Events For August 9th, 2012Aug 9
Intro to Canoeing
August 9th, 2012 - 5:30pm
Join FRC Director Jim Toner in this class/clinic that will provide hands-on instruction on the fundamentals of paddling a canoe. Participants will learn basic paddling strokes including the forward paddle, J-stroke, draw, sweep, and pry to appropriately maneuver a canoe; learn how to "read" a river; re-enter a capsized or swamped boat; identify safety concerns, and more. Canoes, paddles & PFD's provided. Space is limited to 12. Meet at the FRC @ 5:15PM. Minimum age of 13 or if under 13, allowed with preapproval and adult supervision. Wilson Lake. Open to the public.
August 9th, 2012 - 4:45pm
Embark on a high-tech treasure hunt around Farmington to find Geo-Caches. Use a GPS tracker to locate hidden treasures and beat the clock before other teams do it first. UMF Fitness & Recreation Center. Open to the public.