf.la.gov/familyfishfest. Call Danica Williams (504) 628-7282. Email: dwilliams@wlf.la.gov.

PALO ALTO MID-RANGE MATCHES: PALO ALTO RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB, DONALDSONVILLE. 600-YARD, F-CLASS/PRONE MATCH. CALL RICHARD BORDELON (225) 753-7675. EMAIL: BORDELONRP@COX.NET.

ORVIS FLY FISHING 201: 10 A.M.-NOON, ORVIS SHOP, PERKINS ROWE, BATON ROUGE. ON-THE-WATER FLY CASTING, TACTICS, TECHNIQUES INSTRUCTION. ALSO JUNE 7. CALL ORVIS SHOP (225) 757-7286.

SATURDAY-SUNDAY

  • LOUISIANA FREE FISHING WEEKEND: No basic nor saltwater fishing licenses required for recreational anglers in state waters.

ARCHBISHOP SHAW ALUMNI FISHING RODEO: JUNE 7-8, LAFITTE HARBOR, 4932 KENAL RD., LAFITTE, NOON-2 P.M. WEIGH-IN. FEE $35. CALL JASON CELINO (504) 722-2363.

MONDAY

  • RED STICK FLY FISHERS PROGRAM: 7 p.m., Louisiana Room, Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, Quail Drive, Baton Rouge. Call Greg Brignac (225) 892-4352. Website: www.rsff.org.

WEDNESDAY

  • CANAL BANK BASS TOURNAMENT: 5-8 p.m., Canal Bank Club, Diversion Canal. Wednesdays through Aug. 13th. Membership fee $15/angler. Weekly fee $40/boat. Call Todd Rabalais (225) 413-3634. Email: toddrabalais@kw.com.

AROUND THE CORNER

  • JUNE 11-15 — BASSMASTER ELITE SERIES: BASS Fest ($1 million payout), Chickamauga Lake, Dayton, Tenn. Sixth in 8-tournament series to determine 2015 Bassmaster Classic qualifiers. Website: www.bassmaster.com.
  • JUNE 13-14 — FATHER-DAUGHTER FISHING RODEO: June 13-14, Moran’s Marina, Port Fourchon. Fee $50. Benefits the Bella Bowman Foundation. Email Matt Marchand: Gerald.m.marchand@morganstanley.com.
  • JUNE 13-14 — FEDERATION OF FLY FISHERS TEXAS SOUTHERN CONCLAVE & SHOW: New Braunfels Civic Center, New Braunfels, Texas. Fee $10/day, $5/day under 18. Website: www.texascouncilfff.com.
  • JUNE 14 — WALKER HIGH POWERLIFTING BIG BASS BASH: 6:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Doiron’s Landing, Stephensville. Pick-your-partner event. Closed to waters east of the Atchafalaya River and south of U.S. 90. Fee $100. Call John Chaney (225) 413-5142 or James Roberts (225) 975-1923.
  • JUNE 14 — FIELD PRECISION RIFLE MATCHES:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color 7:15 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. match, Palo Alto Rifle & Pistol Club, Donaldsonville. 60-round, 600-yard F-Class matches (35 caliber & smaller, 30-inch barrel limit). Website: www.PaloAltoGunClub.com.
  • JUNE 14 — SAC-A-LAIT/BREAM FISHING WITH JIGGIN’ POLE CLASS: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Tureaud Hall, LSU, Baton Rouge. J.B. Salter-taught class. Fee $42/LSU Union members, $53/nonmembers. Call LSU Leisure Studies (225) 578-5118.
  • JUNE 14 — FALSE RIVER BASS CLUB TRAIL TOURNAMENT: Henderson Lake, public landing. Fifth in seven-event, pick-your-partner series. $50 membership, $40/boat tournament fee. Call Kenny Mix (225) 278-0673. Email: Kenneth.Mix@lpsb.org.
  • JUNE 14 — .22 RIMFIRE MATCHES: 10 a.m., Palo Alto Rifle & Pistol Club, Donaldsonville. 120 shots for record at 50 & 100 yards in F-Class Prone (any sight, any rifle, any support), Bench Rest & Conventional Prone. Fees $10 adults, $5 juniors. Call Richard Bordelon (225) 753-7675. Email: bordelonrp@cox.net.
  • JUNE 15 — FATHER’S DAY
  • JUNE 20-21 — 7TH ANNUAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI FISHING RODEO:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color June 20-21, The Pavilion, Moran’s Marina, Flotation Canal Road in Port Fourchon. Rodeo & Youth divisions. Email Glen Randow: grandow@catholichigh.org.

JUNE 20-21 — HOLY CROSS SCHOOL ALUMNI & FRIENDS FISHING RODEO:TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR JUNE 20-21, SWEETWATER MARINA, 6205 DELACROIX HWY., DELACROIX. FEE $40 ADULTS, $20 STUDENTS. WEBSITE: WWW.HOLYCROSSTIGERS.COM/FISHINGRODEO.

ONGOING

  • STATEWIDE TOURNAMENT & ANGLERS’ RODEO—S.T.A.R.: Through Sept. 1. Sponsored by CCA-Louisiana. Entry fee/CCA membership required. Call CCA-Louisiana (225) 952-9200.

JUST ANNOUNCED

  • JUNE 27-28 — 17TH ANNUAL SAVE OUR LAKE & COAST FISHING RODEO: New Canal Lighthouse, New Orleans. Fee $40/Open & Kayak divisions, $15/15-and-younger. Weigh-in 2-5 p.m. June 27, Noon-4 p.m. June 28. Call (504) 836-2205. Website: www.saveourlake.org.

FISHERIES NOTICES

  • FEDERAL RECREATIONAL RED SNAPPER SEASON: Through 12:01 a.m. July 11. Federal waters, Gulf of Mexico. Limit 2 per day, 16-inch minimum size.
  • SPRING INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open until further state notice in all state inside and outside waters.
  • STATE RECREATIONAL RED SNAPPER SEASON: Open in state waters. Daily limit 2 red snapper measuring 16 or more inches long. Anglers required to have fee-free Louisiana Recreational Offshore Landing Permit. Website: www.rolp.wlf.la.gov.

RECREATIONAL FISHERIES cLOSURES: Gag grouper through June 30; greater amberjack, through July 31; gray triggerfish, through 2014 in state and federal waters.

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