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Weekend Archery Classes Coming to Bowdoin Park in 2020

Published: 12/27/2019

For More Information Contact:

Steve Olsen, Director of Parks

(845) 298-4600

Poughkeepsie… The Dutchess County Parks Division’s weekend archery sessions return to Bowdoin Park starting January 11, 2020. The program consists of five classes, held on Saturdays, with various time slots to accommodate more students. The sessions, each an hour long, are designed for children ages 8 and up, and adults with any level of archery experience. Equipment is provided, but space is limited. Registration is required and is available online.

The first session will cover basic archery safety and skills for new participants. Most of the sessions will be spent practicing with the bows, allowing participants to learn through experience. The cost for the program is $60 per person and includes all five classes and equipment. Sessions will be held in the Community Center auditorium at Bowdoin Park.

Archery Session Dates:

  • Saturday, January 11th

  • Saturday, January 25th

  • Saturday, February 8th

  • Saturday, February 22nd

  • Saturday, March 7th

Time Slots for All Sessions:

  • 10:00-11:00 a.m.

  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

  • 2:00-3:00 p.m.

  • 3:30-4:30 p.m.

  • 5:00-6:00 p.m.

For more information or to register, visit, call (845) 298-4602 or download the program flyer and registration form. Bowdoin Park is located at 85 Sheafe Road in the Town of Poughkeepsie.

To learn more about the many programs available at Bowdoin Park as well as other Dutchess County Parks, visit the Dutchess County Parks Division online or call (845) 298-4600.