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Fly Fishing 101

Event information

Date: Saturday, August 12, 2023

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 12 or older. (Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.)

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir

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Two people wearing waders in the water while fly fishing, with one scooping up a fish in a net. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

Learn fly-fishing basics from Ovis instructors. Based on 50 years of running schools and fly-fishing education programs, this class will provide you the basics on fly casting, rigging, fly selection and more. Equipment for the workshop is included.

Event requirements

Registration required by Wednesday, Aug. 9: 708-534-8499.


Monee Reservoir has an accessible shoreline and facilities. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.