Karina Walsh: (603) 271-3212
Cindy Smith: (603) 436-3769
January 7, 2013
Free Ice Fishing Class Offered in Greenland January 20, 2013
CONCORD, N.H. – Experience a time-honored New Hampshire tradition by joining the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s "Let’s Go Fishing" Program and the Greenland Recreation Department on an ice fishing adventure! A free ice fishing class will be held on Sunday, January 20, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Greenland Central School, 70 Post Road.
The class is open to anyone; however, we recommend those 16 and under are accompanied by an adult. Reserve your spot online at greenlandrec.com.
The class is free, and registration is first-come, first-served. All equipment and materials will be provided. You do not need to have a fishing license to participate.
The morning will be spent at the Greenland Central School, learning about equipment, safety, knot tying, fish identification, and basic winter ecology. In the afternoon we will head out to the local lake and put your newly learned skills to the test!
New Hampshire Fish and Game’s “Let's Go Fishing” program has taught thousands of children and adults to be safe, ethical and successful anglers. Find out more at fishnh.com/Fishing/lets_go_fishing_class_schedule.htm. The program is federally funded through the Sport Fish Restoration Program.
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department works to conserve, manage and protect the state's fish and wildlife and their habitats, as well as providing the public with opportunities to use and appreciate these resources. Visit FishNH.com.
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