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Event Category: National Fishing and Boating Week
Date of Event: June 08, 2013 (Saturday)
Time of Event: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Event Site: Two Rivers NWR Held at Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton, IL
Event Description: Two Rivers Family Fishing Fair: This free event teaches children and their families about the sport of fishing and being a responsible angler. More than 25 different educational stations teach children to preserve natural resources and promote conservation. At these stations children will have the opportunity to learn proper casting, fish identification, boating safety and how to tie a simple fisherman’s knot and prepare fish to eat. Get to the Fishing Fair early to learn to paddle a canoe from 9-10 a.m. in the harbor of Pere Marquette State Park.
Geographic Region: US - Midwest
State/Province: Illinois
Contact Information: 618-883-2524
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