Crappie Contest a Backdrop for a NPAA Future Angler Clinic

NPAA members Jeff Otis #621 and Jim Peters #106 hosted a “Future Angler” Clinic at the Lions Lake Minnetonka Crappie Contest on April 26th. Despite cold damp weather numerous young future anglers learned about: water safety, how to identify fish, knot tying, and Aquatic Invasive Species prevention (Clean, Drain and Dry). This is the second annual event hosted by the Minnetonka Lions Club. This years event was another huge success….

110 Kids Attend Future Angler Event hosted by FM Walleyes!

On Saturday April 26, FM Walleyes Unlimited, INC., Courts Plus Fitness Center in Fargo, ND, and the NPAA Future Anglers Foundation teamed up to host a Future Angler Event. In fewer than 24 hours, registration numbers jumped from 26 to 110 thanks to press releases and television media exposure in via local media channels. The clinic consisted of kids learning to tie fishing knots, catch backyard bass, view minnows in…

NPAA Member Koep Teaches Young Anglers the Basics

On Saturday April 5th, NPAA Member Nancy Koep # 323 conducted a fishing clinic at the Pope County Expo entitled ‘Fishing 101, the Basics for Kids’. ‘This was the first year I was asked to be a part of the Expo, so I was really not sure what to expect’, says Koep. She was very pleased with the outcome, and had 27 kids in attendance. Koep covered many topics, including…