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June 2: Annual Kids’ Fishing Derby. Motts Run Reservoir. Free, ages 4–16. Registration 7:30–10:30 a.m. Fishing 9 a.m. – noon. No license required. Many prizes. Bring own gear and bait. 786-8989.
June 7: Potomac River Fisheries Commission regular meeting, 9 a.m., John T. Parran Hearing Room of Commission Building, 222 Taylor Street, Colonial Beach. Agenda includes crab and oyster harvest reports, report from Pound Net Sub-committee, report on blue crab winter dredge survey, update from Blue Ribbon Oyster Panel, and review of annual fish compliance reports submitted to ASMFC.
June 16: Quail & Upland Wildlife Federation fundraiser benefiting wildlife habitat and youth programs of Virginia. Shady Grove Kennels, Remington, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Open to all. Adult sporting clay, youth shotgun and rifle shooting. Door prizes, games, raffle, silent auction. Call 703-232-3572 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 1: High Point Marina begins 18th season of Friday night tournaments. 6:30–9:30 p.m. Tournaments run every Friday until Aug. 24. $30/boat entry with 100 percent payback in prizes. Season ends with annual “classic” on Sept. 29. Call 540/895 5249.
June 15: Night catfishing. Motts Run Reservoir. 8:30 p.m.–1 a.m. Discount advance purchase prices. For details and private boat limitations, call 786-8989. Night fishing also on July 20 and Aug. 17.
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