Friday May 1, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO) will host the Annual Senior Citizen’s Fishing Derby.  
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Calling all parish seniors, don't miss the Annual Senior Citizen's Fishing Derby Friday, May 1.  This event has become well attended and popular among area seniors.  The Fishing Derby will get underway from 7:00 – 11:00 a.m. and take place at the CPSO Farm Pond, located behind the Calcasieu Correctional Center at 5400 E. Broad Street in Lake Charles.

This is a free event.  Participants will need to bring their own fishing gear (one per person), but the CPSO will provide help with baiting the lines.  If needed, they will also assist with removing the fish from the hook and bait shrimp for catching catfish
            
All area seniors are invited to attend and complementary refreshments will be served. 
For more information, please call (337) 263-4563.