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Connecticut Fly Fisherman’s Association Monthly Meeting 


October 12, 2016, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Free and Open to the Public


Free Refreshments


Place: Veterans Memorial Clubhouse, 100 Sunset Ridge, East Hartford, CT




Topic: Fishing the Waters of Gloucester for Stripers and Blues




Jim Turecek, professional fly fisherman, tier, guide, lecturer and fly fisherman for the past 40 years will be our guest speaker.  He has fished and caught just about every species you can catch on a fly rod.  Besides his intimate knowledge of the rivers and coast of New England he has extensive experience throughout the Caribbean and has traveled widely in pursuit of new angling experiences.  Since 1979, Jim has also been handcrafting award winning knives that have made him an internationally known artisan.  Jim has been the subject of articles in books and magazines such as “Fly Fishing in Saltwater” and “Blade” magazines.  Pictures of his flies and knives have been used as examples of excellence in numerous magazines and books both domestically and internationally.




The Connecticut Fly Fisherman’s Association is a certified non-profit 501C3 organization and is dedicated to preserving and promoting the pleasures and traditions of fly fishing and to conserve game fish waters.


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