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Kid’s Fishing Tournament to be held May 13

Posted on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 5:22 pm

The Jefferson County Department Parks and Recreation, in cooperation with VFW Post 3777, The Missouri Department of Conservation, Home Service Oil Company and Dunn’s Sporting Goods, will be hosting a Kid’s Fishing Tournament on May 13 at the VFW Fishing Lakes, 900 VFW Drive in Festus. Activities will take place from 9 a.m. to approximately noon.
Officials and experts from our co-sponsors will be on hand to teach knowledge and skills in techniques, types of bait and fishing rules. Free hot dogs, chips and soda will be provided, as well as the opportunity to apply their newly acquired fishing skills and knowledge at the VFW lakes. (catch and release). Attendance prizes will be awarded throughout the day.
Pre-registration is required for this free program, and space is limited to the first 200 applicants. For more information, contact the Jefferson County Department of Parks and Recreation at (636) 797-5334, email at or visit our website at for program information, registration materials and on line registration!