Shooting Sports Program

Knox County 4-H Shooting Sports Program

ARCHERY PROGRAM

  • Archery Practice/Certification Dates:  The first practice will be held on Monday, May 22; NO practice on Monday, May 29; and then practices will be held every Monday night in June; NO practice on July 3; and practices will be held every Monday in July.  All practices start at 7:00 p.m. and will be held at the Bloomfield Airport (54240 880 Rd). If you have questions on practices, call Kevin Millikan (402-640-3322) or Becky Millikan (402-640-4643).
  • All shooters must attend at least two (2) certification practices with a Knox County 4-H certified leader during the current competition year.
  • Official Contest - August 6, 2017, 2:00 pm, Knox County Fairgrounds, Bloomfield
  • For more information, contact the Knox County Extension (402-288-5611), Kevin Millikan (402-640-3322) or Randy Ohlfest (402-373-4734).
     

.22 RIFLE and SHOTGUN PROGRAM

  • .22 Rifle & Shotgun Practice/Certification Dates:  practices will be held on Tuesday nights, June 13, June 20, July 11, July 18, and July 25. All practices start at 6:00 p.m. and will be held at the Knox County Fairgrounds in Bloomfield. 
  • All shooters must attend at least two (2) certification practices with a Knox County 4-H certified leader during the current competition year.
  • .22 Rifle & Shotgun Official Contests -   Saturday, July 29, 2017, 1:00 pm, Knox County Fairgrounds, Bloomfield
  • Shotgun Shells - Shells will again be available for $5.00 a box.
  • .22 Shells -.22 LR rifle shells will be available for purchase at $1.00/round of 25.
  • Ear & Eye Protection - All .22 and shotgun shooters will be reponsible for their own ear and eye protection. No shooter will be allowed to shoot without ear & eye protection. This is for the health and safety of the shooter.
  • For more information, contact the Knox County Extension (402-288-5611), Larry Kotrous (402-394-7747), Jerry Goldfuss (402-394-1436) or Steve Barney (402-373-4494).
     
BB GUN & AIR RIFLE PROGRAM
  • Practice Dates and Location:
    Dates are Monday nights: June 12, June 19, June 26, July 10, July 17, July 24, and July 31. All practices start at 7:00 p.m. and will be held at the Bloomfield Airport (54240 880 Rd)  in conjunction with archery practices. 
  • All shooters must attend at least two (2) certification practices with a Knox County 4-H certified leader during the current competition year.
  • BB Gun & Air Rifle Official Contest - Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 3:00 pm, Knox County Fairgrounds, Bloomfield
  • Eye Protection for BB Gun & Air Rifle - All shooters will be responsible for  their eye protection.
  • For more information, contact the Knox County Extension (402-288-5611) or Eric Fuchtman (402-394-8201) or Chase Ruzicka (402-358-0844).
     

Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Program