Special to Reflector-Chronicle
Big Brothers Big Sisters will be holding their 8th Annual O-”Fish”-al Youth Fishing Derby at Fr. Padilla Pond in Herington on June 1st.
The fishing derby is open to all area youth. Participants in the derby will receive bait, an event photo, lunch, prizes, and a ball cap. Kids will compete in several categories during the event including Biggest Fish Caught, Smallest Fish Caught, and Most Fish Caught. There will also be a casting contest to win additional prizes. Entry fee for the event is $20. Scholarships for youth in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program are provided by the Community Foundation of Dickinson County. All proceeds go towards providing mentoring services for youth in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
Any interested people should contact the Big Brothers Big Sisters office at (785) 263-2116 or come to the office at 203 N. Cedar, Abilene, for a registration form. All entries need to be submitted to Big Brothers Big Sisters by May 30th.