You must not use the aforesaid artful sport for covetousness, merely for the increasing or saving of your money, but mainly for your enjoyment and to procure the health of your body and, more especially, of your soul. -Dame Juliana Berners, A Treatyse of Fyshynge with an Angle, 1496.


Posted on December 27, 2017

Dec 26 we had our annual fly tying round up. Members were crafting flutter spoons for shad, tying woven stone fly nymphs and caddis dry and emerger patterns. See you next meeting Jan 29

2018 Learn To Fly Fish Course

Posted on December 11, 2017

The 2018 Learn To Fly Fish Course will be held on April 28th, 2018 at Warwick Park. For more information click HERE.

September Meeting

Posted on September 26, 2017

Big thanks to Steve Turrisi from The Sporting Gentleman for his extremely knowledgeable presentation on "Fishing Valley Creek" at our September meeting. Steve went over the different sections of the creek, fly presentation, flies he's had success with, history of the creek and more.

Check out our Fall 2017 Newsletter!

Posted on September 13, 2017

There are some great articles and stories by John Burgos, Skip Krause, and Emerson Cannon as well as an update on Project Healing Waters and more information on their fundraising auction now underway. Click HERE to view the entire newsletter.

2017 Fall Calendar of Events released!

Posted on August 4, 2017

We just posted our Fall Calendar of Events. Click HERE to view the entire lineup!

Check out our Spring 2017 Newsletter!

Posted on june 2, 2017

We just posted our Spring 2017 Edition of STREAMSIDE featuring John Burgos's "End of Season Review", "Finding Bite Windows" by Domenick Swentosky, and "Fun On The Little Juniata River" by Joe King Click HERE to view the entire newsletter.

April Raffle

Posted on May 3, 2017

At our April meeting we had our 50-50 raffle which included:
Cash prize
A nine weight fly rod
A custom tying bench donated by Mike Ferraro
Dale Becker won the nine weight fly rod. Ed Kody won the tying bench. Dom Swentosky won the 50-50 for $140.
Thanks to all the participants and our sponsors, French Creek Outfitters, Sporting Gentleman and TCO.

Learn to Fly Fish Course 2017

Posted on May 1, 2017

Another successful Learn to Fly Fish course took place Saturday April 29th. 30 plus students took part in learning the many phases of fly fishing with the help of our top notch instructors! It was our first time at Warwick Park and all went well including the weather. See more pictures HERE

April Meeting 2017

Posted on April 25, 2017

Thanks to Bill Anderson for an amazing presentation on his efforts in preserving the Little Juniata River. Bill is the Director and President of the Little Juniata River Association

February Stocking

Posted on February 27, 2017

Thanks to DJL members for another successful stocking of French Creek fly fishing only section. For more pictures click HERE

Helping out our veterans

Posted on February 7, 2017

Project Healing Waters is a great organization and presents an opportunity for all anglers to give back to a special group of people in our community. Here, one of DJL's founding members, Jack Mickievicz demonstrating rod building techniques for a veteran building his own fly rod.

January 30 Meeting

Posted on January 31, 2017

Thanks a ton Domenick Swentosky! Your program on "The Mono Rig" was outstanding. Our club was very appreciative of your in depth informative presentation
See his BLOG for this and many other topics.

Check out our Winter 2017 Newsletter!

Posted on January 17, 2017

We just posted our Winter 2017 Edition of STREAMSIDE featuring Bob Molzahn's "Notes from the Tying Bench" telling us what's going on for 2017, "A December Fishing Story" by Mike Ferraro, and much more! Click HERE to view the entire newsletter.

2017 Spring Event Calendar Announced

Posted on January 4, 2017

Click HERE to view the Spring 2017 Event Calendar

Project Healing Waters

Posted on September 19, 2016

The following is a thank you card the club received from Project Healing Waters

IFFF Council Name Change

Posted on October 2, 2013

Our International Federation of Fly Fishers (IFFF) council name has changes from "Mid-Atlantic" to "Chesapeake". Click HERE to find out more about the Chesapeake Council.

Congratulations! You've found our new website!

Posted on January 1, 2012

This is the new home page for the Dame Juliana League Fly Fishers DJL Over the coming months we will be adding some new features in order to keep you better informed of the clubs activities, and hopefully provide some tools so that current members can contribute to our photo gallery and journal. For the very latest, check our calendar of events. -Tight Lines!