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FFF Fly Tying Symposium

DeltaPlex Arena 2500 Turner Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI

Volunteers are requested for our booth at the Great Lakes Fly Fishing Show. We set up a booth for kids to learn how to tie a fly. We are a very popular booth with many returning customers. We generally tie various designs of wooly buggers. They are very easy to Read more…

Outdoorama

Suburban Collection Showplace 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI

Volunteers are requested for our booth at the Outdoorama. We set up a booth that is donated by Showspan for the purpose of attracting kids into the booth to tie a fly. We are a very popular booth with many returning customers. We tie various designs of wooly buggers generally. Read more…

Public Fly Fishing School

Michigan State University Toll Gate Center 28115 Meadowbrook Rd, Novi, MI

CANCELED DUE TO Covid-19 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Lunch is included) Michigan State University Tollgate Center COST: $ 55 per adult $ 20 per child under 18 (Accompanied by an Adult) Curriculum Casting for the BEGINNER or Tree Avoidance Etiquette Equipment – choosing a rod, reel, line, leader, tippet, Read more…

$55

Project Healing Waters – Ann Arbor

VA Hospital Of Ann Arbor 2215 Fuller Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, Michigan

Once quarantine is lifted, MFFC volunteers work with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing to provide basic instruction in all aspects of fly tying to interested veterans, at the Ann Arbor VA Hospital the second Tuesday of every month. Volunteers are engaged with program participants on an on-going, long-term basis.  It’s more than a one-time fishing experience. Click the link above for directions and further details.

Project Healing Waters – Garden City

American Legion Post 396 686 Middlebelt Rd, Garden City, MI

Once quarantine is lifted, MFFC volunteers work with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing to provide basic instruction in all aspects of fly tying to interested veterans, at the American Legion Post 396 in Garden City on the third Thursday of every month. Volunteers are engaged with program participants on an on-going, long-term basis. It’s more than a one-time fishing experience. Click the link above for directions and further details.

Public School 2021

TBD

Due to Covid-19 this event is canceled until 2022. We hope to see you next year!

Speaker Meeting – Carl Heuter

Hubert-Fortiers-O'Grady VFW Post 345 27345 Schoolcraft, Redford Charter Twp, MI

For the November Speaker Meeting, MFFC welcomes Carl Heuter! Carl Heuter will be presenting Out West On The Fly, a tongue in cheek, not so reverent, informative missive on seeking quality trout fishing during our COVID times while trying to achieve a value conscious return on limited funds (to a point). Click through for more details!

Free

Mini Member’s School – Beginning Fly Tying

Plymouth Cultural Center 525 Farmer St, Plymouth, MI

Mini Member's School starts March 2, 2022 with the Beginning Fly Tying Session. All materials provided. Click through to sign up!

Mini Member’s School – Advanced Fly Tying

Plymouth Cultural Center 525 Farmer St, Plymouth, MI

Mini Member's School continues April 20, 2022 with the Advanced Fly Tying Session. All materials provided. Click through to sign up!

Scout School 2022

Multi Lakes Conservation Association 3860 Newton Rd, Commerce Twp, MI

Welcome to Scout School 2022! MFFC presents a fun-filled day learning all about fly fishing! This event is open to all registered Girl Scouts and Scouts BSA. Badge earning requirements are based on the Boy Scout Merit Badge requirements.

$30

Mini Member’s School – Casting

Plymouth Cultural Center 525 Farmer St, Plymouth, MI

Mini Member's School continues May 4, 2022 with the Casting Session. All materials provided. Click through to sign up!

Project Healing Waters Volunteer Tying

Lyon Township Public Library 270056 Milford Road, South Lyon, MI

Volunteer tyers are needed to help teach veterans participating in Project Healing Waters. MFFC works with Club Member Rich Rychlik to help serve both disabled active military personnel and veterans through volunteers for the fly tying portion of this program. Volunteers are needed monthly. Interested attendees can contact Rich Rychlik Read more…