Women-Only Event Planned for June

Women with an interest in learning a variety of outdoor skills may want to save the dates of June 1-3, 2012 and register for the Becoming An Outdoorswoman (BOW) workshop to be held at the Chimney Corners YMCA Camp in Becket, Mass.

whitetail deer hunting practiceThis weekend experience is designed for adult women, who choose from variety of workshop offerings geared towards the beginner. Over 20 activities will be offered including fishing, shooting sports, paddling sports, map & compass reading, tracking and animal signs, archery, nature photography, outdoor cooking, and identifying edible plants will be offered. The BOW weekend makes a terrific gift for Mother’s Day or birthday, a fun womens weekend get-away or a special family bonding experience. Scholarships are available.

Registration materials will be posted in the next week at: http://www.mass.gov/dfwele/dfw/education/bow/bow_calendar.htm To receive the complete registration packet by email (when final), join the BOW email list by sending an ema il to: join-BOW-Massachusetts@listserv.state.ma.us.