The local chapter of the Wild Turkey Federation is having an event for young people on Saturday. The Wild Turkey Federation has a youth group they call JAKES, as in a young turkey. KSST News talked with three local members of the Wild Turkey Federation, Matt Rosamond, Dale Thompson and Kyle Verner, about the event on Friday.
The purpose of the “Take Aim Event” event at Atwoods from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday is to involve children in shooting sports through archery and BB guns. For a $1 donation, hot dogs and a drink will be available but the donation is not required. DARE officer will also be present.
An opportunity for youth to sign up for JAKES and an opportunity to win a youth deer hunt will also be available.