Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Date: Saturday, August 25, 2012
Location: Lake Jorgenson (Located behind the St. Petersburg Main Library)
Cost: FREE (This event is open to the public; Register on event day)
Info: (727) 893-7441 or Jim Belcher at (727) 823-8383; St. Pete Library Website Calendar Listing
City of St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation and the Civitan Club of St. Petersburg will host this annual end-of-summer event at Lake Jorgenson. The event kicks-off at 9 a.m. by honoring Dennis Crenshaw, a former high school teacher and advocate for youth outdoor recreation activities. The Fish-a-Thon officially begins at 9:30 a.m. with 9-to 15-minute fishing intervals. Prizes will be awarded throughout the event at the end of each fishing period.
NOTE: Everything is provided for the contest, including cane fishing poles and bait. Personal fishing equipment is not allowed. Close-toe shoes and sunscreen are strongly suggested.
(Located behind St. Petersburg Main Library)
3745 9th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33713