Calendar of Events

All general membership meetings are changing in 2017!  The general meetings are moving to the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the VFW Post.  Note the day and time change for the meetings!

2018 Windsor Rd, Loves Park, IL 61111 – Click here for a map.  

Beginning in April the Executive Committee meetings will be held the fourth Tuesday on the month at 6:30PM at the VFW Post 

September 19 General Meeting – Featured speaker Michael Hanson, guide from Praire Du Sac WI, will present information on river muskies.  His talk will focus on the Wisconsin River and Lake Wisconsin.   We will also vote on outing locations for next years schedule.

September 26 Executive Committee Meeting

October 17 General Meeting  We will discuss the two upcoming outings Deer/Bone/Apple/ Wapogasset and the Lake Sissabagama Area.  In addition, the muskie fishing equipment of James Lavern will be on sale.

October 26  Executive Committee Meeting

November 21 General Meeting

November 28 Executive Committee Meeting

December 19 General Meeting Annual Christmas Party – bring a snack to pass and a wrapped muskie fishing related item to swap and steal from a fellow Flatlander.
Here’s the list of outings we have planned for 2017:

April 29: StoryLake, IL
May 13:   Lake Waubesa and Lake Monona
July 15-22: Lake of the Woods – Bay Store Camp – At this time we still have four opening – contact Steve Ruhmann
Sept. 22-24: St. Croix River Cancelled due to no accommodations – Replaced by  Capital City Muskie’s Inc Pit Challenge – September 23
Oct. 20-22: Deer, Bone, Apple River and Wapogasset – Recommended accommodations – Black Smith Shop Motel north of Balsam Lake and Luck Country Inn in Luck, WI.
November 10-12: Big Sissabagama Area – Recommended accommodations – New Mountain Bed and Breakfast.  We have also located a few rental cabins on the lake that could be a great place to center our outing. 

In addition, these are chapter recommended trips:

Gil Hamm Chapter Challunge August 23 – 25, 2017, Red Wing Lodge,
Lake of the Woods ON
We will actually fish Saturday and return on Saturday August 19 – 26

Capital City Muskie’s Inc Pit Challenge – September 23