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Sportsman's Warehouse to Host Hunting Appreciation Event August 24
Posted: 08/13/2013
Gov. Terry Branstad will attend Iowa Hunting Appreciation Day at Sportsman’s Warehouse, in Ankeny, on Aug. 24, to support Iowa’s hunting heritage.

The Governor and DNR Director Chuck Gipp will be on hand from 10 to 11 a.m., when the Governor signs a proclamation declaring August 24 to be Hunting Appreciation Day.

The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will feature hands on activities, like BB gun shooting and archery. Several conservation groups will be on hand with information on their organizations effort and how people can get involved.