Out & About from the Peoria Journal-Star for Nov. 24

November 24, 2013 at 12:10 PM

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Pimiteoui Trail Association hikes
-- Nov. 30 — Pimiteoui Trail Association will lead a hike at Starved Rock State Park in Utica. Meet 8:30 a.m. at Russell’s Cycle in Washington to car pool. (309) 472-0165 or ptahike.org

-- Dec. 22 — Pimiteoui Trail Association will lead a hike at Forest Park Nature Center in Peoria Heights. Meet 2 p.m. in front of center. (309) 231-2190 or ptahike.org

Trap shoot
-- Dec. 1 — Washington American Legion trap shoot, 211 Legion Road. Shooting begins at noon each Sunday; $5 for 10-round shoot or $6 for non-members. Beginners welcome. (309) 745-9510.
Archaeology meeting

-- Dec. 4 — Illinois Valley Archaeological Society meets 7 p.m. at Dickson Mounds Museum in Lewistown, (309) 547-3721.

Herpetology meeting
-- Dec. 5 — Central Illinois Herpetological Society meets 7 p.m. at Forest Park Nature Center, (309) 682-6208.

Orienteering meet
-- Dec. 6 — Illinois River Valley Orienteering Club Coal Hollow Night-O meet at Chillicothe, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or http://www.irvoc.org

Gun show
-- Dec. 7-8 — At Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.