Read “Station 11” and want to learn more in-depth backpacking and survival skills? Come check out Lake McMurtry Friend's overnight backpacking clinic taught by local experts. Learn how to safely camp overnight, build fires, purify water, practice "leave no trace" techniques, and more. The initial meeting date is Oct. 7 at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $50 if participants bring their own gear or $90 to rent equipment. Register at lakemcmurtry.org or call 405-880-2463.
This event is offered in partnership with "NEA Big Read: Stillwater," the Stillwater Public Library's tenth community-wide reading series. The series takes place Oct. 2-Nov. 11. Learn more at http://library.stillwater.org/nea_big_read_stillwater.php. NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.