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Beginner Youth Shotgun Clinic at Barr Lake July 28, in Colorado

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

A few spaces are left to join Colorado Parks and Wildlife and Pheasants Forever for a beginner youth shotgun clinic at Barr Lake State Park in Brighton this Saturday, July 28.

WHAT: Intro to Shotgun Shooting for Beginner Youth

WHO: Beginner shooters ages 10-18 with a mentor

WHEN: Saturday July 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Barr Lake State Park, 13401 Picadilly Road, Brighton

COST: No cost!

SIGN UP: To register please email wildlife.neoutreach@state.co.us or call 303-291-7804 and leave a message with name(s), ad­dress and phone number to register.

Youth participants will learn about gun safety, shotgun shooting at clay targets, field safety and about hunting with dogs. Mentors are required to attend with their child but may not be able to participate in the shooting unless time permits.

For more information on getting outdoors with your family, go to:

www.wildlife.state.co.us/education/getoutdoors

Colorado Parks and Wildlife was created by the merger of Colorado State Parks and the Colorado Division of Wildlife, two nationally recognized leaders in conservation, outdoor recreation and wildlife management. Colorado Parks and Wildlife manages 42 state parks, all of Colorado’s wildlife, more than 300 state wildlife areas and a host of recreational programs.

To learn more about Colorado’s state parks, please see: http://www.parks.state.co.us

To learn more about Colorado’s wildlife programs, please see: http://wildlife.state.co.us

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