The Washington Outdoor Women (WOW) is hosting a Women and Girls Weekend Workshop to learn the basics of fishing, hunting and other outdoor skills is Sept. 12-14 at Camp Waskowitz in North Bend.
This new workshop coordinated by WOW, a non-profit program dedicated to teaching women outdoor skills and natural resource stewardship, targets getting women and girls age 9 to 12 for a weekend of outdoor fun.
More than 16 different classes will be offered throughout the weekend, including archery, basic freshwater fishing, fly fishing and fly tying, camping, cording, hunting and tracking, Dutch oven cooking, map and compass, wilderness first aid, survival skills, outdoor photography, raising a backyard garden and chickens and more.
Cost is $375 for one adult and a young girl includes the weekend’s instruction, lodging, meals and use of all necessary equipment. Partial Scholarships available from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Registration deadline is Sept. 5 or sooner if event workshops fill up.
To learn more about the workshop and to download the registration form, visit http://www.washingtonoutdoorwomen.org or call Ronni McGlenn at 425-455-1986.