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Sports/Outdoor :: Education also Sports/Outdoor :: Education
B.O.W. Workshop-Map & Compass
1:00 PM
Lewis and Clark Library
Saturday, October 7 from 1-5 PM. Large Community Room at the Library. Seats are limited and registration is required. Go to https://lclibrary.libcal.com/event/10901962 to sign up. Learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way.

In this class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to navigate to new locations by following a bearing and pinpoint your location through triangulation. You'll also learn how plan routes using a topographic map. This is a hands-on class with some lecture components. We will have maps and compasses for you to borrow to use during class. Some outdoor exercises are involved so dress accordingly. The BOW program is for women 18 .

Fish, Wildlife & Parks' Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) introduces women 18 years and older to different outdoor skills such as fishing, hunting, shooting, archery, orienteering, camp cooking, kayaking, and much more. BOW provides participants with information, encouragement, and hands-on instruction. 
Age Group: Adults
Venue: Lewis and Clark Library
Address: 120 South Last Chance Gulch Helena, MT 59601
Phone: 406.447.1690

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