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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Main Office (Macon County)
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Email: uie-dmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (DeWitt County)
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Piatt County)
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

4-H Archery in Macon County

Are you 8-18 years old as of September 1, 2016 and interested in learning about archery, bows, arrows and safety? If so, Macon County Cross Fire and Archers Alley’s Junior Olympic Archer Development Program is for you! This club encourages youth to explore the many facets of archery in a hands-on environment that is led and supervised by certified adults. Don’t have a bow and arrow? No problem, equipment will be provided.

This summer you will have four separate opportunities to learn about archery. Each beginner session will meet on three consecutive Mondays from 3:00-5:00pm at Archers Alley located at 3113 N. 22nd Street in Decatur. Youth can enroll in one session or all four. If you enroll in multiple sessions, you will build on what you learned in previous sessions.

Dates available:
May 29-June 19 | Register by May 25 June 19-July 3 | Register by June 15
July 10-July 24 | Register by July 6 July 31-August 14 | Register by July 27


Cost of participation is $45 for 4-H members and $52 for non 4-H members for each session. Register at go.illinois.edu/dmp or call 217.877.6042 by the noted date. Class size is limited so register early.

If you have questions or need more details, please contact Becky at 217.877.6042, email her at rhugo@illinois.edu or visit go.illinois.edu/dmp.

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please call 217.877.6042.

Local Contact: Rebecca Hugo, Program Coordinator, 4-H SPIN Club, rhugo@illinois.edu