Kids 13 and younger can fish for free this Saturday, July 19 at the July Jubilee Free Fishing Event held at Pony Village Mall, North Bend. The jubilee celebrates the anniversary of North Bend.
Join Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. for spinner making and fish identification games. Kids can catch a trout inside the mall, and no fishing poles, bait or licenses are needed. The pond will be set up at the east entrance to the mall near Jo-Ann Fabrics.
The mission of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is to protect and enhance Oregon’s fish and wildlife and their habitats for use and enjoyment by present and future generations. The agency consists of the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission, a commission-appointed director and a statewide staff of about 950 permanent employees. Headquartered in Salem, ODFW has regional offices in Clackamas and Roseburg with ten district offices located throughout the state. Visit www.odfw.com.