Take Me Fishing Day set for Aug. 25

Take Me Fishing Day set for Aug. 25

LINCOLN – The Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park will host a Take Me Fishing Day, as part of its Sunday Funday events, on Sunday, Aug. 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Capt. Wilbur Kelly House, 1075 Lower River Road.

Come to the Kelly House and celebrate the 103rd birthday of the National Park Service. Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management will be at the Kelly House with loaner equipment and staff to teach visitors how to fish on the Blackstone River.

Participants can bring their used monofilament fishing line and empty spools to be recycled with Berkley’s recycling program.

Visit www.nps.gov/blrv .