December 15, 2017
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Serious Skills for Boys and Girls

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Emily Curtis helps build a trail.

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust is pleased to offer a series of free outdoor skills programs to young people ages 11-16 on Thursday mornings through-out the summer.

Students will learn:

Wood Construction Skills (Students will build a parade float!)

Archery Basics

Introductory Canoeing

Map and Compass Skills

Fire Making

Wild Food Identification

Fly Casting

Emergency Shelter Building

In addition to sturdy clothing and shoes, participants should bring a drink, snack, sunblock, and insect spray. If possible,students should bring their own tools and equipment. However,no tools or equipment are required to participate.

For more information contact the Downeast Lakes Land Trust by calling 207-796-2100 or by emailing trucosky@downeastlakes.org. Prior booking for these programs is not required, but it is appreciated.