The 29th Annual Kids Fishing Clinics were held last Saturday, April 13 at various locations throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. The free fishing instructions were provided to children 15 years and younger and taught by members of local fishing clubs.
Instructions included Fishing Techniques, Equipment Use, Knot Tying, Safety, Fish Identification and some kids even got to catch some fish.
Locations included: Milwaukee County
Brown Deer Park, 7835 N. Green Bay Rd. Hosted by: Okauchee Fishing Club
Greenfield Park, 2028 S. 124th St. Hosted by: Great Lakes Sports Fishermen; Milwaukee Casting Club
Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Ave. Hosted by: Lunkers Unlimited
McCarty Park, 8214 W. Cleveland Ave. Hosted by: Southside Sportsmen’s Club
McGovern Park, 5400 N. 51st Blvd. Hosted by: Badger Fisherman’s League
Mitchell Park, 2200 W. Pierce St. Hosted by: Bay View Rod and Gun Club
Oak Creek Parkway, Oak Creek Pkwy. and Mill Rd., South Milwaukee Hosted by: Friends of the Oak Creek Millpond
Scout Lake Park, 5902 W. Loomis Rd. Hosted by: Walleyes Unlimited, USA
Sheridan Park, 4800 S. Lake Dr. Hosted by: South Milwaukee 1400 Fishing & Hunting Club
Washington Park, 1859 N. 40th St. Hosted by: EB Garner’s Fishing Club
Wilson Park, 1601 W. Howard Ave. Hosted by: Wisconsin Fishing Club
Quarry Lake Park, 3800 Northwestern Ave. Hosted by: Salmon Unlimited
Kohler- Andrae State Park, 1020 Beach Park Lane Hosted by: Great Lakes Sports Fishermen - Sheboygan County Chapter
Sandy Knoll Park, 2064 Wallace Lake Rd., West Bend Hosted by: Trout Unlimited Southeast Chapter; West Bend Kiwanis Early Risers
Fox Brook Park, 2925 N. Barker Rd. Hosted by: Wern Valley Sportsmen’s Club
Menomonee Park/Lannon Quarry, W220 N7884 Townline Road, Menomonee Falls. Hosted by: Wisconsin House Outdoorsmen
Muskego Park, S83 W20370 Janesville Road, Muskego Hosted by: Women’s Hunting and Sporting Association
The event was Sponsored in cooperation with the Wisconsin Council of Sport Fishing Organizations; Milwaukee, Racine, Washington and Waukesha County Parks; Hunger Task Force Fish Hatchery; and the Department of Natural Resources.