The Outdoor Explorers Mentoring Program fosters life-long engagement with nature, stewardship and community through place-based educational outdoor adventures, recreation and service-learning projects to children and their adult mentors in Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Helena! The partnering agencies will host a variety of events and activities throughout the year, beginning with the kick-off event at Spring Meadow Lake on Saturday, September 8. The “Bigs and Littles” will enjoy a day of kayaking, fishing, hiking and nature crafts at Spring Meadow Lake!
You are invited to join us at this kick-off event – and make this an even more exciting event for these children by letting them shine in their community!! Note: we will have waivers for all of the children who can be photographed and/or videoed.
WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
WHERE: Spring Meadow Lake, Helena MT
PURPOSE: To provide you with an opportunity to capture the excitement of the kick-off event for this program, that will help connect underserved youth in the Helena community.
CONTACT: Kathy Bushnell, Helena National Forest, 495-3747