REEL FUN AT THE AQUARIUM
The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher invites the public to “Reel Fun Fishing Day,” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, September 26, 2015.
“Reel Fun Fishing Day” is free with Aquarium admission. Outdoor adventures are an additional fee. Preregister for tours at ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher or call (910) 772-0542.
SURF FISHING WORKSHOP
Saturday, September 26 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
This 3-hour workshop includes one hour of classroom discussion, then surf fishing on the beach nearby. All equipment and bait provided. Program is rain or shine, with extra activities added in event of bad weather (e.g., throwing a cast net). Ages 10 and older. Fee: $15 per participant. Aquarium admission is not included. PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED.
SALT MARSH AND CRABBING
Saturday, September 26 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Join us for this hands-on program that introduces participants to the challenge of catching blue crabs. Lessons in crab biology and crabbing equipment prepare participants for an exciting expedition outdoors to catch (and release) crabs. All bait and equipment is provided. For ages 7 and older. Fee: $19 for ages 13 and older, $17 for ages 7-12. PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED.