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Professional fisherman Lefty Kreh

Internationally known fly-fishing experts, Lefty Kreh, and Flip Pallot will be back in Bristol for the Bristol Public Library's 2011 Discovery Series.

May 17, 2011

Professional fisherman Lefty Kreh, is the author of 26 books on fly-fishing. He has taught fly-casting to presidents, kings and queens. He has literally fished around the globe and has also fished local rivers in the Bristol area.

Flip Pallot is the host of ESPN’s award-winning show, Walker’s Cay Chronicles and of Flip Pallot’s Fishing the Florida Keys. He is a pioneer in the design and development of fly rods and reels and has authored 3 books on fly-fishing. He has also fished extensively in fresh and salt water throughout the world.

Fishing enthusiasts, or those who wish to learn, are invited to the Fishing Clinic on Saturday, May 21st at 10 am at Sugar Hollow Park. (Bristol, VA, Exit 7 off of I-81). This event is free of charge. Bring your fly or spinning rod to join these instructors for an exciting and informative day. Come rain or shine. Children are welcome. Keep Bristol Beautiful will also be hosting a rain barrel project in conjunction with the Fishing Clinic.

For questions, call 276.821.6148 or visit www.bristol-library.org.