April Meeting on Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Hello all present and past “Salty” Flyrodders:

Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, April, 17, 2019 at 7:00pm at VFW 9592 at 55 Hickory Lane in Levittown, New York 11756.

The meeting

Long Island native, fly fisherman, and professional fly tyer, Mike Ozkaya, owner of LI FLIES, will be our guest at the April meeting and tying some of his “go-to” flies.

If you are interested in casting practice, please come around 6:30 p.m. and bring your rod.

Thank you

Thank you to JON FISHER of URBAN ANGLER for giving the Salty’s a table on April 4th at the Fly Fishing Film Festival in NYC where Vice President, Brian Brown, club member, Mitch Gross, and President, Dave Yagerman spoke to enthusiastic potential new club members, as well as existing members. The films were fantastic and URBAN ANGLER did a great job. I highly recommend this event for next year.

Striper season opens

Striper season in NYC officially opens on Monday, April 15th and we will be discussing our first club trip at the April 17th meeting along with other club business.

February Meeting Rescheduled to Tues the 26th at River Bay Outfitters

Our February meeting was rescheduled because of bad weather — it will now be held on Tues the 26th at River Bay Outfitters

Hello all present and past “Salty” Flyrodders:

Our next meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 7:30pm at River Bay Outfitters located at 980 Church St, Baldwin NY 11510.

The meeting

The February 26th meeting agenda will include elections:

  • Officers: President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer. (Nominations for officers were put forth during the January meeting.)
  • Board of Directors

Presentation by Dave Blinken: Seasons on the East End

Captain David Blinken is Coast Guard licensed and a certified casting instructor from the Federation of Fly Fishers. He has been flyfishing for over 40 years, most of which were spent on the south shore of Long Island’s now fabled waters. Captain Blinken will guide you to the hot spots and assist you in having an exciting fishing experience.

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January Meeting on Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Hello all present and past “Salty” Flyrodders:

Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:30pm at VFW 9592 at 55 Hickory Lane in Levittown, New York 11756.

The meeting

The January 16 meeting agenda will include nomination for:

  • Officers: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer
  • Board of Directors: including Capt David Blinken and Capt John McMurray

We will also discuss:

  • Monthly fishing trips
  • Fly tying
  • Casting instruction
  • Kayak Committee
  • Update the website
  • Summer beach barbecue
  • Conclave
  • Conservation

Save the dates

THE FLY FISHING SHOW
January 25, 26, & 27, 2019
New Jersey Convention Center 97 Sunfield Ave. Edison NJ 08837

THE LONG ISLAND FLY FISHING EXPO
March 16, 2019

Save the date: February 20, 2019
Election of Officers and Directors
Capt David Blinken – Presentation

Change is good as experienced with the October 2018 – 51st Conclave, which was a complete success, and we caught fish too. Let’s have significant change in 2019 and keep the Saltys well and fishing!

Happy Holidays & Healthy New Year!

July Meeting on Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Meeting

Our Featured program will be a SWAP MEET – where one man’s stuff becomes another man’s treasures. Come early to take advantage of the daylight for casting practice on the lawn.

We will also hold a discussion on trips, fishing events, and a general outline of our 2018 activities. The club is looking for a member who can take over trips, planning, and monitoring local beaches. Come on down and take a hold on your club’s activities.

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