Thompson County Park - Take a Kid Fishing - June 09, 2024 - 6.09: Take a Kid Fishing - Casting Assistant


General Description

Who says you have to get wet to learn how to fish? With support from event staff, help teach our young anglers how to cast a line at this fun outdoor activity. Prior casting experience is helpful but not necessary. Dress for the weather, you’ll be outside in full sun. Lunch will be provided with vegetarian and gluten free options available.



360 Butler Avenue East

West St. Paul, MN 55118

(Driving directions)



Sunday, June 09

11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist and teach anglers of different ages how to cast
  • Assist National Park Service staff


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 16 or older (15 and under can volunteer with an adult)
  • Event will be outside
  • Must enjoy working with people
  • Fishing knowledge helps but is not needed!


Minimum Time Commitment

4 hours


Activity Level

Easy - May include light work or walking short distances over relatively level terrain. Comfortable shoes recommended.


Contact Information

Garrett Zaffke | Community Relations and Volunteer Services Coordinator

Dakota County Communications

1590 Highway 55| Hastings, MN 55033

Direct: (651) 438-4635 | Fax: (651) 438-4405 | Email:


Qualifications Required

  • Accepted Data Privacy Notice - Tennessen Notice Must be Yes
  • Signed Volunteer Waiver Must be at least Yes

Schedule Summary

This activity has the following schedule

Date Start Time End Time
Sunday, June 09, 2024 11:30 AM 3:30 PM