Friday, May 3, 2019

May Club Events

Our Annual Spring Fling is at Round the Bend Steakhouse Saturday May 11th. World renown fly designer and big fish angler Blane Chocklett is our special guest.  It's going to be a great time!!!

Wednesday May 15th is our May monthly meeting.  we will be returning to the newly renovated Schramm Education Center at Schramm Park (Directions) for the 1st time in 2 years!!!  To celebrate and kickoff our newly dubbed Bluegill Appreciation Month, Daryl Bauer will be sharing a presentation about bluegill and their biology here in the Cornhusker State.  Daryl maintains an excellent blog about fishing in Nebraska, Barbs and Backlashes, do yourself a favor and check it out.  Doors open at 6 and the meeting starts at 7.  There will be a full raffle and the Fly of the Month is the Muddler Minnow. 

Bob White at the 2018 1-Fly Contest
To cap off our bluegill appreciation month... Saturday May 18th is our annual Agnes Adams 1-Fly Bluegill contest at Burchard Lake.  Follow the signs to meet at the Cornhusker Fly Fishers Tent on the Southeast side of the Lake.  Be there before 10AM for Registration, the contest will start shortly after.  After the contest we'll grill out and brag about our bluegill conquest!  Please feel free to bring a dessert or side dish to share.  Stay tuned for more rules and information!