Tuesday: Fly fishing rehab for veterans topic of Olympic Fly Fishers meeting

Jesse Scott from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc.will speak at the Tuesday, Nov. 12 Olympic Fly Fishers meeting, to be held at the Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center, 23000 Lakeview Dr.

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities including education and outings. Scott has developed a device, the Evergreen Hand, that allows individuals with damaged or missing limbs to tie flies with one hand, and another device, Casting Partner, that allows a person to cast and retrieve a fly line with one functional arm.

The meeting starts at 6 p.m. with a social hour followed by dinner and Scott’s presentation. The meeting is free. Dinner is $20. Guest are welcome. Learn more here.

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