Youth School provides an enjoyable and positive fly fishing experience for young people (age 7-16) while educating them in all aspects of fly fishing. They will be taught stream-side safety and etiquette. They will learn about the different kinds of fly rods, reels, lines, and leaders. Materials are provided. The date is currently tentative so make sure to watch this site for updates!
For two days each March, the Michigan Fly Fishing Club (MFFC) hosts the Great Lakes-area’s premier event for all things fly fishing — the Midwest Fly Fishing Expo. The extravaganza, presented for 40+ years, is the oldest all-fly angling event east of the Mississippi! Check out the website for more details!
As part of outreach and education for the MFFC, we staff an activity booth at Outdoorama where Club members teach young participants to tie Wooly Buggers for fishing, and guide them through fly rod casting on the pond. Volunteers needed.
MFFC members can take free classes including entomology, fly tying, equipment knowledge, stream etiquette, and fly casting. Lunch is included. Check it out for more info!
As part of outreach and education for the MFFC, we staff an activity booth at The Ultimate Fishing Show where Club members teach young participants to tie Wooly Buggers for fishing, and guide them through fly rod casting on the pond. Volunteers needed.
Join a collaborative cedar project organized by Anglers of the Au Sable on Wednesday, June 15, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. Click through for details.
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…
Come help with the Manistee River Clean Up! Vince Caruso is the Club contact for this event! Click through for more details.
Join Team MFFC of the Au Sable River Clean Up! Al Haxton will be coordinating the MFFC clean-up team. Click the event link, for the flyer and more detailed information.
Due to Covid-19 this event is canceled until 2022. We hope to see you next year!