In partnership with the Environmental Learning Center, Anglers for Conservation (AFC) is coordinating AFC’s Hook Kids on Fishing program on Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 from 9am-11am. Please arrive a few minutes early to get signed in. This Hook Kids on Fishing program will take place at: Environmental Learning Center-255 Live Oak Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963 Kids ages 6 to 16, are welcome along with their parents. The first 50 kids registered will receive a free rod/reel and tackle box. Registration is mandatory by registering at Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.com/o/anglers-for-conservation-14614042185
These conservation-minded Hook Kids On Fishing programs teach casting, fishing safety, knot tying, the tackle box, catch and release tactics, boating, fishing habitat and conservation; and are taught by professional guides and knowledgeable anglers. Parents and kids bring your smiles, positive attitudes and patience along with you!
Parent or guardian must accompany attendees and a waiver must be completed in order to attend. Waivers can be found at the event.
Additional community sponsors include the Anglers for Conservation and Fish Florida Foundation.
The Hook Kids on Fishing program is a product of the Anglers for Conservation, a non-profit-501-C3, whose mission is to inspire new generations of marine stewards through education, conservation, and community outreach.
Feb. 9! Freshwater seminar for women to learn how to catch bass and freshwater fish (on a private lake), conducted by accomplished Brian Leibowitz at Bass Pro Shops Dania Beach!
The program offers rod and reel basics, lure usage, casting techniques, fish retrieval, fish release, strategy and conservation, followed by hands-on fishing skill practice for releasing, dehooking/conservation, knot tying, lure usage, spin casting, fish fighting techniques and more. After lunch will be an all-release fishing experience from shore and networking. Fish species are bass and local freshwater favorites. 10:00 am to 3 pm followed by informal networking.
Equipment and lunch is provided. Attendance is limited to 25 people.
Registration of $49 early entry includes instruction, use of equipment, hands-on training, fishing from land, networking, gifts worth $30, Bass Pro Shops discount and door prizes. No equipment or experience is necessary. Register in advance as early as possible (like NOW please) to reserve enough equipment. Use our tackle or bring your own.
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Fish-Florida.com is a web site designed for all the men and women who love to fish or want to learn more about fishing in the great state of Florida. The front section of this web site is mainly dedicated to the schedule of tournaments and other fishing activities and events. If you have a tournament you would like to see on the calendar please feel free to contact us.