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Ice Fishing 101

When: 
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

The Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) program has been teaching people of CT about water, fish, and fishing since 1986! Certified volunteer instructors will teach you everything you need to know to get started fishing.  The Goodwin Conservation Center is hosting an Ice Fishing Class. This indoor class will consist of two hours; topics will include safety, equipment, clothing, fish identification and ecology, life under the ice.  This program will be preparation for you to try all the new things you learned at the fishing derby in Coventry on Saturday, January 30.

Inclement Weather: 
Inclement weather cancels
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Emma Lorusso
(860) 455-9534

This free event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.