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A NIGHT WITH LOCAL Fly Fishing Legends
and learning about the “Little Blue-Winged Olive Hatch”
Join us as for an enlightening evening with fellow fly fishing enthusiasts!
Funds raised will help support the Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum Association in preserving the rich heritage of the
sport and aid in conserving local waters.
Saturday, Februay 24, 2018 5:30PM–9:00PM
The Nittany Lion Inn
200 West Park Avenue, State College, PA 16803
Schedule of Events
5:30PM–6:30PM Happy Hour and Tying Demonstrations
7:45PM–8:45PM “The Biology and Fly Fishing an Important Mayfly Hatch Across the US: The Little Blue-
Winged Olive Dun” Presented by Greg Hoover
Greg Hoover is widely acknowledged as North America’s most knowledgeable fly fishing entomologist, and has been tying flies and fly
fishing for more than 50 years. He teaches entomology and fly fishing courses at Pennsylvania State University, where he is also the
faculty advisor to the Penn State Fly Fishing Club. He is an accomplished author on multiple aquatic entomology and fly fishing topics.
6:30PM–7:45PM Dinner Celebrating Guest of Honor Joe Humphreys
Joe Humphreys, a celebrated Penn State University alumnus, always had a proclivity for the water and a passion for fishing since he
caught his first trout at six years old. Today he is a nationally known fly fisherman, conservationist, author, and educator. A fly fishing
instructor for over 40 years, his pupils have included former President Jimmy Carter, Vice President Richard Cheney, basketballcoaching
legend Bobby Knight, and many others. Join us as we celebrate his storied career, dedication the sport, commitment to nature
preservation, and infectious spirit.
8:45PM – 9:00PM Raffles/Auctions
Each $45 dollar ticket includes drink ticket, dinner, presentation, raffle ticket and an
accompanying take-home pattern booklet.