The President's Line...
Dick Recchia, President
What's happening at STFF?
Fly Rod discount to STFF Members
This months Intermediate Fly Tying Class at STFF classroom will be on tying the “Blue Winged Olive”. See the tying page for details.
The October montly meeting is will feature Dennis Pierce on “Trolling Flies: using your existing tackle to effectively fish streamers in stillwaters”. Stillwater anglers will want to see this presentation. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 8th at 1800 Park Marina Drive. The meeting page has details and bio info on Dennis Pierce.
The Sacramento River's hottest fly fishing of the year is here. On Friday, October 10th, Allan Craig will lead a fishout to take advantage of the October Caddis hatch. You may sign up for this trip and get further details at the October 8th membership meeting. the same applies for the Trinity River Fishout on Friday, October 24th, led by Jess Hoopes.
Membership renewal for 2015
The renewal forms for STFF membership for 2015 will soon be in the mail to all members. The dues for 2015 will be $40.
Beginners Fly Tying Classes:
If you are interested in possibly learning to tie flies, we will be scheduling a series of beginners’ classes this winter. Please contact Phil Ryan by email, or phone 275-4111, if you would like to receive information when the classes are scheduled.
Fellowship Breakfasts are held every second and forth Thursdays at the Country Kitchen Restaurant. This month they are on Thursday, October 9th and October 23rd beginning at 8AM
Several STFF members will be travelling to northeast Oregon on October 15th to fish the famed Owyhee River. If you are interested in joining this trip please email Dick Recchia or call 356-0547.
The necessary funds to launch the Clubhouse Project have been obtained. The final building plans are completed and we have already applied to the City of Redding for the require Site Use Permit. If all goes well, we expect to break ground in November.
Don't forget, the Fly Fishing Film Tour is Saturday, October 4th at the Cascade Theatre. You can help raise money for the new clubhouse by attending…since one-half of the net proceeds will go to our building fund.
Lend a hand on the Community Creek Cleanup 2014 on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Details are on the conservation page.