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Upcoming Member Events

January 20-22 2017 | One Spirit Retreat Center, Deadwood, SD

Winter Retreat - CANCELLED

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Winter retreat is a chance for women to get together, visit, relax and try some new adventures. The registration fee covers two nights lodging and meals at the lodge from Friday evening through Sunday breakfast. This year we have a Winter Survival Presentation, a sleigh ride, snowshoeing, and an opportunity to sew a cute table runner. You may want to extend your stay in the area and enjoy some local activities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 11, 2017 | Deerfield Lake Reservoir, Near Hill City, SD

Ice Fishing - CANCELLED

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Ice Fishing through OWSD IS a family event for members and membership is required of everyone attending. If you are not yet a member you may join upon arrival. We will have membership applications available. Adult membership is $30.00, children 14 years and under is $10.00 per year. Insurance guidelines require anyone attending OWSD events to be a paid OWSD member. Members must sign a release and waiver of liability form before participating in the event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 25, 2017

Handgun/Rifle Shooting

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The Outdoor Women of South Dakota shooting event will offer two options to our membership; The Beginner’s Handgun and advanced shooting for the experience.

Beginner Members have the opportunity to work on becoming more comfortable handling their own handgun or are considering buying their first handgun and don’t know what kind of handgun to buy. Beginners may even be thinking about carrying a handgun in your purse but need more information. Beginners will receive instruction from qualified experts, a gun rental, ammo, targets and shooting time on the range. The cost is $35.

The Advanced Shooting experience will be offered the chance to bring their own handguns and/or rifles to shoot. Instructors will be available, and we might put together a friendly shooting competition for our members at the end of our day. Targets are included in your cost. You can bring your own ammo or purchase ammo at the range. The cost is $20.

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April 2017

Annual Convention — Thunderstik Lodge, Chamberlain SD

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The Outdoor Women's Annual Convention is held every year for Members and future Members to participate in a variety of outdoor activites.The Convention workshops focus on the learning a variety of skills useful for many outdoor pursuits.

 

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May 6, 2017

Spring Turkey Hunting — Parkston SD

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Required: HUTCHINSON COUNTY PRAIRIE TURKEY TAG** Please visit the South Dakota Game Fish and Parks for further information on aquiring a turkey tag.

Please bring if you have but not needed turkey decoys, turkey calls, blinds, fold up easy chairs, hunting gear, range finder, binoculars, camo clothing, black face masks, paint face will be good too, bug spray, knife to clean turkey, bags to bag turkey meat, cooler for taking turkey home. (First-aid kit will be on site). Of course don’t forget your shotgun and ammo (6 or 4 shot) for your gun.

 

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June 2017

Campout/Dutch Oven Cooking — Lake Wagner, Phillip SD

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July 2017

Kayaking — Oakwood State Park

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August 2017

Sporting Clay Shoot — Into the Woods Sporting Clays

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September 2017

Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) — Custer, SD

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Becoming an Outdoor Woman of South Dakota is a Game, Fish & Parks yearly educational program that offers hands-on workshops to women of all ages. No outdoor experience is necessary and all fitness levels are welcome. We encourage a supportive environment conducive to learning, making friends, and having fun.

BOW is a national education program that strives to make women more comfortable in and more aware of the outdoor world around them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2017

Hiking — Spearfish, SD

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Upcoming Events

Handgun / Rifle Shooting
March 25 2017

The Outdoor Women of South Dakota shooting event will offer two options to our membership; The Beginner’s Handgun and Advanced Shooting for the experience.

Beginner Members have the opportunity to work on becoming more comfortable handling their own handgun or are considering buying their first handgun and don’t know what kind of handgun to buy. Beginners may even be thinking about carrying a handgun in your purse but need more information. Beginners will receive instruction from qualified experts, a gun rental, ammo, targets and shooting time on the range. The cost is $35.

The Advanced Shooting experience will be offered the chance to bring their own handguns and/or rifles to shoot. Instructors will be available, and we might put together a friendly shooting competition for our members at the end of our day. Targets are included in your cost. You can bring your own ammo or purchase ammo at the range. The cost is $20.

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