Archery Course

  • Sunday, June 11, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, June 18, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Steuben County 4-H Shooting Sports Youth Archery Course Offered

Youth ages 8-18 (as of January 1st) are welcome to sign up!. The cost for this course is $10.00 for 4-H members to cover the cost of materials. Non-4-H members are eligible to take this course but in addition they will need to complete a 4-H enrollment form as an independent member found at https://s3.amazonaws.com/assets.cce.cornell.edu/attachments/18995/4H_Member_Enrollment_Form.pdf?1480958413and pay the $10.00 4-H enrollment fee. Registration is due by Friday, June 9, 2017. The course is limited to the first fifteen paid participants who register. You will be notified if you are put on a waiting list. In addition to the registration form an Acknowledgement of Risk form, a permission and medical release form, and the Code of Conduct form found at http://putknowledgetowork.org/4-h-youth/4-h-program-areas will also need to be completed. Contact Cornell Cooperative Extension at 607-664-2300 or jmg422@cornell.edu for more information.

The Archery I Course will occur from 1:00-4:00 p.m. on the following Sundays: June 11 and June 18. A second Archery I Course will be offered July 23 and July 30 at the Bath Rod and Gun Club, 7771 County Road 16 (Telegraph Road), Bath Youth must attend all sessions. The outdoor shooting range across the road from the club will be used for the course. All necessary equipment will be furnished. Adults are welcome to stay the duration of the classes but not required (after double checking all paperwork is in order). For directions or more information about the Bath Rod and Gun Club visit them on the web at www.bathrodandgunclub.com

The NYS 4-H Shooting Sports project fosters responsibility and helps youth acquire knowledge, skills, abilities and to develop social skills, leadership techniques and gives opportunities for community service. The lessons taught in this course cover the basics of archery. They present the beginning archer with a broad, sound foundation for learning the discipline and enjoying archery over a lifetime.


Jenny Groen
4-H/Youth Program Leader
(607) 583-3245


Bath Rod and Gun Club
7771 Telegraph Rd (Cty. Rte. 16)
Bath, New York 14810