Learn to Fly Fish, Tie Flies or Build a Fishing Rod!
The 2015 class schedule is here! (email ENCTUClasses@gmail.com)
Fly Tying - January 29, 6:30 - 8:30 PM (6 weeks)
Beginning Rod Building - January 29, 6:00 - 9:00 PM (7 weeks)
Intermediate Fly Fishing - January 29, 6:00 - 9:00 PM (4 weeks, some fly fishing experience required)
Intermediate Rod Building - March 19, 6:00 - 9:00 PM (5 weeks; must have built one or more fishing rods)
Wilderness Fishing in WV - March 19, 6:00 - 9:00 PM (4 weeks)
Introduction to Fly Fishing - April 6 & April 9; April 13 & April 16 (two night per week for 2 weeks)
**Note - Fly fishing and fly tying classes also will be presented in Hurricane April 20th!
Classes are conducted at the Elk Elementary Center, Rt 119 N, 1.5 miles from I-79, Mink Shoals exit. All classes are open to the public. Classes are conducted by the Ernie Nester Chapter of Trout Unlimited in conjunction with the Kanawha County Schools Community Education Program. Hurricane classes are an ENCTU activity. Minimum age: 14 years old or 12 if their parent or relative takes the course too.
*The registration fee is $30 for all classes and some classes have supplies & materials fees.
To register or for more information,
ENCTU Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony - March 10, 2015
Location - Charleston Elks Lodge
Time - 5:45 - 7:30 PM
Download Banquet Reservation Form
The Ernie Nester Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its Annual Banquet on the evening of Tuesday, March 10th, 2015, at the Elks Club in Charleston, WV. The evening begins with a social hour starting at 5:45 P.M. Catered dinner will be served from 6:45 – 7:30. There will be a cash bar with wine and beer during the evening. Tickets to the event are $30 per person.
Please help us extend our reach. Invite family, friends, and business acquaintances to the Banquet!
Our Master of Ceremonies will be Steve Young, Chapter President. Steve will guide us through the evening events. Awards will be presented to individuals and groups in recognition for their service to this past year. Reservations are required, so please fill out and return the reservation form. Along with bucket raffles and auctions we will have a Special Raffle Drawing with Premium Prizes. Raffle tickets are being sold by chapter members prior to and during the banquet for $2 each or $10 for 6. “You are not required to be present to win the special raffle items.” Tickets can be obtained at upcoming chapter and board meetings or from Jeff Nelsen. He will gladly meet you to help sell the tickets.
“Friends of ENCTU” sponsorships are available at $200.00. Included in the sponsorship will be (2) dinner tickets, 20 bucket raffle tickets and a special drawing just for our sponsors. The sponsorship form is included in the general reservation form packet.
There will be a variety of trips, equipment, and miscellaneous items to raffle off. Please contact Jeff Nelsen at (304) 768-3933 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org with interest in selling the special raffle tickets, being a sponsor, providing a raffle prize, helping with banquet or any other questions.
Please notice this reservation form will not be mailed but will be available in the ENCTU February and March newsletters “Trout Lines” and available here.