The Eaton County 4-H Shooting Sports program focuses on youth development in a variety of important life skills such as concentration, decision-making, teamwork, and leadership through the shooting sports projects. Youth and families involved in 4-H Shooting Sports learn the safe and responsible use of firearms and archery equipment, develop an increased awareness of conservation, and are introduced to a source of lifelong recreation. Youth ages 9-19 are welcome to participate; cloverbuds are not allowed to shoot at this time. Eaton County 4-H Shooting Sports does have a $10 per person project fee.
Eaton County 4-H Shooting Sports Project Areas
- Target Archery
- 3-D Archery
- BB Gun
- .22 cal. Field Rifle
- Trap & Skeet (additional fee of $2 per round to shoot)
- Air Pistol
All members must also complete their enrollment or re-enrollment in 4-H Online, including a completed health section, prior to participating in a shoot.
Eaton County Tournament
The Eaton County 4-H Shooting Sports Tournament is usually held in May. To participate in the county shoot, youth must:
Participate in 3 full practices in each discipline you are participating in.
Complete a county registration form by the due date set.