Derry Lions to host fishing derby
DERRY — The Derry Lions will be once again offering a Kids Fish Derby at Hood Pond on May 3.
Registration begin at 7:30 a.m. Fishing is from 8 a.m. to noon for ages 2 to 15.
Entrance to the derby is free., but donations are welcome. Ribbons will be given to each participant while supplies last. Trophies will be presented to the kids in various fish categories, including largest and smallest fish.
The Derry Lions will stock the pond with 400 trout days before the event.
Sullivan Tire offers Red Sox magnets
Winter is over and it’s finally time to play ball. Get in the swing by stopping by your local Sullivan Tire to pick up a 2014 Red Sox schedule magnet.
The magnets are available for free at all Sullivan Tire & Auto Service locations throughout New England. There is a limited supply, so it’s first come, first served.
This year’s magnet features an action shot of Dustin Pedroia during the 2013 World Series run. Pedroia is also featured in Sullivan Tire’s commercials, which will run throughout the season.
For more information and a complete list of Sullivan Tire locations, visit sullivantire.com.
Celebrate WILD N.H. Day April 19
CONCORD — Get outside and celebrate spring at Discover WILD New Hampshire Day on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord. Admission is free.
The state's Earth Day celebration is a family-friendly event sponsored by the New Hampshire Fish and Game and the N.H. Department of Environmental Services.
This action-packed outdoor festival is fun for all ages. Sample a crispy fish fillet. See retriever dogs in action. Prepare to be wowed by live animals, big trout and trained falcons. Kids can try archery or air rifle activities, cast with the "Let's Go Fishing" program and create wildlife crafts.