The Earthworks Institute, a Rochester-based non-profit who use hands-on techniques and workshops to reconnect people with the environment, is holding an Intro to Bow Making workshop Saturday, July 12. The day-long, outdoor event gives participants the opportunity to craft their own wooden bow using traditional techniques. The workshop is also a chance for attendees to learn various survival techniques, both for the wilderness and their daily lives, through the use of patience, self-reliance, a positive attitude, and perseverance.
The Intro to Bow Making will take place Saturday, July 12, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is based on a sliding scale of $30-$40 or skills trade. To register, call 585-704-8424. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org