The Illinois Department of Natural Resources will host a free fishing clinic for kids at Glazebrook Park August 10th through the 13th. There will be a half hour class taught on fishing followed by an hour and a half of catch and release fishing. The event is free and fishing poles and bait will be provided.

Spokesman Scott Isringhausen tells the Big Z space is limited and they ask that an adult be present with their child.

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The class will take place each day between August 10th and 13th from 9:00 to 9:30 am. The catching and releasing of fish will continue until the event wraps up at 11 am. Spaces must be reserved by registering at

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