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4-H Shooting Sports to start up new year Dec. 5

Milam County 4-H Shooting Sports Club will start a new year with a meeting at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5 at the New Salem Building at Rockdale’s Fair park.

4-Hers from 3rd grade to 18 years of age can participate in the archery and air pistol/air rifle training program. Trained instructors conduct the meetings, but one parent per family must be present at each meeting.

The club conducts practice sessions from January through July. The sessions teach safety and proper handling of the equipment. 4-Hers can sign up to attend a variety of contests throughout the year to test their skills.

Tiny and Susan Dean along with Chris and Kelly Cooper will serve as club managers to assist the officers in the planning and conducting of the club activities.

If you have questions or need additional information, contact the Dean’s at 512-446-2845 or susdean@templejc.edu , or the Cooper’s at 979-279-5499 or kleecooper@ gauseisd.net.

Information is also available at the Texas AgriLife Extension Service–Milam County office at 254-697-7045.


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