The Pheasants Forever and the Boone Valley Izaak Walton League will host the third annual shooting event for youth on Wednesday afternoon at the Izaak Walton League Park southwest of Webster City.
The event is open to young people ages 7 to 17 accompanied by a parent. The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. and a light supper of hot dogs, chips and watermelon will be served, according to organizers.
Trap shooting, .22 gauge shotguns, B.B. guns and archery will be featured. Equipment will be provided at the site, organizers said. There is no cost to attend, but a parental waiver is required to be signed.
Mick Carpenter, standing, watches as a young participant lines up a target. This year’s event is open to youths aged 7 to 17 with parental consent.
For more information on the youth shoot, contact Mick Carpenter at 832-7838 or Rusty Grace at 297-0687.
March 2013 will mark the 25th anniversary of the local Pheasants Forever chapter.