Want to hook a kid on fishing? Come to the annual fishing derby every June at the Washington Township Recreation Center. The fishing and worms are free so grab your pole, family and come out and enjoy the day. You’ll see Moms, Dads and Grandparents smiling as the pictures are taken. Prizes and trophies for all. Children ages 6-15 are encouraged to participate and try this event.
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CAME OUT FOR OUR 2018 FISHING DERBY – A GREAT TIME WAS HAD BY ALL – ALL PHOTOS TAKEN AT THE EVENT ARE AVAILABLE HERE:
Next Year’s Derby is planned for Saturday, June 1, 2019. If you are planning on attending, please fill out the registration form which will be published below approximately 60 days before the event and bring it to the derby – registration is between 8:00 – 9:00AM. The Fishing Derby starts at 9AM and lasts until 12 Noon. We supply free worms however you are permitted to bring your own bait and lures. We stock the ponds with approximately 400 pounds of Catfish for the Derby. There are other fish also in the ponds – mainly Bluegills.