Trout Unlimited

Madmen Chapter
 
Conserving, Protecting and Restoring Ohio's Coldwater Fisheries and Their Watersheds
Calendar

Please take a few moments to review the list of upcoming workdays, special events and activities happening on the Mad River. If you have any questions or want more information on something you see on the calendar, please send us an email using the links on the contacts page.


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Historic Links:   2015 Calendar
 
Date Time Event Location Contact Comments
January 2016
Jan 4 7:00pm-
8:00pm
PHWFF - Introductory Program Overview VFW Grove City, OH John Davis/
Mark Driver
PHWFF / VFW Grove City
Jan 5 7:00pm-
8:30pm
PHWFF - Fly Fishing 101 Basics Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
John Davis PHWFF
Jan
15-17
see link Cleveland Outdoor Adventure Show I-X Center - International Exposition Center - Cleveland, OH   Show Details.
Jan 16 9:30am-
11:30am
PHWFF - Rod Building Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
John Davis PHWFF - Closed session
Finish Rods already started.
Jan 20 7:00pm-
8:30pm
PHWFF - Fly Tying Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
John Davis PHWFF
Jan 27 9:30am-
12:30pm
Veteran-Center Care Day
PHWFF Display
Chalmers P Wylie Veterans
Ambulatory Care Center
420 N James Road, Columbus, OH 43227
John Davis PHWFF
Jan 30 9:30am-
4:00pm
Northern Ohio Fly Fishing Expo Cuyahoga Valley Career Center (see link)   Show Details.

February 2016
Feb 6 9:00am-
4:00pm
BUFF - Greater Cincinnati Fly Fishing Show Oasis Conference Center   Details on the Buckeye United Fly Fishers website.
Feb
12-14
see site Columbus Fishing Expo Lausche Building on the Ohio State Fairgrounds in Columbus, Ohio.   columbusfishingexpo.com
Feb 18 ?am?-
?pm?
PHWFF Intro Overview for Veteran Support Group Chalmers P Wylie Veterans
Ambulatory Care Center
420 N James Road, Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF
Feb 24 7:00pm-
9:00pm
PHWFF - Fly Tying Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF

March 2016
Mar 1  - This years Ohio Fishing licenses go on sale License Agents or ODNR On-line lisense sales    
Mar 1 7:00pm-
8:30pm
PHWFF - Fly Fishing 101 Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF
Mar 10  - The Fly Fishing Film Tour (F3T) Gateway Film Center F3T Contact Mad River Outfitters for tickets and information.
Mar 12 9:30am-
11:30am
PHWFF - Rod Building Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF - Closed session
Finish Rods already started.
Mar
12-13
see site Midwest Fly Fishing Expo Warren, Michigan   website
Mar
13-16
- National PHWFF Meeting Orlando, Florida   PHWFF
Mar 23 7:00pm-9:00pm PHWFF - Fly Tying Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF
Mar 26 9:30am-
11:30am
PHWFF - Rod Building Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF - Closed session
Finish Rods already started.

April 2016
Apr 2 ?pm-?pm PHWFF - Summit For Soldiers
Music Festival
- Mark Anderson PHWFF
Apr 5 6pm-?pm Public Forum - Mad River
Finding Common Ground
6609 St. Rt. 47E Bellefontaine 43311 Forum Flier Benjamin Logan High School Auditorium
Apr 13 7:00pm-9:00pm PHWFF - Fly Casting 101 The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF
Apr 15 9:30am-12:30pm PHWFF - Fly Fishing Instruction & Outing with Big Walnut Middle School Volunteers Needed! Big Walnut Middle School
777 Cheshire Road, Sunbury, OH 43074
John Davis PHWFF - Assist students and Veterans with catching a fish on the fly. Program includes a casting clinic and fishing.
Apr 16 9:00am-
4:00pm
Castapalooza 2016 Hidden Valley Park on Ohio's Grand River   Free of Charge!
Castapalooza on facebook
Apr 17 9:00am-1:00pm Monitoring/Sampling Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Don Boysel or
Don Dean
(rain date: 4/24)
Apr 27 7:00pm-9:00pm PHWFF - Local Fly Fishing The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson PHWFF
Apr 30 9:00am-Noon ***Madmen Chapter #477 Annual Meeting*** Champaign County Historical Society Museum in Urbana   Annual Meeting Info

