Registration open for women’s outdoor event

PATOKA RESERVOIR — Women are invited to participate in an event to learn outdoor skills in a relaxed environment Friday through Sunday, April 26 to 28.

This event will start at the Patoka Lake Nature Center and include overnight camping for the duration of the weekend. Women ages 16 and older can participate in activities including in-depth archery lessons, kayaking, Dutch-oven cooking, survival, wild edibles and medicine, wilderness first aid, basic fishing, firearms safety, trap shooting, rifle, boat operations, self-defense, wildlife tracking, beginner birding and more.

Meals will be provided on Saturday and Sunday. Camping will take place in the modern electric campgrounds.

Preregistration is required by April 10. There is a registration fee of $65 per participant.

For more information or to register, call the Patoka Lake Nature Center at 812-685-2447. This event is being sponsored by the Dubois County Shooting Sports Instructor Council.

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