Kids fishing derby slated for Oak Openings


A kids fishing derby will be held on Saturday, July 8, from 8 a.m. to noon at Oak Openings Preserve. Kids can join Metroparks Rangers for a morning of fishing, fun and prizes. The fishing derby is open to all kids 5 to 15. Admission is free.

There will be drawings for prizes plus various contests, such as biggest fish, most fish, smallest fish and more. When the fishing is over, enjoy a hot dog and snacks while the results are being tallied.

Metroparks will supply the bait.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. and fishing begins at 9 a.m.