Family fishing event Friday at Melham

Staff Writer

A Family Fishing event is scheduled 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 22, at Melham Park in Broken Bow. The event is hosted by Nebraska Game and Parks.

The Fort Kearny based Nebraska Game & Parks Family Fishing Nebraska trailer will be on hand for those without fishing equipment. Bait is provided. The event is free!

Family Fishing is a Nebraska Game and Parks program designed to help make a family fishing adventure possible and rewarding. Family Fishing Nights occur across the state at Family Friendly Lakes, where participants will find loaner fishing equipment, bait and staff ready to assist. At these events, Game and Parks staff and Certified Fishing Instructors teach families the basics of this fun and relaxing activity.