This year’s Derby will be on Saturday May 9th starting at 7:00AM. The derby will run until 10:00AM. As always, there will be trophies and prizes for the winners. After the derby, there will be the usual raffle. Refreshments will be coffee, hot chocolate and Munchkins. Meal worms will be provided to all the kids. Remember only 1 rod per child and no casting of lures. Also, the children must be able to reel in the fish by themselves. Adults may cast the line out for small children. The pond will be closed both Thursday and Friday May 7th & 8th and will be open ONLY to CHILDREN Saturday May 9th. It will reopen to members on Sunday May 10th.
RULES: 2 fish per child and you must keep the fish; No live Shiners; No artificial lures; Natural bait that can be put on a hook, i.e. (Marshmallows, worms, meal worms, powerbait, bugs, etc. are acceptable) One pole per child; Parents must be in possession of their club card; Parents must attend to and stay with their children at all times; Please be courteous to your neighbors at the pond and Most importantly, HAVE FUN! Bass or Trout may be taken. The largest fish will be mounted for that child by club members and taxidermists, Mark Balavender and Tom Rossetti. Again, have fun and bring the kids up!