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, 

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.



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