Our June meeting will take place on Monday, June 6, 2016 at 6:30pm at a new location:
Alley Pond Environmental Center
22806 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362
It has lots Of parking!!!
Our program will be focused on the Conclave, such as the beaches and flies that will be successful. There are fish around the North Fork, nice bass and blues… A chance to buy raffle tickets will also be part of the meeting. We did find a casting area at the center so bring on your gear.
Come help stuff envelopes for the conclave
49th Annual Conclave
The 49th Annual Conclave will be June 10, 11, 12, 2016 at the Sound View Inn, Greenport. The two-night three-day event will feature local Long Island guides to show the way on the beaches, three FFF fly casting instructors from beginner to advanced casting and a Friday afternoon review of the local beaches including a fishing report, a catching report and an overview of the flies that should do the trick.
The Catch And Release Tournament will feature a prize for the largest striper and the raffle of all quality equipment, flies, reels, and will feature a Scott rod, a Tibor reel, and half-day guided trips.
In the works is a ladies-only casting class as well as novice instruction for kids.
A Time for Renewal
A 2016 membership application is available, as it’s that time of year again.
Flushing Line (7 train) to Main St.; Q12 bus to Northern Blvd. (East). APEC has a bus stop right in front of the Center. It is the first building on the right after the Cross Island Parkway. The LIRR stops at Bayside (Port Washington line), and you can walk south to Northern Blvd. and catch the Q12 bus.