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Event Category: National Fishing and Boating Week
Date of Event: June 01, 2013 (Saturday)
Time of Event: 9:00am
Event Site: Blackwater NWR Hog Range Pond
Event Description: Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge will hold their 10th Annual Youth Fishing Fun Day on Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. This family-friendly event will be held at Hog Range Pond on Refuge property located off Route 335. Youths 15 years old and under can pre-register for the event by calling 410-901-6124, or beginning at 8:30 am on June 1 at the pond. Fishing will begin at 9:00 am and end at 12 noon. Bait and fishing equipment will be provided, or you can bring your own. The number of “loaner” fishing rods is limited, so it is recommended you bring your own if you have one. Experienced adults will be available to assist the young fishermen in catching his or her fish. This is a non-competitive, catch-and-release event, meant to introduce children to the fun of fishing. Each registered youth will receive a free t-shirt, a lunch ticket (hot dog, soda, and chips), a door prize ticket, and other “freebies”.
Geographic Region: US - Northeast
State/Province: Maryland
Contact Information: Blackwater NWR 2145 Key Wallace Drive Cambridge, MD 21613 410-901-6124
Event URL: http://www.fws.gov/blackwater


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