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Fish with CARE (Ages 6+)

June 6, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Essex Public Library is proud to partner with the DEEP Fisheries Division – Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) program to host a “FISH with CARE” Event at Sunset Pond on June 6 from 5 PM to 7:30 PM.

Come join expert fishing instructors and learn how to get started fishing safely, legally, and successfully! Make memories with your family and friends, enjoy the outdoors, and maybe bring home dinner. The CARE program supplies all bait, tackle, and instruction.

A Conservation Identification Number is required for registration. Minimum age to participate is 6 years old, and all children are required to have a parent/ guardian participate alongside them. All participants ages 16 and above MUST have a valid 2023 inland fishing license. Anglers under 16 are encouraged to register for a free Youth Fishing Passport. Participants should learn the basics of fishing by completing the CARE program’s self-paced Let’s Go Fishing / Vamos de Pescar online course prior to attending the FISH with CARE event.

Registration required as space is limited. To register, please go to https://he.aspirafocus.com/huntersafety/Account/Register?controllingSpc=9

Sunset Pond is located on West Avenue in Essex.


June 6, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Sunset Pond
West Ave
Essex, United States
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