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Discover Nature - Fishing Lessons 1 & 2
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MDC Headquarters
2901 West Truman Blvd
Jefferson City, MO 65109
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DETAILS

Equipment, Casting, and Proper Fish Handling. How to Tie a Knot and Bait a Hook.
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Lesson 1: This lesson must be taken before any of the other Discover Nature Fishing lessons 2-4. 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 spin-cast fishing pole, how to fasten basic fishing tackle, and how to properly handle and release a fish. Lesson 2: Participants will learn intermediate fishing techniques and skills as well as hands-on fishing. Participants will be taught how to tie an improved clinch knot and how to properly secure a variety of baits to various types of hooks. 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 6 years old and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. After participants have completed and participated in all four sessions, they will receive a bass pro gift card (children and parents that participated), and the kids will also receive a brand new, all set up fishing pole! Ashley Edwards

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

Age Policy:

All registrants for this event must be a minimum age of 6 years old by 6/9/2020.