Here's some ways to get involved with fishing in your community. Game and Parks volunteers, staff and other local fishing experts attend the events listed below and are on hand to offer hands-on fishing tips. Bait, fishing poles and tackle are also provided to those who do not own equipment.
- Family Fishing Events 2013 Schedule -Our Family Fishing nights are a great time to give fishing a try. You can borrow all the equipment you need, and experts from Nebraska Game and Parks will teach you how to fish. Activities include events such as Family Fishing Nights, Outdoor Discovery Programs and other fishing events coordinated by volunteers within their communities. Family Fishing Nights are one of our most popular events. If you have never attended one it is worthwhile and totally enjoyable outdoors event for your kids and one they will not soon forget.
- Get connected through the Youth Fishing Program. The NGPC Youth Fishing Program encompasses a variety of activities that support youth and families in learning how and where to fish in Nebraska. The program utilizes volunteer Certified Fishing Instructors, NGPC staff, educational facilities such as the Aksarben Aquarium, and State Park and Recreation Areas statewide.
- Visit our NGPC Calendar for a listing of events by day week or month.
- Contact the Family Fishing and Outreach Coordinator for more information or questions about opportunities in your community.
Family Fishing Events and Outreach