1-Day BASIC ARCHERY INSTRUCTION FOR YOUTH Dates: Coming back Fall 2016! Cost: Free, all equipment will be provided. Registration required. Location: Lake Mackintosh Park & Marina at the Clubhouse (temporary indoor archery range)
Participants will be taken through a lesson promoting safety and archery basics encouraging a focus on performing a proper shot: featuring an introduction to archery, safety on the range, using a string bow, and 11 steps of archery success through the NASP curriculum.
Archery equipment will be provided by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s North Carolina Hunter Education Program through an enhancement federal grant from the Pittman-Roberson Act. Participants may bring a water bottle with their name on it and a healthy snack. Please wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.
For more information, please call (336) 229-3150. Register online or call (336) 229-3150. Space is limited; all participants must pre-register and complete a registration form with liability waiver the day of the program.
CRAFTY RECYCLABLE COLLECTION
Specific recyclable & reusable items are being collected at the Burlington Recreation & Parks Main Office to be used throughout youth programs for arts & crafts, as well as nature and gardening activities for children of all ages. Please make sure donated items are empty & clean.
Items needed include:
paper towel tubes (no toilet paper tubes)
pie tins (small & large)
broken terra cotta or ceramic flower pots
broken plates (the more color, the better!)
stuffed animals (various wildlife animals)
grapevines or flexible willow branches
small, dried canes of bamboo
old compact discs (CDs)
Previous & Upcoming Programs
Backyard Nature Adventure
Basic Archery Instruction for Youth
Beginner Paddle Camp
Bluebird Trail Monitoring
Boating Safety Courses
Children's Garden at Forest Hills Community Center