Canoeing, kayaking, archery, fishing and shooting sports will be happening at the annual Youth Outdoor Skills Day in Jackson County! Jackson County Conservation will be hosting the event on Saturday, August 31 from 9 am – Noon at the Hurstville Fishing Pond. Youth ages 7-17 are invited to participate in hands-on outdoor recreation activities led by knowledgeable instructors. Advance registration is required to participate and is limited to the first 40 registrants. All equipment for activities will be provided. Event is free. Parents and guardians are welcome to stay or drop off youth. For more information or to sign up contact the Hurstville Interpretive Center at (563) 652-3783. The Hurstville Fishing Pond is located 1 mile north of Maquoketa on the west side of Highway 61, across from the Hurstville Interpretive Center, off 63rd Street.