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Discover Nature - Fishing Lessons 1 & 2
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LOCATION & SCHEDULE

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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 4 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). We will start out in the basement of the Credit Union at MDC Headquarters for the "classroom portion". Ashley Edwards

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Tuesday, July 21, 2020.

Age Policy:

All registrants for this event must be a minimum age of 4 years old by 7/21/2020.