Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing, a youth fishing day event, is a collaboration between the VPA Foundation, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, local conservation organizations, and local businesses.

Activities include: casting, fish cleaning, fish shocking, backyard bass, safety, conservation and more! Participants will receive a free fishing pole, tackle box, lures and a light lunch.

There is a competition for the biggest fish caught and an awards ceremony at the end of the day.


Registration is FULL. Call 574-299-4765 to be on put on the waiting list.





[You can also call 574-299-4765 or visit the O’Brien Center to register in-person.]


This is a FREE event.

Additional Information

  • This event is only for ages 7-17.
  • All participants must be accompanied by a guardian.

Print these forms and bring them the day of the event: