Fly fishermen’s meeting slated Jan. 8

The monthly meeting of the Housatonic Fly Fishermen’s Association will be held Thursday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m., at the St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 65 North Main Street, Wallingford. Tim Barry, supervising fisheries biologist with Ct DEEP will talk about trout stocking in Connecticut and possible changes in the future.

The HFFA is dedicated to preserving and protecting the Housatonic River as well as furthering the sport of fly fishing. Monthly meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month from September through June. Meetings include featured speakers on various fly fishing subjects, fresh- and saltwater fly tying demonstrations, as well as door prizes. The meeting is free and open to the public. Membership applications will be available for those that want to join the HFFA. Refreshments will be served.