Fall Doe Camp Schedule

Sept. 15 - 17, 2017
Save your spot early.
VOW, P.O. Box 10, N. Ferrisburg, VT. 05473-0010

Classes may change due to circumstances beyond our control.

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Friday, September 15

8:30 to 12:00 - Registration and Check In (Bring a lunch)

Session One: 2-5 pm

* Archery (All Levels), Max -12 - Linwood Smith (All equipment supplied but you can bring Your Own)
* Becoming a Deer Hunter: What the total beginner needs to know, - Max 10 Murphy Robinson
*
Boat Fishing for Trout & Bass: Max - 3, Instructor: Cheryl Frank Sullivan, AKA "Wild Fisher Woman"
* Building a Harmonious Labyrinth, Max, 15, John Wayne Blassingame
*
Clay Target Shooting, Max 10 - Brent Allaire
* Coping With Critters While Camping (bears, coons, blackflies, ticks, etc) Max 10, Tim Jones & David Shedd
* Functional Fitness for Outdoor Activity (M) Max: 12. Instructor: Bill Atkinson
*
Know Your North Woods, Max: 12 - Barbara Schultz & Johanna Laggis
* Log Rolling, Max: 12 -
Danielle M. Rougeau
* Panning For Gold:  Max 10 Vernon Crawford
* Rifle & Muzzleloader Skills & Safety, Max 10 - Mariah Mitchell, Larry Hamel & Aaron Cochran

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Dinner & Welcome

8:00 - 9:00  PM - Firearms Cleaning Class, Open to All

8:30 PM Social Hours & Camp Fire

Saturday, September 16

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM - Early Bird Sessions:  
* Birding with Bridget Butler, AKA “Bird Diva”
Yoga
 
* Morning Run & Splash

7:15 AM – 8:15 AM - Breakfast 

Session Two: 8:30-11:30

* Advanced Shotgun Shooting, Max 10 - Brent Allaire
* Archery (All Levels), Max -12 - Linwood Smith (All equipment supplied but you can bring Your Own)
* Basic Land Mobility Skills Max: 12. Instructor: Bill Atkinson
* Birding Brousseau Mountain: Max 10, Bridget Butler, AKA “Bird Diva”
*
Boat Fishing for Trout & Bass: Max - 3, Cheryl Frank Sullivan, AKA "Wild Fisher Woman"
*
Compact Car, Canoe & kayak Camping, Max 10 - Tim Jones & David Shedd, http://easternslopes.com/ 
* Fly Fishing, Beginner/Refresher Max 8 – Karen Guile Caron
* Game of Logging, Chainsaw Class, Max: 10, John Adler, Northeast Woodland Training, Inc.
* Handgun Marksmanship & Safety,  Max- 10 - Mariah Mitchell, Larry Hamel & Aaron Cochran
*
Know Your North Woods, Max: 12 - Barbara Schultz & Johanna Laggis
* Panning For Gold -  Max: 10 Vernon Crawford
* Peaceful Paddling, SUP - Max 8, Sheli Aldridge, www.northcountrypaddle.com
* Wildlife Photography, Max 12: TBA

Noon – 1:00 PM-  Lunch

Session Three: 2-5 pm

* Archery (All Levels), Max 12- Linwood Smith  (All equipment supplied but you can bring Your Own)
* Basic Water Mobility Skills Max: 12. Instructor: Bill Atkinson
* Birding the Averill Ponds: Max 10, Bridget Butler, AKA “Bird Diva”
* Basket Weaving, Max: 10 - Johanna Laggis
* Boat Fishing for Trout & Bass: Max - 3, Instructor: Cheryl Frank Sullivan, AKA "Wild Fisher Woman"
* Clay Target Shooting, Max 10 - Brent Allaire
* Fly Fishing, Beginner/Refresher Max 8, Karen Guile Caron
* Game of Logging, Chainsaw Safety Class, Max: 10, John Adler, Northeast Woodland Training, Inc.
* Log Rolling, Max: 12 - Danielle M. Rougeau
* Rifle & Muzzleloader Skills & Safety, Max 10 - Mariah Mitchell, Larry Hamel & Aaron Cochran
*  Peaceful Paddling, Kayaking - Max 8, Sheli Aldridge, www.northcountrypaddle.com
* Solo Camping, Max 10 - Tim Jones & David Shedd, http://easternslopes.com/
* Traditional Ax Skills Every Woodswoman Should Know: Instructor: Max 8, Murphy Robinson

6:00 - Group Photo

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM - Dinner  (Moose BBQ)

7:30 - 8:30 PM

Social Hours & Camp Fire

Sunday, September 17

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM - Early Bird Sessions:
 * Birding with Bridget Butler, AKA “Bird Diva”
 Yoga

 * Morning Run & Splash

7:15 AM – 8:15 AM – Breakfast  

Session Four: 8:30-11:30 am

* Basic Dowsing Workshop, Max:15, John Wayne Blassingame
*
Basket Weaving,
Max: 10 - Johanna Laggis
*
Birding Brousseau Mountain: Max 10, Bridget Butler, AKA “Bird Diva”

* Boat Fishing for Trout & Bass: Max - 3, Instructor, Cheryl Frank Sullivan, AKA "Wild Fisher Woman"
* Bowdrill Fire Making:
Max 8, Instructor: Murphy Robinson
* Camp Fire Cooking for All Occasions, Max: 10, Zev Alexander
* Cold Exposure: How to Adapt and Overcome, Max: 12, Instructor: Bill Atkinson
* Handgun Marksmanship & Safety: Max 10 - Mariah Mitchell, Larry Hamel & Aaron Cochran
* Wildlife Photography:Max 12, TBA

12:00 Lunch

1:00 PM Raffle Prizes and Awards (Must be present to win)

2:00 Camp Ends

After camp is over, you can hang out with friends, new and old and enjoy some free time before you head home.

After Camp activities: Fishing, Kayaking, Swimming, Biking, Hiking

Check Out Time: TBA

Vermont Outdoors Woman
P.O. Box 10
North Ferrisburg, VT. 05473
1 800-425-8747  (802) 425-6211

vow@voga.org