Information on Remaining Meetings And Events In 2018
November 13 – Tying meeting at the Parks and Recreation bldg across from City Hall in Richland MS, 6:30.
November 20 – Magnolia Fly Fishers’ regular November meeting, Bass Pro, 6:30.
Mr. Chris Wells of the MDEQ will go over Mississippi RESTORE projects on the coast, which include “approximately 3 acres of intertidal reefs and 77 acres of subtidal reef habitat” for Grand Bay NERR.
December 11 – Christmas Party!
Richland tying location. Cynthia is coordinating.
CHRISTMAS Potluck notice
Our Christmas dinner will be December 11, 6:30 pm, Richland (where we tie flies)
If your LAST NAME begins with A, B, C, D you are the salad people.
If your LAST NAME begins with E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L you are the entree people. Entrees can be meatless
If your LAST NAME begins with M, N, P, R through Shropshire you are the vegetable/ sides people
If your LAST NAME begins Skinner through the end of the alphabet you are the dessert people
Club will furnish plates, napkins, flatware, diet coke, coke, and ice.
This is always a good time for members and their children and spouses. Hope to see everyone there.
Fly Fishing Events of Club Interest
April 6 – New Orleans Fly Fishing Expo – Featuring Jon Cave
The New Orleans Fly Fishers Club is proud to announce the Inaugural New Orleans Fly Fishing Expo! The Expo will be held on April 6th, 2019 from 8am to 4pm. The venue for the Expo is the Deutches Haus, along the banks of Historic Bayou St. John, in New Orleans, LA. We are also proud to announce that Jon Cave will be our Featured Guest for the Expo. Jon Cave is a well renowned fly-fishing angler, fly tyer, guide, casting instructor, and author. Here’s more about Jon from his website: http://www.jonbcaveflyfishing.com/aboutjoncave.html
Jon Cave is an author/photographer/lecturer and a USCG licensed guide. He has been a professional fly casting and fly tying instructor for over 25 years and is the founder of the longest established flyfishing school in the South. Jon has taught thousands of students and trained guides at various international locations. Jon’s credentials include an M.S. Degree in Natural Resources with special concentration in fisheries. He is a member of the Team Sage Advisory Staff, Rio Advisory Staff, Team Tibor, and Umpqua‘s Contract Tyer Program.
Jon will be hosting fly-fishing and casting seminars. In addition to our featured guest, the Expo will feature casting demonstrations/instruction, fly tying demonstrations/exhibits, Iron Fly competition, auctions, raffles, and equipment displays. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Casting For Recovery, Inc. We are very excited about the upcoming Expo, and we hope you can join us for this exciting event!