Mini Sportfishing

EXHIBIT: One item that shares what you learned about fishing in this project. Items to choose from could include:

  1. Poster 22”x28” of collage of photos. See the “4-H Poster and Notebook Requirements” section for more information.; or
  2. Item you made examples: fishing game, photo journal with captions, story notebook with pictures, knot examples, etc.

General Expectations:

  1. Follow rules of courtesy and fishing etiquette outlined in “Successful Fishing” handout.
  2. Attend 4-H Sportfishing events with family members. There will be sessions to learn about fishing, 5 or 6 dates to actually fish, and end of the year celebration with prizes and a fish fry for all those that completed the project by exhibiting at the Newton County Fair.
  3. Parents are expected to participate with the member.
  4. Fishing equipment is available for members that need it.
  5. Fishing events will be held at private ponds or on “Indiana DNR Free Fishing Days” so no license will be required for adults to fish with their child.