A free month-long fishing series at
Memorial Hall Library.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Visit Memorial Hall Library on Tuesdays
in February for a month dedicated to
Pick up free fishing tackle catalogs,
fishing and boating publications,
fishing maps, and New England camping
Fishing videos 6-7 pm
Free door prizes each night!
February 2, 2010 7:00 pm
CRANE BEACH ESTUARIES & OCEAN TOP WATER
Brian O'Connor will share how and when
to fish Crane Beach estuaries and ocean
front with a spinning reel and top water
plugs. Brian, who has fished Crane Beach
for 14 years, will cover the fishery,
the fish, and the angling techniques for
fishing all summer long at Crane's.
At the beginning of the program, Capt. Chuck Casella will speak about the new required Saltwater Fishing License in Massachusetts. Chuck is a past president of the Massachusetts Striped Bass Association, the state's oldest and largest saltwater fishing club. He sits on various advisory panels for the New England Fisheries Management Council, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission and the Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistical Program. Chuck is also member of the Massachusetts Marine Fisheries Commission.
February 9, 2010 7:00 pm
STELLWAGEN TUNA AND MORE
Bart Waldo will share his experiences
fishing bluefins on Stellwagen Bank
including a description of the gear that
worked (and didn't) and the fight to
catch bluefin tuna ranging from 225-998
February 16, 2010 7:00 pm
NORTHEAST POTPOURRI FRESH & SALTWATER
Joe Welch will discuss his favorite
places, methods, and gear for spring and
summer fishing for Merrimack Valley
anglers. Pursuing spring trout, shad,
and school stripers, then summer panfish, cow nighttime
stripers, and school bluefin tuna,
Joe will share the potpourri that makes
North Shore fishing such a remarkable
February 23, 2010 7:00 pm
TOURNAMENT BASS'N AND FRESHWATER
Marc Hamel will share his 25 years of
tournament and recreational Bass fishing
experiences with tips for joining a Bass
Club, tournament types, and the basics
including fishing from the bank,
responsible fishing habits, and tactics
and gear for all levels of experience.