Free fishing instruction for children 15 years and younger

~ Saturday, April 16, 2011 Hourly Clinics From 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.~

~~Taught by members of local fishing clubs; young children must be accompanied by an adult~~

~~Clinics begin every hour from 9:00 am, with the last clinic starting at 2:00 pm~~

~~Fishing equipment is available, but bring your own rod and reel if possible~~

~~No pre-registration is necessary, but to accommodate groups of 20 or more, call 414-263-8614~~

 

Instruction includes: Fishing Techniques, Equipment Use, Knot Tying, Safety and Fish ID

Milwaukee County

Brown Deer Park, 7835 N. Green Bay Rd.

Hosted by: Okauchee Fishing Club

Greenfield Park, 2028 S. 124th St.

Hosted by: Great Lakes Sports Fishermen;

Milwaukee Casting Club

Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Ave.

Hosted by: Lunkers Unlimited

McCarty Park, 8214 W. Cleveland Ave.

Wheelchair accessible

Hosted by: Southside Sportsmen’s Club;

Sunnyside Rod and Gun Club

McGovern Park, 5400 N. 51st Blvd.

Wheelchair accessible

Hosted by: Badger Fisherman’s League

Mitchell Park, 2200 W. Pierce St.

Hosted by: Bay View Rod and Gun Club

Oak Creek Parkway, Oak Creek Pkwy. and

Mill Rd., South Milwaukee

Hosted by: Friends of the Oak Creek Millpond

Scout Lake Park, 5902 W. Loomis Rd.

Wheelchair accessible

Hosted by: Walleyes Unlimited, USA

Sheridan Park, 4800 S. Lake Dr.

Hosted by: Lakeridge Boat Club;

South Milwaukee 1400 Fishing & Hunting Club

Washington Park, 1859 N. 40th St.

Wheelchair accessible

Hosted by: EB Garner’s Fishing Club

Wilson Park, 1601 W. Howard Ave.

Hosted by: Wisconsin Fishing Club

Racine County

Quarry Lake Park, 3800 Northwestern Ave.

Hosted by: Salmon Unlimited

Washington County

Sandy Knoll Park, 2064 Wallace Lake Rd., West Bend

Hosted by: Trout Unlimited Southeast Chapter;

West Bend Kiwanis Early Risers

Waukesha County

~~No park entrance fee will be charged~~

~~Parking passes will be distributed at the event~~

Fox Brook Park, 2925 N. Barker Rd.

Hosted by: Wern Valley Sportsmen’s Club

Menomonee Park/Lannon Quarry,

W220 N7884 Townline Road, Menomonee Falls.

½ mile north of Good Hope Rd.

Hosted by: Wisconsin House Outdoorsmen

Muskego Park, S83 W20370 Janesville Road, Muskego

Hosted by: Women’s Hunting and Sporting Association

 

For more information call:

414-263-8614 or 414-263-8494

 

Sponsored in cooperation with the Wisconsin Council of Sport Fishing Organizations; Milwaukee, Racine, Washington and Waukesha County Parks; Milwaukee County House of Correction Fish Hatchery; and the Department of Natural Resources.