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Lifestyles

Annual fishing expo set for May 20

PERU — The 19th annual kid’s free fishing expo will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20, at Baker Lake in Peru.

The event will feature a free beginning fishing “how-to” clinic for boys and girls ages 6 and up, with sessions starting every 15 minutes; free fishing games with prizes; casting games; live fishing displays; free fishing literature and door prizes; tips from professional fisherman and more.

Bait will be provided.

A limited number of fishing poles will be available for loan.

There will also be food, drinks and snacks.

For more information, contact Mark Dudek at 815-220-3901, Tom Wall at 815-223-3671 or visit www.better-fishing-assoc.org.

The lake is located on Airport Road north of Shooting Park Road and one-half mile south of Wenzel Road.

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