LINCOLN – People looking to learn the basics of fly fishing are invited to attend Fly Fishing School on June 20 at Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium and Schramm Park State Recreation Area.
This six-hour class will be presented by the Cornhusker Fly Fishers beginning at 9 a.m. It will cover such things as casting, terminology, fly selection, catching fish, strategies, fish food, and ethical handling and releasing of fish.
The cost is $15. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. To sign up, contact Cornhusker Fly Fishers at cornhuskerflyfishers.org. The aquarium is located 7 miles south of Gretna on Nebraska Highway 31.