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2023 Doylestown Borough Fishing Derbies


The Doylestown Borough Youth Fishing Program, sponsored by the Borough, Doylestown Rotary, Dave's Sporting Goods, and The Friends of the Borough Dam returns in 2023 with fishing derbies for youth, seniors, disabled veterans, and the handicapped. Donations and volunteers are needed! Check out the program schedule and get all the information you'll need at this link: https://www.doylestownborough.net/pages/fishing-program/


Friends Of The Borough Dam

Borough Dam in the Fanny Chapman Park

Boro Mill Hill Rd. and E. State St.


∙Clean-Up Day: Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 8 am-10 am

(Rain Date: Sunday, March 19, 8 am-10 am)

Volunteers Needed!! Please bring your rakes, etc. and help out.


∙Fish Delivered: Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 11 am

Bring your children to help stock the fish. Pizza lunch will be provided by Weis Markets, Delizia Pizza, Nat’s Pizza, Domino’s Pizza all of Doylestown and Dominick’s Pizza of Plumsteadville and served to everyone for free.


∙Youth Fishing Derby - Opening Day: Saturday, April 1, 2023 at 8 am

Free for Children Ages 16 and Under

Free burgers and hot dogs, and other refreshments


∙Second Stocking of Fish: Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 10 am


∙Seniors, Handicapped Persons, and Disabled Veterans Fishing Derby: Saturday, April 29, 2023, 8 am

(Rain Date: Sunday, April 30, 2023, 8 am)


Rods and bait will be provided for those in need!

Free Burgers and Hot Dogs and/or sandwiches and refreshments


SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE BOROUGH DAM,

DOYLESTOWN ROTARY, DAVE’S SPORTS CENTER, and the BOROUGH OF DOYLESTOWN


Your financial support is needed to keep this program alive!

Please send your tax deductible donation to:

Friends of the Borough Dam

Doylestown Borough Hall, 10 Doyle St., Doylestown, PA 18901


Old/used fishing rods and reels are also needed for use during the derbies. Items may be dropped off at Dave’s Sports Center, 1127 N. Easton Rd., Doylestown, or at Mt. Lake Pool & Patio, 4140 Skyron Drive. These items will be retrofitted for use by those in need. Donations are greatly appreciated!


Volunteers are also needed for ALL events especially fishermen for the seniors, handicapped persons, and disabled veterans fishing derby.


ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL GERRY HIGGINS, BOROUGH DAM FISHING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRMAN, AT 267-266-5687



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