Clays for Kids

Register for Mill Cove’s Inaugural Clays for Kids event!

Press Release – September 18, 2018

Individual men and women and four-person teams are invited to participate in the first Mill Cove Clays for Kids on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Thunder Ridge Sporting Clays at 619 Leon Brown Road in Middlebury Center, PA 16935.

Shooters are encouraged to register online at by Tuesday, Sept. 25 to guarantee an event T-shirt in the size they order and the ammunition they select, either 12- or 20-gauge.

The entry fee for individuals, both men and women, participating in Clays for Kids is $130 per person and for a team of four is $500. Lunch only is $20 per person for those not participating in Clays for Kids but attending the event.

The entry fee includes: a fun day of marksman competitions, four boxes of ammunition either 12- or 20-gauge per shooter, 100 target rounds per shooter, golf cart use, a pork barbecue lunch and an event T-shirt. Registrants are responsible for bringing their own gun and eye and ear protection. Awards will be presented to the top male, female and team shooters. There will also be gun raffles.

Registration will be at 7:30 a.m. on Oct. 13 for the 8:30 a.m. morning shoot. Registration will be at 11:30 a.m. for the afternoon shoot. At noon will be the pork barbecue lunch, gun raffles, the presentation of awards for the morning shoot and information about Mill Cove and Asa’s Place. At 1 p.m. the afternoon shoot will begin with awards to be presented at 4 p.m.

Register and pay online at Or, to register, mail information to 54 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA 16933 and include a check made payable to Mill Cove, Inc. Registration information for an individual includes: the individual shooter’s name, his/her shirt size (S, M, L, XL, 2XL or 3XL), type of ammunition (12- or 20-gauge) and his/her phone number. Registration for a four-person team includes: the name of each team member and each team member’s shirt size (S, M, L, XL, 2XL or 3XL) and type of ammunition (12- or 20-gauge) and the name of and phone number for the team’s contact person.

Proceeds will benefit the outdoor Mill Cove Environmental Education Center where children learn about nature up close and personal and Asa’s Place, a nonprofit care facility being developed in the Wellsboro area for Tioga County infants born dependent on opioids to get the special care they need for the healthiest start in life. Asa’s Place will also be the home of a new advocacy program for these infants. The Asa’s Place programs will be operational in 2019.

Volunteers, including members of the Mill Cove Environmental Area and Education Center Board of Directors, are organizing this event. For more information, contact Co-chairs Mark Hamilton at 570-772-1299, Crystal Smith at 917-435-2319 or email

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