Kids Fishing Clinic

The clinic will consist of informational sessions, eating a shore lunch, fishing from the shore and off the pier, and taking some fishing tackle home. This event is free!  A parent or guardian must be present at all times.


** Children must be signed-in by 9:30 a.m. and participate in all learning stations to be eligible for the afternoon lunch, fishing contest and prizes. **

When & Where

FREE Kids Fishing Clinic on Saturday, May 20, 2023, at Lum Park, for ages 4-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult and participate in all of the learning stations to be eligible for the fishing contest, prizes and shore lunch. There will be three age groups for the fishing contest 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12. Children are encouraged to bring their own fishing poles; limited loaner equipment is available. 

Check-in is from 9:00 - 9:30 a.m. by Pavilion 1 in Lum Park (closest to the beach). Event begins at 9:30 a.m. with learning stations from 9:45-11:45 a.m. The fishing contest is from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Prizes and participation bags will be handed out from 1:30-2:00 p.m.

For more information, contact the Park Office at 218-828-2320.


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