The 12th annual Wild Turkey Gun Bash and Hunting Heritage Banquet is Friday, July 20th. Sponsored by the Longbeards Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, the event will be held at the Bitterroot River Inn, Hamilton. Doors open at 5, dinner at 7. You'll be enjoying a delicious smoked prime rib dinner by Benny's BBQ. Live and silent auctions and plenty of raffles with something for kids and grownups alike. Proceeds benefit the NWTF. A single membership/one ticket to the banquet is $60, couple's membership is $80 and a "Jake" (17 and younger) membership is $30. Other packages and sponsorships are available too. Please call the regional director Chris Fortune for tickets and more info. They'd love to get an accurate head count at least a few days ahead of time if possible.  360-1029.  DB