Volunteer and Outreach events!

We are trying to expand our reach into the community. To this end, we are trying a number of ways to reach out, educate and get people inolved in fishing and with us in the chapter.

Please check the calendar for the events and times.

We need people to commint to some time, even a couple of hours, to help us.

JAKES EVENT AT CHESHIRE FISH AND GAME CLUB

The Cheshire Fish and Game has asked if we would like to have a table, do some tying, perhaps casting demos etc at their "Jakes" event. This is for young people to try fishing, archery have a barbecue and lots of fun. See the EVENTS calendar to check the date and view the info from Cheshire F & G.
If you are interested, contact Mike Elkavitch, 563 - 8969 or elks61975@gmail.com to sign up!

HANCOCK FARMERS MARKET

Our second event is planned to be at the Hancock Farmers Market on June 9. They hae graciously given us a space and we would like to have 4 - 8 people tying flies, answering questions and helping youngsters in particular try tying flies. Ideally, we would have 2 - 3 people for 2 - 3 hours at a table. We have plenty of tying equipment and materials and we need the members to help out.
If you are interested, contact Mike Elkavitch, 563 - 8969 or elks61975@gmail.com to sign up!
Thanks.

Finally, we are trying to connect with local scout troops to do some demo tying, casting etc. This is still in the planning stages, but if you are interested, If you are interested, contact Mike Elkavitch, 563 - 8969 or elks61975@gmail.com to sign up! We would like to get more young people interested in fishing and fly fishing in particular and this would be a great way to do it.
Thanks,
Mike