This event is open to the public and is geared towards bowhunting enthusiasts of all ages.
Activities include: Seminars, a silent auction (where 2 bear hunts will be up for bid), a trading area where you can buy/sell or trade archery equipment, a vendors area where you can stock up on your archery supplies, photography contest, an indoor shooting range, a banquet where you will be entertained by Don Thomas the co-editor of Traditional Bowhunter Magazine, and a Black Widow Bow will be raffled off.
Speakers for the Seminars will be:
Don & Lori Thomas - outdoor photography
Hunter Watson - Georgia Hogs & Texas Javelinas
Bob Burns - high country backpacking
Joe DeBold (Missouri Dept of Conservation) - managing your local deer herd
Darren Haverstick - Sewing with Sinew: A Beginners guide to Archery Leatherwork
Admission for the entire event is $45 for adults and $20 for kids 14 and under at the door. Prices are $40 for adults and $15 for kids under 14 if purchased before January 31st. You can also just get a day pass for $5 for association members and $7 for non-members.
For more information on this event you can contact Darren Haverstick at (417) 693-5304 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also visit the website at www.unitedbowhunters.com and click on the "Events" tab for more information.