'Fishing school' slated Thursday at Armory
This is an opportunity for the novice angler to learn about: Connecticut Water; Fish Identification; Fishing Tackle and Technique; Fishing Laws and Regulations; How to Tie a Strong Knot; How to Clean and Cook Your Catch; Sportsmanship and Safety; How to Cat; Where to Catch Fish.
The program will be held at the Ansonia Armory on North State Street, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday. Parking is available on North Cliff Street.
A fishing trip to Colony Pond at Abe Stone Park is planned for 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. Classes will be conducted by certified DEEP CARE instructors.
The free program is open to adults and children 7 years or older. Students under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
To register or for information contact Dave Connelly, instructor, 203-231-0946.