Outdoor / Nature

YOUTH

Archery Program 

Have you ever wanted to have your kids learn how to shoot a bow and arrow. Well, now you can the Quincy Park District, MVHFA, and Gamemasters have put together an archery program for beginners. Where your child can learn how to shoot a bow and arrow. This will be a very hands on class where your kids will spend most of there time practicing archery. There are more sessions to come this Summer and Fall.

This program will be for ages 7 to 12 years old. We will be having one session at 4pm to 5pm and another from 5:15pm to 6:15pm. This program will be a four week program meeting once a week. It will cost 25 dollars a session. This program will take place at Bob Bangert Park at the Shelter House.

 

Summer Adventures (SUMMER)

The Quincy Park District’s Summer Adventures program is an seven week program and sign-up for the week you are wanting to participate. This program is open to area children and is held at one location each week. Online Registration is required.   AGES: 5-12
(Monday through Friday): 8am-12pm

Upper Moorman Park=June 6th-June 10th

South Park= June 13th- June 17th

Bob Mays= June 20th- June 24th

Upper Moorman Park= June 27th- July 1st

South Park= July 5th- July 8th (four day week)

Bob Mays= July 11th- July 15th

Upper Moorman Park= July 18th- July 22nd

Nature Program

The Quincy Park District and Mississippi Valley Hunters and Fishers Association are putting on a  Nature Program that is a free program for everyone. People are able to learn about different kinds of species in the area as well as the different kinds of plants in a wet land. There will also be certain days within the program where you could be learning about archery and how to shoot a bow.

Bob Bangert Park 

Spring Classes- April 23rd, April 30th, May 7th, & 14th

Summer Classes- June 6th- July 20th Monday & Wednesday( No Class July 4th)

Fall Classes- September 10th, 17th, 24th, & October 1st

Class Times:

  • 9am to 10am
  • 10:15am- 11:15am 

Nature Walks Expeditions

These Nature Walks will be planned walks throughout some of our beautiful parks and trails throughout the year. You will see lots of different kinds of plants and animals throughout the walks. This is a time for you to walk and enjoy natures beauty.

March 19th- Gardner Park- 9am

June 4th- Gardner Park- 9am

September 10th- Gardner Park- 9am

November 5th- Gardner Park- 9am