DNR holding women’s outdoor workshop
SPRINGFIELD (AP) - Registration will soon open for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources workshop Becoming an Outdoors Woman at the Lorado Taft Field Campus near Oregon in northern Illinois.
The department says registration begins March 15 for new participants and April 5 for returning participants. The workshop offers instruction in archery, canoeing, outdoor cooking, fishing and firearm safety. The department says the workshop is not competitive. It runs from June 11 to 13.
The workshop costs $195 per person. That includes four classes, meals, lodging, equipment use and transportation during the event. Registration packets are available online.