Evangeline 4-H Fishing Clinic Registration

James Fontenot  |  3/4/2011 2:45:25 AM

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, April 26, 2011, 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:
- Hands on activities.
- Fish identification.
- Knot tying.
- Casting instructions.
- GPS/GIS skills.
- Water safety.
- Fisheries management and regulations.

Afternoon session
- 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, or may bring your own lures. There will be a registration fee of $5.00 and a T-shirt can be ordered for $6.00. Send your registration form (click on link below), fee and T-shirt (optional) money to the 4-H Office by Friday, April 8, 2011. 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 Friday, April 8, 2011.

Don’t delay, sign up today. Limited number of participants!

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