Fishing class and excursion offered LARGO – Take a four-week fishing class at Highland Recreation Complex followed by a deep sea excursion starting Oct. 16, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Families will learn fish identification, angler etiquette, knot tying, casting, rules, regulations, types of equipment, lures and bait. After this four-week class, jump aboard the Double Eagle for a deep sea fishing trip.
The cost is $56 for residents or $70 for nonresidents per person. Bait, poles and tackle are included. Participants must have a valid recreation card and register by Oct. 13. The class is open to children ages 8 and older. A legal guardian must register and accompany minors during class and excursion. For more details, call 587-6740, ext. 5008.
Soccer leagues hosts family picnic LARGO – Celtic FC Florida invites the community to its second annual family picnic Sunday, Oct. 20, 3 to 7 p.m., at the Largo field, 11500 125th St. The event will feature a bounce house, photo booth with props, cake walk, DJ with contests, prizes, a 50/50 cash raffle, hotdogs, hamburgers and concessions and other activities. Wristbands are $5. The Spirit Wear tent will be on site with many new items. For more information and to be counted to ensure enough food, email email@example.com.
Children invited to compete in sports fest LARGO – The city of Largo’s annual Pee Wee Sports Fest will be Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave. Little athletes, ages 4 to 11, will compete in events including a football throw, basketball hot shot, a soccer shoot out, track and obstacle challenges. All children are welcome to compete. Athletes ages 8 to 11 will start at 9 a.m. and athletes ages 4 to 7 will start at 10:30 a.m. Cost is $10 per participant, which includes a medal and a T-shirt. Spaces are limited; register by Oct. 30. For more information, visit HighlandRecreation.com or call 518-3016.