The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office will be hosting a free senior citizens fishing derby on  Friday, May 2nd. This fun day of fishing will take place at the CPSO pond behind the jail on Broad Street in Lake Charles.

 The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office will host the Annual Senior Citizen’s Fishing Derby on Friday, May 2 from 7:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the CPSO Farm Pond behind the Calcasieu Correctional Center at 5400 E. Broad Street in Lake Charles.

Participants are asked to bring their own fishing gear (only one per person, please).  The CPSO will provide help in baiting the lines, removing fish from the hook, if requested, and bait shrimp for catching catfish.

Refreshments will be furnished.  All senior citizens in the parish are invited at no charge.

For more information, please call 263-4563.