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Black Girls Fish & Black Boys Boat




Registration for our Falls Lake Camp opens on Sunday, July 14th by 12pm.

Day 1

August 17, 2024

Fishing FUNdamentals!

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This is an outdoor event at Falls Lake in Durham, NC for 30 participants ages

8 – 12. Topics will include:


  • Check in, breakfast and snacks

  • Fishing Learning Stations: Tying Knots, Baiting Hooks, Parts of the Rod, and Casting

  • Lunch

  • Lake shore and Pier Fishing

  • Review, Photos and Games 

Drop-off time is 10:00 am and Pickup is 3:00 pm.

Day 2

August 18, 2024

On Water Boating Event

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This is an outdoor, on-water boating event at Falls Lake for 30 participants ages 8 – 12. Topics will include:


  • Boat Safety

  • Parts of the Boat

  • Types of Boat Fishing: Kite-fishing, Trolling, Bottom fishing, Reading sonars and compass

  • Boat Driving Lessons

  • More Shore Fishing! 

Drop-off time is 10:00 am and Pickup is 3:00 pm.

This program is a 2-day program. The cost for the program has been funded by a grant provided by the National Parks Foundation.

To be eligible for participation, your child must commit to being present for both event days: SaturdayAugust 17, 2024, and Sunday, August 18, 2024.

Space is limited. Registration will close on July 22, 2024 and selected participants will be notified by July 24, 2024

If your child is selected you will receive an email confirmation with further instructions and action items to secure their registration.

For questions or volunteer opportunities please contact 

Erica Quillet at


One application per child. The camp is open to first-time campers only. If we are unable to fill our slots we will open the application up to return campers. 

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