Winnebago County: NWTF "Women in the Outdoors" Event and Habitat Field Day

  • 05/19/2012
  • 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tortenson Family Conservation Education Center
The National Wild Turkey Federation will host this two simultaneous all-day events - one event for women in the outdoors and one event for land managers - ideal for couples to attend.

The Women in the Outdoors event includes expert instruction in eleven activities:
• archery
• shot gun / air rifle
• soap making
• jewelry making
• backyard habitat
• feather painting
• basic handgun
• self defense
• pressed flowers
• quilting

• container gardening
The $50 registration fee includes your choice of four activities with equipment usage, light breakfast, lunch and beverages, Women in the Outdoors membership, subscription to Turkey Country magazine, door prizes, raffles, and winetasting.

For more information on this event, contact Marcia Polhamus at or 815-222-5010.

The Habitat Field Day for land managers includes expert instruction in these areas:
• forest management
• food plots
• native warm season grass management
• wetlands
• several other topics

The $10 registration fee includes lunch.  Attendees should dress for mild field hiking.

For more information and to register for this event, contact Kent Adams at or 217-690-4950.

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