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Jan
19
Sun
Indoor Sight-in Extravaganza for 3-D Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Make sure your sight pins won’t let you down as you head into some big indoor 3-D tournaments this season.

Our INDOOR archery range bales will be set up for 10, 20, 30, 40, and 50 yard distances (see lane distribution below). Range finders, binoculars, and allen wrenches are all welcome!

This is not a 3-D event, but we will have targets set up to check your accuracy at increasing distances.

10 yards – 1 bale
20 yards – 2 bales
30 yards – 2 bales
40 yards – 2 bales
50 yards – 1 bale

The range will be available for this special event Sunday, January 19 12-6 pm and Monday, January 20 12-6 pm.

Must check in by 5 pm if you are shooting on Sunday.

The 30-50 yard bales will only be available to those paying the sight-in admittance fee.

$6youth/hour, $12/adult/hour

Preregistration encouraged, walk-ins welcome.

Jan
20
Mon
Indoor Sight-in Extravaganza for 3-D Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Make sure your sight pins won’t let you down as you head into some big indoor 3-D tournaments this season.

Our INDOOR archery range bales will be set up for 10, 20, 30, 40, and 50 yard distances (see lane distribution below). Range finders, binoculars, and allen wrenches are all welcome!

This is not a 3-D event, but we will have targets set up to check your accuracy at increasing distances.

10 yards – 1 bale
20 yards – 2 bales
30 yards – 2 bales
40 yards – 2 bales
50 yards – 1 bale

The range will be available for this special event Sunday, January 19 4:30-9 pm and Monday, January 20 12-6 pm.

Must check in by 8 pm if you are shooting on Sunday.

The 30-50 yard bales will only be available to those paying the sight-in admittance fee.

$6youth/hour, $12/adult/hour

Preregistration encouraged, walk-ins welcome.

Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required.

Our Center Shot Archery Academy course includes achievement awards, skill training, and games with a focus on guiding each student in improvement at their own pace. Each session includes a short lesson and coaching while students are on the line. Archery 1 students have the opportunity to shoot for their green and purple pins during select class sessions. Over the course of the quarter, students will advance their scoring skills, learn about competition etiquette, and work to achieve the pins and techniques needed to advance to the next level.

No equipment is required, but personal equipment is allowed for some portions of the class.

If seats are listed as available, students may register and join the class at any time except the last 4 weeks of the quarter. Allowances may be made at the discretion of the instructor. Full price still applies.

Ages 8 and over.

Prerequisites: None (Explore Archery recommended)

Jan
21
Tue
Centerfire Challenge League (Winter Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm

This league will provide fun and exciting pistol shooting for all skill levels, in a competitive but relaxed setting. Ages 14 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own handgun and ammunition. This league runs for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative score for the series.

Course of fire:

2 strings of 5 rounds in 10 seconds at 5, 10, 15, 20, and 25 yards – 50 shots total.

AP-1 target (23″ X 35″).

Participants may arrive and start any time between 5-7:15 pm.

Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites.

Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and attitude needed to shoot a bow in recreational and competitive settings. Each session includes a short lesson and coaching while students are on the line. Students will receive their own copy of the National Training System (NTS) shot cycle, a stretch band, a string bow, and a finger sling.

No personal equipment is required, but should start to be considered.

Ages 8 and over.

Prerequisites:
– Name at least four steps of the NTS Shot Cycle
– Earn at least 4 pins (white pin) in any discipline

Jan
22
Wed
Fly Tying Class @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The art and craft of fly tying is both practical and… fun! Creating a fishing fly out of fur and feathers, and then catching a fish with it is very satisfying. But, that activity of tying the fly can be therapeutic and socially rewarding. Join us to learn the basics of fly tying.

You will create several that you can use this coming spring! You will also meet others and learn about the community that does this as a regular monthly event. You may become hooked (pun intended)!

Children age 15 and under must be accompanied by parent/guardian.

$5 per person.

Contact Larry Pape, 402-471-5447, larry.pape@nebraska.gov with questions.

Jan
23
Thu
Rimfire Pistol League (Winter Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Join us for this popular league for pistol enthusiasts of all skill levels. Pick from optical (red dot/scope) or metallic sight divisions, depending on your equipment.

Scores for each evening and a cumulative score for the 8 week series offer plenty of opportunity to get in on the action.

Course of fire: Target B-33, 50 rounds total in 15 minutes. Start at 5 yards – 15 rounds; 15 yards – 20 rounds; 25 yards – 15 rounds.

Minors ages 12-18 must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters provide their own .22 pistol and ammunition.

Participants may arrive and start any time between 5-7:15 pm.

$45/participant/series

Rimfire Rifle League (Winter Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm

This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and iron sight divisions. Shooters will provide their own .22 rifle and ammunition.

This league runs for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative score for the series.

Participants may arrive and start any time between 5:00-7:15 p.m.

Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.

$45/participant/series

Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery.

If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full introductory program, Explore Archery has everything you need – bows, arrows, and enthusiastic instructors! You’ll learn range safety, fundamentals of archery shooting, and parts of a bow and arrow – plus receive skill-building coaching and play exciting games.

Ages 8 and over.

Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites.

This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching with educational opportunities outside of class, such as personalized equipment advice and individual coaching sessions. Students have the opportunity to continue to hone the skills needed to earn pins and work at an advanced competency level for either competition or recreation.

Ages 8 and over.

Prerequisites:
– Name at least seven steps of the NTS Shot Cycle
– Earn at least 5 pins (black pin) in any discipline
– Personal equipment

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