Spring Valley Shooting Range in Greene County will host a Family Outdoor Skills Day on Saturday, Sept. 21, from noon-5 p.m. All range fees will be waived and all equipment and ammunition will be provided.
The event will feature shotgun, rifle, pellet gun and archery shooting and instruction. The Outdoor Skills Day has been an annual event at the range since 2002 with about 125 participants taking part annually.
The range complex at Spring Valley is handicap accessible with public restrooms.
“By offering this day at the range we hope to provide an opportunity for families to come out and try various shooting sports without investing a lot of money, get certified instruction and to make a few memories as well,” said Scott Phillips, Spring Valley area manager.
The Spring Valley Range is located 8 miles south of Xenia and is just off of U.S. 42. The street address is 3450 Houston Road, Waynesville.
For information call the Wildlife District Five office at (937) 372-9261 or Spring Valley Wildlife Area office at (937) 488-3115 or the range at (937) 862-5162.