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Virtual Family Fish Camps

6:30p to 7:15p
Mon, May 08, 2023


Michael Scherer, TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor Volunteer

Virtual fun for the whole family! Learn the tools, tips, and tricks your will need to plan a family fishing trip!

The TPWD Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) in Athens is once again partnering with Fishing’s Future and the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar Education Fund to provide convenient fishing education opportunities for families throughout Texas.

Camps are held for four consecutive evenings.

Families can learn new skills and prepare to go fishing on their own through a series of live, virtual, one-hour workshops hosted by Fishing’s Future. The four sessions will cover topics including fishing knots, lures and baits, rods/reels and casting, water safety, fishing regulations and fish habitats.

Participants can also access free online instructional videos developed to provide information on topics ranging from cleaning and cooking fish to purchasing equipment.

Session dates are listed below, registrants must sign up for all days they wish to attend:

  • April 3, 4, 5, 6
  • April 17, 18, 19, 20
  • May 8, 9, 10, 11
  • May 22, 23, 24, 25
  • June 5, 6 (two sessions each evening)

Pre-registration required; sessions are limited to 25 participantsRegister here.

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