UGA Extension Office

Project S.A.F.E

Project S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education)

Project S.A.F.E is a life skills program that teaches character and personal growth as well as safe and responsible use of firearms. The program promotes high standards of safety, sportsmanship, and ethical behavior.

Georgia 4-H offers programs in BB, Archery, 22 Rimfire, Air Pistol, Air Rifle, Modified Trap, and Trap and Skeet. Meriwether County 4-H currently offers a Shotgun and Archery Team and is seeking volunteers to lead other shooting teams. Please contact the Extension Office if you are interested.


SAFE

4-H Shotgun Team

Meriwether County 4-H Shotgun Team

Open to all Junior (7th and 8th graders) and Senior 4-H'ers (9th through 12th graders)Hunter Safety cards are required.

A hunter safety class will be held on February 10 at Big Red Oak Hunting Plantation in Gay, GA.  Register for the class on line through the Department of Natural Resources website.

Fees - $100.00

Mandatory Meeting:  For team member and one parent on February 15 at 6 pm at the Meriwether County 4-H Office located at 1250 Terrell Street, Greenville, GA  30222.

Practices:  Begin February 18, 2018 @ 2 pm and are located at the Meriwether Co 911 Training Facility, 619 County Farm Road, Greenville, GA.

COME JOIN US!

Participants will learn safe and proper firearm use while participating in modified trap.

For practice information and all other questions contact Ashley Davis Harman at aedavis@uga.edu or call the Extension office at 706-672-4235.

 

Georgia 4-H Modified Trap Rules


4-H Archery Team
(4th -12th grade)

Participants will learn safe and proper bow and arrow use while participating in archery. 4-H SAFE Coach Drew Pike and Assistant Coach Gene Underwood are excited to get the 4-H Archery team up and running this year.  If you are interested in joining contact Ashley Harman Davis at aedavis@uga.edu or call our office at 706-672-4235.  

Archery Team Interest Meeting  - Meriwether County Sheriff Training Facility - Greenville, GA - October 16, 2017 6 pm

Upcoming Season - Practices will be on Sunday afternoon - first practice is Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 2-4 pm

January 12-13, 2018 - State Indoor Archery Match, Perry GA

April 28, 2018 - State Archery Match, Rock Eagle 4-H Center

Archery Fees - $75.00 which includes State Indoor Match, Targets and other miscellaneous items used for the season.

 

Archery Rules & Information


If you are interested in joining either of our shooting sports teams, contact Ashley Harman Davis at aedavis@uga.edu or call our office today at (706) 672-4235.