The Family & Youth Casting Call

Save the date for this year's Family and Youth Casting Call!

We look forward to seeing you at Fletcher's Cove on Saturday, 

May 16th, 2015 from 10 am to 3 pm!


In 2014, we taught over 700 people how to fish, involved them in environmental education activities and gave them tools to become better stewards of our natural resources.

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Spend a day fishing in the C&O Canal - we provide the instructors and all the gear you will need to catch fish! When not fishing, children will participate in fun, educaitonal activities like water quality testing, fly casting or fly tying, fish art, scavenger hunts, touch tanks and so much more! Partner agencies and organizations will have displays set up to learn about how they are helping fish and fishing across the country. Don’t miss this fantastic day of family fun!

"My kids have always wanted to go fishing, but I have been too intimidated by the learning curve to take them out. Now I have the confidence to take them fishing anywhere.” –Proud Parent
 "What an experience for our kids!  They were beaming on the ride home to Frederick.  As I moved down the bus aisle on our way home, every single student wanted to talk to me about the day.  I continue to marvel at all the volunteers who work so hard for our kids.  Thank you so very much for a fantastic day...we'll never forget it!” –Monocacy Middle School Teacher


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