Interested in learning the art of fly tying? The Fly Tying Club in Dumfries & Galloway has a unique offer for young enthusiasts.
Through its ‘Pass it On’ Young Fly Tyers’ initiative, the club is extending an invitation to 12 lucky children to join its winter classes, free of charge.
To provide more insight into this exciting opportunity, the club is hosting a Fly Tying ‘Taster Day’ on the 1st of October at Locharbriggs Village Hall in Dumfries. The event will run from 10 am to 4 pm and promises a day filled with informative and enjoyable activities.
During this event, attendees will have the opportunity to meet the experienced members of the Fly Tying Club. These members will be on hand to offer guidance and share their knowledge on various aspects of fly tying and fly fishing. Whether you’re looking for advice on selecting the right equipment, perfecting your casting technique, or mastering the art of fly tying, their expertise will be readily available.
The day’s activities will include engaging presentations, captivating displays, and informative demonstrations. Children attending the event will have a chance to receive hands-on tuition and craft their very own trout flies. A fun competition is also on the agenda, offering kids the opportunity to showcase their newly acquired skills. Prizes await three lucky winners.
This event is not just for budding fly tyers but for the whole family to enjoy. It’s a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of fly fishing and to learn about the ‘Pass it On’ Young Fly Tyers’ initiative. Club members will be available to discuss how your children can secure one of the 12 free spots in their upcoming winter classes.