NEWTON — The annual Country Pond Ice Fishing Derby, originally scheduled for Sun., February 7, will be held Sun., February 21, from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Country Pond Fish and Game Club in Newton. Registration starts at 5:30 a.m. The public is welcome. Masks and hand sanitizer will be required to enter the building for registration. Social distancing is to be maintained at all times.
The registration fee is $10.00. Cash prizes will be awarded: largest pickerel or pike, $250.00, largest white perch, $125.00, largest yellow perch, $75.00, largest miscellaneous fish, $50.00.
Rules: no bass, no power augers before 7:00 a.m., no lead sinkers under one ounce. The Judges’ decisions are final.
Door prizes will be awarded to all children under age 12.
Food will be available on and off the ice.
This event is ice and weather permitting. For ice out information, call 603-382-5681. For more information on the event, contact Jim Nishina at email@example.com or 603-793-0038.