Still time to sign up for Tallahassee outdoors-woman workshop
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Media contact: Tony Young, 850-488-7867
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Commission has openings available for its Becoming an
Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop near Tallahassee for women who want
to spend a weekend learning a variety of outdoor activities.
The three-day workshop takes place Oct. 8-10 at
Camp Wallwood on the Gadsden County side of Lake Talquin. The
program begins Friday at 10 a.m. and ends Sunday with lunch.
Although designed with women in mind, the workshop
is open to everyone 18 and older who wants to improve their outdoor
skills and enjoy a few recreational activities. During four,
three-and-one-half-hour sessions, the workshop teaches skills
associated with fishing, hunting and other forms of outdoor
recreation, at all levels of physical activity.
The BOW Program offers a fun and supportive
atmosphere for participants wishing to try new things and enjoy the
camaraderie of others who want to learn about Florida's great
The cost for the program is $175, and there are a
few discounted slots available for low-income participants, single
parents and college students.
For more information on the BOW workshop and how to
register, visit MyFWC.com/BOW or call 850-413-0085.