Learn kayaking basics at free workshop

Learn kayaking basics at free workshop

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Officials with Pascagoula Parks and Recreation are giving people the chance to learn the basics of many water sports. Wednesday, there will be a SmartStart Paddling Workshop.

The free event will be at the Scranton Nature Center, located at 3928 Nathan Hale Avenue, at 5:30 p.m.

The SmartStart Paddling Workshop will provide basic information on kayaking and other paddle sports, and what you should know before going on the water. The course is an American Canoe Association sanctioned course held by an ACA certified instructor.

There will not be any on-water training for this course, and no equipment is required. The course is free and open to the public.

Advance registration is requested by calling Pascagoula Parks and Recreation at 228-938-2356.

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