Balboa Rube Powell Archery Range Work Party Sunday, 23 Feb 2020

Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range Work Party

Sunday, Feb 23rd, 2020
8:00 a.m. – noon

General clean up, weed whacking, raking, sweeping, painting, trash pick-up & more!

Hello Archers of San Diego!
Please join us for a work party this Sunday, February 23 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. We’ll conduct a little Spring Cleaning to dress up our Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range.
Start time: 8:00 (or as early as you can make it)
    • Supplies & tools (If you have them, we appreciate it when you can bring your own tools!)
    • Weed Whacker and String
    • Leaf Blower (or whatever tool makes grooming the lanes easier for you)
    • Tree Loppers / Pruning Shears / Tree Saw
    • Safety Glasses / Face Shield
    • Gloves / Long Pants, Long Sleeves and Boots recommended
    • Paint brushes / Paint Rollers
    • We have a pitchfork, a few rakes & shovels (or bring your favorite!)
Tasks:
  • Clear all shooting lanes and areas around targets. This will make locating arrows easier and speed up the shoot.
  • Repair/replace bales on the practice range and course targets as needed. (Please do not lift any bales alone. Most of them may be extra heavy due to the recent rain).
  • Consolidate
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SDA Member Awards Banquet 13 January 2020

Tell us what you think!!    Did we hit the target?

The 2019 Club Championship Awards were presented at the Annual San Diego Archers Holiday Banquet & Awards Celebration held on Monday, 13 January at the Edgewater Grill in Seaport Village.  Awards presented are posted HERE

If you attended the banquet, we’d like to know what you think so we can make next year’s banquet even better!  Click HERE to take a quick 6-question anonymous survey.  Thank you in advance for helping make San Diego Archers great!Read more »

Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range Work Party 7 & 8 Sep 2019

Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range Work Party

Saturday, Sep 7th, 7:00 a.m. – noon+

and

Sunday, Sep 8th, 7:00 a.m. – noon+

Hello Fellow Archers!!!

If you haven’t checked out the new Morley Field layout, grab your bow, stop by and give the new carpet bales a try!!  Thank you so much to the volunteers who took down old targets and set up the new field in ONE DAY! WOW!

Next is the Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range!  This will be more challenging, since targets have to be moved throughout the entire walking course and practice area.  Again, most of our Exclesior (shredded Aspen wood fiber) bales will be replaced with ArroLast Carpet Bales!  This is an enormous project and a great opportunity for new volunteers to lend a hand.  The two work parties this weekend will be held at the Rube Powell Archery Range, starting on Saturday at 7am and Sunday, 7am.

PLEASE BE PATIENT WHILE THE RENOVATIONS ARE UNDERWAY!!  We are all volunteers, doing all of this renovation on donated time. Besides this weekend, if a group of two or more enthusiastic volunteers happen to be at the range at the same time, they … Read more »