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The Bartlett Nature Center offers archery classes year-round. Classes include age 8 through adult. Learn archery in a fun and safe environment with the Level 2 USA Archery Trained instructors of the Bartlett Nature Center. Program introduces the tools, terms and ranges for the sport of archery. Class focuses on the use of a re-curve bow and unique opportunities to learn. Bows are supplied for class use. Closed toe shoes required for archery classes.

Archery Options:
Archery Levels 1-4
Archery One-on-One Private Lessons
Archery Semi-Private Lessons
Archery Birthday Parties
Group Team Building Event

Archery Classes: Age 8 through adult

Autumn Archery Level 1

Sept. 11-Oct. 2 – 11am-12:15pm

Oct. 9-30 – 11am-12:15pm

Nov. 6-27 – 11am-12:15pm

Autumn Archery Level 2

Sept. 11 -Oct. 2 -12:30-1:45pm

Oct. 9-30 – 12:30-1:45pm

Nov. 6-27 – 12:30-1:45pm

Autumn Archery Level 3

Sept. 11 -Oct. 2 – 2-3:15pm

Oct. 9-30 – 2-3:15pm

Nov. 6-27 – 2-3:15pm



Help the Nature Center welcome a new and exciting program to the roster: Hatchet and Knife Throwing. Take a trip to the olden days of knights and medieval royalty. Come learn how to master the art of hatchet and knife throwing like the champions of old. Experience the thrill of throwing an ax and knives at a wooden target. Closed toe shoes required.

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