November 2016 Monthly Meeting at Brehon Pub

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Date Change! Formal Meeting with Guest Speaker John Sero of The Casting Club of Chicago

Notice Date Change!
Guest Speaker John Sero, president of the Casting Club of Chicago, will discuss the rich and prolific history of the Chicago Casting club and its integral relationship with the North Pond Casting pier. John will discuss the origins of the oldest casting club in America stretching back to the 1893 Worlds Fair as well as tournament casting and its evolution and influence on our present day fly fishing and casting industry. John will also be showing some very rare vintage equipment and tournament memorabilia that could be a once in a lifetime viewing opportunity.
Robert Tomes will discuss the current jeopardy the Casting Pier is under and what we can do to help save it.
Don't miss this special presentation and opportunity to help preserve the irreplaceable North Pond casting pier and its immense legacy.

Brecon Pub
5:30- Cocktails
7:15- Presentation