Fly Fishing and Fly Tying

 

Single Day Event: Thursday, Nov. 8; 1:30-3:30

Location: Pleasant Hill Library, 5151 Maple Drive, Pleasant Hill

Cost: $12

Class Limit: 10

 

Fly fishing, the art of fooling fish with little tufts of fur and feathers, has been practiced and reported for nearly 2,000 years. In this introductory course discussion will include the equipment, flies and fish that are chased using this technique. The second part of the session will be an overview of fly tying followed by practice in building a fly.

 

Instructor David Oliver is a newly retired professor from Iowa State University who has fly fished in over half the US and has taught the sport locally for 15 years. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Hawkeye Fly Fishing Association.

 

 

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