The Fisherman’s Conservation Association (FCA) will be hosting the annual Winter Fly Tying gatherings every Sunday morning, starting January 9th through March 27th, 2011.
Location: STATEN ISLAND, NY
Blue Heron Park Nature Center
222 Poillion Ave
Staten Island, NY
Description: Primarily Saltwater Fly Tyers in attendance. The FCA will supply entry level vises and limited materials for Newbies, however skilled tyers should plan on bringing your own equipment and materials. This is open gathering, sharing/swapping fly patterns, etc. Newbies to Advanced fly tyers are welcome to join.
From the West
Take the Seaford Oyster Bay Exp South to exit 2E ( Rt 27) Sunrise Highway, go 3 miles and make a right on UNQUA ROAD. (Mavis Discount Tire on corner) Go South and at the second traffic light make a right into the park. Follow the road straight into the south parking lot. The Community Building is next to the playground. Room B.
From the East
Take the Southern State pkwy to exit 32S (Rt110) Go south 1.5 mile to (Rt 27) Sunrise Highway West. Get into the left lane. Go 1.5 miles and make left onto UNQUA ROAD (there is a left hand turning lane one block before the corner, look for the sign) (Mavis Discount Tire on corner) Go South and at the second traffic light make a right into the park. Follow the road straight into the south parking lot. The Community Building is nex to the playground. Room B.
Meeting at 6:30pm fly tying from 7:00pm–10:00pm