4-H Shooting Sports Workshop - Western Heritage
Dates: January 6, 2018 - January 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sponsor: UC 4-H Youth Development Program
Location: River Oaks Range
4-H Shooting Sports Workshop - Western Heritage Discipline
Winton, CA – Merced County
Class 1: October 7 & 8, 2017
Class 2: January 6 & 7, 2018
If you have an interest in sharing your Shooting Sports skills with youth, how about becoming a 4-H Shooting Sports adult volunteer or teen leader? There will be a variety of 4-H Shooting Sports leader certification trainings offered this fall. The classes will be held over a Saturday and Sunday weekend format at the Safety First Shooting Association, River Oaks Range, 11584 Shaffer Rd, Winton, in Merced County (center state). This class is being hosted by Merced County 4-H. You must become a 4-H leader or member and attend both days to receive certification to lead the shooting sports discipline of your choice at the project, club and camp levels.
The course will include a PowerPoint lecture, review of equipment, practice shooting and teaching, and a written test. The cost is $35 per person to include a resource binder, with Saturday and Sunday lite breakfast refreshments. Please bring your own lunch to the class.
Junior and teen leaders are invited but must attend with an adult or have a certified shooting sports adult leader they will be assisting back home.
Driving directions to the range are at http://www.safetyfirstshooting.org/html/directions.html . Tent or Dry RV camping is an option. Numerous hotels are available in the area, contact Dave below for more info if needed.
To register, please complete and mail the “CA 4-H Shooting Sports Training Request and Registration Form” available at http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/4785.pdf with an adult http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/20100.pdf or youth http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/4726.pdf 4-H medical release form and a $35 check payable to “Merced County 4-H Council” and mail to UCCE, 2145 Wardrobe Ave, Merced, 95341.
Registration is due Friday the week before your class (7 days prior), and Space is limited to 20 attendees. For more information call Dave at 209-614-1718 or Darlene McIntyre at 209-385-7418 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.