MANSFIELD — Pistol manufacturer Glock and Georgia Department of Natural Resources staff will conduct a women’s handgun class as part of the Beyond Becoming an Outdoors Woman series June 27-28 at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center in Mansfield.
This workshop will cover firearm safety, firearm basics, ammunition, shooting sequence, hunter-development education and cleaning handguns. No prior handgun or firearms experience needed.
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman, or BOW, is an educational program offering hands-on workshops to women of all ages and physical-ability levels.
The workshop has limited spaces available. Participants can choose to utilize the lodging, program and meals available for a total cost of $150 or register only for the program and meals for $124.
The Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center is near Mansfield, less than an hour southeast of Atlanta off Interstate 20. Participants can to bring their own tents and gear or lodge at Charlie Elliott’s conference center, part of a complex including a wildlife-management and public-fishing area.
For more information, including registration details and a complete listing of classes offered, go to www.georgiawildlife.com/BOW or call 770-784-3059.