Our annual Hook a Kid on Fishing event will be held on August 1st, 2024 from 9 am to 3 pm. Kids will get the opportunity to fish or learn to fish with local law enforcement officer. There are just a few requirements:

  • Must be from Bartholomew County
  • Must be between 9 and 13
  • No fishing experience required

Registration applications will be accepted until July 12th, 2024 at noon. Submitting an application does not guarantee a spot, as the children will be selected by a lottery draw process. If your child gets selected, you will be notified and given the location of the event no later than July 19th, 2024 at 5 pm.

Register here!

For any questions, please contact Officer Sims at bsims@columbus.in.gov


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