4-H Shooting Sports Club

Megan Robnett  |  10/21/2013 8:12:30 PM

St. Landry Shooting Sports

LA Shooting Sports

4-H Shooting Sports

The St. Landry Parish 4-H Shooting Sports Club is an outdoor skills program that is offered to all 4-H members ages 9-19.

The program is designed to:

  • Assist youth to learn safe and responsible use of shooting equipment
  • Promote the highest standards of safety, sportsmanship and ethical behavior
  • Develop leadership and citizenship within 4-H parameters for youth and adults
  • Expand 4-H membership and involve more volunteer adult leaders
  • To strengthen families through participation in life-long recreational activities
  • Create an appreciation and understanding of natural resources
  • To encourage participation in natural resources and related natural science programs by exposing participants to the content through hunting/fishing and related activities
  • To develop an understanding of the principles of wildlife management
  • To complement and enhance the impact of existing safety, shooting and hunter educational programs (Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries)

The shooting sports program is taught through monthly practices by certified instructors and adult volunteers. Parents and volunteers are encouraged to assist with the shooting sports program. To be an instructor, you will need to complete the instructor training to become certified.

Personal equipment that has been approved by the instructor may be used. Upon successful completion of a discipline, 4-H'ers may elect to compete at the parish, regional and state level.

Discipline Opportunities

  • Shotgun – Modified Trap
  • Archery
  • BB Gun

Youth may participate in more than one discipline.

Sign-Up Fee: $20
Deadline to Join: October 17, 2014

 If you would like further information about the St. Landry Parish 4-H Shooting Sports Club, contact Megan Robnett.
Outdoor Skills Handbook is attached below.

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