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Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Hosts the LLGF Screamin’ Reels Tournament June 11-13, 2021 Islamorada, FL

Women, men and teens are invited to a non intimidating LLGF Fishing Screamin’ Reels tournament with education June 11-13, 2021 in Islamorada, FL. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the tournament kicks off on Friday with a presentation on offshore fishing and conservation, plus a meet and greet from 6-8 pm at The Tavernier Elks Club. Saturday and Sunday is fishing, learning on the water and friendly…

Women to Tackle Inshore Saltwater Fishing at Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Gulf Coast University, May 15-16, 2021

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast May 15-16, 2021 for their saltwater inshore fishing seminar weekend at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the event offers classroom instruction, hands-on fishing activities, conservation, networking and optional guided boat fishing. Perfect for women, men and teens who want to learn local fishing, this “No-Yelling School of Fishing” offers an…

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Fish Art Contest Deadline Approaching

The deadline to enter the 2021 Art of Conservation™ Fish Art Contest, supported by Title Sponsor Bass Pro Shops, is quickly approaching. Free and open to youth in Kindergarten to 12th grade, the contest is accepting entries until March 31st, 2021. You must enter to win! To compete, young artists create an original illustration of any species from the Official Fish List, found at www.FishArt.org. A one-page creative writing piece…

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Learn How to Fish at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” South Florida April 23-25, 2021

Women, men and teens are invited to tackle offshore fishing skills at the South Florida “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University, April 23-25, 2021 at the VFW Post 1966, 350 SW 25th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315. FL. Hosted by the nonprofit organization, the “No Yelling School of Fishing” offers Saturday classroom presentations, networking, hands-on skill practice and an optional Sunday charter fishing trip. Activities launch Friday evening with an informal…

Into the Outdoors Shows Families How to Fish

Into the Outdoors, the Emmy-winning educational television series and online resource, in partnership with the National Educational Telecommunications Association is now airing on PBS across 27 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico. What happens when you broadcast educational television programs that reveal the fun and personal discovery of kids fishing? Networks across the country suddenly want to jump on board! What began as a regional television program four years ago has…

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Yamaha Outboards Pro Spencer Deutz Pivots to Host First Youth and Family Fishing Clinic of 2021

The Tolna, North Dakota Volunteer Fire Department held its annual ice fishing tournament on Stump Lake in northern North Dakota in February.  Historically, this event attracts hundreds of ice anglers with the goal of obtaining yearly bragging rights by catching the largest walleye, perch, or northern pike. In spite of -30F temperatures and -50F wind chills, the event was well-attended. Another attraction that weekend was the annual Youth and Family…

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Ladies Learned, Released Freshwater Fish at South Florida Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing University, Feb. 20, 2021

Ladies from regions of Florida plus other states learned skills and released fish at the popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 20 at Bass Pro Shops Dania Beach, FL. Classes and fishing were conducted from 10 am to 3 pm. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offered classroom instruction, conservation, hands-on fishing activities, networking, a guided fishing…

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Fish Art Contest Casting For Entries

The deadline is fast approaching for the 2021 Art of Conservation™ Fish Art Contest, supported by Title Sponsor Bass Pro Shops. This free contest is open to youth in grades K-12 from across the globe. The deadline to enter is March 31st, start your entry today! Students from around the world can win top honors, international recognition and prizes while learning about fish, fishing and aquatic conservation. The Art of…

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Fish Art Contest Recognizes Educators with new Richard Hart Award

Wildlife Forever’s Fish Art Contest is proud to announce the new Richard M Hart Educator of the Year Award. By teaching the Art of Conservation®, educators connect young people to the outdoors and help inspire the next generation of stewards. Richard M. Hart was a successful businessman and family man who had a passion for fishing and conservation. Mr. Hart’s belief in youth education spilled over into the Fish Art…

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Get Creative Over Winter Break with Fish Art Contest

Wildlife Forever is proud to offer the Fish Art Contest as a fun and exciting way to connect young people with the great outdoors. When the thermometer dips, forcing kids inside, the Art of Conservation® Fish Art Contest is an opportunity for youth in kindergarten though 12th grade to learn about the joy of fishing and the importance of aquatic conservation. The Fish Art Contest is a free K-12 art…