Discover the basics of fishing from experienced anglers and experience the excitement of fishing during this FREE event. Kids, ages 6 -16, and their parent(s), will have fun as they explore:
“« Water safety & Texas fishing regulations
“« Fish identification & measuring
“« Catch & release techniques
“« Fishing gear
“« Knot tying
“« Bait, lures and bobber fishing skills
“« Leave No Trace principlesThis FREE program includes all needed fishing equipment, lunch for all participants, first fish photos of all Junior Anglers, Free “Captain’s bag” stuffed full of goodies, and Junior Angler certificates for completion of the camp. (Please note – there is a $5 entrance fee per vehicle for the park}
When: Saturday, April 6, 9 am – 2 pm
Where: Adolph Thomae, Jr. County Park, 37844 Marshall Hutts Rd., Rio Hondo, TX
Registration: Space is limited. Register online at www.fishingsfuture.org Or call 956-748-3607 for more information. Parents must accompany their child(ren).
Sponsored by Fishing’s Future, Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge and Cameron County Park System.
For More Information, visit these websites: www.friendsofsouthtexasrefuges.org www.co.cameron.tx.us/parks/thomae_park.htm