The Goodyear Hunting & Fishing Club will host its annual Trout Derby next month on April 8 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Families and individuals can join the fun at this free event at Little Turtle Pond at Firestone Metro Park, 2400 Harrington Road, Akron.

Only children 15 and younger may fish during the event. Adults and guardians must supervise and can assist, but may not fish. Trophies will be awarded for the three largest fish caught.

Participants are encouraged to bring their own fishing equipment and bait. Some equipment and bait will be provided; the use of minnows will not be permitted. Hot dogs, chips and beverages will be available for purchase.

For more information, call 330-865-8065 or visit