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Cabela's Ladies' Day Out

8650 Boomtown Road, Reno, Nev. (I-80, Exit 4)
Saturday, October 6, 2012
10am to 3pm

So long heels and hemlines, we’re talking handguns and camp cooking

Cabela’s Ladies’ Day Out Set for October 6

WHAT:  Cabela’s  Ladies’ Day Out Day-long event presenting free hands-on seminars, product experts, giveaways, shopping discounts, sweepstakes, and samples. The first 100 women at each retail store will receive a free, commemorative gift-bag full of goodies.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6, 2012  -  10:00am to 3:00pm WHERE:  8650 Boomtown Road, Reno (I-80 Exit 4)

WHY:  The Cabela’s Ladies’ Day Out event is about encouraging women to try new outdoor activities in a fun environment that makes them feel comfortable and at ease.

DETAILS:    Classes are all free, most are taught by women, and vary by location. The complete list is below:

10am, Handguns and Heels, An Introduction to Personal Firearms – Vicki Kawelmacher

10am, Camp Cooking Made Easy - Bob Bennett 11am, Fishing 101 – Rick Johnson          

Noon, Home Defense and Shotguns for Personal Protection – Vicki Kawelmacher

1pm, Setting Up Camp – Bob Bennett          

1:30pm, Clothing & Footwear Options for Outdoor Fun, Tammy Finley/John Williams          

2pm, How to Carry Concealed Discreetly – Vicki Kawelmacher 

Firearms classes are in conference room 1 past the Big Horn Grill. The clothing and footwear seminar will be at Conservation Mountain at the back of the store while fishing will take place near the reel bar in fishing and the cooking and camping seminars will be in camping.

Interest in the outdoors is growing. More than five million women participate in shooting sports, an increase of 46.5 percent since 2001, according to the National Shooting Sports Association.

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