Tina Davenport: (603) 271-3212
Lisa Collins: (603) 271-3212
Jane Vachon: (603) 271-3211
June 7, 2010
|BOW muzzleloader class participants take aim. Media: Click here for selection of hi res photos.|
Registration Open for Fall N.H. “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” Workshop
CONCORD, N.H. – Women who want to learn outdoor skills can sign up now for New Hampshire’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) fall weekend workshop, which takes place on September 10-12, 2010, at Rockywold/Deephaven Camps on Squam Lake in Holderness, N.H. Participants select four sessions from an offering of more than 30 outdoor skills courses, including archery, fishing and fly-fishing, hunting, bowhunting, field dressing big and small game, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, muzzleloader, rifle, shotgun, nature photography, outdoor survival, campfire cooking, mountain biking, navigation with map and compass, and more.
To register, visit www.nhbow.com and download the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman fall workshop brochure and mail-in registration form, or call 603-271-3212 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application.
Applications are accepted on a first-come, first served basis, by mail or in person at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, in Concord, N.H. Classes fill up fast, so sign up soon if you are interested. Participants must be 18 years or older.
The workshop fee of $330 includes lodging for the weekend, plus meals, instruction and equipment use. Some scholarships are available; download a scholarship application form at www.nhbow.com, or call 603-271-3212 for information.
"Our participants have a great time learning in the company of other women," said B.O.W. Program Assistant Tina Davenport of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. "They are truly motivated when they see that outdoor skills can add such an exciting new dimension to their lives."
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