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City to host Family Fishing Clinic at McKibben Park

Looking for a great way to connect with your family? Discover just how much fun fishing can be when you do it together at the City of North Port Parks & Recreation’s Family Fishing Clinic at 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at McKibben Park 5500 Trekell St., North Port, FL 34287.

Learn basic fishing skills like knot tying, casting, baiting the hook, and taking a fish off of the hook. You and your family will have the opportunity to fish – no fishing license required. All equipment provided. The “catch”? Adults must bring a child and children must bring an adult. You’ll be learning and fishing together. Limited to 50 participants. The clinic is for age 16 and under and advance registration required. The cost is $5.00 per person (pole use and tackle included in fee).

North Port Parks & Recreation is a Division of the General Services Department. For information on Parks & Recreation events, activities and services visit