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Going Coastal: Intro to Fishing for Youth

Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EDT)

St. Petersburg

Going Coastal: Intro to Fishing for Youth

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Type Remaining End     Quantity
Youth Participant (age 7-12) Sold Out Ended Free  
Parent of Youth Sold Out Ended Free  

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Going Coastal: 

Introduction to Fishing for Youth

In Florida, fishing is a great way for the whole family to enjoy the outdoors all year round. This program is designed to get the youngest members (youth ages 7-12) excited about fishing by teaching them some of the basics about fish, their habitats and ethical fishing practices.  

The program will start out in the classroom with some hands on activities and continue at the fishing pier at Weedon Island Preserve.  Parents must attend with their children, with no more than 2 children per adult.  Intended for youth ages 7-12.  Fishing poles, tackle, and bait will be provided during the program, but participants are welcome to bring their own fishing poles.


For more information please contact (727) 453-6500


Reservation policy

Before continuing, we would like to make you aware of our reservation policies. Cancellations - If your class is canceled for any reason you will be notified no less than 24 hours prior to class start. We will provide a full refund for cancellations made by Pinellas County Extension. Refunds may take up to 30 days to process. Payment - We require full payment at time of reservation so be prepared with a credit card to complete this transaction. Refunds - Refunds will be made in the event of a class cancellation or if the registrant requests a refund 24 hours prior to the class time. Reservations - You must be 18 to make a reservation. If you are under 18 and want to attend a class you must register and attend with a parent or guardian.


The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliations. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.

Have questions about Going Coastal: Intro to Fishing for Youth? Contact Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

When & Where


1800 Weedon Dr NE
St. Petersburg, 33702


Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EDT)


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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Pinellas County Extension at Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center is proud to offer a variety of educational and interpretive programs for the public. The goal of these programs is to empower citizens to make informed decisions about natural and cultural resources. Center programs interpret the natural, cultural and archaeological history of the Preserve in order to demonstrate how the environment and people support and shape each other. For more information please call (727) 453-6500.

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