Front Porch: Experience the passion of fly-fishing
The Northwest Fly Fishing Show, featuring fly-tiers, casting demonstrations and seminars, is planned Feb. 16-17 at the Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. SW.
The event will also feature the International Fly Fishing Film Festival, scheduled for 6:30 the first night of the show. According to International Fly Fishing Film Festival producers, "the showing will consist of short and feature length films produced by professional and amateur filmmakers from all corners of the globe, showcasing the passion, lifestyle and culture of fly fishing."
The Fly Fishing Show hours are 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Feb. 16 and 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 17. Tickets cost $15 for one day or $25 for a two-day pass. Prices vary for children, active military and Scouts younger than 16 and in uniform.
Film festival tickets are $15; $10 with admission to the Fly Fishing Show.
For a complete list of seminars and demonstrations, go to www.flyfishingshow.com.
Clear the clutter: Professional organizer Monika Kristofferson will teach a workshop at 2 p.m. Feb. 10 on how to clear out the piles of paperwork and keep the papers you need at your fingertips.
The free program is at the Snohomish Library, 311 Maple Ave.
Attendance is limited. To sign up, call 360-568-2898 or go to www.sno-isle.org.
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