The Nebraska Game and Parks Fisheries Division will be hosting a free community fishing night in Broken Bow on Friday, July 9 from 6-8 PM at Melham Park Lake. The NGPC will have their equipment available for use including rods and reels, bait, and certified fishing instructors ready to help.
All participants who are 16 or older need a valid fishing permit if they fish at the event. The Family Fishing Nebraska trailer has all of the current NGPC Fishing Guides, Fishing Forecast pamphlets for Nebraska’s Public Fisheries, and other literature available. Also available will be the Common Fishes of Nebraska identification guide, which includes more than 60 species of Nebraska fish.