Tuesday, June 14, 2016

DNR’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program offers mother-daughter workshop in Marquette County

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program is offering a Beyond BOW Mother/Daughter workshop in the city of Marquette.

Scheduled for Saturday, July 30, at the campground at Tourist Park, this program is for mothers and their daughters (between the ages of 10-17) who would like to learn some kayaking, backpacking and hiking skills.
The workshop starts at 9:15 a.m. and will conclude at 2:45 p.m. Lunch will be provided as well as all equipment. Each class will be approximately two hours long and will be held round-robin-style.
The cost for this workshop is $20 for each mother/daughter group and it is limited to 10 groups. Deadline for registration is July 22nd.
Class information and registration materials are available online at www.michigan.gov/bow and registration can be paid online at www.michigan.gov/estore.
For more information, contact Sharon Pitz at 906-228-6561 or email her at pitzs@michigan.gov.a