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Event Calendar

We add fly-tying and fly-fishing events to this page annually as a resource page.  It seems there are more and more events planned each year but it is hard to hear about them.  Come back often to check this page.

 

  • GR - Indicates Glenn River Fly Co. LTD plans to participate in the event.

     

    Date

    Event Name

    Event Type

    GR

           
           
    annually in late November The International Fly Tying Symposium   
    Somerset, NJ
    Fly-Tying Show plan to attend
     show
    annually in early December Great Lakes FFF Fly Tying Expo
    Holt, Michigan
    Fly-Tying Show

     

     
           

     annually Jan. thru March
        

    Cabela's Fly Fishing Department  Demo 
    Dundee, Michigan
    Fly-Tying Demo GR
    annually in late January Northern Ohio Fly Tying Exposition 
    Kirtland, Ohio
    Fly-Tying Show

     

     
    annually in late January The Fly Fishing Show   
    NJ
    Fly-Fishing Show plan to attend
     show
           
    annually early February Greater Cincinnati Fly Fishing Show   
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Fly-Fishing Show GR
      SJRVFF (St. Joseph River Valley Fly Fishers)
    South Bend, IN
    Full-day  tying workshop  
      Huron River Fly Tier's Symposium  
    Canton, Michigan
    Fly-Tying Show

     

     
           
    annually in early March Midwest Fly Fishing Expo   
    Warren, Michigan
    tying and speaking presentations GR
      Great Waters Fly Fishing Expo
    Blaine, Minnesota
    Fly-Fishing Show  
           
     SEE INFO BELOW Fly-Tying Workshop (see details below)
    "Chris Helm's" shop- Toledo, Ohio            T.B.D. 
    Fly-Tying Workshop GR
            TBA Michigan Fly Fishing Club   
    Livonia, Michigan
    Meeting Presentation GR
            TBA (B.U.F.F.) Buckeye United Fly Fisher's      
    Cincinnati, OH     Monthly Club Meeting
    Meeting Presentation GR

         annually in May

    (B.U.F.F.) Buckeye United Fly Fisher's      
    Fly-Tying & Fishing Workshop

    Sunnybrook Trout Club- Castalia, OH  
    Tying & Fishing Workshop plan to attend
     
           
    annually in early Summer The British Fly Fair  International
    United Kingdom
    Fly-Fishing Show  
      Firelands Fly Fishers    (monthly club meeting)
    Cleveland, OH
       

     

    annually in September (B.U.F.F.) Buckeye United Fly Fisher's      
    Fly-Tying & Fishing Workshop

    Sunnybrook Trout Club- Castalia, OH  
    Tying & Fishing Workshop plan to attend
     
       
       
       
     November 3 & 4 -  2018 European Sport Fishing Show- with
    Toby Merigan of Funky Fly Tying Materials

    Bristol,
    England (UK)
    tying and speaking presentations GR
     November 10 & 11 - 2018 Irish Fly Fair & International Angling Show

    Galway, Ireland,
    (UK)
    tying and speaking presentations GR
      SJRVFF (St. Joseph River Valley Fly Fishers)
    South Bend, IN        (monthly club meeting)
       
           
    SEE INFO BELOW Fly-Tying Workshop (see details below)
    "Chris Helm's" house- Toledo, Ohio      T.B.D.   
    Fly-Tying Workshop GR
     

     

         
       

 

  
 
 Initial Chris Helm Memorial Fly-Tying Workshop

                      held at Chris Helm's home
 

(workshop requires several years of tying experience please)
 


With the passing of our very close and special friend, Chris Helm, we have decided it is important to continue the bi-annual fly-tying workshop program in his honor.

The initial program will be instructed by Wayne Samson and Glenn Weisner and will take place sometime soon- date to be determined.
 

Current thoughts are as follows:

Saturday-         Working with Hair to tie Trout flies    Note: NOT bass bugs

Our goal is to sit around and talk about various hair types in Chris' honor- and tie a bunch of his favorite hair related Trout flies.    Although we will supply all of the materials, we are suggesting participants bring along any TANNED hair that they have and use for TROUT flies.    Obviously the hair Chris processed was not tanned, but was labeled for specific purposes.    If you have unlabeled TANNED hair, feel free to bring it along so we can look at it and help you determine the best use for it.   Also, perhaps participants might want to trade hair.

 

Sunday-           Unique patterns for Trout

Our goal is to walk you through various fly patterns that showcase unique materials or techniques.......that.......hopefully you haven't seen before.  


Saturday:        10:30am until 5:30pm.  
                          Materials & lunch provided.   

                          *Cookout will take place at Chris' home or Glenn's home (5 minutes away)

Sunday:
        9:00am until 4:00pm.  
                          Materials & lunch provided.


Cost:    A reduced cost of $75.00 per participant / per day is set for these workshops which include all materials and hooks, lunch both days and a cookout Saturday night- plus instruction by both Wayne & Glenn

These classes are on a first-come-first-served basis!     

    Email Glenn Weisner for more information or to reserve a slot.    10 - 12 participants for each class.

    glenn@glennriver.com


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