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2018 Youth Fishing Derby
October 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
New Bern Parks and Recreation presents the 2018 Youth Fishing Derby on Saturday, October 20 from 9am-12pm at Lawson Creek Park. The event is free but pre-registration is strongly encouraged and participants must check in before fishing. Check in time will be 7:30am to 9:00am. All children ages 5-16 are eligible to participate but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist participants. Equipment such as fishing poles, line, and bait will be provided as long as supplies last. If you have a fishing pole please bring it! There will also be a casting contest for participates who would like to enter. Fishing will end at 12pm, followed by a hot dog lunch and awards presentation for participants.
Registration is now underway at New Bern Parks & Recreation Administration Office, 1307 Country Club Rd, West New Bern Recreation Center, Stanley White Recreation Center, or online at www.newbern.recdesk.com.
For more information, please contact Kari Ann Warren at 252.639.2922.