Calendar

Apr
17
Tue
2018
Dinner Meeting & Silent Auction – April 2018 @ Joseph's Grill
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Scott Nordby, Lew Jewett & FlyChucker, will be presenting “Art in Fly Tying”

This program will appeal to all members, not just Fly Tiers.  Scott will take us on an around the world tour of some of the best fly tiers.  With flies that are truly works of art and tied creations that will make your jaw drop.

A number of people in Iowa, who never tied a fly before, saw Scott’s presentation.  They told him how much they liked the presentation.

 

The $22 Buffet Dinner is a follows:

Caesar Salad
Crisp Romaine Leaves, Fresh Parmesan Cheese, Focaccia Crouton, Caesar Dressing

Mediterranean Grilled Chicken Breast,
Chablis Creme
Fettuccini Noodles

Campers Walleye
Kansas Rice
Dried Cranberry-Pecan Butter

 

Apr
28
Sat
2018
St. Croix River Association / Namekagon River Cleanup.
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please help out the St. Croix River Association and their cleanup of the  Namekagon Rivver.  Please stay tuned to their webpage for additional detail.

Namekagon River Cleanup

Jun
2
Sat
2018
Waterfest – Fly Tying for Kids @ Lake Phalen, Minnesota, USA
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jun
14
Thu
2018
Project Healing Waters – Rush River Rendezvous @ El Paso, Wisconsin
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Details & Volunteering Form

Date:  June 14th
Location:  El Paso, Wisconsin

  • 9:15   Volunteers start to arrive
  • 10:00 Participants start to arrive and gear up
  • 10:30 Pair participants with volunteer and practice casting
  • 11:30 Lunch
  • 12:30 Fly Fishing
  • 2:30  Check back in and return gear
  • 3:00  Adjourn
Aug
9
Thu
2018
Custom Rod Builders Guild – North Central Regional
Aug 9 – Aug 11 all-day

Have you ever wanted to learn how to build a fishing rod?  Join the Custom Rod Builders Guild in Park Falls Wisconsin. 

You must be a member of the Custom Rod Builders Guild to attend.

Review their membership guidlines here.

https://www.rodguild.com/product-category/guild-membership/

Sep
18
Tue
2018
St. Croix Rod Company Tour @ St. Croix Rod Company
Sep 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

This is a great opportunity for FFI members of clubs in the Upper Midwest Council to visit and have an in-depth tour St. Croix Rod Company in Park Falls, Wisconsin. This program is sponsored by FFI Lew Jewett Chapter, St. Paul, MN and the FFI Upper Midwest Council.

St. Croix is the largest domestic manufacturer of fishing rods in the United States and is well known for crafting fine fly rods. You will see how the rod blanks are made from start to finish and the entire aspect of rod construction through the application of the rod finish. Registration is limited to 50 people, you can register up to 4 people on the Eventbrite site. Please bring your ticket(s) to the tour.

stcroixrodtour_fnlIF YOU CANNOT ATTEND PLEASE GO INTO EVENTBRITE AND DELETE YOUR REGISTRATION SO OTHERS ON THE WAITING LIST MAY ATTEND.

Oct
16
Tue
2018
Dinner Meeting – October 2018 @ Joseph's Grill
Oct 16 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Please bring a fly for the drawing!

5:30 PM Social hour
6:00 PM Business meeting
6:15 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Program speaker – David Winkler with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF)
8:30 PM Adjourn

Buffet dinner fee is $22.00 and schedule is as follows:

Caesar Salad
Crisp Romaine Leaves, Fresh Parmesan Cheese,
Focaccia Crouton, Caesar Dressing

Mediterranean Grilled Chicken Breast
Chablis Creme
Fettuccini Noodles

Campers Walleye
Kansas Rice
Dried Cranberry-Pecan Butter

Dec
18
Tue
2018
Dinner Meeting – December 2018 @ Joseph's Grill
Dec 18 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Please bring a fly for the drawing!

Buffet dinner fee is $22.00

5:30 PM Social hour
6:00 PM Business meeting
6:15 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Program speaker – 
8:30 PM Adjourn

Feb
19
Tue
2019
Dinner Meeting – February 2019 @ Joseph's Grill
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Please bring a fly for the drawing!

Buffet dinner fee is $22.00

5:30 PM Social hour
6:00 PM Business meeting
6:15 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Program speaker
8:30 PM Adjourn

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Dinner Meeting & Silent Auction – April 2019 @ Joseph's Grill
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Please bring a fly for the drawing!

Buffet dinner fee is $22.00

5:30 PM Social hour
6:00 PM Business meeting
6:15 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Program speaker – 
8:30 PM Adjourn