The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is partnering with Vermont Outdoors Woman (VOW) to offer a free women’s hunter education field day at Jackson’s Lodge in Canaan, VT on September 27.
The Greene County Department of Recreation will offer a free three-week introductory sporting clays class for women. “Women’s Intro to Sporting Clays” will be held at 5:30 p.m. every Thursday from Sept. 5 to 19 at Hunting Hills in Dilliner, PA.
Sponsored by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, this Becoming an Outdoors-Woman “Beyond BOW” event is designed for women with previous hiking or backpacking skills, or those that are in good physical condition.
Smith & Wesson, a U.S.-based leader in firearm design and manufacturing, has signed on as a bronze sponsor for the Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt. Smith & Wesson professional shooting team captain Julie Golob will attend the hunt as a special guest. The hunt will take place October 3 to October 6, 2013, at The Ranch at Ucross outside Buffalo, Wyoming, and will be hosted by the Wyoming Women’s Foundation.
Women interested in getting in some hands-on practice before the October pheasant season opener may want to check out a special offering from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). On Saturday, Sept. 7, the DNR’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program will hold a one-day “Beyond BOW” pheasant-hunting workshop just for women.
The North West Illinois Turkey Chapter of the NWTF will be holding a special event to teach youth how to shoot a bow and arrow on July 27 and 28, 2013. Located at the Cabela’s in Hoffman Estates, Ill., the event will kick off at 1:00pm both days and all gear will be provided.
Registration for the Nebraska Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop is now open. The event will take place Oct. 4-6 at the 4-H camp in the Bessey Division of the Nebraska National Forest, and is designed to encourage women to learn about ways to participate in outdoor activities.