Through June: Orvis will offer free lessons at the Orvis Company Store, Bethesda; Great Feathers, Sparks; Hunting Creek Outfitters, Frederick; and Wisp Resort, McHenry. For dates, go to

Boater safety

Through August: The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is offering two-evening boater safety courses from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 12-13, July 17-18 and Aug. 15-16. The cost is $25 per two-evening session. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. For information, call Helen Van Fleet at 410-745-4941.

Summer 3D fun shoots

Mondays: through August: The Baltimore Bowmen will hold 3D fun shoots from 4 p.m. until dusk. Open to the public. Nonmembers, $10; members, $5; under 18, free. Information and directions at

Vingt-neuf archery

Tuesdays through Sept. 3: 3-D Shoots on Tuesdays from 5 p.m. to dark at Vingt-neuf Bowmen, Maryland State Game and Fish Protective Association, 8735 Honeygo Blvd., Perry Hall. Cost is $10 for adults and $3 for students under 18. Information: Bob Woods, 410-746-3424.

Decoy exhibit

Through Nov. 3: "Crisfield Carvings — Bird Hunting on Broad Waters" will be on display daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Waterfowling Building at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at Navy Point in St. Michaels. Free with museum admission: $13 adult, $10 senior, $6 children age 6-17; CBMM members, children 5 and under free. Information: 410-745-2916 or

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