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17th Annual Fly Fishing Heritage Day

The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum Association 17th Annual Heritage Day will be held on Saturday June 8th, 2019.

The location will be at the
Monroe Fire Company,
1225 Peffer Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA. 17055.

Hours are: 9am to 4pm.

Free admission courtesy of:
Precision Fly and Tackle,
502 Baltimore Ave, Mt Holly Springs, PA. 17065.

The activities will be both inside the firehouse as well as outside. Featured will be a large selection of vendors, both inside and outside as well as fly casting instruction, fly tiers, bucket raffles, silent auctions, food and refreshments.
Food catered by Jazzeryn Catering.

Presentations by:
Bob Clouser- Casting weighted Flies and Lines demo.
Tom Smithwick- All day bamboo rod building demo.
Don Baylor- Entomology (Bug) program.
Brian Shumaker- Smallmouth Fly Fishing.
Eric Richard- Modern Look at Pa Brown Trout.

 

 

21st Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction

The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum’s 21st Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the Comfort Suites, 10 South Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.

A social hour will begin at 4:30 PM with a cash bar, and silent and live auction item viewing. Each attendee will receive an official 2019 banquet fly tied by some of PA’s finest fly tiers.


Buffet banquet cost is $40 per person. The buffet includes: Bourbon Salmon and Sliced Roast Beef, salad, rolls, starch, vegetable, chef’s choice dessert, coffee and iced tea. A vegetarian entrée option is available with advanced notice. You may reserve your seat online, at paflyfishing.org, or by sending a check to: PFFMA, P.O. BOX 205, Boiling Springs, PA 17007. Deadline for banquet reservation is Friday, October 25th. 

We will have an awesome line-up of auction items for your bidding pleasure to include an array of fly-fishing trips, rods, reels, artwork, books, and other items. Auction items will be displayed regularly on our Facebook page, PA Fly Fishing Museum. If you are unable to attend the banquet, you may submit a proxy bid for any of our auction items. Submit your auction bid, along with the name of the item to:  usaflies@pa.net. Proxy bid deadline is Friday, November 1, 2019. 


Guestrooms will be available at the Comfort Suites, 10 South Hanover Street.  charge.  A hot continental breakfast is included in the guestroom rate. Reservations may be made by calling 717-960-1000.  Guestrooms are also available at the Comfort Inn, 77 Shady Lane, Carlisle, PA  17013. PFFMA Member rate is $74.00 per night + taxes. For reservations call 717.706.3400.  The Comfort Suites is in downtown Carlisle. The Comfort Inn is adjacent to the museum.

 

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