|Orienteering workshop of ages 16 and older offered on May 1|
Learn the basic skills of using a topographic map and compass in this beginner's workshop for ages 16 and older and children accompanied by a parent or guardian. This beginner's workshop will introduce participants to orienteering, a fun way of learning the basic skills for using a topographic map and a magnetic compass. The program includes a practice orienteering hike in the park. Workbook and the loan of a compass are provided. Participants should bring a sack lunch. Beverages will be provided. Remember to dress for the weather. Perform a catalog search for the keywords "map & compass" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
The cost for this three-hour workshop is $15 per person for Johnson County residents or $17 for nonresidents. Preregistration is required.
The JCPRD's Activities catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com.