The 2018 14th Annual Fishing Derby will on on July 21, 2018 at the Sweedtown Pond. Fishing begins at 9:00 am and continues till noon.
At noon a hot dog lunch will be served, and prizes to follow soon after.
The club is seeking prize donations for the kids. If you would like to donate prizes for the kids, please bring prizes to a CKSC meeting on May 17, June 21, or July 19. Or call Mike Dudenas at 906-250-3449 for pickup.
KIDS FISHING DERBY 2017
A total of 243 kids registered for the 13th annual Kids Fishing Derby sponsored by the Calumet-Keweenaw Sportsmen’s Club in conjunction with Calumet Township.
The event at the Swedetown Pond was a huge success with the kids enjoying a wonderful day of fishing, a great lunch, a goodie bag and taking home over 150
raffle prizes including a boys and girls bicycle. The seven largest fish caught received special recognition and a fishing related prize
Thank you to Greg Nakkula for his outstanding work organizing the event and thank you to the club members and volunteers registering the kids, setting up rods, applying worms, measuring fish, cooking lunch and organizing and dispersing prizes.
Prizes were donated by the following people and businesses. The kids want to thank them for their generosity:
Mark and Tess Alhborn, Ron Blau, Dave Crouch, Bill Darnnell
John and JoAnn Dudenas, Brian and Barry Harter, Bill Jahns, Paul Malnar
Paul Lehto, Jeff Peltier, Dave Richards, Tom Rozich
Bob Sanderson, Jim Schultz, Steve Staricha, A-1 Toilets
ABLE Property Management, Amerhart, Burger King Calumet, Campioni’s True Value
Cedar Creek Distribution, Certainteed, Copper Country Walleye Association, Copper Island Printing
Finlandia Book Store, Hallmark Distribution, Hancock Bottling, Hardee’s Houghton
JP Fast Track Lube, Keweenaw Women’s Round Table, Louie’s Super Foods, Manion’s Wholesale
McGann Building Supply, Metal Sales, Michigan Sea Grant, Northend Excavating
Northside Auto, Pat’s IGA, Peterlin Distributing, Superior National Bank
Toni’s Country Kitchen, Trussworks, Vollwerth’s, Walt’s Crawlers
Wausau Supply, Woolf Distribution, Americinn Calumet, Daily Mining Gazette
Great Lakes Mutual Insurance, 97.7 The Wolf, TV6, TV10.
This information was sent to the Daily Mining Gazetee