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Camp Walleye / Fishing Family Fun Day 2021

“Camp Walleye” and “Fishing for Family Fun Days” is in the books for another year. This was the events 21st year. This event has changed a lot in the last 21 years biggest changes happening on its 20th year last year . Camp Walleye went from a 2 night camp to a 1 day camp and a second day “Family fun day and derby”. This change happened mainly because of…

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Rep. Welter to Host Kids’ Fishing Derby at Heidecke Lake Fishing Bank on Oct. 2

Children of all ages are invited to participate in State Rep. David Welter’s Fishing Derby with the Illinois Conservation Police and T.E.A.C.H. Outdoors to be held at the Heidecke Lake Fishing Bank located at 6350 E. Collins Road from 9:00am to Noon on Saturday, October 2. “Our Fishing Derby is a great way for kids to learn how to fish or practice their skills if they have fished before,” Rep….

Fishing Clinic

Kevin J Murray Memorial Tournament Fishing Clinic Teaches Kids About Fishing

On Saturday, August 28th “Fishing is Fun! held another kids fishing clinic as part of the Kevin J Murray Memorial Fishing Tournament at Lewis & Clark Reservoir near Crofton, NE.  A total of 24 kids learned about knot tying, bait/lures, fish id, casting, invasive species, and water safety.  Each one was given a certificate, along with a rod/reel combo.  Shirts provided by the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) and the…

Fishing Artwork

Fish Art Contest Season Opener!

Wildlife Forever is proud to announce the 2022 Fish Art Contest is officially open and accepting entries. The free international art and writing competition is the perfect way to inspire youth in kindergarten through 12th grade to discover the outdoors through creative art and writing. Young people across the world can use their artistic talents while learning about fish, fishing, and aquatic conservation. Participants can win prizes; national and even international recognition. The…

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Head2Head Fishing Pro Walleye Series Introduces Families To Fishing At Lake McConaughy

Learn 2 Fish With Us and Head2Head Fishing hosted two youth fishing clinics during their fifth stop of the Head2Head Fishing Pro Walleye Series.  Event five was held on Lake McConaughy in Ogallala, Nebraska.  The first fishing clinic, was held at the Lake McConaughy State Recreation Visitor Center on Monday, August 23rd and the second fishing clinic was held at Lured In.  This was Learn 2 Fish With Us furthest…

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Bear Lake Campers Learn 2 Fish

It was Labor Day weekend and Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA Members Captain Greg Karch #138 and Karen Karch #121, hosted a fishing clinic at Conroy’s Bear Lake Resort And Campground which is located in Manawa, Wisconsin.  The fishing clinic was held on Sunday September 5th.  The fishing clinic was held right next to Bear Lake and were the youth, families and adults excited for Captain Greg to…

Future Anglers Enjoy Head2Head’s Fishing Clinic On The Mississippi River

Learn 2 Fish With Us and Head2Head Fishing Pro Walleye Series hosted fishing clinics at Lions Levee Park which was located next to the Mississippi River in Saint Paul Park, Minnesota.  This was Head2Head Fishing Pro Walleye Series fourth stop for the year.  Fishing clinics were held Monday, July 12th and Wednesday, July 14th. Head2Head Fishing Pro Walleye Series anglers along with Captain Greg of Learn 2 Fish With Us…

Youth Anglers Learn During Seminar

Fish-O-Rama Kids Clinic

The CRANDIC Walleye Club led by NPAA members Dave Nichols #153; Cliff Klien #800, Tracfy Hayward #851, and Steve Miller #581 hosted the Kids Clinic at the 19th Annual Boys & Girls Clubs of the Corridor FISH-O-RAMA event on Robins Lake in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  40 youth and 24 adults attended and were given presentations on Conservation, Water Quality, and Invasive Species.  Steve Miller provided a short presentation on casting…

Kids and Boat Captain Going Fishing

Memories Are Made During Badger Sportsman / Learn 2 Fish With Us Fishing Outing

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh participated in a Learn 2 Fish With Us fishing clinic mid-June, where Captain Greg taught them the skills and equipment needed to begin fishing along with taking them fishing from shore.  They learned there that they would have an opportunity on Thursday, July 22nd to fish from boats during the Badger Sportsman Magazine fishing outing, and boy were they excited!!  So, after much…

Fishing Clinic Started Out Gloomy But Ended With Smiles

Saturday, July 24th may have started out raining, but that was alright as the youth learned the skills and equipment needed to begin fishing in a sheltered area.  Learn 2 Fish With Us volunteers and National Professional Anglers Association members, Captain Greg Karch #138 and Karen Karch #121 held a fishing clinic for the youth and adults of Faith Christian and Victory churches.  These churches are located in the cities…