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Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night: November 6, 2018
« on: November 01, 2018, 12:10:09 PM »


Innovative Fly Fisher Forum's Fly Tying Night will be held in the private dining room at the Home Restaurant in Maple Ridge from 6:00pm - 9:00pm on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Everyone is welcome to attend our open fly tying nights and join in on a fun and informative night out on the town!

The theme for November's Fly Tying Night will be "Top Producing Fly Patterns"... Fly tyers are free to tie whatever they'd like to tie. I'll leave the floor open to others that are willing to share a few of their favorite pattern(s).

This is a great chance for you to refill the vacant slots in some of your fly boxes, and prepare for next season's recreational angling trips and competitions. It's also a great way to learn a few new tips and meet some other fly tyers in your region, and join in on the conversations/fishing stories from this past season and plans for this season...

The Home Restaurant is a family-oriented restaurant, so youths are welcome. They aren't charging us for the use of their private banquet room for our tying nights, but the deal is that you'll have to order either a meal or appetizer, or a pie and coffee, tea, or pop in order to fill a spot at the table - I can personally testify that they make the best coffee and pies in town!!!

This is truly a fun time with a great group of people/fly tyers. It's also a great way to hone your fly tying skills and learn some new patterns, so please consider coming out to join in on the fun and share a few laughs! Newcomers to the forum and non-members are most welcome at this and all of our events!! :)

Please email Todd Oishi at: toishis@gmail.com or post on this thread if you plan to attend, so I can get an accurate headcount for the seating.

List of attendees:
1. Todd Oishi
2. Brian Danilkiewicz
3. Jerry Hurlburt
4. Greg Burnette
5. Randy Paskall
6. Deb Paskall
7. Chris Puchniak
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Here's the address for the Home Restaurant:
21667 Lougheed Hwy
Maple Ridge, BC
V2X 2S2
Phone: 604-476-1600

« Last Edit: November 06, 2018, 02:08:57 PM by Todd Oishi »
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Re: Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night: November 6, 2018
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2018, 12:37:29 PM »
Ill be there
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Re: Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night: November 6, 2018
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2018, 04:18:48 PM »
Ill be there.
***Wont make it after all. See you all in December.
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Re: Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night: November 6, 2018
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2018, 07:10:28 AM »
Just a BUMP as a reminder for tonight's fly tying night.

Tonight we will have 2 special guests attending the Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night... Randy and Deb Paskall, with Randy (A.K.A. Floon) will be sharing a few of his favourite cutthroat patterns! :)

I hope to see all of you, and a few new faces, at tonight's event. :)

« Last Edit: November 06, 2018, 07:19:03 AM by Todd Oishi »
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Re: Maple Ridge Fly Tying Night: November 6, 2018
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2018, 01:59:05 PM »
I may try to get out there for a bit!  I may not tie but at least say hi (and I'm a poet but I just don't know it).
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