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Firearms safety training classes available in Babbitt, Hibbing

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Full Moon Hike: 8-10 p.m. Saturday, April 16, Park Point Trail, Duluth. Headlamps available or bring your own. Hosted by Duluth Parks and Recreation. All ages. Fee $5. Registration deadline Friday, April 15; visit secure.rec1.com/MN/duluthparks/catalog/index .

Firearms Safety Training Classroom Class: 3:30-7 p.m. April 19, 20, 21 and 22, Hibbing Rifle and Pistol Club, 3946 Marksmanship Road, Hibbing. Field day is 8 a.m. April 23. Must be 11 years old before class start date to be eligible. The instructor is David Klaysmat. To register or for questions, contact Hibbing Community Ed. at 218-208-0852 or email TIfanie.koski@isd701.org .

Firearms Safety Training Classroom Class: 6-8 p.m. April 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29, May 2 and 3, and field day 3:30 p.m. May 19, Babbitt Conservation Club, Highway 21 and County Road 70, Babbitt. Must be 11 years old before class start date to be eligible. To register or for questions, email Mauro Caruso at info@customtheatersofely.com .

Women Hike Duluth: 6-7 p.m. April 19, Hawk Ridge, East Skyline Parkway and Glenwood Street, Duluth. Snowshoes provided or bring your own. Hosted by Duluth Parks and Recreation. All ages. Free. Registration deadline April 19; visit secure.rec1.com/MN/duluthparks/catalog/index .

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Woodpeckers: Where They Are and Where They Aren't: 7-8:30 p.m. April 19, via Zoom, hosted by Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, Duluth. Did you know that woodpeckers are not everywhere we find trees and forests? Why are they found in some locations and not in others? Program is $20 for Hawk Ridge members and $30 for non-members. To register, visit hawkridge.org/pick-a-brain-series-2022 .

Falcons Live!: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 23, Tettegouche State Park, 5 miles northeast of Silver Bay on state Highway 61. Join peregrine falcon researcher Jackie Fallon and her live birds for an up-close look at a peregrine falcon and some other falcon species. Learn about the recovery program that brought these predators back from the brink of extinction. This program will be canceled in the case of inclement weather. For more information, contact Kurt Mead at 218-353-8800 or kurt.mead@state.mn.us .

Field Trip: Woodpeckers (And Other Spring Migrants): 7-9 a.m. April 24, Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, Duluth. Birding trip to Indian Point and Western Waterfront Trail with focus on woodpeckers by sight, sound, signs and other spring migrants. Cost $20 for members and $30 for non-members. Register at hawkridge.org/pick-a-brain-series-2022 .

Firearms Safety Training Classroom Class: 3:30-7 p.m. April 25, 26, 28 and 29, Cherry School, 3943 Tamminen Road, Iron. Field day is 8 a.m. April 30, Hibbing Rifle and Pistol Club, 3946 Marksmanship Road, Hibbing. Must be 11 years old before class start date to be eligible. The instructor is David Klaysmat. Registration closes April 19. To register or for questions, contact Cherry School Community Education at 218-258-8991 or email candrews@isd2142.k12.mn.us .

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Diamond Willow Hiking Sticks: 5-8 p.m. April 28, Bagley Nature Area Classroom, University of Minnesota Duluth. Participants will learn what to look for in finding a willow stick that will have a diamond pattern. Everyone will get to harvest one or more for themselves, then bring it back to the working area and begin the process of peeling, shaping and carving. Must bring your own jack knife or utility knife. Cost $10 for UMD student members, $15 for others. Register by noon April 27; visit https://bit.ly/3MQLAPj.

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 30, Barnum Fire Hall, 3756 Fair St., Barnum. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. To register or for questions, contact Bill Irving at 218-590-9277 or email ccriders.training@gmail.com .

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 30, Moose Lake Emergency Response Center, 600 Highway 73, Moose Lake. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. To register or for questions, contact Gale Bradford at 218-644-3738.

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 7, Solo Town Hall, 36303 Kestrel Ave., McGregor. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. To register or for questions, contact Gale Bradford at 218-644-3738.

Moose Run 5K and 10K: 9:30 a.m. May 7, Moose Lake City Park, 300 Birch Ave., Moose Lake. Fee: Fee: $25 prior to May 1; then $35. Free Kids Run at 9 a.m.To register, go to mooselakechamber.com/moose-run. All proceeds donated to local nonprofits.

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ATV Safety Field Day Classes: 9 a.m. and also 1 p.m. May 14, Palisade Fire Hall, 48052 Nature Ave., Palisade. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class and have completed the online course. To register or for questions, contact Heather Stephens at 320-761-1588 or email unryouthatvtraining@gmail.com .

Full Moon Hike: 8-10 p.m. May 15, Enger Park, 1601 Enger Tower Drive, Duluth. Headlamps available or bring your own. Hosted by Duluth Parks and Recreation. All ages. Fee $5. Registration deadline May 14; visit secure.rec1.com/MN/duluthparks/catalog/index .

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 8:30 a.m. May 21, Nashwauk Recreation Center, 202 Fourth St., Nashwauk. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class and also have completed the online course. To register or for questions, contact Mike Kennedy at 218-966-2652.

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 21, Sno-Flyers building, Main Street, Tamarack. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. To register or for questions, contact Gale Bradford at 218-644-3738.

History of the Estuary: 7-8 p.m. May 25, webinar. Flowing between Minnesota and Wisconsin, the St. Louis River Estuary has a rich history. Gina Temple Rhodes and Heidi Bakk-Hansen present a look at the past. Free. For more information, visit stlouisriver.org/events.

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 11, Driftskippers Snowmobile Club House, 33455 Wagon Wheel Court Road, Grand Rapids. Registration and paperwork begins at 8:15 a.m. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. Preregistration required. To register or for questions, contact David Andrews Jr. at dajr62@yahoo.com .

ATV Safety Field Day Class: 1:30-5 p.m. June 11, Driftskippers Snowmobile Club House, 33455 Wagon Wheel Court Road, Grand Rapids. Registration and paperwork begins at 8:15 a.m. Must be 10 years old before class start date to be eligible to take this class. Preregistration required. To register or for questions, contact David Andrews Jr. at dajr62@yahoo.com .

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