Youth enjoy weekend at the shooting range

Print Article

  • (Photos by KATHY KONEK) The City of Sandpoint Outdoor Range hosted 100 youth shooters last weekend at the 7th year of the Take Your Sons and Daughters to the Range Day. A host of instructors and volunteers taught the youth shooters gun safety at the event sponsored by the Bonner County Sportsmen’s Association, Brownells, and the NRA, and supported by many local businesses and individuals. Instructor Kathy Konek said each shooter aimed at three targets, taking 10 shots at each, and was asked that the biggest highlight was. “The smiles when the kids were successful,” she described. “Some of the younger kids had never shot before. They’d hit it and hear the sound, and say ‘I did that.’” The range is open all summer, see the schedule on www.cityofsandpoint.com.

  • 1

  • (Photos by KATHY KONEK) The City of Sandpoint Outdoor Range hosted 100 youth shooters last weekend at the 7th year of the Take Your Sons and Daughters to the Range Day. A host of instructors and volunteers taught the youth shooters gun safety at the event sponsored by the Bonner County Sportsmen’s Association, Brownells, and the NRA, and supported by many local businesses and individuals. Instructor Kathy Konek said each shooter aimed at three targets, taking 10 shots at each, and was asked that the biggest highlight was. “The smiles when the kids were successful,” she described. “Some of the younger kids had never shot before. They’d hit it and hear the sound, and say ‘I did that.’” The range is open all summer, see the schedule on www.cityofsandpoint.com.

  • 1

Print Article

Read More Regional Sports

Local finishes fourth at Drive, Chip and Putt

August 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee ...

Comments

Read More

Fall sports season kicking off soon

August 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee ...

Comments

Read More

Youth football camp on tap Saturday at SHS

August 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SANDPOINT — Attention youth football players in Bonner County: The first-ever Community Youth Football Camp will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Sandpoint High School. The o...

Comments

Read More

England resident supports 24 Hours for Hank

August 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee Fundraising golf tournament on tap Aug. 25 at Stoneridge SANDPOINT — When you put on a great event for a great cause, as 24 Hours for Hank has done for so many years to help find a cure for Cystin...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 263-9534
PO Box 159
Sandpoint, ID 83864

©2018 Bonner County Daily Bee Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X