The Fall Fly Tying Classes will consist of 4 nights
November 23rd and 30th -- December 7th and 14th
Each class will be from 7 to 9pm at the Mountain View Community Center
201 South Rengstorff Ave., Mountain View
Featuring useful patterns and techniques from the broad and deep field of San Jose Flycaster’s fly tiers.
This class assumes you have your own equipment and some previous experience with fly tying. Bring your vice, tools, thread, notebook. Materials will be provided for more than four patterns, 20 flies.
Must be a member of San Jose Flycasters, but you can join when you sign up.
Please sign up at the October or November club meeting or contact Bill Zuravleff.
For additional information, or to sign up contact:
Or see www.flycasters.org
Note: New to fly tying? Try our most excellent Beginning Fly Tying course which will start sometime in February.
Circle Saturday, January 30 on your new 2016 calendars!
Join us for yet another great Flycasters Annual Banquet and Conservation Fundraiser! This fun evening offers you a chance to hear our guest speaker, enjoy some great food and drink, socialize with your fellow Flycasters, an awards ceremony to give recognition to members for outstanding service throughout the year and a chance to win some valuable prizes, all while benefiting the conservation efforts of the Flycasters Conservation Committee.
Please note that the event is open to all interested in fly fishing, as well as family members and friends.
Our committee will again have a large number of raffle and silent auction prizes that include rods, reels, discounted guided trips and destination trips, float tubes, coupons for local restaurants, wines and wine tasting and a multitude of other items for the non-fly fisher. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to win some great prizes.
The evening will start at 5:30 PM with a social hour, hors d’oeuvres, free drinks, and fundraiser prize viewing and bidding. After enjoying the great selection of buffet dishes, you can enjoy an entertaining presentation from our guest speaker, followed by our annual awards ceremony and announcement of silent auction and bucket prize winners.
So, save the date, Saturday, January 30, 2016 The banquet location is again the beautiful Cupertino Room of the Cupertino Quinlan Community Center at 10185 N. Stelling Avenue just north of Stevens Creek Blvd in Cupertino, CA.
Tickets for the event will be $45 per person, same as last year and will go on sale later in the year.
Come on out and join your fellow Flycasters and friends and help raise funds for some important conservation efforts. You will not be disappointed.
Flycasters is having its annual Summer Celebration a little later this year - early Autumn - on October 10th at the Pavilion near the Casting Ponds at Los Gatos Creek Park
Les Page is BBQing again - ribs and tri-tip steak - along with hors d'oevres and salads - beer, wine and soft drinks will be on hand for everyone to enjoy
Members are invited to join the festivities from 2:00 to dusk -- October 10th
Price is only $10 per person - members can bring along family and friends
We'll start around 2:00pm for pre-dinner activities and then dinner will be served at 4:00pm
Attendees will be given a raffle ticket - Prize this year is a fly fishing reel
Sign up at the September 9 club meeting - this coming Wednesday
Let's have some fun !!!!