United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.



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UFTRI Flies can be found in the Fly Picture Catalog  (where they appear on a number of pages) and the Fly Pattern Index (where they are all listed alphabetically on one page.)




R. I. DEM Events:
Everything You Wanted To Know About Knots 
Hope you are having a great summer enjoying family, friends and of course, 
FISHING!!

Please mark your calendars for the first UFTRI meeting:
September 6, 2017
6:30 pm
Knights of Columbus
475 Sandy Lane
Warwick, RI

Click on the picture to the left to go to the Orvis knot tying site.


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UPCOMING EVENTS
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

1. Volunteers needed on Wednesday August 16 from 1-5 pm at Camp Yawgoo to teach fly tying and casting instructions to the boy scouts.  Please contact Glen Northrup at 401-345-3764 if you can help.

2. RIDEM Division of Fish and Wildlife has partnered with Progresso Latino and the City of Central Falls to provide a unique freshwater spin-cast fishing opportunity for a severely underserved community. They are in desperate need of fishing volunteers to help families learn how to fish safely and responsibly. 

Volunteers are needed for two separate dates: September 15th to train the Progresso Latino and Central Falls volunteers and October 7th for the ‘Let’s Go Fishing Event’.  If interested, please contact Kim as soon as possible: Kimberly.sullivan@dem.ri.gov or 401-539-0019.

“Train the Trainer” fishing day 
Where: ARE Trout Pond 
When: September 15, 2017 10am-1pm
Lunch will be included for all in attendance courtesy of the ARE program. 
We will know how many people are interested in becoming a volunteer by the week of September 4th.

‘Let’s Go Fishing’  
Who: Central Falls and Progresso Latino organization
Why: This event will be a great outreach opportunity to the Hispanic and Latino community within 
Central Falls/Pawtucket area  
When: October 7th, 2017
What time: 11am-3pm
Where: Lincoln Woods Visitor Center/beach area