The purpose of the Al Hazzard Chapter of Trout Unlimited shall be to conserve, protect, and restore cold-water fisheries and their watersheds.The Chapter shall operate as a volunteer, non-profit, non-political, and non-sectarian organization. The Chapter shall function for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes. By-Laws ____________________________________________________________________________
General Meeting: April 21, 2015
7:00pm Vestal Library
April 10 – 11, 2015
Note from Your Chapter President
March 4, 2015
Less than four weeks to our 43rd Annual Banquet featuring Special Guest, Mike Valla!
Mike is a Binghamton-born fly fisher, tyer and author of several books: “Tying Catskill Style Dry Flies,” “The Founding Flies,” The Classic Dry Fly Box,” “The Classic Wet Fly Box,” “Tying the Founding Flies.”
During Happy Hour at the Banquet, Joe Fox (from Dette’s Fly shop), Sam Scafidi (a professional fly tyer) and Tim Barrett (a local Delaware River guide) will be demonstrating their fly tying skills in a casual setting.
When: Saturday March 28th
Where: The Kalurah Shrine Center, 625 Dickson Street, Endicott NY
Prizes Include: Door Prize, Live and Silent auctions, the famous bucket prizes including dozens of member tied flies, custom made fly rod/reel, spinning rods, fly reels, Delaware River float trips, piscatorial art, camping package, and a Wheelbarrow of Cheer.
Please mark your calendars, and plan to attend.
Tickets are $30 each, children 15 and under $20.
Tickets are available at our General Meeting on 3/17, Lock n’ Load Sportsman Shop, 161 Erie St, Owego or by calling Tony Valachovic at 607-761-8730 or Dave Wolfe at 607-727-1879.
We look forward to seeing you, and be ready for a great time!
March 17: Don Nash (Fiberglass and Bamboo Rods) – Bring yours for Appraisal
April: Open for the Moment
May: Eric Stanczyk – Carpenter Brook Hatchery Superintendent
June: Open for the Moment
Thank you again. PLEASE BRING A FRIEND THE BANQUET. PLEASE BRING A FRIEND TO THE MEETINGS.
Pay it forward!