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Aquatic Resource Education (A.R.E.) Current Events
United Fly Tyers and Trout Unlimited Kid's Fly Fishing Event
Saturday, April 23, 2016
9 AM to 3:30 PM
Addieville East Farm - Mapleville, RI

Trout Unlimited, United Fly Tyers and RIDEM's Aquatic Resource Education program are sponsoring their annual Kid’s Day at Addieville East Farm. Fly fishing instructors from all over the state will be present to teach children ages 8 and older how to fly fish in a hands-on, safe and comfortable environment. The program will focus on equipment needs, fly tying, fly casting and safety. Lunch and equipment will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. A parent or guardian adult must be present at all times. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.

The Fly Fishing Express
Saturday, June 4, 2016
9 AM to 3 PM
Old Colony Train - Middletown, RI

Have you already attended the 'Introduction to Saltwater Fly Fishing program' or are you simply looking for a unique fly fishing experience? The Fly Fishing Express is an intermediate fly fishing experience where anglers can access remote fishing areas along Aquidneck Island using the historic Old Colony Train. Instructors will be available to fine-tune your fly fishing skills! Lunch and equipment will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $15.00. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.

Introduction to Freshwater Fly Fishing
Saturday, June 25, 2016
9 AM to 3 PM
Addieville East Farm - Mapleville, RI

Fishing season is here! And it is the perfect time to learn how to fly fish. Join us for a 6-hour workshop to learn about fly fishing equipment needs, fly tying, fly casting and inform you about the best fishing areas across Rhode Island. Families with children 10 and older are welcome. Lunch and equipment will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $15.00. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.

Women's Fly Fishing
Saturday, July 9, 2016
9 AM to 3 PM
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 and equipment will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.


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