Annual Workshops 

Several Becoming an Outdoors Woman workshops are held in Maine each year.  The signature event is the Introductory Skills Weekend in September.  The Winter Skills Weekend is held each February and a series of Beyond BOW workshops are scheduled throughout the year.  These workshops are all designed to provide opportunity for women to gain or improve skills in hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation.

Introductory Skills Weekend
September 12-14, 2014

Camp Caribou - Winslow, ME

Registration materials for the Introductory Skills Weekend will be made available summer 2014

Learn more about the Intro Skills Weekend!


Winter Skills Weekend

February 21-23, 2014 
Bryant Pond 4-H Camp & Learning Center


Defeat cabin fever with this three-day workshop held at Bryant Pond 4-H Camp and Learning Center offered in February.  Participants complete three sessions during their stay choosing from topics that include winter survival, snowshoeing, ice fishing, archery, fly tying, cooking wild game, firearms use, primitive skills and more.
Cost to attend is $225 with on-site lodging and $145 for commuters.  Registration includes meals, equipment and instruction.



BOW Mini Workshops

A series of one-day mini workshops are scheduled in various locations throughout Maine and offer participants and introductory experience in two topics of their choice.  


May 18, 2014 9am-4pm

Spring Mini at Bryant Pond 4-H Camp & Learning Center