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Welcome to the Long Beach Casting Club. If you like fly fishing, or want to learn more about fly casting, fly tying or rod building, you’re at the right place. Browse the website to find out more about us!

Monthly Meeting:  One Hour to Learn You Up on Photography with Michael Miller, March 30, 2017 at 7:00pm

This month’s speaker will be Michael Miller.  Michael has spent 30 years in the world of commercial and advertising photography. He has spent another 12 years as a professor of photography at California State University, Northridge. Michael’s program is:

“I am planning on teaching you some basics. I am referring to how a camera works and how it controls the light that you let into it. I want to get your camera off automatic and back in your control. Finally, I want to help you design the image to make it more interesting.

“Then I will start asking you questions. Why are you taking photographs in the first place? Who is going to look at them and what do you think they want to see? You already know how to take pictures of naked fish. What about the rest of the fishing trip?

So if you want to get a lot more out of your camera then please join us at the March Monthly Meeting on Thursday, March 30th at 7:00 pm.

See you there!  Details.

Nooner Lunch: Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Come and join us for our Nooner Lunch on March 15 (Note: 3rd Wednesday of the month) at Noon.

Menu for this month will be Tri-tip sandwiches with all the fixings.
Appreciate if you can bring a desert of your choice.

Hope to see you there!

Southwestern Tournament: Hosted by Long Beach Casting Club, February 18 and 19

The Southwestern Tournament at the Long Beach Casting Club was held on February 18 and 19.  Click here for the Tournament Page to view the results.

Project Healing Waters Southwest Regional Conference at Long Beach Casting Club, February 18 and 19

On February 18-19, 2017, Southwest Regional Coordinator Carole Katz, eleven Southwest Program Leads, and CEO Todd Desgrosseilliers gathered at the Long Beach Casting Club for the 2017 Southwest Region Conference. For more information about the Southwest Regional Conference outcome, click here.

Club Casts: Sundays at 9:00am

Preparation for our next trip starts with a tune-up on casting techniques.  Join us for Sunday casts, better yet, gather your fishing buddies for a friendly round of the Trout Fly game!  We have new targets in the pond for use anytime.  The Club Casts will start at 9:00am on Sundays, October 9 and 23, November 6 and 20.  Coffee and donuts served to all.  Hopefully, your skills will be sharpened for your next trip, perhaps for the next tournament?  The Long Beach Casting Club will be hosting the South Western Casting Tournament on February 17 and 18, 2017.

Fly Tying Forum: Wednesday’s at 7pm

Our weekly fly tying forum provides members with a chance to learn new techniques and flies or to just show up and tie what they like/need. Contact David Boyer for details.

LBCC Library List Now Available

The list of books and DVD’s available for check-out from the club library is now viewable online. We’ve had a large number of recent additions so download the list and make your selections. A searchable LBCC Library Catalog is now available for download.

EVERYONE IS WELCOME! You do not have to be a member to participate in most of our activities, including our monthly Club Trips.

Check out our newsletter for more information on our plethora of upcoming events!

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