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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Beginning Archery program offered for ages 8 - 12 beginning June 26 & July 10


Youth ages eight to 12 can experience the challenging sport of archery in a coed class designed for beginners being offered twice this summer in late June and early July by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.

Beginning Archery will cover safety, basic fundamentals, techniques, and equipment for this challenging outdoor sport. Participants will have practice time to develop their skills. Equipment is provided.  

To find this program in the My JCPRD Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under youth and then under nature & outdoors. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search,  look for the keywords “outdoor skills.”

One offering of this program will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 26, and Thursday, June 28, while a second will take place on Tuesday, July 10, and Thursday, July 12. Both programs take place at the  TimberRidge Adventure Center, 12300 S. Homestead Lane, Olathe. The cost for  two 90-minute sessions  is $34 per person for Johnson County residents or $37 per person for nonresidents.

For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. or register online for the program beginning June 26, or for the program beginning July 10.

Printed copies of the My JCPRD Activities catalogare available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches.