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New Partnership Alert!

Country Music Star: Brett Kissel

On September 18th AHEIA announced a new partnership with Brett Kissel and the Sportsman Channel’s Backwoods Backstage out hunting and fishing program. This mutually beneficial agreement will see AHEIA promoted throughout Season 2 of Backwoods Backstage and through its various social media vehicles. Brett Kissel will also act as the official spokesman of AHEIA through the duration of the partnership, promoting various AHEIA events and activities, as well as bring a whole new audience to the outdoors.

Remember to keep an eye on our AHEIA social media platforms for more information regarding this partnership as well as for some chances to win Brett Kissel autographed items!

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Provincial Hunting Day!

The fourth Saturday of every September has become a special date within Alberta. In 2007, the Alberta Government declared this day each year to be Provincial Hunting Day.

This year’s event took place on September 25th. AHEIA hosted enthusiasts from across the province at both our Calgary Firearms Centre in De Winton, AB and Alford Lake Conservation Centre for Excellence to celebrate this wonderful occasion. See below for some photos of the festivities. 
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Calgary Firearms Centre Shotgun and Archery Leagues
With fall now upon us, it is unfortunately time to wrap up  our Leagues season at the Calgary Firearms Centre. 

This Wednesday September, 29th will mark the last session for our Women's & Youth Shotgun League and Women's Archery League. AHEIA would like to extend a special thank you to all who participated this year and we look forward to seeing you again in the spring!

Friendly reminder that just because the league season has wrapped up, it doesn't mean that you can't still come out and enjoy the facility. The Calgary Firearms Centre is open all winter! 

Winter Hours:
October 1 - April 30
Wednesday - Saturday: 12:00 - 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00 - 5:00pm
Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED
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Upcoming Raffle Draws
100 For $100 Raffle
Stay tuned for more information to come about AHEIA's 2021/22 100 for $100 Raffle!

100 prizes worth a combined minimum of $100,000. Tickets will $100 each, and only 5,000 of them will be printed. 

With every ticket purchased, you will not just be getting a chance to win any of our 100 prizes valued at over $100,000 (combined) - you will be helping AHEIA continue to do our important work: providing education training and programming  to individuals like you - province wide. 

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Narrow Lake Raffle

Help support and improve the beautiful facility that is Narrow Lake Conservation Centre. Three great prizes for every firearm enthusiast and only 2000 tickets printed. The proceeds of this raffle are targeted to help fund multiple high priority projects at the centre including a barrier free cabin and a permanent first aid building.

Tickets are only $10

Draw Date: October 24, 2021 at 
Morinville Fish and Game
10710 107 Ave. Morinville, AB
Must be 18 years of age to purchase
2000 tickets printed. License #570836

Purchase your tickets today by phone: 403-252-8474. 

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AHEIA's Online Hunter Education Certificate! 

It’s that time of year again!

AHEIA’s Online Hunter Education Certificate allows you to become fully certified to hunt in Alberta from any internet enabled device. This course is a provincial requirement for all first-time hunters in Alberta.

Once completed and the final exam is passed, your certificate will be issued by mail; however, your Hunter Education ID Number will be emailed to you the next business day after 12:00pm.

Opt for the “& manual” version of the online course and you will be mailed a manual once your purchase is completed.
Online Hunter Education Certificate
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Have you tried any of AHEIA's Online Programs? With our ever-expanding library of available options, you're sure to find a program that fits your interests in our online education options. 
AHEIA Courses and Information
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Current Raffles

AHEIA is a not-for-profit organization, and fundraisers such as these raffles allow us to continue educating the public on the places and wildlife cherished by Albertans. Support AHEIA and help us educate the public on the importance of conserving the wild for the generations of tomorrow.

Narrow Lake Conservation Centre 2021 Raffle - Draw Date: October 24, 2021
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Upcoming Courses

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Please call 403.252.8474 for the future availability of CFSC, CRFSC, Hunter Education courses. 

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Please call 780.466.6682 for the future availability of CFSC, CRFSC, Hunter Education courses.

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Facilities and Hours

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Calgary Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
 Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed Monday, September 6th, for Labour Day.
Currently closed to the public due to current pandemic restrictions.

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Calgary Firearms Centre
Open Wednesday - Saturday, Noon -
6:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

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Edmonton Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
 Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed Monday, September 6th, for Labour Day.
Currently closed to the public due to current pandemic restrictions.

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Alford Lake Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
The Alberta Conservation and Hunter Education Program is viewed as one of, if not the finest in North America. We, as an Association, are working with instructors to provide material and information to perpetuate and enhance this excellent program. Through information exchange, equipment availability, and continued communication, we endeavour to meet individual instructional needs and enable the instructor to present the best quality education possible.
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AHEIA Calgary Conservation Education Centre for Excellence
911 Sylvester Crescent, SW
Calgary, AB T2W 0R8
Phone (403) 252-8474
Fax: (403) 252-3770
Toll Free: 1-866-852-4342
AHEIA Edmonton Conservation Education Centre for Excellence
#88, 4003 - 98 St.
Edmonton, AB T6E 6M8
Phone (780) 466-6682 
Fax: (780) 431-2871
Toll Free: 1-866-282-4342
Should you have any questions, comments, suggestions, feedback or concerns please contact AHEIA at or call 403.252.8474
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