The Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery is hosting their annual Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 2 from 8 a.m. to noon. Registration is free, but children ages 2-15 are required to have an adult with them in order to participate. Lunch will be provided by the Natchitoches Regional Medical Center starting at 11 a.m.
Fishing begins at 8 a.m. and will last until 11 a.m. Children and adults are required to bring their own fishing pole and bait. However, participants are not allowed to use live bait. Other activities will be on the premise such as hands-on activities, kiddie train ride, live animal displays and face painting.
For more information, contact the Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery at 318-352-5324