Free family fishing derby at Jacob Krumm set for June 8

Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013 11:51 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, May 2, 2013 12:09 p.m. CDT

Jasper Conservation Connection and the Jasper County Conservation Board will partner to host the sixth annual “Hook, Line & Sinker” Family Fishing Derby beginning at 9 a.m. June 8 at the Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve.

The fishing derby is free for all ages and is scheduled on a free fishing weekend, so a fishing license is not required.

The first 100 children to register will receive a free T-shirt. To register, visit the Jasper County Conservation website at to print a registration form. Forms must be returned by May 24 to the conservation office. For more information, call (641) 792-9780.

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