Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Offers Introduction to Fly Fishing program at Hillside Park

For Abington Journal | March 14th, 2017 11:05 am

SWEET VALLEY — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is offering a free Introduction to Fly Fishing program, slated for 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at Hillside Park in South Abington Township. The course is designed for families interested in learning the basics of fly fishing equipment, casting techniques and on water skills. It provides an opportunity to try fly fishing at no cost, with no fishing license or equipment needed.

Pre-registration is required by 4 p.m. April 20 and may be completed online at, under the “calendar of events.” Registration is on a first-come/first-served basis and space is limited.

Participants should dress for outdoor weather. The program will be held rain or shine.

For more information, contact Allan Schreffler at 570-477-2206.

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Information provided by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.