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Annual Take a Kid Fishing Day


Janesville Parks & Recreation Divisions and the Blackhawk Musky Club co-sponsor this fun-filled family event. There will be a kid's casting contest, biggest fish contest and plenty of other surprises. Tons of prizes will be awarded! Concessions will be available for purchase. Please bring your own rod/reel and bait. Pre-register at the Janesville Parks & Recreation office, Gander Mountain, Shopko, K-Mart, Pizza Hut (Court Street & Milton Avenue locations), It's a Keeper Bait & Tackle and Blain's Farm & Fleet from May 1-30. This is a special day to promote youth fishing, so no license is required. Here’s your chance to create your summer fishing story, so don't forget your camera! For more information contact us by phone.

Free Admission

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  • On Water