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Aquatic Resource Education (A.R.E.) Current Events
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Addieville East Farm - Mapleville, RI
Spring is finally here and that means it is time for trout fishing! It is also a great time to learn how to fly fish. Join us for a 6-hour workshop which focuses on equipment needs, fly tying, fly casting and fishing in some of Rhode Island's premier fishing areas. Families with children 10 and older are welcome and all equipment is provided. So bring a lunch and join us for a great day of fishing! Space is limited and registration is required. Fee is $15.00/person. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women's Fly Fishing
Saturday, June 27, 2015
9:00AM - 3:00PM
Carolina Trout Hatchery - Carolina, RI
The Wood River Fly Fishing, Narragansett Trout Unlimited, and RIDEM's Aquatic Resource Education program are sponsoring their first ever women-only fly fishing workshop. Fly fishing instructors from all over the state will be present to teach women how to fly fish in a hands-on, safe and non-competitive environment. The program will focus on equipment needs, fly tying, fly casting and fishing areas across Rhode Island. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email at email@example.com.
In addition to these activites, the ARE program offers group fishing training opportunities at the ARE training pond located in Richmond, RI. The pond allows school, scout, senior and youth groups a chance to learn to fish in a safe, wheelchair accessible area. Bait, rods, tackle, and training are provided. Reservations are required and must be made through Kimberly Sullivan. For more information or to reserve the training facilities for your group, please contact Kimberly Sullivan at 401-539-0037 or