The West Chester Police Department and MetroParks of Butler County are offering its “Hooked on Fishing” program this Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Voice of America Park.
The free event allows parents to enjoy fishing with their children while encouraging a discussion about the danger of drugs. The program is geared for parents and for their children between the ages of 6 to 16.
Lunch will be provided at the event by the police department.
The program will be offered again on Thursday, July 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Registration is required to attend the event. To register, call 513-759-7312 or email email@example.com and leave your name, home phone number, the number of children who will attend and if participants need a fishing pole.
The drug prevention program was previously called “Passport to Fishing.”