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13th Annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK

Date: 

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 08:00

Location: 

Kansas City Kansas Community College

Description: Urban American Outdoors TV (UAOTV) and the Kansas City Kansas Community College will host the 13th Annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK. The free Saturday fishing excursion will be held on May 19, 2018 at Kansas City Kansas Community College Pond at 7250 State Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas 66112. Partnering host this year includes KPRS, Gates Bar-BQ, F.A.C.T.S Tutoring Services, NPS Healthy Park Healthy People. The Kids Derby is free for youngsters between the ages of 4 to16, and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All registered participants must bring their own pole, bait, and bucket to take home their catch. There will be loaner poles available for those who need one after which must be returned. If you are interested in having your youngsters participate, go to www.urbankidsfish.com and sign up, if you have any questions call us at 913-334-5177. The event is limited to the first 250 kids and release must be signed. The young anglers who have the winning catches will receive gifts and other outstanding prizes. For the biggest fish there will be a $100.00 prize. Parts of the derby will be filmed for an upcoming segment on Urban American Outdoors TV with host Wayne Hubbard. UAOTV airs weekly on Bounce TV on Saturday morning at 7:30 am and offers sports enthusiast’s a chance to view outdoors from a different perspective. Wayne Hubbard has for the past 19 years been sharing his outdoor adventures, conservation tips, green ideas, wildlife information, STEAM education and has mentored over 100,000 youth in the greater Kansas City area. So if you’re a parent, gather up the children and enjoy a day of family fun. The event is free, and there will be plenty of family fun, fishing and volunteers. Registration forms will also be on site or go online at www.urbankidsfish.com to sign up. For additional information or should you have any questions please contact Candice Price, Executive Producer Urban American Outdoors at 913-334-5177 #urbankidsfish Submitted by: Candice Price Urban American Outdoors

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