UPDATE: Due to the possibility of heavy rain and flooding predicted for this Saturday morning, the Devens Fishing Derby will now take place this Sunday, May 18th from 9 a.m. – noon.
2014 Youth Fishing Derby, Mirror Lake, Devens on Saturday, May 17, 2014
Registration: 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Fishing Derby: 9 a.m. to noon
Prizes for the ‘biggest ﬁsh‛ will be awarded in the following age groups:
- 6 and under
- 7 to 10 years
- 11 to 15 years
Special prize drawing for all participants!
To register, contact Kim Walsh, Devens Recreation at (978) 772-8875 or visit devenscommunity.com.
Rules and Regulations:
- All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
- Participants must wear life safety jackets
- Participants must provide own ﬁshing equipment and bait
- Participants must provide a large bucket to transport caught ﬁsh for immediate measurement
- Caught ﬁsh will be returned quickly to Mirror Lake under the “Catch & Release Program”
- For everyone‛s safety, look around and behind you before casting a ﬁshing line into the lake
- Fishing poles must be attended by participants at all times for safety reasons
- When walking with your ﬁshing rod, be sure that your hook is attached to the rod
- NO SWIMMING!