Get tips on Saguaro Lake, entertain kids at fishing events - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Valley And State

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
Logout|My Dashboard

Get tips on Saguaro Lake, entertain kids at fishing events

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 3:00 pm

Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World’s Spring Fishing Classic is Feb. 22 through March 10. Basically a big show and sale of fishing gear, two highlights are catching our eye: first, a “Tips For Fishing Saguaro Lake” seminar and, second, a full weekend of fun for children.

The session on Saguaro Lake, located just minutes north of Mesa, will be led by local experts at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 and 1:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Mesa store.

The “Next Generation” Weekend for kids, held March 9-10, includes a catch-and-release pond stocked with real fish noon to 4 p.m. each day. Kids get a free 4-inch-by-6-inch photo of themselves with their catch and a certificate.

There are also kid-geared seminars on “The Fun of Fishing” (1 p.m.) and “Baits for Bites” (3 p.m.), and free crafts 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The first 150 kids to get their “Next Generation” Card punched for completing all the activities will receive a free flashing wrist band.

Bass Pro Shops is at 1133 North Dobson Road, Mesa. For information, call (602) 606-5600 or visit

  • Discuss

Facebook on Facebook

Twitter on Twitter


Subscribe to via RSS

RSS Feeds


Uber Car

Ahwatukee Little League 11s win district title

Ahwatukee Little League Minors topped Chandler National North to win the District 13 title.

Despite excessive heat, some residents still active outside

By Jiahui Jia | Cronkite NewsFriday, June 24, 2016PHOENIX — It was 9 a.m. and the temperature had...