Learn to Fish with WI DNR

Date & Time: 
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location(s): 
Filene Park
1610 Sherman Avenue
Madison, WI

Learn to Fish with Madison Parks and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources! There is no cost to attend (advanced registration is required), however, anglers ages 16 and older will need a Wisconsin fishing license, which can be purchased online at Go WildFor first-time license buyers, the cost is just $5 for an annual permit. See license options. Wisconsin DNR's Fishmobile will be onsite with all the fishing equipment needed to participate. This event is open to adults and children and is ideal for persons aged 7 years and older. Children must be supervised by a parent or adult guardian. Participants will be asked to sign a waiver for themselves and their children, upon arrival. 

Advanced registration is required. 

To REGISTERONLINE, or by calling (608)266-4711 (you will need to provide the age(s) of the child(ren)
To Purchase a Fishing LicenseWI DNR Go Wild (required for persons aged 16 and older)

What to Bring: No fishing equipment is required. All fishing supplies are provided. 
Location & Parking: Filene Park, 1620 Sherman Ave., is located next to the Tenney Park boat landing and locks. Parking is available in the lot across the street. Do not park in the circular drive. 

The Learning Series features educational events, hands-on workshops, and informational stories about projects, people, activities, and initiatives. Attend a workshop, read about a new initiative, take a guided park tour, and more. The Learning Series is free to all, thanks to the Madison Parks Foundation.

Event Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Pre-Registration?: Yes
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided?: No
Event Website: Madison Parks Events

Last Updated : 08/31/2022
Agency: Parks
Tags: Learn to