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Bureau County 4-H Shooting Sports Open for Enrollment

Do you know a youth, ages 10-18, who would enjoy participating in 4-H Shotgun instruction this summer? Starting June 20, John Gorman, a certified Illinois 4-H Shooting Sports instructor, will be working with youth on skill development.   Youth will meet at a site approximately two miles East of Princeton for instruction on June 20, 27, July 11, 18, and 25 at 3:30 p.m.  Whether this is your first time shooting or you are looking to work with an instructor to improve your skill level this is a wonderful opportunity to learn by doing. Pre-registration is required!  Current 4-H membership prior to participation is not required.  Masks will be required, and social distancing will be practiced.  Please contact the University of Illinois Extension for assistance with registration at 815-875-2878 or email 4-H Program Coordinator, Danielle Gapinski at 

If you are a current member of Illinois 4-H the shooting sports fee is $25. If this is your first 4-H club in the 2020-21 4-H year you would need to pay the shooting sports fee of $25 plus the $20 enrollment fee.  Pre-registration is required with payment by June 14.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate or have questions, please contact 815-875-2878.

The Mission of University of Illinois Extension is to provide practical education you can trust to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. 

For more information about 4-H programs, please contact Danielle Gapinski, 4-H and Youth Development Program Coordinator.

If you have questions or need more information, please call University of Illinois Extension- Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit Office at 815-875-2878. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please indicate when registering or contact the Extension office. Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, Henry and in Oglesby on the IVCC campus.