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First Time Fishing

Event information

Date: Sunday, July 17, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Fee: $5 per person.

Age: Ages 7 and older.

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir


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Event details

It’s summertime, and the living is easy. Come to Monee Reservoir to learn rod-and-reel fishing basics. This two-hour workshop covers fundamental fishing skills, including how to put a pole together, tie a knot, bait a hook and cast. Safety and ethics will also be covered. Program participants will gain hands-on experience while fishing along the shore in the second hour. Everything needed for the program, including bait, will be provided.

Event requirements

Registration required by Saturday, July 16: 708-534-8499.

REGISTER ONLINE

Shoreline fishing and paved trails are easily accessible. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.