The South Lancaster Fish and Game Club is gearing up for the summer season. The club believes in providing opportunities for youth to gain experience in outdoor recreation while learning the importance of conservation ethics.
On Saturday, July 4, 2015, the club's annual kids fishing derby will be held at the South Lancaster Wharf. This free of charge event is open to all youth ages 5-15. The morning includes a barbecue for all participants, and prizes. Fishing rods and worms are also supplied. Participants will have to opportunity to fish alongside NHLer Jesse Winchester, and the OPP Marine Unit will also be on hand providing short boat rides.
Last year's derby welcomed over 90 children.
Pre-registration is a must and can be done by contacting Shawna Rousseau at 613-551-5595 or Sherry Davis at 613-361-9665. For more information on the club, check out their website at www.southlancasterfishandgameclub.com