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WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE     Print Version
NEWS RELEASE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091


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June 20, 2014
Contact: Ronni McGlenn, (425) 455-1986
Laura Till, (360) 902-2352

WOW's outdoor workshop teaches
women and girls outdoor skills

OLYMPIA - Registration is now open for Washington Outdoor Women's (WOW) annual fall workshop, dedicated to bringing together women and girls (aged 9-12) for a weekend of fishing, hunting and outdoor-skills education.

Volunteer instructors for the workshop include four biologists from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW), who will teach outdoor skills ranging from wildlife identification and freshwater fishing to map and compass reading.

This year's workshop is scheduled Sept.12-14 at Camp Waskowitz in North Bend, Wash. For information about registration, see WOW's website at www.washingtonoutdoorwomen.org or call Director Ronni McGlenn at (425) 455-1986.

Washington Outdoor Women is a non-profit program dedicated to teaching women and girls outdoor skills and natural resource stewardship. The organization is an educational outreach program of the Washington Wildlife Federation.