Learn about archery and help Raccoon State Recreation Area at Fall into Archery, Sept. 24.
From 10 to 11 a.m., qualified instructors will teach archery basics on a controlled outdoor range. Bows, arrows and targets will be provided.
Participants should meet at the practice field on the archery trail. Limited parking is available next to the gatehouse. Maps of the archery trail are available at the gatehouse.
The event coincides with National Public Lands Day, the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for public lands. Afterward, participants are invited to help Raccoon staff paint bow racks and trail signs, put new straw bales behind targets and pick up trash and litter.