On July 22, along with support from archery vendors, local businesses and the National Archery in the Schools Program, the Friends of MacKenzie will be hosting a 3-D Archery Competition and Youth Event.
The competition runs from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with registration open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
There will be seven classes for the competition: Youth Female 12 and under, Youth Male 12 and under, Youth Female 13-16, Youth Male 13-16, Adult Bowhunter Female, Adult Bowhunter Male and an Open Competition Class. There will prizes or trophies for each class.
Youth events will take place from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the day of the competition.
In addition, kids or adults can be paired one-on-one with an instructor who will show them how to shoot and other archery techniques. There will be bows for kids to use, a craft area, a shed hunt, and aerial archery for kids and adults to participate in. For more information or to register, go to www.friendsofmackenzie.org/event/3d-archery-competition.