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Ron Draper Kids Fishing Derby













The Ron Draper Kid's Fishing Derby is a free event

held at Reed City Lake the second Saturday in June.

All you need to bring is your own poles and bait. No minnows allowed! 


The Registration/Check-in will begin at 8:30 am and fishing will be from 9:00-10:00 am.      

At 9:00am we will signal the start of the fishing and at 10:00am we will signal the end of fishing. There will be an awards ceremony and refreshments following.  


 or stop by the Hollis Recreation Center. 

All participants registered by May 31st  are guaranteed a prize.  

Fishing is allowed at Reed City Lake with a current HPD fishing permit and an Illinois Fishing License.  Register online for the fishing permit or stop by the Recreation Center.


Date: Saturday, June 8, 2024

Time: 8:30am              Registration/Check in Begins

          9:00-10:00am     Fishing

Ages: 8 and under

          9-11 years

          12-15 years

Location: Reed City Lake

Cost: FREE


    For more information please contact 697-2929 and press 1 for the Rec Center

or stop by the our office at Hollis Recreation Center located at 1010 S Vine in Mapleton

during office hours of

Monday -Thursday  8 am - 8 pm; Friday 8 am - 4 pm and Saturday 8 am - 1 pm.  


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