Thruway Sporting Goods is proud to announce their first annual Great Outdoors Sports Expo being held at the James Olley Community Park on Saturday May 21st from 10:00AM - 5:00PM.
The event will have an emphasis on a variety of outdoor activities and sports. Experts and enthusiasts will be on hand to offer instruction and demonstrations on kayaking, camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, disc golf, yoga, and much more.
Educational programs will include; Ravensbeard Wildlife Center with a birds of prey exhibit, a hunting dog demonstration, a bird watching walk, wilderness survival skills, fishing instruction, kayak safety instruction by ACA certified instructor, and more.
Numerous hands on activities will be on-going throughout the day. They include kayak demonstrations on the water - try kayaks from various manufacturers, campfire and outback cooking, youth and adult archery, BB Gun target shooting, a DEC youth fishing clinic, map and compass instruction on a 1.1 mile nature trail, children's games, and much more.
There will be a selection of food for purchase and bathroom facilities are available at the park. Thruway Sporting Goods will be offering discounts and savings on a great selection of outdoor gear and equipment. This is a rain or shine event. Check our website at www.thruwaysports.com and find us on Facebook for up-to-date information.