Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
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News and Upcoming Events

 

2014 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
**All events take place at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery unless specified.

JANUARY
January 7: 4-H Fishing Club- Fish Identification/Age/Life Cycle 4:30-5:30 PM CST (Extension Office)
January 21: Family Nature Club: The Twoubles and Techniques of Twacking 6-7 PM CST (Russell Springs Library)

FEBRUARY
February 4: 4-H Fishing Club: Fish Anatomy 101 4:30-5:30 PM CST (Extension Office)
February 11: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
February 18: Family Nature Club: Hoo Gives A Hoot 6-7 PM CST (Russell Springs Library)

MARCH
March 4: 4-H Fishing Club: Trout Unlimited Speaker 5-6:30pm CST
March 11: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST
March 18: Family Nature Club: Forest Inventory 5-6:30pm CST (Russell Springs Library)
March 29: Earth Hour 1-2 PM CST

APRIL
April 1: 4-H Fishing Club: Muckin’ Around Wetlands 5-6:30pm CST
April 8: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
April 15: Family Nature Club: Marsh Munchies 5-6:30pm CST (Russell Springs Library)
April 19: Earth Day Event 9-1 PM CST

MAY
May 6: 4-H Fishing Club: End of Year Fish Fry 5-6:30pm CST
May 13: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST
May 20: Family Nature Club: Oh Deer! 5-6:30 PM CST

JUNE
June 7: 28th Annual Catch a Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby 9-3 PM CST
June 10: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
June 17: Family Nature Club: Bird Beak Buffet 5-6:30 PM CST

JULY
July 10: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST
July 15: Family Nature Club: You Grab The Line, I’ll Grab the Pole 5-6:30 PM CST

AUGUST
August 5: 4-H Fishing Club: First of the Year Meeting 5-6:30pm CST
August 12: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
August 19: Family Nature Club: Lost in the Woods 5-6:30 PM CST

SEPTEMBER
September 2: 4-H Fishing Club: Knot Tying/Fishing Ethics 5-6:30pm CST
September 9: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST
September 11: 3rd Annual Wounded Warriors Fishing Derby
September 16: Family Nature Club: Night Hike 5-6:30 PM CST
September 23: 7th Annual Catch A Smile Senior Fishing Derby

OCTOBER
October 7: 4-H Fishing Club: Trout Ecology 5-6:30pm CST
October 14: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
October 21: Family Nature Club: Micro-World 5-6:30 PM CST

NOVEMBER
November 11: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST
November 18: Family Nature Club: Cooperative Compass 6-7 PM CST (Russell Springs Library)

DECEMBER
December 9: Friends of WCNFH 1-2pm CST (Tourist Building)
December 16: Family Nature Club: Group Initiatives 6-7 PM CST (Russell Springs Library)

 

For information on any event at Wolf Creek NFH, please contact:

James Gray, Project Leader
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
50 Kendall Road
Jamestown, KY 42629
PH: 270-343-3797
Email: James_Gray@fws.gov

 

 

 

A young girl stands on a riverbank while her dad helps her fish
Getting some fishing help from Dad at the annual Catch a Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby. Photo: USFWS.

Last updated: February 21, 2014