Contact Us

Anne Scheel
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
amscheel@illinois.edu

Breanne Suarez
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
bsuarez@illinois.edu

Toni Pienta
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
fusinatt@illinois.edu

4-H Shooting Sports

4-H Shooting Sports

Marshall-Putnam 4-H Shooting Sports

Marshall-Putnam 4-H is excited to begin their forth year of 4-H Shooting Sports programming!

If you would like more information about this program, please contact the Marshall-Putnam Extension office at (309) 364-2356.

Overview

4-H Program Fee

Shooting Sports is a Special Interest 4-H Club. A $20 annual program fee is charged to each 4-H member. Members who belong to a traditional 4-H club or another special Interest club only pay the $20 to the "first" club.

Air Rifle

  • 8 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $15 supply fee for those providing their own air rifle.
  • $20 supply fee for using a provided air rifle.
  • Shoots are held at Chillicothe Sportsman's Club.
  • Each shooter will be required to provide his/her own eye protection.
  • Limited to 12 participants. Priority is given to returning Air Rifle members.

.22 Cal Rifle

  • 10 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $15 supply fee for those providing their own rifle.
  • $20 supply fee for using a provided rifle.
  • Shoots are held at Chillicothe Sportsman's Club.
  • Each shooter will be required to provide his/her own ear and eye protection.
  • Limited to 8 participants. Priority is given to returning members.

Archery

  • 8 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $15 supply fee for those providing their own bow.
  • $20 supply fee for using a provided bow.
  • Shoots are held at the Marshall-Putnam fairgrounds.
  • Limited to 24 participants. Priority is given to returning Archery members.

Shotgun

  • 10 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $40 supply fee for those providing their own shotgun.
  • $45 supply fee for those using a provided shotgun.
  • Shoots are held at Toluca Sportsman's Club.
  • Each member will be allowed to shoot 6 times. Extra dates are on the calendar allowing for rescheduling due to poor weather.
  • New shooters will have a mandatory safety meeting prior to the first shoot.
  • Each shooter will be required to provide his/her own ear and eye protection.
  • Limited to 20 participants. Priority is given to returning Shotgun members

Hunting and Wildlife

  • 8 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $15 supply fee
  • Club meets at Putnam County Conservation Area McNabb
  • Limited to 10 participants

 Air Pistol

  • 10 to 18 years old (as of Sept. 1, of current 4-H year)
  • $20 supply fee
  • Shoots are held at Chillicothe Sportsman's Club.
  • Each shooter will be required to provide his/her own ear and eye protection.
  • Limited to 10 participants. Priority is given to returning members.

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