Antoine Bissieux, “The French Flyfisherman” will discuss “Fish on the Fly” at the March 20, 2012, meeting of Nutmeg TU Chapter 217.
A 2012 Orvis-endorsed guide, Bissieux leads fly fishing trips on the Farmington River in Connecticut, the Battenkill River in Vermont, and other places where you can cast at a fish.
After teaching thousands of beginner anglers and guiding at the Orvis fly fishing flagship school in Manchester, Vt., he now focuses on the Farmington, offering guided trips, classes, instruction all catered to each fisherman’s expectations. All levels and abilities are welcome.
More information can be found a bissieux.com.
Regular meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month (in season) at 7:30 p.m. at the Fayerweather Yacht Club in the historic Black Rock section of Bridgeport., 51 Brewster St. Free pizza precedes meetings.