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August 1, 2013

SPORTS BRIEFS

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They are all from 5 to 7 p.m. and no appointments are necessary. The clinics are free of charge, but a $5 donation is requested.

All proceeds are returned to the athletic programs of each student’s school. Over the past 15 years, they have raised more than $15,000 for local schools.

A clinic will be held Wednesday, Aug. 7, at 13 Plaistow Road in Plaistow.

Reserve a spot and learn how to fish

CONCORD — Calling all want-to-be anglers. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s “Let’s Go Fishing” Program, the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge, and the New Hampshire Division of Parks and Recreation are teaming up to give you the opportunity to find out all you need to know about a recreational activity that everyone in the family can enjoy.

This one-day introduction to fishing program will be held on Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Umbagog Lake Campground, Route 26 in Cambridge.

The class is open to anyone, however, those 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Reserve your spot by contacting the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge, at 482-3415, Ext. 115.

The class is free, and registration is first-come, first-served. Space is limited so call now to reserve your spot. All equipment and materials will be provided. You do not need to have a fishing license to participate.

The morning will be spent at the campground, learning about equipment, safety, knot tying, fish identification, basic ecology and casting techniques. The afternoon will be on boats putting new skills to the test.

Find out more at fishnh.com/Fishing/lets_go_fishing_class_schedule.htm. The program is federally funded through the Sport Fish Restoration Program.

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