Attention Scouts: On Saturday October 6th there will be an opportunity to to receive your Fly Fishing Merit Badge. The class will be held from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm at the American Legion Post 6. The Merit Badge class will be taught by Bob Shannon, owner of The Fly Rod Shop in Stowe, Vermont (Scout member Alexander Shannon`s father). The fly fishing merit badge will cover topics on fly fishing equipment, casting techniques, tying flies, hooking, playing and releasing fish, and fishing conservation and ethics. All equipment will be provided. The class is limited to 8 scouts and you must be registered by Sunday September, 30th with Alexander if you plan to attend. The day will be split between class room time and outside activities and will be held rain or shine. Scouts must provide their own snacks and lunches, and must have weather appropriate clothing.