May 2016
May 10 6:00pm-9:00pm PHWFF Fish Outing National Church Residences National Headquarters 2335 N. Bank Drive, Columbus 43220 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) PHWFF

June 2016
Jun 8 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing
Rescheduled
Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Rescheduled to June 15th
Jun 11 9:00am-1:00pm Monitoring/Sampling Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Don Boysel or
Don Dean
(rain date: 6/25)
Jun 15 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.
Jun 18 10:00am-2:00pm Mad River clean-up Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Ron Lewis Clean-Up
Jun 18 9:00am PHWFF Intro to Fly Fishing for Veterans Darby Bend Lakes Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Veterans must register by clicking this text
Jun 22 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing
Cancelled
Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.
Cancelled

July 2016
Jul 13 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.
Jul 27 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.

August 2016
Aug 10 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.
Aug 13 9:00am-1:00pm Monitoring/Sampling Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Don Boysel or
Don Dean
(rain date: 8/20)
Aug 24 6:00pm-8:30pm PHWFF Fish Outing Franklin Park Conservatory Ponds - 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) Franklin Park PHWFF Fish Outing - MEET AT THE COMMONS.
Aug 26-30 8:00pm-various PHWFF - American Legion Convention Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St., Cinncinati, OH 45202
Mark Anderson (PHWFF) PHWFF

September 2016
Sep 7 9:30am-1:00pm PHWFF Darby Dan Farm Fish Outing 801 Darby Creek Road, Galloway, Ohio 43119 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) PHWFF - Need 12 guide volunteers to assist.
Sep 10 5:45am-6:30pm PHWFF - Castalia Fish Outing ODNR Castalia Fish Hatchery, 7018 Homegardner Rd. Castalia, Ohio 44824 Mark Anderson (PHWFF) PHWFF Combined Program Event (Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus and Dayton programs) Limited Slots - Columbus Program will depart in a caravan for the trip up and back- RSVP a Must
Sep 16 9:30am-12:30pm PHWFF - FF Outing at Ross Lake with Chillicothe VA Ross Lake, Chillicothe, OH - The boat ramp and main fishing area is located off of West Hydell Road (Township Road 238) PHWFF Rain date 9/30
Sep 30 - 2015 Volunteer Hours need to be filed to Don Boysel Categories for 2015 Volunteer Hours Don Boysel  

October 2016
Oct 9 8:00am-noon Trail Maintenance Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Don Boysel or
Don Dean
If you plan on helping with the trail maintenance, please meet Tom Allen and Dave Dailey at the State Rte 36 parking lot at 800 AM. Bring gloves as you will be clearing trails at 36, 29 and Pimtown Rd. This is in preparation for the Clean-up the following weekend.
Oct 9 9:00am-1:00pm Monitoring/Sampling Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Don Boysel or
Don Dean
Meet at the State Rte 36 parking lot between 830-900 AM. We will be Monitoring 6 locations. Bring waders if you want to help sample.(rain date: 10/23)
Oct 15 10:00am-2:00pm Mad River clean-up Meet at St. Rte. 36 Bridge Ron Lewis Clean-Up
Oct 29 2:00pm-?? Mad River Public Forum Gloria Theater Downtown Urbana - 216 S Main St, Urbana, OH 43078 Don Boysel TU

November 2016

December 2016
Dec 13 7:00pm-
9:00pm
PHWFF - Fly Tying Workshop The Commons at Livingston
3349 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43227
Mark Anderson
John Davis
PHWFF
Dec ?? ?:00pm-
?:00pm
TU Madmen Board Meeting TBD   TU

Project Work Dates:

2016 - TBD


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