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Discover Nature - Fishing Lesson 1
Equipment, Casting, & Proper Fish Handling
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LOCATION & SCHEDULE

Meeting on: Located at:
Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM Forest Park Hatchery
Forest Park Hatchery
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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DETAILS

Equipment, Casting, and Proper Fish Handling
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This first class includes instruction as well as hands-on fishing to teach young anglers and families basic fishing techniques and skills. Participants will learn parts of a fishing pole, how to properly and safely cast a spincast fishing pole, how to fasten basic fishing tackle, and how to properly handle and release a fish. This lesson must be taken before registering for any of the other Discover Nature Fishing lessons 2-4. All fishing gear will be provided by the instructors. Please wear clothing and close-toed shoes suitable for outdoor and water activities. It is recommended that participants bring sunglasses, a water bottle, and sunscreen. This class is for children ages 7-15 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration for Saturday morning classes closes the Thursday before at 4:00pm. Both your EMAIL and PHONE NUMBER are REQUIRED during registration, so that we may contact you in the event of cancellations due to inclement weather or other circumstances. Anna Conrades

Location Information

Originally established in 1879, the Forest Park Hatchery was the first fish culture activity in Missouri. Today this fish hatchery is no longer operated for fish farming but rather for educational programming.

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Saturday, June 23, 2018.

Age Policy:

All registrants for this event must be between 0 and 99 years of age by 6/23/2018.