Local Events


Orvis Yorktown Offers Free Fly Tying Workshops for Novices
Saturdays 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
March 2, and 16
Learn the basics of fly tying for free at Orvis Fly Tying 101! During this two-hour class you will learn essential fly tying techniques and leave having tied your first fly.
As a thank you for taking the class, you will receive special offers on fly tying materials, accessories, and kits.  Classes are limited to 8 participants, and registration is required.  Fly tying equipment and materials are provided.

View the Orvis Yorktown website event calendar for upcoming dates and to sign up on their website. Participants must register online.  Contact the store directly for any questions.
Location: Orvis Yorktown,  306 Yorktown Center, Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: 630-932-6573
Email:  retail-yorktownstr042@orvis.com

DuPage Fly Fishing Co. Fly Tying Workshops.
March 6 through March 27. Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
1512 N. Naper Blvd., Naperville
$25 fee. Visit the store’s website “Events” page for more information: DuPage Fly Fishing website.
March 6:    Mice with Brad Eaton
March 13:  Driftless Area Nymphs with Brad Eaton
March 20:  Driftless Area Streamers with Brad Eaton
March 27:  Driftless Area Dry Flies with Brad Eaton