31st Fishing Expedition for Special Populations set for May 11

31st Fishing Expedition for Special Populations set for May 11

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The Annual Fishing Expedition for Special Populations is set to be held on Wednesday, May 11 at Bleyer Lake in Carbondale.

The event is in its 31st year and invites over 1,600 people of all ages from schools and sheltered workshops in southern Illinois to spend a day of fun, food, and of course, fishing,

It starts at 9 a.m. and continues until 2 p.m.

It's sponsored by Frank Bleyer, Mountain Valley Properties, Mountain Valley Water of Carbondale, and the Bank of Carbondale.

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