Calendar of Events

Upcoming General Meetings & Speakers

Please plan on joining us for our regularly scheduled monthly meetings featuring great speakers and terrific members!

7:30 PM, Second Thursday of each month from September – May
Chester Valley Grange
3285 Phoenixville Pike
Malvern, PA 19432
Longitude 75.5410071 West, Latitude 40.0765783 North
 Click here for directions
(No meeting in March due to Trout Show)

December 12, 2019

Faith Zerbe, senior scientist and Water Watch Director of the Delaware Riverkeeper Network, will be giving a presentation on “Hot Issues Facing the Delaware River and Its Tributaries”.

January 9, 2020

Dr. Erik Silldorff will be giving a presentation entitled “Experimental Return of American Eels to Control Invasive Crayfish & Restore Ecological Structure in Pickering Creek”, a collaboration among DRN, Academy of Natural Sciences, Western PA Conservancy / PA Fish & Boat Commission / PA Natural Heritage Program, USGS, and Green Valleys Watershed Association

Dr. Silldorff is the Restoration Director and senior scientist at the Delaware Riverkeeper Network. As a stream ecologist and statistician, Erik brings an ecological focus to both protection and restoration efforts throughout the Delaware River Basin, seeking to maintain ecological health where it persists and restore ecological health in degraded streams and rivers.

February 13, 2020

Fly tying. Watch some of the area’s best fly tiers at work.

March 28, 2020

40th Annual VFTU Trout Show

Lionville Middle School
550 West Uwchlan Ave, Exton, PA 19341

Featured Speaker:
Tom Gilmore
Pennsylvania Blue Ribbon Trout Streams

NOTE: no general meeting in March due to Trout Show

Upcoming Events in 2020

24, 25, & 26

Fly Fishing Show
Friday: 9am – 6pm   Saturday: 8:30am – 6pm   Sunday: 9am – 4:30pm
The New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center
97 Sunfield Avenue
Edison, NJ 08837

March 7 & 8

Fly Fishing Show
Saturday: 9am – 5:30pm   Sunday: 9am – 4:30pm
Lancaster County Convention Center
3 East Vine Street
Lancaster, PA 17602

March 28

VFTU Trout Show
Lionville Middle School

May 17

VFTU Fly Fishing School

May 28—30

VFTU 5th Annual Little Juniata Spring Trip

Recurring Monthly Events

1st Thursday

VFTU Board Meeting 7:30 pm One Room Schoolhouse East Bradford Municipal Complex

2nd Thursday

VFTU General Meeting 7:30 pm Chester Valley Grange September through May (except no March meeting due to Trout Show)

3rd Tuesday

Valley Creek Restoration Partnership 10:00 am – noon East Whiteland Township Building Meeting Room

Every 2nd, 3rd & 4th Monday

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Royersford Program 6:30 -9:00 pm Royersford VFW

Every Monday

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing West Bradford Community Program 6:00 pm West Bradford Fire Hall

Every Wednesday

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing CVAMC Program   6:00 – 8:00 pm Coatesville Veterans Administration Medical Center