Attendance keeps building at duck house event

Patrick Fisher, Staff Writer

This year has been a little bit of a shock for us.

The shock that John Wolf and other organizers of the seventh annual Wood Duck Box Building Day had was probably understandable as 311 youths, age 16 and younger, attended the event at New Prague’s KC Hall on Sunday, surpassing last year’s attendance by 83.

Members of the Minnesota Waterfowl Association’s Scott-Le Sueur Chapter, which runs the event, knew early on that the numbers were going to be big, since they surpassed last year’s attendance two hours into the four-hour event.

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