Opportunity Details

Free Fishing Day Volunteer

Sponsoring Program: Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

TFFC will hold our annual Free Fishing Day on June 1st! We will have free admission for all visitors. The Athens Walmart will be providing a hot dog lunch and snacks for everyone. There will be a catfish tournament for youth with prizes, including trophies.

Assignments for volunteers will include:
- Registration table/checking poles for regulations
- Anglers Pavilion including pole maintenance, handing out poles, performing pond checks
- Weighing fish at weigh stations/recording information
- Accepting entry cards at Tournament HQ table
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Website: www.tpwd.texas.gov/spdest/visitorcenters/tffc

This opportunity has multiple shifts, see schedule tab to sign up.

06/01/2019

Free Fishing Day volunteers will assist in greeting guests, working the Angler's Pavilion, weigh catfish for the tournament and more!

Available Positions:  12

Sign up for: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm


06/01/2019

Free Fishing Day volunteers will assist in greeting guests, working the Angler's Pavilion, weigh catfish for the tournament and more!

Available Positions:  11

Sign up for: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm


06/01/2019

Free Fishing Day volunteers will assist in greeting guests, working the Angler's Pavilion, weigh catfish for the tournament and more!

Available Positions:  14

Sign up for: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Region: Prairies and Lakes, Pineywoods

5550 FM 2495

Athens, TX 75752

(903) 670-2272 x

Parking/Arrival information will be sent the week before the event.

Minimum Age: 16

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Rebecca Sellers

(903) 670-2266

This event will take place outdoors. Participants should be prepared to be outdoors all day including sunscreen/hat/sunglasses, or rain gear if appropriate.