First event 31st of January was a success!
I will have details, and hopefully pictures up shortly.
Until then, here is a copy of the agenda we used. Micheal and I tagged teamed the presentation.
Agenda for High School
Introduction (5 minutes)
(10 minutes) Difference between how spinning/casting gear works compare to fly fishing
i. Toss a rubber worm to the back of the room, letting the lure pull the line
ii. Feather toss, then only using the fly line, do not use a rod, toss the feather to the back of the room.
iii. Mention that anybody is capable of fly casting. Mention Joan Wulf and Lefty Kreh,
iv. along with the cub scouts (6-8 year olds) that we have catching fish with fly rods.
List the types and sizes of fish that can be caught with a fly
i. Personal experience in the list is helpful
(5 minutes) Gear, and the industry behind them
(5 minutes) Boats, and the industry behind them
(5 minutes) Flies, and the industry behind them
iii. Man- made (EP is a perfect example of filling a niche)
(2 minutes) Guides
(3 minutes) Lodges
(5 minutes) Closing with mentioning
Fly Tying festival
Our next time in front of them, casting