Handmade Fishing Rods Workshop February 11 & 12 at Schrader Center
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

february, 2017

sat11febAll Daysun12Handmade Fishing Rods Workshop(All Day) Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

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Construct your own fishing rod February 11 & 12 at the Schrader Center in Oglebay Park.

Begin by learning modern and primitive methods of rod construction, as well as its history and practical applications. Then progress through the steps of installing handles, reel seat, attaching eyes, applying a decorative wrap and coating. The finished product will be a full cork grip, 6 1/2 ft. graphite rod in the color of your choice. All materials and tools provided.

Meets 10am-4pm Saturday, February 11 and 1-4pm Sunday, February 12. Open to ages 16 & up. Ages 12-15 may participate with accompanying adult.

$172.50 ($150 OI members). Register online or call 304-242-6855.

More about the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.


february 11 (Saturday) - 12 (Sunday)


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700