Monday, April 08, 2019

What's happening this week - 4/7

On Monday, the Red Stick Fly Fishers hold their monthly general meeting at the Wildlife and Fisheries building on Quail Drive in Baton Rouge. Casting practice at 6:30pm, meeting at 7:00pm. On the agenda: Gary Peterson will give details on his potential state record white crappie which he caught last week at Poverty Point. Glen ‘Catch’ Cormier, president of Kisatchie Fly Fishers and Conservation Director for the FFI Gulf Coast Council will discuss his KFF club and also some conservation topics. The public is welcome. For more, go to

On Tuesday, the North Louisiana Fly Fishers hold their monthly meeting at the Red River National Wildlife Refuge in Bossier City. Gathering starts at 6:00pm, meeting at 6:45pm, program at 7:00pm. The public is welcome! For more, go to

On Thursday, the New Orleans Fly Fishers will hold the first of their twice-monthly fly tying sessions at St. Francis Xavier community building on 444 Metairie Road. Time is 7:00pm. Bring $1 for materials. Bring your tools, if none, the club has sets for use during the session. Beginners welcome! For more, go to www.neworleansflyfishers.com6
On Saturday, it’s the Lake Charles Kayak Fishing Club’s annual “Marsh Bass Madness” tournament out of Lacassine Pool. Entry fee is $35 paid thru TourneyX. Facebook Live Captains Meeting on Friday, April 12th at 6:30pm. MBM is a CPR tournament, best 5 fish stringer by inches. First cast at 6:30am, final photo submission 2:30pm. Check in and awards + door prizes at Cajun Grocery 3:00pm to 3:30pm. For more info, go to the LKFC Facebook Page.