Archery Club planned to further develop archery skills

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is holding a program for advanced archers.

Archery Club is being held 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Thursday, July 19, at the Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. The program will also be repeated 11:15 a.m..-12:15 p.m. Thursday, July 26.

This program is open to those seven years-old to 16 years-old and is open to those who have taken Beginning Archery. The focuses on building archery skills in Olympic-style archery and Genesis compound bows. Scoring will also be taught while practicing. Cost of attending is $10 per child.

Registration can be done online at or at any Parks and Recreation facility, including: the nature center; Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane; the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive or the Administrative Offices, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, please contact Prairie Park Nature Center, at (785) 832-7980.