The North Fork Little River Committee in cooperation with the Pennyrile Resource Conservation & Development Council, Inc., Jeffers Bend Steering Committee and other sponsors will host the 16th Annual Take Kids Fishing Day from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on May 24th at Jeffers Bend Environmental Center and Botanical Gardens located on Metcalfe Lane. Awards will be given from 12PM to 1PM.
The 2014 fishing event will involve about 850 kids and 750 adults coming together at Jeffers Bend in Hopkinsville for three hours of family fun in which youngsters ages 3 to 15 fish from prizes. The prizes awarded in the four age groups of 3-5, 6-8, 9-11 and 12-15 for the smallest, largest, and most fish caught. The prizes will include 22 new bicycles, fishing equipment, outdoor chairs, etc.
Cost: $2 in advance or $3 on the day of the event.