LARGO – Largo Recreation will offer a four-week fishing class and excursion for those who would like to learn more about fishing or do you just love the sport.
Those interested can choose between in-classroom sessions at either Southwest Recreation Complex, 13120 Vonn Road; or Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave. NE. Classes at Southwest Rec will start Tuesday, Oct. 7, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Classes at Highland Rec will begin Wednesday, Oct. 8, 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Once complete, the class will board the Double Eagle for a deep sea fishing trip. The deep sea fishing trip will be Sunday, Nov. 2, 8 a.m. to noon, and will depart from Clearwater Beach.
Participants will have an opportunity to learn fish identification, angler etiquette, knot tying, casting and types of equipment. All participants must have a valid Largo Recreation card.
This program is for ages 8 and older. Anyone 17 and younger must be accompanied through the class and on the excursion by a registered legal guardian. Cost is $56 for residents and $70 for nonresidents. Cost includes class, outing, poles and bait. The cost does not include a $2 parking permit for excursion.
For information, visit PlayLargo.com or call Christina at 587-6740, ext. 5008.