Archery

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Archery is the skill of using a bow to propel arrows. It can be used in hunting, but is also a competitive sport and recreational activity. Nearly everyone — regardless of age, size, or physical ability — can succeed at archery.

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Registration period: February 1 - February 18
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2023 1:00 pm - Saturday, February 18, 2023 3:30 pm
Location: Runge Conservation Nature Center
Want to take on a new and exciting archery challenge? Runge 3D archery is here! This intermediate program is meant for honing archery skills and introducing the basics of archery hunting. We will begin with basic archery skills before heading to the woods to shoot 3D targets. Meet at the Runge outdoor pavilion. Dress for the weather with closed-toe shoes. Registration required. All ages invited.
Registration period: January 20 - March 4
Date: Saturday, March 4, 2023 2:00 pm - Saturday, March 4, 2023 3:30 pm
Location: Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Be right on target! Try your hand at archery and experience a fun way to enjoy the outdoors. All archery equipment will be provided. Adult supervision is required for ages 9-17. This program will take place entirely outdoors so please dress for the weather. In the event of high winds or rain, this program will be cancelled.
Registration period: January 23 - March 6
Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023 8:30 am - Saturday, March 11, 2023 2:00 pm
Location: UCM Shooting Range

Participants will experience Shotgun Shooting, Archery., Pellet guns, Hunting Techniques and Safety and Fishing (weather permitting)

For more information Call Marlin@ 573-690-0780

or

Jeremy @ 660-238-9320
Registration period: February 1 - March 16
Date: Thursday, March 16, 2023 10:00 am - Thursday, March 16, 2023 12:00 pm
Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center
Want to give archery a try? Bring the family and learn the basics of this outdoor skill. Ages 7-adult. Ages 7-17 must have an accompanying adult.
Registration period: February 1 - March 16
Date: Thursday, March 16, 2023 2:00 pm - Thursday, March 16, 2023 4:00 pm
Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center
Want to give archery a try? Bring the family and learn the basics of this outdoor skill. Ages 7-adult. Ages 7-17 must have an accompanying adult.
Registration period: February 7 - March 20
Date: Monday, March 20, 2023 9:30 am - Monday, March 20, 2023 11:00 am
Location: North Kansas City YMCA
Have you, a friend or the kids wanted to try archery? Join archery instructors at the “Y” for some fun indoor time learning about equipment, the shooting range, eye dominance and all the in and outs to get you started. We will do some target shooting to improve newly learned techniques or brush off some rusty ones. National Archery in the School concepts will be used. All equipment will be provided. All participants must be registered and be wearing closed toe shoes. (Please note 3 sessions with 3 age groups)
Registration period: February 7 - March 19
Date: Monday, March 20, 2023 12:30 pm - Monday, March 20, 2023 2:00 pm
Location: North Kansas City YMCA
Have you, a friend or the kids wanted to try archery? Join archery instructors at the “Y” for some fun indoor time learning about equipment, the shooting range, eye dominance and all the in and outs to get you started. We will do some target shooting to improve newly learned techniques or brush off some rusty ones. National Archery in the School concepts will be used. All equipment will be provided. All participants must be registered and be wearing closed toe shoes. (Please note 3 sessions with 3 age groups)
Registration period: February 7 - March 20
Date: Monday, March 20, 2023 3:00 pm - Monday, March 20, 2023 4:30 pm
Location: North Kansas City YMCA
Have you, a friend or the kids wanted to try archery? Join archery instructors at the “Y” for some fun indoor time learning about equipment, the shooting range, eye dominance and all the in and outs to get you started. We will do some target shooting to improve newly learned techniques or brush off some rusty ones. National Archery in the School concepts will be used. All equipment will be provided. All participants must be registered and be wearing closed toe shoes. (Please note 3 sessions with varies ages and times)
Registration period: January 16 - March 20
Date: Saturday, March 25, 2023 9:00 am - Saturday, March 25, 2023 1:00 pm
Location: Clinton MDC Office

Youth Turkey Clinic open to ages 8-15 years.

Stations will consist of shotgun patterning, turkey calling/hunting techniques, safety trail, and archery. Bring your own shotgun. Ammunition will be provided. For more information or help with registration, contact the Clinton Office.
Registration period: March 1 - April 6
Date: Saturday, April 8, 2023 8:00 am - Saturday, April 8, 2023 10:00 am
Location: Lake City Shooting Range

Ages 8+ - Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

Did you know Archery is one of the safest sports in which to participate? It is rated more accident-free than every ball sport except table tennis! This course is designed to introduce students to the basics of archery including safety rules, stance, equipment used, and, of course, how to shoot a bow and arrow.  The instructors will also discuss the nomenclature of the bows and arrows.  Join us for this fun and very informative class. 

Registration period: February 1 - April 14
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2023 3:00 pm - Sunday, April 16, 2023 5:00 pm
Location: Andy Dalton Shooting Range

Discover the basics of archery shooting. We will cover bow nomenclature and shooting techniques before we go shoot on the static archery range. You may bring your own bow to the program or use ours.

Registration period: January 17 - April 16
Date: Thursday, April 20, 2023 10:00 am - Thursday, April 20, 2023 12:00 pm
Location: Adlyne Freund Center at Shaw Nature Reserve

Are you someone that has never shot a bow and arrow before and you’re not sure how to get started? Or maybe you did when you were young, but never pursued the activity any further. Learn the basics of shooting the bow and arrow utilizing some of the techniques and methods that have been adopted by the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP). This course is for those 11 years of age or older with the desire to shoot a bow and arrow but have little or no experience. Learn archery shooting fundamentals while gaining knowledge about equipment options and choices. Note: All equipment will be provided by the Missouri Department of Conservation. Not recommended for adults with shoulder or back injuries.

* Classes will be CANCELLED if we encounter inclement weather — precipitation or heat (temps more than 90 degrees).

Registration period: February 2 - May 5
Date: Sunday, May 7, 2023 3:00 pm - Sunday, May 7, 2023 4:30 pm
Location: Andy Dalton Shooting Range

Advance your knowledge of shooting and hunting with your crossbow, safely and effectively. We will cover nomenclature of the crossbow, hand placement, stance, loading, drawing of string, optics and how to properly store your crossbow. We will also cover the difference between bolts and arrows, practice points and hunting points.

Registration period: February 2 - May 19
Date: Sunday, May 21, 2023 3:00 pm - Sunday, May 21, 2023 5:00 pm
Location: Andy Dalton Shooting Range

Parents, grandparents, and adult mentors bring your youngster(s) to learn a new skill and spend time practicing. You don’t have to be a hunter to become a skilled archer. No experience is necessary and archery equipment will be provided. We will teach and practice the basics, helping you perfect your stance to shoot more consistently and accurately.

Date: Saturday, July 15, 2023 10:00 am - Saturday, July 15, 2023 4:30 pm
Location: Lake City Shooting Range

Come out to the Lake City Shooting Range and experience all the fun shooting sports we have to offer! Grab your firearm or bow of choice (rifle, shotgun, or archery), ammunition or arrows, hearing and eye protection and head out for a day of fun. The range will be open from 10AM to 4:30PM. Looking forward to seeing you here at the Lake City Shooting Range.