CONCORD — Women who want to learn about firearms can sign up for a special Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman “Firearms from A to Z” workshop taking place on Saturday, July 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness.
The workshop fee of $55 includes program materials, use of equipment and lunch. Participants must be 18 years of age or older.
This one-day workshop gives women a chance to become familiar with all firearm action types, using the correct ammunition, proper maintenance, safe handling and storage. The session includes a live shooting opportunity at the range.
To sign up for BOW “Firearms from A to Z,” visit nhbow.com and download the workshop brochure and mail-in registration form. To request a registration form, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 6271-3212.
Registration forms will be accepted by regular mail only. BOW workshops fill up fast, so sign up soon if you are interested. The class will be limited to 20 participants.
Beyond BOW courses expand the offerings of traditional Becoming an Outdoors-Woman fall and winter workshops. These in-depth courses are designed to help women gain the skills to be able to participate in outdoor activities on their own.
N.H. Becoming an Outdoors-Woman programs are co-sponsored by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department (wildnh.com) and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation (nhwf.org).