Traditional Techniques for Broodstock Atlantic Salmon. Ben Bilello


The monthly meeting of the Housatonic Fly Fishermen’s Association will be held on Thursday, March 7 at 7:00PM at the St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 65 North Main Street, Wallingford, CT. The speaker for our March 7 meeting is Ben Bilello.  He is an accomplished fly tier who specializes in Salmon flies & how to fish them. His focus is the unique Salmon fishery here in Connecticut where he also offers Connecticut Salmon Guide services. His presentation is Traditional Techniques for Broodstock Atlantic Salmon.

The HFFA is dedicated to preserving and protecting the Housatonic River as well as furthering the sport of fly fishing.  Monthly meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month from September through June. Meetings include featured speakers on various fly fishing subjects, fresh- and saltwater fly tying demonstrations, as well as door prizes. The meeting is free and open to the public. Membership applications will be available for those that want to join the HFFA.  Refreshments will be served.

Submitted on behalf of the HFFA by:

Sam D’Ambruoso

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