Advanced Fly Tying Class

Several members of the Bella Vista Fly Tyers Club completed the Advanced Fly Tying Class sponsored by the Club. Weekly classes began on September 12 and will continue until March 13. Members tied at least 25 different fishing fly patterns during the course.

Members present for the photo include (from left to right)(seated) Don Chapman, Steve Curtis, Marvin Macedo, Pat Patrick, and Richard Starr (standing) Ray Atkinson (Instructor), Gary Henderson, Owen Wilson, and Jim Hudson.

. The Bella Vista Fly Tyers Club is a fishing, conservation, and service Club consisting of approximately 150 members. This group of men and women share a common interest in fishing (both warm and cold water species) found in the local streams and lakes of Bella Vista. The Club also promotes lake conservation, recreational activities, and conducts service projects throughout NW Arkansas.

The Club meets every Thursday in Riordan Hall in Bella Vista, beginning at 9 am for a social hour followed by a meeting from 10 to 11 am.

Preserving the Art of Fly Tying since 1975.