|New Adult/Child Free Fishing Clinic is Sept. 27 at Shawnee Mission Park Shelter #12|
This Adult/Child Fishing Clinic will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Shelter #12 near the swimming beach at Shawnee Mission Park, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa. This event is for ages eight to 14 with a parent or guardian. During this new intergenerational program, the first hour will involve a clinic for adults covering basic fishing techniques, fish identification, equipment, and knot tying. The remainder of the event will give children a chance to fish with their parent or guardian. Search for the keyword "fishing" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
Fishing equipment and bait will be provided. This program is free to participants and is funded through a grant from the National Recreation and Park Association. Participation is limited to 30 people and preregistration is required.
The Johnson County Park and Recreation District's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District’s website at www.jcprd.com.