A Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Leader Certification Workshop is scheduled for February in Lincoln. It will be held February 13-14 at the Nebraska Game & Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. The deadline to register is February 2.

Volunteers have the opportunity to become certified as an adult (21 years and older) or apprentice (14-20 years old) leader. Four project areas will be offered at the Lincoln Workshop – Rifle (BB Gun, Air Rifle Smallbore Rifle), Pistol, Muzzleloading, and Archery. There is a minimum number of participants needed to offer these disciplines at the workshops. Workshop participants will learn under expert instruction from members of the Nebraska State 4-H Shooting Sports Training Team.

The registration fee is $100.00 per person for initial certification and $90.00 per person that are currently a certified instructor and are adding an additional discipline. This fee includes meals, supplies and program materials. Participants must make their own lodging arrangements. Registration on Saturday runs from 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Scholarships are available from the Cherry County 4-H Council. Contact Jody at the Extension Office for scholarship information prior to the registration deadline.