The Madmen Chapter will be holding our Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday Mar 18, 2017 at the Champaign County Library - 1060 Scioto Street Urbana, OH 43078. The meeting will be from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM.
The doors open at 9:30 AM for registration, sign-up for activities. The meeting will then proceed to start at 10:00 AM.
As a courtesy to the library's other patrons, please inform your meeting attendees to park in the spaces nearest Scioto Street (Route 29)
schedule will be posted once it is finalized
This years guest speaker will be Matt Supinski - Fly Fisher/Fly Tier/Guide.
Matt Supinski is a fly fishing guide/outfitter/instructor, lodge owner and operator, free-lance writer and photographer, book author and culinary trained chef from Newaygo, Michigan. He has been fly fishing since the age of seven for 48 years, having been brought up in the Niagara Frontier of upstate New York and spending time as a boy in Poland.
His latest books include the new 2017 release Selectivity and the recently released Steelhead Dreams 12 Year Anniversary. He was the Midwest regional editor and Salmon/Steelhead Column editor as well as the editor and cover stories for several other magazines. Matt's book authorships have been best sellers and have spanned 17 years .
Matt has also appeared on national TV for many Barrett's Productions and a program on National Geographic Travel channel called, The Epicurean Fly Angler.
In 1995, he opened his Gray Drake and Trout & Eagle Lodges www.graydrake.com, which he and his wife Laurie have been operating for 18 years. He guides clients for trout, steelhead and salmon 280 days a year on Michigan's Great Lakes rivers like the Muskegon, Pere Marquette, Big Manistee and St. Joseph. He has fished from Russia to Europe, the U.K., Iceland and extensively throughout all of North America.