The Eden Prairie Optimists Club will be hosting its annual “Floyd Berntsen Optimist Hooked On Fishing” competition from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at Round Lake Park in Eden Prairie on Saturday, June 13. This fishing derby is co-sponsored by Eden Prairie Parks and Recreation.
Kids under age 15 can register from 8-9 a.m. at the Optimists booth the day of the event. The fishing competition will be from 9-11 a.m., followed by an awards program.
Registration is limited to the first 125 youths. A parent or guardian must accompany all children. Fishing rods and bait are not provided.
First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in four age groups for the largest fish caught.
For more information on the fishing contest, contact Bruce Balfanz at Babalfanz@msn.com