Do you like to fish? Or would like to learn basic skills for fishing? Well, we have just the thing for you! The Evangeline 4-H Fishing Clinic will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at Chicot State Park from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This activity will take place at the North Fishing Pier. This workshop is open to all 4th-8th Grade 4-H’ers.
Morning sessions will include “hands on” activities: fish identification, knot tying, casting instructions, GPS/GIS skills, water safety, fisheries management, and regulations.
Afternoon session will include fishing tournament.
A limited number of fishing poles will be provided on this day. If you own a fishing pole, please bring it. We will provide live bait, however you may bring your own lures. There will be a registration fee of $5.00 and a t-shirt can be purchased for $6.00. Send your registration form, fee and t-shirt (optional) money to the 4-H Office by May 11, 2012. Make check payable to the Evangeline 4-H Foundation. Meal and snacks will be provided.
The LSU AgCenter prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, and gender. If you have a disability that requires special accommodation for your participation in the fishing clinic, please contact Todd Fontenot at 363-5646 by May 11, 2012.
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