Though you don’t need a license, season dates, bag limits and all other fishing regulations must be followed on Free Fishing Day. Anglers fishing for brood stock Atlantic salmon in the Merrimack and lower Pemigewasset rivers must have a fishing license along with a special Atlantic Salmon broodstock permit.
Also on Saturday, June 1, New Hampshire’s six state fish hatcheries will be open to visitors from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop in and see where the state raises more than a million trout each year that are stocked into New Hampshire’s rivers, lakes and ponds.
Hatcheries are located at Berlin, Milford, New Hampton, New Durham (Powder Mill), Twin Mountain and Warren. Find directions at fishnh.com/Inside_FandG/hatcheries_visitor_centers.htm.
Middlebrooks, Nava head to Derry June 17
DERRY — Red Sox rising stars Daniel Nava and Will Middlebrooks will sign autographs at La Carreta Mexican Restaurant, 35 Manchester Road, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on June 17.
Prices range from $20 to $79.
Visit Newenglandpicture.com or call 818-2007 for details.
Women, take this free self-defense seminar
DERRY — A free self-defense workshop for women will be held June 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. at ATA Martial Arts in Derry, Sportszone, second floor.
All women, friends and mothers are invited to attend, as long as they are 8 or older.
The event is free, but call to register at 472-4022. Wear comfortable clothing. There will be a question-and-answer time following the seminar. Visit derryata.com.