Above, Fifth grader Kira Paredes of Clairton shows off her catch May 29 at Peters Run in Jefferson Hills during a fishing outing sponsored by the CASTLE project (Clairton After School Teaching-Learning Experience).
• Get tips on upgrading your picnics at a Gourmet Picnicking Workshop hosted by outdoors editor John Hayes. Includes picnic refrigeration, safety, charcoal and gas grilling, and cooking demonstrations. 1-3 p.m. June 29 at Moraine State Park, Butler County. $40 includes food tasting and recipes. Details, registration at http://old.post-gazette.com/pgu or 412-263-1302.