MnUSA Region 9 will host a fall workshop Oct. 27-29 at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail.

There will be an evening reception Friday prior to the snowmobile instruction certification course beginning at 6:30 p.m. To sign up for the course, call Charles Chadbourne at (218) 841-6517 by Oct. 20.

MnUSA committee meetings will be held Saturday followed by several workshops including: Polaris Rider-X, Using Facebook and Other Social Media, DNR Roundtable, and Benefits of Being a MnUSA Club. An evening banquet with guest speaker Brian Nelson, USXC owner will finish the evening.

Executive board elections will take place Sunday at 8:30 a.m. followed by a Board of Directors meeting.

To register for the workshop and for more information on the cost, contact Janet or Steve Widness at or go to MnUSA Region 9's Facebook page for a registration form.

To book a room at Thumper pond, call (877) 294-7981.