Kids, get ready to bait and catch at fish derby
DERRY — The Derry Lions Club will host the annual Derry Lions Kids Fish Derby at Hood Pond from 8 a.m. to noon May 4, rain or shine.
Kids ages 3 to 15 are invited to participate. Participant ribbons will be given to the first 100 kids to register for the fish derby. Registration is free.
Donations are accepted to defray the cost of the 400 trout stocked for the derby. Trophies will be awarded for first, second and third place in several categories of fish.
Light refreshments will be available for a nominal charge. Any local merchant interested in placing an ad should call Keith Hembrough at 231-9278. Anyone interested in joining the Derry Lions, a part of the world’s largest civic organization, can call Keith or stop at the fishing derby.
Calling all photogenic Monarchs fans
MANCHESTER — The Manchester Monarchs, the top affiliate of the 2012 Stanley Cup Champions Los Angeles Kings, have partnered with Papa Gino’s Pizzeria and D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches to launch the Monarchs Super Fan Photo Contest.
Monarchs fans can enter the photo contest by purchasing their favorite menu item at any Papa Gino’s or D’Angelo locations in New Hampshire and pose for a picture while wearing their best Monarchs apparel. Fans then submit their photos to email@example.com along with contact information to be entered to win one of three prizes or fans can share their pictures on the Monarchs Facebook page for submission into the contest.
Submissions are being accepted through April 11. Five finalists will be selected and their pictures will be posted to the Monarchs Facebook page where fans can “like” their favorite finalist picture April 12-14 to determine the winners.
The grand prize winner will receive a luxury suite for 16 people at a Monarchs home game for the 2013-2014 season and a post-game meet and greet with Monarchs players.