CONCORD, NH – Women interested in learning more about firearms can sign up for a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop called “Introduction to Rifle and Shotgun.” The course will take place on July 11, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness. Cost for the workshop is $55, which includes equipment and lunch. The course will be held, rain or shine.
The one-day course covers the basics about rifles and shotguns, including action types, safe handling, correct ammunition, proper maintenance and storage. Participants will also get a hands-on shooting opportunity.
To register, go to nhbow.com and download a print-and-mail application. Registrations are accepted by mail only; no walk-ins.