“Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University will conduct a freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 20 at Bass Pro Shops, Dania Beach, FL from 9 am to 3 pm.
Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let's Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offers classroom instruction, conservation, hands-on fishing activities, networking, a guided fishing experience from land and gifts. The featured speaker is Capt. Brian Leibowitz.
Aimed at women, men and teens who want to learn techniques for targeting Peacock Bass and other freshwater species, the program offers rod and reel basics, lure usage, casting techniques, fish retrieval, fish release, strategy and conservation, followed by hands-on fishing skill practice for knot tying, spin casting, releasing, fish fighting techniques and more.
After the lunch break there will be an all-release fishing experience from the shore of a private lake known for its elusive peacock bass.
Equipment and bait is provided. Attendance is limited to 20 people to enable social distancing guidelines. Location is Bass Pro Shops, 200 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, FL 33004.
Online registration and information is onwww.ladiesletsgofishing.com.