Nature center to host Winter Camping Skills Workshop in February

Posted Dec. 14, 2012, at 5:47 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 17, 2012, at 9:28 a.m.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Location: Hidden Valley Nature Center, 131 Egypt Rd, Jefferson, Maine

For more information: David Butler; 877-632-2663; canoemaine.com

JEFFERSON, Maine — A Winter Camping Skills Workshop will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Hidden Valley Nature Center.

Learn how to enjoy all that winter has to offer while staying comfortable in the outdoors. Topics covered will include winter safety, travel, food, shelter and clothing. The workshop will be interactive and participants can expect to be outside during the entire course and active throughout the day.

Advance registration is required. Fees are $40, $30 for nature center members.