UTICA — Starved Rock Lodge and Conference Center will host its annual outdoor women’s workshop May 17-19.
This three-day workshop allows participants to abandon their regular to do lists and engage in a variety of outdoor experiences. The workshop cost per person is $255 and does not include lodging.
Participants will have a choice of sessions which include archery, basic fishing, wildflower floral arranging, backpacking, garden mosaics, geology of Starved Rock State Park, basic horsemanship, native tools and plants, photography, outdoor cooking, principles of fire making, medicinal plants, women with power tools, edible plants, basket weaving and electricity. Workshops are led by experts in each area of interest. In addition to the workshops, six meals, nightly activities (a ziplining adventure) and transportation to all workshops are included. Advance registration is required. A limited number of rooms are available at the Lodge and can be reserved by calling 800-868-7625. For more information and workshop registration materials, contact the activities department at 815-220-7386.