© St. Petersburg Times, published May 3, 2002
(All phone numbers begin with 727 unless noted)
SATURDAY: YMCA Kids Fishing Rodeo, Pier 60, Clearwater Beach, 461-9622.
SATURDAY-SUNDAY: Suncoast Kingfish Classic, Kingfish Wharf, Treasure Island, Treasure Island Charities, 363-0071.
SATURDAY-SUNDAY: Fishing Tournament, Port Hudson Marina, 869-8190.
MONDAY: West Coast Fly Fishing Club monthlymeeting, St. Thomas Aquinas Church, New Port Richey, 856-8116.
MONDAY: Brandon Bass Bandits monthly meeting, Oakfield Lanes, Brandon, (813) 741-1378.
TUESDAY: Port Hudson Fishing Club monthly meeting, Port Hudson Marina, 869-8190.
UPCOMING: Spanish Mackerel Tournament, May 18, Billy's Stone Crab, Tierra Verde, 542-3900.
TODAY: Fly-tying, Bill Jackson's, 576-4169.
SATURDAY: Fly-casting, Bill Jackson's, 576-4169; World Class Outfitters, (813) 968-3736; Saltwater Fly Fisherman, Clearwater, 443-5000.
SUNDAY: Beginners fishing course, Vinbob's Bait and Tackle Depot, 320-8544.
SATURDAY: Free kayak demo, Sweetwaters Kayaks, Tierra Verde, 906-0708.
WEDNESDAY: Safe boating, Tampa, (813) 835-4118.
THURSDAY: Safe boating, Madeira Beach, 587-7873.
THURSDAY: Safe boating, St. Pete Beach, 867-3088.
DAILY: Tram tour, Boyd Hill Nature Park, 893-7326.
SATURDAY: Guided hike, Brooker Creek Preserve; 943-4003.
SATURDAY: Guided Walk, Weedon Island Preserve, 217-7208.
-- Send information to Outdoors, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731. All items must be typed and arrive 10 days before the event. Include event name, time, address and phone number.