Lake City Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center is offering the following programs. The Center is at 28505 E. Truman Road in Buckner. Registration is required, call 816-249-3194. For more information, email or visit

• Family Trap Shooting, for ages 12 and older, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 22. Trap shooting is a fun shooting sport to experience. The course will cover basic firearm safety, different actions on shotguns, shot size, firearm fit and shot follow through. Trap is a good way for an upland game hunter to improve their shotgun skills.

• Adult Archery, for ages 18 and older, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Archery is a growing sport. Whether you are a new shooter or experienced, it is always a good idea to go back over the basics and shooting form. This class will go over the basic archery equipment needed to shoot and will be a how-to guide on what needs to be done to shoot tight perfect groups in targets.

– Jillayne Ritchie