Lake Scott State Park to host youth day

Staff at Lake Scott State Park, located 14 miles north of Scott City, invite youth age 16 and younger to join in on outdoor shooting fun Sunday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. as part of the 2015 Southwest Kansas Youth Day. Participants will have the opportunity to shoot shotguns, BB guns, and archery equipment, as well as enjoy live snake presentations, courtesy of Fort Hays State University.

Lunch will be provided, and all registered youth will receive an event t-shirt. Youth age 9-16 will have a chance to win giveaway items including mentored hunts, shotguns, and pellet guns. Giveaways will also be available for youth 9 and under, as well.

For more information, or to register for this event, contact Manuel Torres at (620) 966-8570, or by e-mail at [email protected].

This event is made possible by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, Pheasants Forever, and Extreme Fowl.