Winter camping lessons to be taught at ‘Silence of Winter’s Night’

Learn about winter camping during “Silence of a Winter’s Night” at Salamonie Lake on Jan.13.

The program runs from 3 p.m. until dark. Camping is encouraged but not required.

If the weather is too cold, the interpretive center will be open and heated for sleeping.

The event will begin with participants setting up camp. A campfire meal will be offered.

At 4:30 p.m., participants will learn about winter camping from camping enthusiasts John and Boo Salb. An owl prowl will take place in the evening.

A breakfast will be served the next morning.

Donations will be accepted.

Advance registration is required and there is a fee per person.

This event is a fund-raiser for the Friends of the Upper Wabash Interpretive Services to support future events.

For more information and to register, call 468-2127.

Upper Wabash Interpretive Services (dnr.IN.gov /uwis) is at 3691 S. New Holland Rd., Andrews.