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  • Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    NPAA Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth Saturday, June 9th was Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend along with National Fishing Week and the NPAA and Learn 2 Fish With Us were present helping to educate youth and families on the skills needed to fish.  Kids Fishing Day was held at Camp 7 Lake which is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the Hiawatha National Forest.  Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend allows families to fish without a fishing license.   NPAA...
  • Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth Saturday, June 9th was Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend along with National Fishing Week and the NPAA and Learn 2 Fish With Us were present helping to educate youth and families on the skills needed to fish.  Kids Fishing Day was held at Camp 7 Lake which is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the Hiawatha National Forest.  Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend allows families to fish without a fishing license.   NPAA...
  • Crossway Camp Ministries Now Offers Fishing As A Camp Activity

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    Crossway Camp Ministries Now Offers Fishing As A Camp Activity  Earlier this year Crossway Camp Ministries contacted Learn 2 Fish With Us, as they were thinking about offering fishing, as a camp activity in 2018. Nearly a thousand youth attend Summer Camp at Crossway Camp Ministries, which is located on Pine Lake in Waupaca, Wisconsin.  Learn 2 Fish With Us was happy to assist, so Learn 2 Fish With Us volunteers and NPAA members Captain Greg Karch #138 and Karen Karch #121, hosted an afternoon...
  • Future Anglers Educated On Fishing During Shawano’s Sun Drop Dayz

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    NPAA Future Anglers Educated On Fishing During Shawano’s Sun Drop Dayz   On Saturday, June 2nd, which is Wisconsin’s  Free Fishing Day, Learn 2 Fish With Us had a fishing educational booth at Shawano Sun Drop Dayz.  Shawano Sun Drop Dayz is held in Shawano, Wisconsin.  Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA members Greg Karch #138, Karen Karch #121, along with many other Learn 2 Fish With Us volunteers, educated youth through hands on educational activities such as; fish identification, knot tying,...
  • Learn 2 Fish With Us Educates Foster Kids & Parents To Fishing

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    Learn 2 Fish With Us Educates Foster Kids & Parents To Fishing   Friday, June 15th, Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA members held a fishing clinic for Foster Kids/Parents at the YMCA located in downtown Oshkosh, Wisconsin .  Our fishing clinic occurred due to the following groups partnering; YMCA, Winnebago County, Learn 2 Fish With Us, National Professional Anglers Association and Shakespeare Fishing.   Learn 2 Fish With Us volunteers / National Professional Anglers Association members;...
  • What? Best Fishing Day Ever!!!

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    What? Best Fishing Day Ever!!!   “Best Fishing Day Ever!!!”, this is what we heard from the youth and parents that attended the Secret Fishing Spot fishing clinic, which was held by Learn 2 Fish With Us, Badger Sportsman and the National Professional Anglers Association.   Thanks to a local farmer who allowed our group to fish a pond that had plenty of fish!!  Captain Greg from Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA organized this special event, allowing youth who attended a Learn 2 Fish...
  • Muskegon’s College Bass Tour Shows Out at First Event

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    Muskegon’s College Bass Tour Shows Out at First Event The inaugural event of the College Bass Tour sponsored by DNR Sports and Kevin VanDam kicked off on Muskegon Lake in Muskegon County, Michigan this past Saturday. Muskegon Lake, which is approximately 4 000 acres in size, dumps into Lake Michigan. Both smallmouth and largemouth inhabit the lake and each took their turns visiting the scales today. Kevin VanDam and Mark Zona helped kick off the tour in style with a full tailgate spread, cash...
  • Cleaning Stations for Boaters and Anglers Help Fight Invasive Species

    DATE:June 15th, 2018
    NPAA Cleaning Stations for Boaters and Anglers Help Fight Invasive Species  For Immediate Release: Contact: Dane Huinker: DHuinker@WildlifeForever.org White Bear Lake, MN – Boat ramps across Minnesota are busier than ever as boaters and anglers venture out to enjoy Minnesota lakes and rivers. At landings across the state, access ramps are getting a much needed upgrade to include CD3 Watercraft Cleaning Stations that are designed to halt the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS). Stations...
  • The 2018 ND Fishing Challenge will kick off on Saturday, June 23, at Parshall Bay on Lake Sakakawea. We will only have one tournament this year.

    DATE:June 11th, 2018
      The 2018 ND Fishing Challenge will kick off on Saturday, June 23, at Parshall Bay on Lake Sakakawea. We will only have one tournament this year. Tournament Schedule: 6:00 AM 7:00 AM 3:00 PM 4:00 PM Registration Opens (boats can begin entering the water from listed ramp) Break Away (stager start) Stagger Finish and weigh-in Prize Ceremony There will be a guaranteed $2,500 first prize for the team with the 5 combined weights of 5 walleye per team. Cash...
  • Minnesota Governor Proclaims: Clean Drain Dry Day!

    DATE:May 13th, 2018
    Minnesota Governor Proclaims: Clean Drain Dry Day! For Immediate Release May 12, 2018 Under cloak of darkness, in search of the elusive walleye, at 12:01 am Saturday, May 12th, Governor Mark Dayton cast his line and officially proclaimed, Clean Drain Dry Day, signaling the start to the Minnesota Fishing Opener! With over 1.6 million anglers hitting the waters, the Fishing Opener is the perfect opportunity to educate anglers on the importance of invasive species prevention. Wildlife Forever...