Program Description

Fishing

Session Dates

  • Session I - June 25 through July 6 (Closed July 4th)
  • Session III - July 23 through August 3

List of 5 items.

  • Age Level

    Boys and girls entering grades 5 through 10.
  • Tuition

    $1400 per Session . Lunch is available for an additional $75 per session.
    $1300 for Session 1. Lunch for session 1 - $67.50.
  • Director

    Christopher Theodorellis. Mr. Theodorellis is a teacher in the Huntington School District. He has been fishing the Long Island waters for over 30 years and has been an instructor for the LuHi Fishing program for 11 years. This is his 6th year as the Director of the program. He is an outstanding educator and avid outdoorsman with over 15 years of experience in teaching and young people.
  • Program Description

    Designed for the child who enjoys fishing and being on the water, this program is the first of its kind in the Long Island area. The purpose of the Fishing School is to expose children to experiences which will broaden their understanding in three key areas: fishing, boating, and environmental conservation. Under the direction of Mr. Theodorellis and an outstanding staff, the following topics will be covered: casting instruction, environmental conservation, knot tying, catch and release techniques, fish specific strategies, boating safety, reel maintenance, and life on the water as well as hands on instruction from Causeway Bait & Tackle.

    Note: One trip each session may require an 8am drop off.
  • Invited Staff

    • The Fisherman magazine
    • Hands on instruction from Causeway Bait & Tackle
    • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

Program Highlights

Fishing excursions on U.S. Coast Guard certified party boats (weather & tide permitting), fishing trips to a local lake, fishing instruction from local area experts, equipment provided by LuHi Summer Programs.