- Long Island Flyrodders Stream Clean – April 20th
Join LIFR, the LI Boy Scouts and the LM Cub Scouts for a few hours on the stream picking up winter and high water debris. Meet at teh Center at 8:30AM, get a route and pick up what you can and bag it. Bring the bag to the road and someone will pick it up. At noon return to the Center for a BBQ luncheon and then you are off to fishing. The Hendricksons should be in full swing and the trout will be rising.
- The FFF/CFFCM Casting Rendezvous – April 20th & 21st
On Saturday and Sunday FFF certified instructors will be available for casting lessons and tune-ups. Lessons are for all skill levels of caster, adults and children. Gear will be provided but please feel free to bring your own. Throughout both days instructors will also be giving a wide variety of casting demonstrations. There will also be more formal classes as well. Entry fee for one day is $10, two days is $15. Children 17 and under are free but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Lessons, tune-ups and demonstrations are included in the price of admission. Classes are an additional $20 each, registration is advised. Lunch will be available. For a complete list of details and exciting classes, go to http://wildtroutflyrodders.org/casting-rendezvous/
Joan Wulff, Sally Jesse Raphael, Donald Trump, Jr., Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther and the Phelan Family will gather with our guests at 9am for the “First Cast” at the DEC access just above the CFFCM bridge Saturday April 6th. This is a full day of fishing fun. At 10:30 you can tour the new Wulff Gallery and Heritage Craft Center, Agnes’ homemade soups will be available as long as they last, John Bonasera will be tying in the museum and from 11am to 1pm Bamboo Mike will have his cane crew in the LMHS gym for you to try casting bamboo rods. An informal an intimate luncheon with our first casters will be held at 1:30 (fee and reservations required).