Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW)

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) is an international program in which women age 18 and older learn outdoor skills through hands-on experiences. In North Carolina, BOW workshops are held across the state and offer a variety of outdoor skills, including fishing, hunter safety, target shooting, archery, canoeing, motorboat safety, outdoor cooking, tracking and map-and-compass.

Explore BOW events across North America at http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/bow/ .

Scholarship opportunities are available for all the BOW programs. Download the Mel Porter Scholarship Application (PDF). 

For more information or to download a registration packet, click on the subject under Details in the table below. Enrollment is limited for each event and registration is first come, first served.

Contact:  

North Carolina BOW Coordinator
BB Gillen
(919) 218-3638 or
(919) 894-3996

Event Schedule

EventDateLocationDetails
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Weekend ProgramMay 20-22, 2016

Eastern 4H Environmental Education Conference Center in Columbia NC (Tyrell County)

Registration Packet (PDF)

Program is Full.  
To be placed on a waiting list in the event
of cancellations please contact:  BB Gillen by
bb.gillen@ncwildlife.org OR by phone @ (919) 218-3638

Beyond BOW: Shooting Sports

June 11, 2016

Wake County Wildlife Club

Registration Form (PDF)

Medical Questionnaire (PDF)

Becoming an Outdoors Woman