REI, 1703 S. Brentwood Blvd., St. Louis 63144
This workshop teaches girls the skills to enjoy the great outdoors. Participants will learn the basics of backpacking, including proper equipment, clothing, food and conditioning, as well as how to pack, adjust and put on a backpack, put up a tent, use a camp stove and how to use a compass. This workshop will include a short hike with the backpacks at Castlewood State Park, 1401 Kiefer Creek Rd., Ballwin, MO 63021. Adults wishing to participate will also need to pay the registration fee.
$8 per girl; $6 per adult
Deadline: Feb. 10
Contact: Lucretia Penn, 314.592.2337, firstname.lastname@example.org