Outdoors Notes for Dec. 3, 2017
Great Lakes Fly Shop, 4426 Regent St., screens "Spey Daze," 7 p.m. Dec. 15. Popcorn provided and BYOB. Free admission. Call (218) 740-3040 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Positive Energy Outdoors offers these events. Call (218) 391-0147 or go to outdooredventures.org.
• Winter Sampler camp, for grades K-8, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 27-29. Cost: $225.
• Dog sledding day trips, for grades K-8, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 19 or Jan. 26. Cost: $75.
• Dog sledding intensive winter camp, for grades 5-8, Feb. 19-23 with two-, three- and four-day options. Cost: $150-$365.
Nordic Spirit Youth Ski League, for ages 5-14, Jan. 7-Feb. 11. Cost: $20 for first child, $15 for every child thereafter, $45 maximum per family. Registration and equipment fitting, 3-5 p.m. today, Spirit Mountain Nordic Center. Registration forms at duluthxc.com, click on programs and then other local programs. Call (218) 626-2532 or email email@example.com.
Basic Fly Tying course, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday as well as Dec. 13 and Dec. 20, Great Lakes Fly Shop, 4426 Regent St. Cost: $35 for all three nights, materials are provided. Call (218) 740-3040 for required registration. Space is limited.
Arrowhead Ice Fishing and Winter Show, Friday through Dec. 10, DECC. Hours: noon to 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 10. Admission: $10 for ages 13 and older, free for younger children.
Jay Cooke State Park, Carlton, offers Li'l Park PEEPS: Making Tracks, for ages 2-5, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Dec. 14. A state park vehicle permit is required to enter a state park. Meet at the River Inn Interpretive Center. Call (218) 673-7006.
Banff Mountain Film Festival, 7 p.m. Jan. 6 and 4 p.m. Jan. 7, DECC. Hosted by Duluth Cross-Country Ski Club. Tickets: $12 in advance, $17 at door if available. Go to duluthxc.com or stop in at Continental Ski & Bike, Ski Hut, Trailfitters, Duluth Pack, Vertical Endeavors or the DECC box office for advance tickets.
Registration is open for the KidSki program for ages 4-12. Sessions held Sunday afternoons, January and February at Snowflake Nordic Center. Go to duluthxc.com to register.
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training, Jan. 22-26, Long Lake Conservation Center in Palisade. Forty-hour hands-on course. Cost: $510, includes course, lodging and meals; $315 includes course and lunch Monday through Friday; $275 includes just the course. Call Courtney at (612) 384-8855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.