In honor of the 70th anniversay of D-Day, veterans are invited to Meremac Springs Trout Park for the "Free Veterans' Fishing Day".
On Friday, June 6 from 6:30am-1:00pm, all veterans will get a free fishing license, daily tag, and the park entrance fee will be waived.
Hot dogs and refreshments will be served as part of the fun-filled day.
The Healing Water organization will teach fly fishing to interested veterans.
The park's fishery and trout hatchery is administered by the Missouri Department of Conservation.
Maramec Spring Park is located on Highway 8 about six miles southeast of St. James. For more information on the Veterans's Free Fishing Days, contact the park at (573)265-7387.