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Aquatic Resource Education (A.R.E.) Current Events
Introduction to Freshwater Fly Fishing
Saturday, September 19, 2015
9 to 3 PM
Addieville East Game Farm - Mapleville, RI

With the temperature dropping, fall is an excellent time to learn how to fly fish for trout. Join us for a 6-hour workshop to learn what equipment you need for a great day of fall fishing, how to tie a fly, how to cast a fly line and a chance to catch a trout. All you need is a lunch; all materials and equipment is provided. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov. Fee: $15.00/person

Introduction to Saltwater Fly Fishing
Saturday, October 17, 2015
9 to 3 PM
USFWS Kettle Pond Visitors Center - Charlestown, RI

Fall is here and the striped bass and bluefish heading out of the Bay! Fall is also a great time to learn how to fly fish for these renowned fish. Join us for a 6-hour workshop which focuses on equipment needs, fly tying, fly casting and fishing in some of Rhode Island's premier fishing areas. All materials and equipment is provided. Bring a lunch, a pair of waders and join us for a day long fishing adventure. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov. Fee: $15.00/person

Annual Fall Fly Tying 2015
November 2 - 30, 2015 & DECEMBER 7, 2015 (Monday Evenings)
7 to 9 PM
North Kingstown Community Center

As the weather gets colder, it is time to begin preparing for the spring fishing season. And what better way to do that than to begin tying your flies! For 6 consecutive weeks, fly tying instructors from various fishing clubs across RI come together to teach how to tie both freshwater and saltwater flies on Monday evenings. Whether you are a beginner or intermediate fly tyer, these evening classes are for you. All materials and supplies are provided. Families with children 10 and older are welcome. Walk-in or pre-register with a special rate! Fee is $5.00 per person per evening or pre-register for all classes at a special rate of $25.00 (1 free class). For more information, please contact call 401-539-0019 or email kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov.


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