S.A.F.E. Target Sports
Walton County 4-H Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education (S.A.F.E) program offers:
Archery- 5th-12th grades
5 Meter BB -5th-8th grades
Air Rifle Sporter- 7th-12th grades
The S.A.F.E. program is volunteer led, organized and operated through the state 4-H office and county 4-H offices. All disciplines are curriculum based and designed to assist young people in personal development, establish a personal environmental ethic and explore life-long vocational and avocational activities.
The program uses experiential learning and positive interactions with youth and adult role models to help young people develop self-concept, self-assurance and a positive self-image. All programs are supervised by coaches who have been trained and certified through the state shooting sports program.
Like other 4-H projects, S.A.F.E. has a subject matter base. It has strong links to natural resources, wildlife, outdoor recreation, and safety. The content is drawn from sports medicine, psychology, education, biological and physical sciences, engineering, mathematics, technology, as well as American traditions, folklore and history. For more information contact the 4-H Office at 770-267-1324.