WALLINGFORD - Youth ages eight to 15 are encouraged to participate in a free Emmet County Youth Fishing Day 12:30-4 p.m. Saturday, June 1.
Meet at the Law Center in Estherville at 12:30 p.m. Transportation will be provided to Jordet's pond south of Wallingford. The youth will be served lunch.
The first 40 youth anglers will receive a free T-shirt.
There will door prizes and trophies awarded.
After a fun-filled and instructional afternoon of fishing, the youth will be returned to the Law Center at 4 p.m.
For more information and to register, please call the Emmet County Nature Center at 712-867-4422. Emmet County Conservation, Emmet County Sheriff's Department and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources host the event.