Youth Archery

Our youth archery programs are intended for children ages 8 to 15 years old.  All archery classes are $25 per resident child and $30 per non-resident child, unless otherwise noted.  Please read the descriptions of each class below.

Quick Start Archery (Spring session canceled due to social distancing)

The Quick Start Archery program is taught by USA Archery Certified Instructors and is designed for those who may be interested in archery or may want to take the Youth Archery program but want to try it out first.

Children ages 8 to 15 years old can take this one and a half hour class and briefly learn about archery safety, the parts of the bow and arrow, and how to shoot. This class will be held at Southgate Park; all equipment provided!

Registration fees are $10 per resident child and $12 per non-resident child, for the Quick Start class only.

Beginner Youth Archery (Spring session canceled due to social distancing)

The Youth Archery Program is taught by USA Archery Certified Instructors and is designed to educate local youths and teens about archery, with an emphasis on safety. Students will learn how to use recurve and compound bows, as well as archery safety, range set-up, and more. This class will meet once a week, on Wednesday evenings for four weeks.  All equipment is provided!

Intermediate Youth Archery 

The Intermediate Youth Archery Program is a program designed for those who have had formal archery instruction.  This could include our beginner archery class or any other outside instruction.  However, prior experience is necessary.  If you are new to archery, please take the beginner class.

This class will focus on safety, proper form, archery games, and friendly competition.  Class will be held once a week at Southgate Park for 4 weeks.  Participants can bring their own equipment or borrow equipment from the City of Green.  All classes are instructed by a certified USA Archery instructor. 

Advanced Youth Archery (Spring session canceled due to social distancing)

The Advanced Archery class is for those who have taken our intermediate archery class. This class will focus on safety, proper form, and friendly competition. Archers will participate in a target shooting, tournament-style format each week.

Classes will be held once a week for four weeks, on Monday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. All classes are lead by a USA Archery Certified Instructor.

Adaptive Youth Archery

The Youth Archery Program is taught by USA Archery Certified Instructors and is designed to educate local youths and teens about archery, with an emphasis on safety. Students will learn how to use recurve and compound bows, as well as archery safety, range set-up, and more. There will be two classes offered; each class will meet once a week, on Monday or Wednesday mornings for four weeks.  All equipment is provided!

This class is intended for archers who require special accommodations or adaptions.

Home School Youth Archery (Spring session canceled due to social distancing)

The Youth Archery Program is taught by USA Archery Certified Instructors and is designed to educate local youths and teens about archery, with an emphasis on safety. Students will learn how to use recurve and compound bows, as well as archery safety, range set-up, and more. There will be two classes offered; each class will meet once a week, on Tuesday or Thursday mornings for four weeks.  All equipment is provided!

This class is intended for home school children or groups who would like to supplement their physical education!

More Information

To register or receive more information on our archery programs, please call the Parks and Recreation Office at 330-896-6621.

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