Tina Davenport: (603) 271-3212
Jane Vachon: (603) 271-3211
January 10, 2011
|Snowshoeing and tracking at Winter BOW. MEDIA, for print-quality photo (large file), click on image above.|
Register Now for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop (February 19, 2011)
CONCORD, N.H. -- Registration is now open for the 2011 Winter Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop, a one-day program for women to learn outdoor skills for winter activities. The Winter BOW workshop will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2011 (snow date Sunday, February 20, 2011), at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness, N.H. The workshop costs $55, which includes a box lunch and most equipment. Participants must be at least 18 years old. BOW is co-sponsored by N.H. Fish and Game and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation.
Winter BOW participants choose a single activity to explore during the workshop. They can learn how to ice-fish, gain winter outdoor survival skills, try snowshoeing and tracking, snowmobiling or ’Shoe and Shoot (combines snowshoeing and woodland target shooting).
To register, download the registration forms and workshop brochure at www.nhbow.com, or email Lisa.M.Collins@wildlife.nh.gov or call 603-271-3212. Sign up soon, because BOW workshops fill up fast.
The New Hampshire Wildlife Federation is a nonprofit group that advocates for the promotion and protection of hunting, fishing and trapping, as well as the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat. Visit www.nhwf.org.
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is the guardian of the state’s fish, wildlife and marine resources and their habitats. Visit www.wildnh.com.
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NOTE TO MEDIA: Hi-resolution photos from previous winter Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshops are available at www.wildnh.com/Outdoor_Recreation/bow.htm.
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Are you a woman who wants to get outside and have fun this winter? The “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” winter workshop on Saturday, February 19, in Holderness is a chance to learn about ice fishing, snowshoeing, survival skills and more. It's a fun time! Register at www.nhbow.com or call 603-271-3212 for an application. Co-sponsored by New Hampshire Fish and Game and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation. Get the skills you need to enjoy the outdoor life!
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