Saturday; May 19, 2018
Date & Time  :               Saturday; May 19, 2018
                                    Registration starts 8:00 AM, Tournament 9:00AM -11AM
                                       Trophies awarded 11:15 AM
Location:                      Powder Horn Lodge/Shady Rest Pavilion at Powder Mills Park
PITTSFORD, NEW YORK - Catch the fun at the 22nd Annual Kids' Trout Fishing Derby.
This year’s Derby will be held Saturday, May 19th in Powder Mills Park at the Shady Rest and Powder Horn Lodge in conjunction with the Town of Pittsford and the Monroe County Parks Department.
The event is FREE.  Registration starts at 8:00am, for kids 15 years of age and younger.
The fishing contest will run between 9:00 to 11:00 AM, followed by an awards ceremony and fish
hatchery tour at 11:30 AM.  Complimentary refreshments will be served.
The Fish Hatchery at Powder Mill Park will be stocking fish for this event. Donations will be accepted on their behalf.  In addition, special thanks are due to The Riedman Foundation for funding and operating the Hatchery and making the Pittsford Rotary Club Fishing Derby possible.
This is the 22nd year that The Rotary Club of Pittsford will host the Kids’ Trout Fishing Tournament.
Rotarian and fishing enthusiast Harry Womeldorf organized the club’s first “Kids Derby” in 1997. Since then, over 3500 children have taken part in this Western New York event. The emphasis is on experiencing the adventure and excitement of fishing with family members of all ages.
For more information  visit or call the tournament chairperson Kevin O'Grady at 641-0668 or email
About the Rotary Club of Pittsford
The Rotary Club of Pittsford, which was chartered in 1940, embodies the philosophy of, “Service Above Self”. Pittsford Rotarians benefit from a blend of, “Fulfillment, Friendship, and Fun”. It is an organization of over 50 active and retired business and professional women and men who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in our local communities and internationally.
The Rotary Club of Pittsford meets Wednesday mornings for breakfast from 7:00 AM to 8:15 AM at the Pittsford Community Library, 24 State Street in the Village of Pittsford. New York.
For more information, please visit the Rotary Club of Pittsford at