Nature Center sponsors children’s fishing event


The Delta Rivers Nature Center in Pine Bluff will hold a spring break fishing event.

One hundred tagged channel catfish, including at least two big blue catfish, will be tagged and released at in Arkansas lakes and ponds. Any child who catches a tagged fish should go to the nature center to claim their prize.

The fish will be stocked in the MacArthur Park pond in Little Rock; the Martin Luther King Jr. Park pond in Pine Bluff; the Craighead Forest Park pond in Jonesboro; and Wells Lake in Fort Smith.

The Delta Rivers Nature Center is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Details: contact the center at 870-534-0011.