The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites women to get hands-on outdoor skills training at its Discover Nature Women Summer Workshop, June 4-6, at the Windermere Conference Center in Roach, Missouri. The registration deadline is May 14.
The workshop provides a safe and friendly environment where women experience hands-on outdoor skills training at the beginner level, taught by a team of longtime professionals. Courses include archery, basic hunting, canoeing, Dutch oven/outdoor cooking, an introduction to firearms, camping, fishing fundamentals, fly tying, map/compass/GPS reading and shotgun shooting.
The special weekend is targeted to women 18 years and older, along with young women age 14-17 when accompanied by a woman 18 years or older.
The workshop is free, but a $20 deposit is required at the time of registration.
The deposit will be refunded at check in.
There is no deposit fee for young women aged 14--17 when registered with an adult.
Participants are responsible for making room and meal reservations directly with Windermere by calling 573-346-5200 or 800-346-2215, or online at www.windermereusa.org.