Thursday: Public hearing on N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission study of creating a bear season in some Piedmont counties, 6:30 p.m., Guilford Technical Community College, 601 High Point Road, Jamestown.
Through Friday: Muzzleloader deer season in Eastern N.C. counties.
Through Saturday: Muzzleloader deer season in Western N.C. counties.
Saturday: Big Sweep waterway cleanup, Lincoln County. Information: www.bigsweepnc.org.
Saturday through Jan. 1: Regular firearms deer season in Eastern N.C. counties.
Monday: Licensed hunt preserves for quail. Other game birds open in North Carolina for fee hunting through March 14.
Monday through Feb. 28: Gray squirrel, grouse and quail seasons in N.C.
Oct. 26: Second Annual Prince George Winyah Inshore Fishing Tournament, Georgetown, S.C. Based at Georgetown Landing Marina. Proceeds benefit needy families in the area. Information: John Horton, 843-546-1775 or email@example.com.
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