Women and Our Woods workshop

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 08:30 to 16:00

Register today! 

Location: Pine Tree Camp, 114 Pine Tree Camp Road, Rome, ME
Cost: $30
Food: Light refreshments and lunch are included.
Lodging: Overnight lodging is available Friday at Pine Tree Camp for $15 per person. Please reserve when you register.

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Join us for an action-packed weekend at Pine Tree Camp in Rome, Maine for a full program of engaging, hands-on classes for women woodland owners and outdoor enthusiasts! We've invited dynamic women natural resource professionals to spend the day in the woods with you. Get ready for a super-fun day!

Topics:

A: Reading wood: Safely use your saw
B: Forest invasives: Protecting our forests
C: Tracking wildlife: Get to know your Maine woods neighbors
D: Reading the forest landscape: History before our eyes

Schedule:

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:30 Welcome
9:30-10:45 Session 1 – tish carr. Reading wood: Safely use your saw
10:45-11:00 Break
11:00-12:15 Session 2 – Nancy Olmstead. Forest invasives: Protecting our forests
12:15-1:00 Lunch, announcements, discussions 
1:00-2:15 Session 3 – Patty Cormier. Reading the forest landscape: History before our eyes
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-3:45 Session 4 – Amanda Shearin. Tracking wildlife: Get to know your Maine woods neighbors
3:45-4:00 Wrap-up, evaluation

Instructors:

tish carr, tish carr consulting, llc
Nancy Olmstead, Maine DACF Natural Areas Program
Amanda Shearin, Maine Division of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
Patty Cormier, Maine Forest Service

For more information, contact Amanda Mahaffey at amanda@forestguild.org or (207)432-3701.