Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
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News and Upcoming Events


2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

All events take place at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery on Central Standard Time unless specified. Events are free unless noted. See front desk for additional information.

*RSVP preferred; **Pre-registration available.

JANUARY

  • January 9: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ Hatchery 1:00 - 2:00pm CST
  • January 27: 13th Annual Kentuckiana Fly Fishing Show = Shepherdsvill, KY 8:00am - 4:00pm CST

FEBRUARY

  • February 13: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00 - 6:00pm CST

MARCH

  • March 10: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • March 13: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ Hatchery 1:00 - 2:00pm CST
  • March 15: Last day to postmark Jr. Duck Stamp Art Contest entries

APRIL

  • April 10: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00 - 6:00pm CST
  • April 14: Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5k - Family friendly trail run. 10:00am - 1:00pm CST
  • April 14: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • April 15: Earth Day celebration - SCC Somerset, KY 12:30 - 3:30pm CST
  • April 21: Earth Day celebration - FREE event Family fun activities; rain barrel workshop and much more! 9:00am - 1:00pm CST

MAY

  • May 8: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ Hatchery 1:00 - 2:00pm CST
  • May 12: 2 nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • May 19: Ranger's 1st Birthday 10:00 - 11:00am

JUNE

  • June 2: 32 nd Annual Catch a Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby - FREE event 9:00am - 3:00pm CST
  • June 7: SKRECC Annual Meeting 4:00pm CST
  • June 7: Longest Day of Play — FREE event. Unplug, get outdoors. 9:00am – 1:00pm CST
  • June 9: 2 nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • June 12: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00 - 6:00pm CST

JULY

  • July 10: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ Hatchery 1:00 - 2:00pm CST
  • July 14: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • July 18: Professional Development Workshop 8:00 - 4:30pm

AUGUST

  • August 4: SCKY Outdoor Expo TBA
  • August 10-11: Fly Fishing Conclave 9:00 - 4:00pm
  • August 11: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • August 14: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00 - 6:00pm CST
  • August 16-26: Kentucky State Fair TBA

SEPTEMBER

  • September 8: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • September 11: 7 th Annual Wounded Warriors Fishing Event 6:00am - 3:00pm CST
  • September 25: 11 th Annual Catch a Smile Senior Fishing Derby 9:00am - 12:00 pm CST
  • September 29: Make it, take it, give it!— Jewelry TBA

OCTOBER

  • October 9: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00 - 6:00pm CST
  • October 13: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • October 13: Make it, take it, give it!— Wreaths TBA
  • October 26: Russell County 4th Grade Outdoor Eco Adventure Day 8:30am - 1:00pm CST

NOVEMBER

  • November 3: Make it, take it, give it!— Spa TBA
  • November 10: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • November 13: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting at Hatchery 1:00 - 2:00pm CST

DECEMBER

  • December 8: Make it, take it, give it!— Ornaments TBA
  • December 8: 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing with Mark Lamberth * 10am - noon and 2:00 - 4:00pm CST
  • December 11: Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Meeting @ SKRECC 5:00-6:00pm CST

For more information, or to RSVP/register for an event, contact Environmental Education Specialists, Moria Painter at (270) 343-3797 or Ashley Buffington.


 

 

Runners dart off of the startline.

Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5K. Photo: USFWS.

A girl looks into an aquarium with a colorful trout.

Wolf Creek NFH bringing trout to Louisville, KY at the Annual Kentucky State Fair. Photo: USFWS.

A group of women poses for a photo holding large tree branches.

Nature Craft Club: making shitake mushroom logs. Photo: USFWS.

A group of men learning from a lecturer.

Fly Fishing Clinics at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery. Photo: USFWS.


Last updated: June 21, 2018