On Monday, the Kisatchie Fly Fishers hold their monthly meeting at Rapides Westside Library in Alexandria. Meeting time is a half-hour ealier this month, 6:00pm. This is their annual "Fall Casting Session". The meeting is open to the public. Bring your rods, if none, the club has a few outfits for use during the session. For more info, go to www.kisatchiefly.org.
Also on Monday, the Red Stick Fly Fishers hold their monthly fly tying session at the Orvis store on 7656 Bluebonnet in Perkins-Rowe. Time is 7:00pm. Bring your tying tools, if none, the club has sets for use during the session. Materials are provided. Beginners are welcome.
On Tuesday, the Bass Pro Shops in Denham Springs holds their monthly fly tying clinic. Time is 6:00pm. Bring your tying tools. Materials are provided. Beginners are welcome.
On Thursday, the New Orleans Fly Fishers holds their monthly meeting at Lakeshore Marina and Fuel, on 7840 Lakeshore Drive across from Blue Crab Restaurant. Time is 7:00pm. This month, Sean Gilthorpe will give his presentation on "Fly Fishing for Rio Grande Perch" as a primer for the club's upcoming "Rio Grande Fly Fishing Rodeo" on October 7. The public is welcome.
Friday and Saturday, it's the Red Stick Fly Fishers annual fall outing to Lake Concordia for freshwater species. The event culiminates with the Saturday night fish fry. For more info, go to www.rsff.org.
On Saturday, it's the Bayou Coast Kayak Fishing Club's annual "PAC Attack" tournament out of Eddies Kayak Rentals in Pointe-aux-Chenes. The tournament is open to the public. Entry fee is $20. Heaviest bag of three (3) slot reds wins. For rules and registration, go to www.bckfc.org.