GRDA, sponsors donate $2K to Kids Fishing Derby

Pictured with some excited kids are Danny Downum, Claremore Lake Ranger, David Daniel, Claremore Lake Langer Supervisor/Fishing Derby Coordinator and Laura Townsend, Manager Marketing Programs/Community Relations for GRDA, presenting the annual sponsorship for the July 4 Kids Fishing Derby.

Park Opens at 7 a.m. with fishing until 10 a.m.

The first 400 kids receive a free rod and reel and everything needed to fish for the derby. GRDA has been the major sponsor for this event for over 10 years. Various other businesses and individuals in the community donate to this annual event, held at Claremore Lake Park on the morning of July 4.