Perry County Youth Archers


The Perry County Youth Archers Program is an archery instruction program designed to introduce archery to youth. Each shooter will learn safety, a proper shooting technique, and have the opportunity for competition. The program runs on Saturdays every January – March. See below for more details.

Instructor: Carla Orris, USA Archery Certified Level II Instructor

Contact Carla at 717-636-4282

Program updates posted to this website and the Perry County Youth Archers Facebook page.

2021 Program Information

Ages eligible for the program (age is as of January 1) 7 – 17(or senior in high school)

Cost of Program:

  • Membership to Perry County Archers for the youth participant at a minimum- see membership application for pricing

Program and Times Available:

Limited to 28 shooters per class

  • 10 yard class (Beginners)……………. 9:00am – 9:45am
  • 15 yard class (Intermediate)………10:00am – 10:45am
  • 20 yard class (Advanced/States)…11:00am – 11:45am
    • *Additional States practices will be Wednesdays starting end of January

PRE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in person, see dates below

  • Dates:
    • November 28, 2020… 11:00am – 1:00pm
    • December 6, 2020…… 11:00am – 1:00pm
    • December 12, 2020…. 11:00am – 1:00pm
  • AT REGISTRATION, participants/guardians will:
    • Select and register for class
    • Complete Membership Applications (required)
    • Complete Youth Registration Form
    • Get fitted and assigned a club bow, if needed
      • Please note: Club bows are no longer allowed to leave the archery club

Rules and Expectations

  • Instructor Expectations
    • ALWAYS practice safety
    • Show respect and kindness toward all, including yourself
    • Be prepared
    • Mind your manners (NO running, yelling, talking over others, etc.)
  • Other Rules
    • No archers allowed on shooting line unless registered for that class
    • 2021 COVID Considerations
      • Archers will shoot every other lane
      • Social distancing is required
      • Limit parents and siblings inside clubhouse
      • Masks on when not on shooting line

Facebook Feed:

Sun Nov 1st, 2020

Perry County Youth Archers

Hello All! I’m so excited to be posting this preliminary information for our 2021 program. See the picture for details.

Highlights for 2021:
– Program will run Saturdays from January 9 – March 27
– Pre Registration is REQUIRED for all (in person only, dates listed)
– A new 15 yard (intermediate) class created
– Only up to 28 participants per class will be registered

Let me know your questions. Youth Registration and Membership Forms will be posted to this page prior to the Pre-Registration dates.

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Thank you all,
Carla Orris
Perry County Archers Youth Director
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Wed Mar 18th, 2020

Perry County Youth Archers

What a great group! So happy to be their archery coach and share just a bit of knowledge and I hope lots of fun and respect for the sport! See MoreSee Less

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Wed Mar 18th, 2020

Perry County Youth Archers

Some fun glow stick shooting! So proud of everyone this year and happy to be an archery coach to a great group! See MoreSee Less

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