Fishing Derby set for July 12

By Steve Sell
July 04, 2014

The McPherson Recreation Commission and the McPherson Junior Bassmasters will be hosting the eighth annual McPherson Community Fishing Derby on Saturday, July 12, at Lakeside Park.

This is a free family event.

Registration is scheduled from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the park, with no pre-registration. 

Age divisions include 6-and-under, 7-11 and 12-15. Fishing starts at 5 p.m. and runs through 7 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony.

The Junior Bassmasters will be selling hot dogs and chips as a fundraiser.

For more information, call 620-241-0363 or visit the website at