Go FISH! Come out to Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation’s Free Fall Family Fishing Clinic

8:30 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 1, 2011 at Munden Point Park, 2001 Pefley Lane

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Help your child tackle the basics of angling Virginia waters by coming to our Family Fishing Clinic. You and your child will team up with experienced fishermen for guided instruction on beginning fishing skills. Fishing related games and activities will also be held through the morning. Free and open to the public, this event is limited to the first 150 youth ages 5 - 14 to register (advance registration is required). A parent or guardian must be present for every four children. Fishing poles, tackle, and bait will be provided if needed. Hot dog lunch included. The event will be held rain or shine; check-in is 8:45 am – 9:30 am.


There is no cost for the event, but advanced registration is required for the Family Fishing Clinic. Register at any Virginia Beach Community Recreation Center or at http://EZReg.VBgov.com (course #100988). For more information, please visit http://www.vbgov.com/parks or contact Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s Outdoor Programs Office at 385-4461 (TTY: dial 711) or outdoors@VBgov.com. The Family Fishing Clinic is sponsored by Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation in conjunction with Region 7 of the Virginia Federation Bass Anglers and the Sheriff’s Community Fund. 


Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s vision is a balanced, sustainable and value-focused system of parks, recreation and public spaces that creates a sense of community. We are accredited by CAPRA, the certifying agency of the National Recreation and Park Association.  For more information, call (757) 385-1100 (TTY: 757-711 Virginia Relay), or visit http://www.VBgov.com/parks . Get Parks & Rec in your inbox! Sign up for our email newsletters at http://www.VBgov.com/newsletters