4-H Shooting Sports

University of Illinois Extension's 4-H program has a variety of Shooting Sports clubs youth can join at various times and locations in our service area of Henry, Mercer, Rock Island & Stark Counties throughout the year.

The 4-H Shooting Sports program provides a supportive environment in which young people can experience hands-on, fun learning experiences. It instills a love of outdoor sportsmanship while also teaching safe and responsible handling and use of archery equipment and shotgun equipment.

Equipment is provided.
4-H Archery Clubs are open to youth ages 8 to 18.
4-H Shotgun Clubs are open to youth ages 10 to 18.
4-H Air Rifle Club are open to youth ages 8 to 18.

Current Shooting Sports Clubs Open for Enrollment

These are on-going clubs so you can join anytime as they meet continuously throughout the year. You can do as many 6-week sessions as you would like.

Here's what's available. You can download the 4-H Shooting Sports Flyer here

4-H Archery Club
Meetings are every Friday at 6:30 pm at Bi-State Sportsman Association Inc 571 Cleveland Rd, Colona, IL. $20 material fee (covers 6 weeks of classes) and $20 4-H enrollment fee (one-year 4-H enrollment September 1 to August 31). Open to youth 8 to 18.
Register at go.illinois.edu/RI4HArcheryClub

4-H Shotgun Club
Meetings are every Thursday at 5 pm at Bi-State Sportsman Association Inc 571 Cleveland Rd, Colona, IL. $50 material fee (covers 6 weeks of classes) and $20 4-H enrollment fee (one-year 4-H enrollment September 1 to August 31). Open to youth 10 to 18.
Register at go.illinois.edu/RI4HShotgunClub

4-H Air Rifle Club
Meetings are every Wednesday at 6:30 pm at the Milan Rifle Club, 9221 51st St W. Milan, IL. $25 material fee (covers 6 weeks of classes) and $20 4-H enrollment fee (one-year 4-H enrollment September 1 to August 31). Open to youth 8 to 18.
Register at go.illinois.edu/RI4-HAirRifleClub

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, contact (309) 756-9978. For more information contact coach Bill Peterson at shootyssa@gmail.com or call 309-945-2108