Learn to Fish with WI DNR

  • Date

    Wednesday, August 14, 2024

    5:30pm – 7:30pm
  • Location

    • Olin Park
      1155 Olin-Turville Court
      Madison, WI 53715
  • Registration

Event Description

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 on site 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.

June 126-8pmOlbrich Park, 3401 Atwood Ave. (at the boat launch area)
July 106-8pmBurrows Park, 25 Burrows Rd.
August 145:30-7:30pmOlin Park, 1155 Olin-Turville Ct. (at the boat launch area)
Sept. 115-7pmWingra Park, 824 Knickerbocker Pl.
Oct. 25-7pmLaw Park, 410 Blair St. 

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.

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.

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