HERMANSVILLE - The seventh annual Midwinter Trappers Workshop will be held at the Community Center in Hermansville on Saturday, Feb. 4.
This is an all-day event with free admission, free trapping supplies for the youngsters, trapping and fur handling demonstrations, and fun for all.
The event is especially geared towards young people interested in learning about trapping, a spokesman said.
Doors open at 9 a.m. (Central time).
Rich Clark from North American Fur Auctions and Willow Tree Fur will be preparing raccoon, mink, muskrat, and other furs for market. He will also answer questions on properly handling additional kinds of furs.
Local trappers will be showing kids how to trap various furbearers.
Everyone is invited (both adults and kids) and lunch and refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the day.
Also Rich Clark (920) 897-3618 will be buying fur and he and Scott Burton (906) 450-4554 will be selling trapping supplies. Doors will close around 4 p.m. or 5 p.m.
For directions or more information call Mike Lewis at (906) 774-3592 or visit www.uptrappers.com.