Sixth Annual Free Kids Fishing Derby Set for May 31st
The sixth annual Free Kids Fishing Derby sponsored by Colby Community College and the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) will be held on Saturday, May 31, from 9 a.m.-12 noon at Villa High Pond.
There is no charge to participate. However, those who participate must pre-register to be eligible for prizes. Enrollment forms are available by contacting Barry Kaaz or Sami Tolle at the college. Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Officials from KDWP will be assisting and providing information on fishing topics. The pond will be stocked with Channel Catfish purchased by Pheasants Forever.
The Colby Walmart donated fishing tackle worth $300 to be given away during the event, and a food vendor will be located at the site.