What is Kids Can Catch?

It's fishing made fun for all ages and abilities! At Kids Can Catch events, community and corporate partners invite you to give fishing a try, and learn about fish conservation and responsible angling. If the bite is on, you might just catch a fish.

How can I participate?

Find an upcoming event in a community near you. Click on the event listing to find out if you need to register or if its a drop-in event. It's always a good idea to bring your own fishing rod.  Check back regularly or follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updated event listings.

Upcoming Events

  • June 3, 2017 - Lacombe
  • June 10, 2017 - Fort Saskatchewan 
  • June 16, 2017 - Slave Lake
  • June 17, 2017 - Cochrane
  • July 8, 2017 - Provost
  • July 8, 2017 - Stettler
  • July 9, 2017 - Coronation
  • July 24, 2017 - Lamont

Host a Kids Can Catch event in your community!

Kids Can Catch is a province-wide program in which ACA teams up with community and corporate partners to make these family fishing event happen.  ACA has a Tackle Box of tools and resources to help you plan and promote your event. Contact Sheila Campbell at 780-410-1979 or sheila.campbell@ab-conservation.com for details.

Become an event partner

Interested in helping make Kids Can Catch a success in the communities where you do business? There are many ways to get involved from employee volunteering to sponsorship. Contact Sheila Campbell at 780-410-1979 or sheila.campbell@ab-conservation.com.

Special thank you to Dow Chemical Canada.

"Sponsoring the Kids Can Catch Program is part of Dow's ongoing commitment to sustainability," says Shawna Bruce, Dow. "We are pleased to be part of promoting conservation in communities where we all work, live and play."

Thank you Dow and all event organizers, partners and volunteers for helping kids and their families get out fishing.