Local teens, ages 12 through 18, are invited to participate in the City’s new “Youth Explore Archery” program. The youth program consists of two, 6-week sessions, held every Wednesday, starting September 4 through October 9, and October 16 through November 20. Classes will be held at the Garden Grove Sports and Recreation Center, located at 13641 Deodara Drive. Sessions are $30 for six, 75-minute classes.
Class times vary by age group:
- Ages 12 through 14, 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
- Ages 15 through 18, 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Archery equipment will be provided. No prior experience is required.
To register online, visit ggcity.org/archery, by phone at (714) 741-5200, or in-person at the Recreation Counter, located on the 1st floor of Garden Grove City Hall, at 11222 Acacia Parkway.
The program is beginner-friendly and will cover range safety and basic range shooting techniques. Participants will learn the fundamentals of the Olympic sport in a safe, indoor environment, while building confidence, patience, focus, goal-setting, and leadership skills.
Good Shot Archery has partnered with the City and is offering participants a discount on equipment and lessons. Good Shot Archery is located at 10682 Stanford Avenue, and is a member of the City’s Buy in Garden Grove (BiGG) program.
For more information, call the Community Services Department at (714) 741-5200.