Who: Youth ages 8-16
When: Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Midland Sportsman’s Club, 8825 Sturgeon Ave., Midland (Allegany County)
Youth with an interest in hunting, shooting sports, and wildlife and fisheries management are invited to participate in this year’s spring Junior Hunter Field Day event. Staff from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and representatives from sporting and conservation groups will use hands-on activities to teach participants about natural resources stewardship, wildlife and fisheries biology, shooting safety, and ethical conduct in the field.
All equipment will be provided, with certified instructors overseeing all shooting activities. The Midland Sportsman’s Club will provide guests with free lunch. Preregistration is required and is limited to the first 100 applicants. For a sign-up form, click here or contact the Wildlife and Heritage Service Cumberland Office at 301-777-2136. For more information on other Junior Hunter Field Day events,click here.
Image courtesy Maryland Department of Natural Resources