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Safe Boating Class for Youth

America’s Boating Club Charleston (formerly Charleston Sail and Power Squadron) will offer a safe boating class for youth from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on April 13 at the Roper Berkeley Auditorium, 730 Stony Landing Road in Moncks Corner. The class is limited to 24 participants. Certified instructors from America’s Boating Club Charleston will cover such topics as rules of the road, required safety equipment, communications afloat, and jet ski safety. Participants will earn the DNR boater education card required for boat operators under 16 years of age. For information or to register, contact Billy Lynes, lynes@tds.net or 843-312-2876.

Spring Redfish Seminar

Capt. Geoff Bennett of Charleston Charter Fishing will lead a free seminar on Springtime Redfish from 6-8 p.m. March 20 at Haddrell's Point Tackle West. Register by calling 843-881-3644.

Lowcountry Longbeards NWTF Banquet

The Lowcountry Longbeards Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its annual fundraising banquet on at 6 p.m. May 3 at The Pavilion at Pepper Plantation, 1215 Chandler Rd., Awendaw. Tickets and sponsorships are available by contacting Tim Beckham at 843-494-1108, timothy.beckham@gmail.com or online at NWTF.org (search events for Lowcountry Longbeards).

Charleston Inshore Anglers Sheepshead Tournament

The Charleston Inshore Anglers 27th Annual Sheepshead Tournament will be fished May 4, with weigh-in at Smoky Oak Taproom, 1234 Camp Road, Charleston, SC 29412. The captain's meeting will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 2 at Smoky Oak Taproom. The entry fee for the tournament is $35. Contact Kevin Mischke at 843-324-1006, Nick Kvestad at 843-557-2811 or Gene Broderick at 843-224-6826.

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