PA FIy Fishing Museum Association presents the:
PFFMA I7Ih ANNUAL FALL FUND-RAISING BANQUET
Satarday November 14th, 2015, Allenberry Resort, Boiling Springs, PA 17007
You are invited to join us at Allenberry Resort, for PFFMA’s Annual Fundraising Event. This years fundraiser includes, a free 2:00 afternoon reception in the museum for Tom Dorsey and Tom Maxwell of Thomas & Thomas Rods, Robert “Bucky” Metz of Metz Hatchery and Thaddeus Norris, author of the “American Angler” in 1864, all of whom will be inducted into the Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum at the afternoon reception. There will also be several of PA’s finest bamboo rod builders displaying their rods, plus a cane rod building demonstration. The inductions will be at 4:00 and feature free refreshments and a champagne toast, complements of Allenberry Resort. This should give everyone attending time to meet some of the icons of PA’s Bamboo Rod and Hackle world, have a book signed, receive some tips, and learn from the experts present. Joining in the celebration this year will be Bob Clousero Joe Humphreys, Ed Jaworowski and Ed Shenk
Thq evening activities will start at 6:00pm in the Carriase Room: Festivities begin with Live Music with Dr. Beth Trez, of Trez Music and Education Center, Cash Bar, Luscious Buffet, Scrumptious Dessert, Both Live & Silent Auction items of extraordinary experiences, guided trips, Collectables and Treasures.
Guest speaker will be Tom Dorsev of Thomas & Thomas Rod Company.
A Marinaro “Maxwell” bamboo rod is being built by Bill Harms and Tom Whittle, two of the finest cane rod builders today, and authors of the book Split and Glued by Vincent C. Marinaro, Both wiil be present for the rod raffle drawing. This rod is being built from one of Marinaro’s bamboo culm’s using his tapers. This rod, plus the 21″ Brown Trout carving by Steve Kimple, mounted on a solid walnut base, will be raffled off at the at the banquet at the end of the evening. Tickets can be purchased on our website www.paflyfishing,org for $I0 each for the “Maxwell” rod and $5 each for the Brown Trout carving.
Banquet tickets can be purchased for $35 each, and can be purchased on our PFFMA website home page www.paflyfishing.org, or by sending a check to: PFFMA, PO BOX 205, Boiling Springs, PA 17007
Special PFFMA member room rate of $49 available at Allenberry Resort. For overnight lodging call 800-430-5468, REGISTER EARLY rooms are limited.
NOT A MEMBER. JOIN THE PFFMA at www.paflyfishing.org
GPS-Allenherry Resorts, 1559 Boiling Springs Road, Boiling Springs PA 17007