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primetime49

KIDS FISHING EVENTS JUNE 20 AND JULY 14 2007

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ON JUNE 20 AT THE LIONS PARK[ACROSS FROM VEGDAHLS HARDWARE IN SPICER]WE WILL BE HAVING OUR ANNUAL WALL MARTKIDS ALL AMERICAN FISHING DERBY.IT TAKES PLACE IN THE EVENING FROM 6:30 TO 8:00.

IF YOU HAVE BEEN THERE BEFORE[LAST YEAR OVER 50 PRE-REGISTERED AND MORE CAME LATER YOU KNOW THE KIDS AND FAMILIES HAVE A BALL.

ITS FREE AND EVERY CHILD WILL RECEIVE A FREE GOODIE BAG FULL OF FISHING STUFF FROM NATIONAL AND HOPEFULLY LOCAL SPONSORS.

LAST YEARS WINNER CAUGHT AND RELEASED 14 FISH,SECOND WAS A CLOSE 11,SO DONT THINK NO FISH ARE PRESENT.BRING YOUR RODS AND TACKLE,WE WILL BAIT YOUR HOOKS WITH LIVE OR ARTIFICIAL .

BOOKLETS INSTRUCTIONAL AIDS ETC WILL ALSO BE GIVEN TO KIDS AS i HAVE PUBLISHED A 12 PAGE GUIDE TO START THESE ANGLERS OUT.TWO OTHER BOOKLETS WILL ALSO BE DISTRIBUTED.

ALSO ON JULY 14 AT SAULSBURY BEACH,NEAR SHELTER BY BOAT LANDING WE WILL HOST ANOTHER FISHING DERBY AND FISH GAMES.TIME IS 12 TO 2 P.M.

THIS IS ANOTHER EVENT THAT IS FREE AND KIDS GET TO FISH WITH INSTRUCTION.

BRING RODS AND TACKLE AGAIN.BAIT WILL BE PROVIDED.AGAIN NICE GIFT BAGS WILL BE HANDED OUT FROM NATIONAL AND HOPEFULLY LOCAL SPONSORS.

ONE THING WE ARE ASKING FOR THIS SECOND EVENT IS THAT PERSONS HAVING SOME RODS AND BOXES,TACKLE THEY NO LONGER USE ,PLEASE BRING THIS TO EVENT SO WE CAN DISTRIBUTE THIS TO FAMILIES THAT HAVE NONE.

2 YEARS AGO WE MADE IT POSSIBLE TO GET TACKLE[NEW TO 42 INDIVUALS]RODS,REELS,HOOKS AND ARTIFICIAL BAITS.

MANY KIDS AROUND HERE WOULD FISH IF THEY HAD GEAR,A HIGHLIGHT AT LAST YEARS EVENT WAS FIXING GEAR THAT WAS WORE DOWN FROM GIFTING THE YEAR BEFORE.

YOU CAN NOT DROP YOUR CHILDREN OFF WE ARE NOT DAY CARE,SO PLAN ON ASSISTING AND LEARNING ALONG WITH US.

Monday--Got our first 12 rods and reels yesterday and 3 tackle boxes,thanks

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Markley

Do you guys have a website?

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to register kids for Wall Mart tourney JUne 20 just call Peg at NLS Community Ed

320-354-2252 ext.7

if you forget you can still attend but it helps to preregister.

we have 22 registered ,last year we had over 50 by event time so give her a call.

It helps to fill bags for kids.

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sparcebag

Markly I think this is his website.

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primetime49

Until next wednesday,GONE FISHING

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Last nights Wall -Mart Kids Fishing Derby is now complete

The 28 boys and girls[number was down from52 from last year]was again a success.

The top fisherperson caught 20 fish tying the record for our I and half hour contest.

The largest fish was caught by our youngest angler.

Half the fisherpersons were girls.

Again besides prizes of rods and reels,t-shirts ,hats,and lots of tackle the Charlie Carver cash Awards went out[thanks Charlie]

The moving back one week so the new playground could be built was pretty much the reason for declining attendance as this week evening baseball and softball etc started and many of the kids with prioritys in place were off to their games.

Next year we will be back in the week of no other evening sports.

The new playground is fantastic[hats off to the Figenskaus seed and persistence in getting this built]

The kids did a group photo so you sponsors will be getting a print of this.

Again thanks, next kids tourney July 14 from 12 to 2 at Saulbury Beach Landing,it to is free thanks to sponsors,

Kids you can preregister starting now so we can get prizes and grab bags ready.

Kids fishing contest po box wink.gif 11 Spicer Mn. 56288-0011

just write and let us know if you plan to attend

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