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  Calendar of Events Listing

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Clearwater Chapter TU Board Meetings. 

First Monday each month at 7 PM - All interested members are welcome to participate.

Saratoga Bridges in Clifton Park, NY

 

Disabled Veteran's Fly tying

If you would like to assist teaching disabled veterans how to tie flies, please contact Robin Hill if you are interested and to get more details.

Albanyphwff@gmail.com

Clearwater Chapter General Meetings will resume in September

No general meetings during July & August, next general chapter meeting is on Monday, September 15th.

Enjoy your summer and tight lines!

 

Battenkill Cleanups for 2014

Please join us and come see the new information kiosk built by our chapter!

Rte 313 rest area east of Cambridge, NY, near VT border.  Meet at 9 AM

Please make an effort to help us out!  We really need it to keep this going!

Many thanks go out to our partners in the Battenkill Conservancy in this effort.

 

We have donuts & coffee on arrival, do our cleanup on roadside and then serve lunch afterwards

 

Schedule for 2014. 

April 19

June 21

August 9

September 20

 

Gloversville Satellite Chapter Meetings

Gloversville Satellite Chapter of Clearwater TU meetings every Third Thursday

Location: Pine Tree Rifle Club.

At the last Gloversville Satellite Chapter meeting it was decided that a Fly Tying Group would meet on the first Thursday of the month to hone our tying skills and tell a few fish stories. Since there are some newer members, and everyone can probably use a tune up, the group will be starting with the basics. This is intended to bring everyone up to the same level and allow the group to move on and build skills along the way. This is not replacing the general chapter meeting on the Third Thursday of the month at the Pine Tree Rifle Club.

Please call\email Paul Borisenko or Ron Dorn 842-2593 for more information.  All are welcome and there is no fee to attend the Fly Tying Group

Schoharie Satellite Chapter Meetings

Meet in Curtis Mott Building at 7PM

Next meeting in September when classes resume.

More info TBA.

NYS CTU Women's Beginner Fly Fishing Events for 2014

Trout Unlimited in New York is sponsoring three Women’s beginner fly fishing events in 2014. Each event is comprised of a two-day fly fishing seminar that is designed specifically to teach women the basics of fly fishing; everything from fly-tying, to stream entomology, to equipment set up, and casting. Also the ladies will spend time fly-fishing on some beautiful trout streams both days.

2014 Planned Seminar Dates are:
• May 31st and June 1st on the Salmon River in Altmar sponsored by the Tug Hill- Black River TU 589 Chapter (20 students), this is their eighth consecutive year. If interested, please contact Lindsay Agness at lindsay.agness@rochester.rr.com

• June 21st and 22nd on the Saranac River in Plattsburgh area sponsored by the Lake Champlain TU 419 Chapter (12 students), this is their 2nd annual event. If interested, please contact Jan Opal at jopal@charter.net

• September 6th and 7th at the Carpenter’s Brook Fish Hatchery in Central NY sponsored by the Iroquois TU 002 Chapter (12 students), this is their 2nd annual event. If interested, please contact Vicky Lane at victorialn63@gmail.com

From March 1 - May 31, Trout Unlimited is offering a FREE Women's Membership to new women members!

The web link is: https://gifts.tumembership.org/women
Also, current women trial From March 1 - May 31, members can renew for half price @ the $17.50 rate.

The web link is: https://gifts.tumembership.org/member/women-renew

 

September 12 - 14th, 2014

Fiberglass Fly Rodders Fall Conclave on the Battenkill 2014

Camping on the Battenkill, Arlington, VT

Fiberglass Fly Rodders will be hosting the 2014 annual conclave on the Battenkill n Arlington, VT.

Last September 2013 was in CT on the Housatonic for a wonderful clave hosted by the legendary Glass Master himself, Mr. Andy Manchester.  This year in 2014 it will be held on the Battenkill in Arlington, VT.  Come and meet a bunch of a bunch of like minded people into building and fishing with fiberglass rods. Make new friends and go fish the Battenkill in Vermont or NY perhaps.

Attendees from last years clave have been contacted already, and camp sites at 'Camping on the Battenkill' in Arlington should be booked shortly.

All are welcome. Come one, come all!

Tight lines and Battenkill loops, Jay!

Please visit Fiberglass Fly Rodders Forum for more details on event and to contact the organizer.