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Hook Kids on Fishing

1200 W. Retta Esplanade
Punta Gorda, FL

Hook Kids on Fishing

  • 4/29/17
  • Location: Fishermen's Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, FL
  • Phone: (941) 639-2628
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hook Kids on Fishing Anglers for Conservation (AFC) a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization, in partnership with Fisherman’s Village, is coordinating its engaging Hook Kids on Fishing Program to be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10am- 12:00pm at Fishermen's Village (1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda). Kids ages 6 to 16, are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. The first 100 kids registered and complete the training will receive a free rod and reel to take home! Registration is mandatory by calling King Fisher Fleet at 941-639-2628. This hands-on, conservation-minded program teaches casting, fishing safety, knot tying, boating safety, tackle box essentials, catch and release tactics, fishing habitats and conservation, and is taught by professional guides and knowledgeable anglers. Community support also provided by Fisherman's Village, King Fisher Fleet, local bait and tackle shops, and local Captains, Aylesworth's Fish & Bait, Canoe Outpost-Peace River, Coastal Angler Magazine, Diiachi Hooks, Fish Florida Foundation and Rio Villa Bait & Tackle AFC’s mission is to inspire new generations of marine stewards through angling education, habitat restoration and applied conservation practices. For more information, please visit www.AnglersForConservation.org. Volunteers are needed and donations are greatly appreciated.
Hook Kids on Fishing