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Introductory Fly Tying Course Offered in Dunbarton

CONCORD, N.H. — Interested in learning the art of fly tying? The NH Fish and Game Department’s Let’s Go Fishing Program is offering a free four-evening introductory course on Tuesday and Thursday evenings in November and December (November 28 and 30 and December 5 and 7) in Dunbarton, NH. Participants must commit to attending all four sessions.

The course will be taught by master fly tier and Let’s Go Fishing instructor Scott Biron. The course will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Dunbarton Public Library, 1004 School Street, Dunbarton, NH 03046.

Preregistration is required and will be handled on a first-come, first-served basis. The course is limited to 12 participants, age 15 and older. All program materials and equipment will be provided. No experience is required.

Visit https://nhfishandgame.com/EventWeb/Event/EventDetails/2575 to sign up.

Participants will learn to tie several fly patterns that are commonly used in New Hampshire waters. They will be introduced to the use of all of the basic tools and materials necessary to tie flies and learn what the flies imitate. Instructors will also discuss insect anatomy and explain why a particular fly is used.

New Hampshire Fish and Game’s “Let’s Go Fishing” program has taught thousands of children and adults to be safe, ethical, and successful anglers. Find out more at www.fishnh.com/fishing/lets-go-fishing.html. The program is federally funded through the Wildlife & Sport Fish Restoration Program.