SURF FISHING: THE BASICS

Enjoy an evening learning how to surf fish Rhode Island waters in this introductory seminar on surf casting and fishing. The session will include a description of tackle and gear need for saltwater fishing, the safety measures one should take fishing in the surf, and lessons in surf casting and knot tying. The evening will conclude with fishing one of Rhode Islandís premier fishing areas, Camp Cronin in Narragansett. All equipment necessary for a pleasant evening of fishing will be available for you to use. Families with children 10 and up are encouraged to participate. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $10.00/ per person or $7.00/person for families with 3 or more participants. For more information please contact Kimberly Sullivan at (401)539-7333 or kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.
Thursday, September 23, 2010
5:30 - 8 PM
SURF FISHING: THE BASICS

Enjoy an evening learning how to surf fish Rhode Island waters in this introductory seminar on surf casting and fishing. The session will include a description of tackle and gear need for saltwater fishing, the safety measures one should take fishing in the surf, and lessons in surf casting and knot tying. The evening will conclude with fishing one of Rhode Islandís premier fishing areas, Scarborough Beach in Narragansett. All equipment necessary for a pleasant evening of fishing will be available for you to use. Families with children 10 and up are encouraged to participate. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $10.00/ per person or $7.00/person for families with 3 or more participants. For more information please contact Kimberly Sullivan at (401)539-7333 or kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.
Saturday, September 25, 2010
9 AM - 3 PM
INTRODUCTION TO SALTWATER FLY FISHING

It's Striper time and now is your chance to learn the art and science of Fly Fishing, so bring your waders and join RIDEM for its annual 'Introduction to Saltwater Fly Fishing program'. Whether you are a beginner or just need a refresher, this all day workshop will present the ins and outs of fly fishing including lessons on the necessary equipment, fly tying, knot tying, and the art of fly casting. Participants will get to put their new skills to work at one of Rhode Islandís extraordinary fishing areas. All equipment and materials are included for the day so pack your lunch and join us at the Kettle Pond Visitor Center in Charlestown, RI. Families with children 10 and up are encouraged to participate. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $35.00/ per person. For more information please contact Kimberly Sullivan at (401)539-7333 or kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.